Platinum sponsor

Making healthcare better is our priority, and we believe medical technology can play an even greater role in improving people’s lives. With challenges facing families and healthcare systems — such as rising costs, aging populations, and the burden of chronic disease — we are using the power of technology to take healthcare Further, Together.

Innovation and collaboration are central to who we are. Since the late 1940s, we have been working with others to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life. Today, we are a medical technology leader, employing more than 84,000 people worldwide, and offering therapies and solutions that enable greater efficiency, access, and value — for healthcare systems, providers, and the people they serve. Learn more at Medtronic.com.

Gold sponsor

From creating the first sutures, to revolutionizing surgery with minimally invasive procedures, Ethicon, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, has made significant contributions to surgery for more than 60 years. Our continuing dedication to Shape the Future of Surgery is built on our commitment to help address the world's most pressing healthcare issues, and improve and save more lives. Through Ethicon's surgical technologies and solutions including sutures, staplers, energy devices, trocars and hemostats and our commitment to treat serious medical conditions like obesity and cancer worldwide, we deliver innovation to make a life-changing impact.

Silver sponsor

At Novo Nordisk, we are driving change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases.
Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic diseases: haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity.
Obesity is a serious, chronic disease that affects more than 650 million people1 around the world with a profound impact on individuals, families and healthcare systems. At Novo Nordisk, we are dedicated to making obesity a healthcare priority. Changing ObesityTM is our long-term commitment to improve the lives of people with obesity by changing how the world sees, prevents and treats their obesity.
We work to build healthier environments to enable improved health, to foster empathy for people with obesity and make obesity a healthcare priority and to ensure people with obesity have access to science-based and comprehensive care.

Bronze sponsors

Olympus MEA is the headquarters for the Middle East and Africa region, a subsidiary of Olympus Europa SE & CO. KG. A worldwide leading manufacturer of optical and digital precision technology, Olympus has been providing innovative, state-of-the-art medical systems, solutions for life sciences and industry as well as camera and audio products for 100 years. The company’s award-winning products are instrumental in detecting, preventing and healing illness, driving scientific research and documenting life with artistic freedom. In the hands of its customers, Olympus’ high-tech products help to make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling – today and in the future.

Olympus MEA is proud to be a Bronze sponsor at the Gulf Metabolic & Bariatric Surgical Society Conference this year.

Since it's establishment in 1990, Alnozha Medical dedicated capabilities and knowledge to supply healthcare providers and medical centers in the Saudi and neighboring (regional) markets with high quality specialized healthcare and medical products, devices and equipment, while maintaining quality and excellence in business practices for the good health and wellbeing of patients and the community.

Alnozha Medical is committed to achieving customer satisfaction through compliance to requirements, maintenance of the quality management system and continuous improvement of its processes, products and services.

Alnozha Medical aims to be well recognized supplier of high quality specialized niche medical products, devices and equipment to the healthcare industry in the Middle East and the gulf, pioneering in introducing healthcare and medical innovations, understanding and fulfilling our customers needs as well as exceeding expectations

Al Nozha Medical business areas are:

  • Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Neuro/Spine Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • other surgical specialities

KARL STORZ, which was founded in 1945 as a two-person operation, has grown into a globally active player that now stands for innovative excellence in endoscopy for human and veterinary medicine and for industrial applications. Thanks to a high-quality, full-range product line that covers all medical specialties, KARL STORZ customers receive everything from a single source: from endoscopic instruments to high-tech documentation solutions, fully integrated OR's, and software-based process solutions.

For the surgical treatment of morbid obesity, we provide minimally invasive solutions; Laparoscopic procedures involving large patients require special instrumentation, and KARL STORZ offers an extensive line of high-precision, cost-effective specialty instruments.

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Solomon Jacob
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