with the commencement of the academic year after a long summer break,
the new season for major trade exhibitions begins with the opening of
computer and health care shows in Jeddah later this month.
described as the greatest phenomenon in the ongoing communications
revolution, are expected to steal the Compu.Net show being
organized at the Jeddah International Exhibitions and
Convention Center from Sept. 13 to 18. The biennial Saudi Health
Care will follow from Sept. 26 to 30.
Compu.Net is an
international event for computing, computer shopper, the Internet,
office equipment and accessories, according to the organizers,
Al-Harithy Company for Exhibitions (ACE). Also incorporating the show
is LIVE — the Kingdom’s fourth international event for audiovisual,
electronic and photographic equipment, and consumer appliances.
assumes importance in the context that the Internet is now well
established in the Kingdom and mobile communications continue
to expand,” an ACE official told Arab News yesterday.
“CommTel and Compu.Net bring all the latest developments in this
hi-tech digital world to your doorstep,” he added.
The twin event will
also showcase a computer shopper section.
The Saudi Health
Care will be the 11th anniversary edition of the Kingdom’s
international medical, insurance, dental, pharmaceutical, scientific
equipment and lab ware exhibition combined with a series of
Austria will be
among many leading countries to have their official pavilions at the
other major international events that follow include an international
trade fare incorporating a franchise pavilion with Fashion Arabia
from Oct. 8 to 12; and the 23rd annual Jeddah international motor show
from Oct. 21 to 26. The last event of the year will be the 2nd annual
international book fair from Nov. 21 to 30.