2021 Industry Partners

Platinum Sponsors

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of health care and nutrition. Its products and services are designed to help people and planet thrive by supporting efforts to master the major challenges presented by a growing and aging global population. Bayer is committed to drive sustainable development and generate a positive impact with its businesses. At the same time, the Group aims to increase its earning power and create value through innovation and growth. The Bayer brand stands for trust, reliability and quality throughout the world. In fiscal 2020, the Group employed around 100,000 people and had sales of 41.4 billion euros. R&D expenses before special items amounted to 4.9 billion euros.

For more than a century, MSD, a leading global biopharmaceutical company, has been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for the world’s most challenging diseases. MSD is a trade name of Merck & Co., Inc., with headquarters in Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. Through our prescription medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies and animal health products, we work with customers and operate in more than 140 countries to deliver innovative health solutions. We also demonstrate our commitment to increasing access to health care through far-reaching policies, programs and partnerships. Today, MSD continues to be at the forefront of research to advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and communities around the world – including cancer, emerging animal diseases, Alzheimer’s disease and infectious diseases including HIV and Ebola.

MSD products has been present for over 30 years in the GULF region through its local distributors in the UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar & Oman and MSD ranks amongst the leading pharmaceutical companies in the region. MSD provides innovative medications in several therapeutic areas, including Anti-Infectives, Diabetes, HCV, HIV, Oncology and Anesthesia in addition to several specialized Vaccines.

Gold Sponsors

Lumenis is a global leader in the field of minimally-invasive clinical solutions for the Surgical, Ophthalmology and Aesthetic markets, and is a world-renowned expert in developing and commercializing innovative energy-based technologies, including Laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Radio-Frequency (RF).

Julphar is one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa and one of the leading producers of insulin in the world.

The company was established in 1980 under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Saqr Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, the late ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and since then Julphar has been delivering high quality, innovative and affordable healthcare solutions to families across the globe.

Our business is centered on three core business units – Julphar Diabetes Solutions, General Medicines and our consumer division, Julphar Life. Our medicines target major therapeutic segments including Gastrointestinal Tract (GIT), Respiratory, Pain Management, Wounds and Scars, Anti-infectives, Anemia, Gynecology, Dermatology, Erectile Dysfunction and Cardiology.

We employ 5,000 people and distribute our products to more than 50 countries on five continents. Our 16 internationally accredited facilities in Africa, the Middle East and Asia produce more than a million boxes of medicine a day. In 2012, we became one of the world’s largest producers of insulin thanks to our state-of-the-art UAE-based biotechnology facility.

SAJA is a joint venture between the premier Saudi healthcare company Tamer industries and two of the leading Japanese Pharmaceutical companies, the Japanese Partners which are Daichi Sankyo Company Ltd, and Astellas Pharma Inc, Both companies are major players in the Japanese healthcare sector, each with an impressive portfolio of ethical medicine.

SAJA has rich portfolio of different therapeutic classes,
Our Urology franchise include the following items:
Omnic Ocas® (Tamsulosin HCL)
Vesicare® (Solifenacin Succinate)
Betmiga® (Mirabegron)
Depojoy® ( Dapoxetine)

Silver Sponsors

Astellas is a global pharmaceutical company dedicated to changing tomorrow by improving people’s health through developing reliable first-in-line and best-in-class therapy options in our specialization areas – Oncology, Urology, Transplantation, Anti-Infectives and Pain management. Aiming to improve the lives of cancer patients we are focusing our R&D and partnership efforts into precision medicine – more than 12 separate innovative therapies are under clinical development targeting prostate cancer and other solid tumors like breast cancer, lung cancer, and bladder cancer, as well as hematological malignancies.

AstraZeneca (LSE/STO/Nasdaq: AZN) is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas – Oncology, Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolism, and Respiratory & Immunology. Based in Cambridge, UK, AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

Innovation and commitment

Driven by a constant scientific innovation approach and quality values, trust and proximity, we are known for placing the patient at the heart of our commitment. Our leading solutions for Interventional Urology make it easier for you to practice medicine.

