Biomedical Engineering Conference


The Biomedical Engineering conference joins the Global Health Exhibition as a one-day scientific meeting, showcasing the newest trends and cutting-edge advances in biomedical engineering, medical devices and clinical innovation, whilst also addressing fundamentals including, healthcare technology management and regulatory and assessment updates. Attending delegates will be provided with a novel opportunity to hear from renowned international and regional experts who will address challenges and opportunities concerning biomedical engineering and provide strategy on the best practice for the future supported by the latest research and case studies. .  

Theme: Improving clinical outcomes through biomedical engineering and healthcare technology

  • The Biomedical Engineering Landscape: An update and review
  • Advancements and innovation
  • Healthcare technology lifecycle management
Conference Chair:
  • Eng. Hatim Najjar, Executive Director, Board Member, Saudi Scientific Society for Biomedical Engineering (SSSBE), Jeddah, KSA
  • Amer Omar Salha, Director of Medical Equipment & Planning, American Hospital, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Hasan Al-Nashash, interim Director of the Biosciences and Bioengineering Research Institute, Director of the Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program, University of Sharjah, Chair, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, IEEE EMBS (UAE chapter), Sharjah, UAE
  • Dr Ibrahim Andijani, Consultant Biomedical Engineering, Princess Sultan Medical Military City PSMMC, Certified Facility Management and Safety Hospital Surveyor, Member of Professional Accreditation Committee and Chairman of Biomedical Engineering Chapter, Saudi Council of Engineers SCE, Chairman of Scientific Committee of Medical Equipment, Saudi Commission for Health Specialties SCFHS, Riyadh, KSA
  • Dr Mohammed Rahman, Senior Managed Equipment Services Manager, IHS Operations, Medtronic, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Nazeeh Alothmany, Vice President Executive Director Medical Devices, Assistant Professor of Electrical/Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, SFDA, King Abdul Aziz University, Riyadh, Jeddah, KSA
  • Tobias Gilk, Architect and Radiology / MRI Safety Consultant, RAD-Planning, Kansas City, USA



Benefits of attending:
  • Identify the latest in state-of-the-art medical devices, AI, and imaging technologies, to better enhance your biomedical engineering knowledge and ultimately to improve the efficacy of your medical institution.
  • Review the latest guidelines for medical device regulation and assessment, to ensure compliance and best practice is upheld.
  • Understand how to ensure better management of healthcare technology.