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Expo 2020 to host medical conferences
Expo 2020 Dubai will host a series of medical conferences and specialised events at the Dubai Exhibition Centre (DEC) that are set to boost the UAE's growing status as a global hub for innovation. The nine events – expected to attract attendees from across the world – will take place during the six months of Expo 2020, which will run from October 20, 2020 until April 10, 2021, and will be organised by MCO, a Dubai-based medical conference and consumer events specialist. Events scheduled to be held at DEC include a Virtual Reality (VR) and Robotics Expo pediatric, orthopaedic and surgery conferences, as well as events focusing on cutting-edge technological advances such artificial intelligence (AI), 3D printing and wearable technology. The nine contracts will see MCO lease a cumulative 90,000 sqm of space.