For more than 120 years, and by working together with surgeons, we have initiated scientific and therapeutic advances of the highest order. Our expertise and the high quality of our industrial processes contribute to offering you approved medical materials worldwide.

Our solutions to transform patient care

The range of products has been entirely designed to make patients’ lives easier.

  • Endourology: a wide range of disposable products for stone management like Dormia® stone extractors, Ureteral stents, Access sheath (Retrace®) and guidewires. We have extended our line with an innovative digital solution to remove ureteral stents in one step: Isiris® α . The product is a single use flexible cystoscope with an integrated grasper.
  • Women’s Health: slings (Altis®, Aris®), and lightweight meshes (Restorelle®), to treat stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapses.
  • Men’s Health: male sling (Virtue®), inflatable penile implants (Titan® Touch), as well as malleable implants (Genesis®) to treat erectile dysfunction.
  • Specialty Intervention: a wide range of drains and a suction/irrigation device for laparoscopy (Elefant®). Disposable devices related to the handling of prostatic disorders: prostatic catheters (X-Flow®, Prostaflow), post operative bags (Cysto-Care®), bladder evacuator; and also addressing bladder and suprapubic drainage, urethral strictures, voiding dysfunctions, bladder outflow obstruction and other urological conditions (Cystodrain®).

A trusted partner at your side

Because your patients have specific needs and your expectations are demanding, customer service and sales representatives are available whenever you need them, to help you find the right solutions to your specific requirements.

Together, we can make life easier for patients with intimate healthcare needs

Elis Pharmaceuticals is engaged in developing, marketing and commercializing proprietary medicines. We are commercializing in the Middle East, our flagship product, Vitaros® (Alprostadil), a small drop of topical cream used to treat erectile dysfunction, which is designed for use, in the form of disposable applicators. Vitaros® has significant efficacy, including difficult to treat populations:
• Who don’t respond satisfactorily to PDE5 Inhibitors.
• Diabetic Patients.
• Hypertensive & Cardiac Patients
• Patients on Nitrates and Alpha Blockers.
• Prostatectomy Patients.

Vitaros is approved by MHRA, health Canada and registered in almost 30 countries including UAE, Lebanon.

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Merck is a vibrant team of specialists in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. We share a love of science and a passion for technology.

We are world market leader in fertility treatments and the only company to offer recombinant versions of the three natural hormones needed to treat infertility as well as a complete and clinically proven portfolio of fertility treatment at every stage of the reproductive cycle. In this way, we want to help couples to realize their dream of having a baby. Building on our fertility expertise that goes back to 1906 we continuously generated fertility innovation. 20 years ago, we were able to bring to market the world’s first recombinant human product to treat infertility. This initiated a new era of research and development, and due in part to our innovations an estimated 3 million babies have been brought into the world. The treatment journey is challenging for patients, and we aim to make this journey as easy as possible for them. For some of our products we developed convenient and ready-to-use injection devices. With these pre-filled pens there is no more need for mixing which helps to improve treatment experience as well as reduce potential mixing and dosing errors.

Striving to further extend our global footprint, we are committed to strengthening the core of our drug business with focus on growth markets. We are dedicated to providing high quality products to the patients and to ensuring the needed infrastructure to achieve this. We drive innovation, and continuous scientific progress is the basis to improve ART outcomes for patients.

Zhuhai PUSEN Medical Technology Co.,Ltd., is an innovative medical technology enterprise integrating R & D, production and marketing, focus on providing innovative and high quality medical products for clinical practice. We adhere to the development concept of “Base on the clinic and serve the clinic”, keep innovating to bring more safer medical products to clinic.

Wellspect is a part of Dentsply Sirona, the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental solutions.

One might wonder what continence products have to do with teeth, and the simple answer is heritage. Astra Tech had a dental business and a healthcare business. When Astra Tech was acquired by DENTSPLY International (today Dentsply Sirona) both the dental and the healthcare businesses were kept within the group, and the healthcare business became Wellspect. 

Wellspect is a business with a heart. We listen carefully to our network of users, healthcare professionals and scientists to find ways to improve continence care. We also do this in a genuine and compassionate way, demonstrating a genuine curiosity and concern for our users’ needs. This deep understanding is strengthened by our vast knowledge and experience within the field, ensuring that together, we find the most relevant solutions.

E-Partners

Al Umnia Medical is established in 2009 at the centre of the region’s business hub Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Al Umnia Medical commenced with only four employees, today the number of staff exceeds thirty.

With a business model based on the distribution and sale of medical devices and equipment, the company has grown from representing a single device manufacturer to having twelve global manufacturing partners.

The company’s sustained growth is attributed to the strong customer focus.

Al Umnia Medical is proud to contribute to the improvement of medical procedures by connecting a robust network of key opinion leaders in the medical field throughout the region to high quality, high functionality, world class products.

Headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Pharmax is a GMP-licensed international manufacturer and distributor of high-quality medications into most regulated markets globally. Our manufacturing facility is equipped with European sourced equipment and instruments, which meet the stringent quality norms of Europe and other international regulatory agencies to deliver high quality medications.

Pharmax offers a wide range of diversified products covering different therapeutic areas like:

• Cardiology
• Urology
• Gastroenterology
• CNS
• Pain management
• Nutraceuticals
• Antihistamines

Pierre Fabre is the second largest dermo-cosmetics laboratory in the world, the second largest private French pharmaceutical group, and the market leader in France for products sold over the counter in pharmacies. Its portfolio includes several global brands and franchises, including Eau Thermale Avène, Klorane, Ducray, René Furterer, A-Derma, Galénic, Elancyl, Naturactive, Pierre Fabre Health Care, Pierre Fabre Oral Care, Pierre Fabre Dermatologie and Pierre Fabre Oncologie.

In 2019, Pierre Fabre generated 2.4 billion euros in revenues, of which two-thirds originated from its international business.

Pierre Fabre, which has always been headquartered in the South-West of France, employs approximately 10,500 people worldwide, owns subsidiaries and offices in 45 countries and enjoys distribution agreements in over 130 countries.

Pierre Fabre is 86%-owned by the Pierre Fabre Foundation, a government-recognised public-interest foundation, and secondarily by its own employees through an international employee stock ownership plan.

In 2019, Ecocert Environment assessed the Group’s corporate social and environmental responsibility approach according to the ISO 26000 standard on sustainable development and awarded it the ECOCERT 26000 “Excellence” level.

Axis technologies established with new standards for product quality and innovation, as we focus on developing innovative supplements. The devotion to higher integrity and highest quality are a reflection of our values. We at Axis Technologies concentrating on providing our consumers with a higher and superior quality of supplements for a better and healthy life.

Quality of raw materials and ingredients are the most important part of a quality natural health supplement product

We always keep an eye on the latest updates of the dietary supplement market needs. Our target is to be the lead company for launching products which meet the needs of these parts of the market, our products are expertly designed, formulated, and produced to add health value.

Saudi Pharmaceutical Industries & Medical Appliances Corporation (SPIMACO) is a Saudi Joint–Stock company, it was established in 1986. SPIMACO Addwaeih’s core business is medical and pharmaceutical, which includes development, manufacturing and sales of pharmaceutical products and medical appliances, SPIMACO has developed a strong position in Saudi Arabia and is well positioned to sustain its growth and have a sound platform to serve export markets.

SPIMACO serves successfully several markets locally and internationally and have built superior relations with regulatory bodies and the medical professions at large. The heavy investments in regulatory, marketing, sales and international alliances gave SPIMACO the market capabilities to prosper and overtake a lot of competitors.

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THE SECOND EDITION OF INTERDISCIPLINARY UROLOGY CARE CONSORTIUM (IUCC) IS SCHEDULED TO BE HELD ON THE 21-22 MAY 2022 IN DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES. UNDER THE THEME TRANSCENDING THERAPIES, DRIVING TECHNOLOGIES, THIS INAUGURAL EVENT WILL FOCUS ON THE PROTECTIVE OF FOUR PILLARS OF UROLOGY I.E. ANDROLOGY, EMERGENCY MEDICINE, GYNECOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY.

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