Hospitalar 2014 – The most important healthcare fair for the Latin American market – São Paulo/SP

20 to 23 May 2014

HOSPITALAR 2014 – 21st International Fair of Products, Equipment, Services and Technology for Hospitals, Laboratories, Pharmacies, Health Clinics and Medical Offices will take place in São Paulo – Brazil – from May 20 to 23.

The fair displays from the most sophisticated state-of-the-art medical technology up to more practical equipment, using local and less advanced solutions, all of these in a wide variety of alternatives in quality and prices. HOSPITALAR is a multi-sector trade fair, featuring 1,250 Brazilian and international exhibitors, launching products or services and meeting potential and already existing clients.

The most complete medical exhibition for Latin America HOSPITALAR is the most complete and specialized healthcare fair in Brazil and Latin America. The fair is to be considered as the platform for new technologies, thus representing a great opportunity to know products and services and updating for hospitals, health clinics and laboratories.

Thousands of items used in the healthcare sector can be seen at HOSPITALAR, where visitors get familiarized with their application and technical details in a direct interaction with the suppliers.

  • Hospital equipment
  • Medical technology
  • Laboratory equipment
  • Emergency and transportation
  • Orthopaedics and rehabilitation
  • Medicines and hospital pharmacy
  • Information and communication technology
  • Building technology: project, construction and maintenance
  • Furniture and furnishings
  • Clothing and linen for general use
  • Laundry systems
  • Nutrition and hospital kitchen
  • Surgery equipment
  • Medical consumption goods
  • Nursing and monitoring
  • Traumatology and post-operation rehabilitation
  • Home health care
  • Medical literature

São Paulo, an exceptional place for business

HOSPITALAR takes place in São Paulo, Brazilian largest and most important city and the ideal place to make an impact on this key market. São Paulo concentrates 65% of the Brazilian consumption market and plays an important role in the healthcare industry, acting as a pioneering city in providing first-class medical services. It is also one of the most advanced medical centers, where opportunities for medical leading-edge technology and equipment are opened and expanding.

HOSPITALAR: traders meeting point Exclusively dedicated to healthcare professionals, HOSPITALAR 2013 received 90,000 visitors among doctors, nurses, PTs, administrators, distributors and other professionals interested in the health care area.
The presence of international visitors also increased, coming from 74 countries. The significant number of visitors from Latin America countries demonstrates that the regional intra-trade for medical products is looking at HOSPITALAR as a source for new suppliers.

Imported products: vital for the healthcare The need for imported products continues to be vital in the Brazilian healthcare sector, a good enough reason for HOSPITALAR to have around 40% of foreign exhibitors.

International and globalised, HOSPITALAR gathers exhibitors from 37 countries, bringing to the healthcare consumers the best of the Brazilian industry as well as of Latin America, Europe, USA and the Far East.

Hospitalar: direct channel to Latin America Brazil is appointed as one of the largest economy in South America with the highest potential in the healthcare market. Hospitalar is the most important forum aimed at the healthcare area, a sector worth R$ 340 billion/year (US$ 167 billion) in Brazil, which generates 8 million direct and indirect jobs.

Top healthcare forum Hospitalar is also consolidated as an important healthcare forum, bringing together hospital directors, area professionals and the healthcare intelligentsia.

In 2013, 60 events were held simultaneously, namely congresses, conferences and sector meetings, where area trends and strategic guidelines in the healthcare business management were discussed at length. Hospitalar is pointed out in the world calendar
Hospitalar is held in cooperation with MEDICA – World Medical Fair. In 2000, the United States of America Department of Commerce awarded the board of Hospitalar the diploma of Certified Commercial Fair. This represents an official endorsement for the North American entrepreneurs, recommending the fair as being efficient and the right business channel for the healthcare market in Brazil and in Latin America.

Date: 20 to 23 May, 2014

Opening hours: from 12 (noon) to 9:00 PM

Venue: Expo Center Norte Exhibition Center – São Paulo – BRAZIL
(Rua José Bernardo Pinto, 333, Vila Guilherme, São Paulo)

Total area of the fair: 82,000 square meters

Exhibitors: 1,250

Exhibiting countries 2013 (37): Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, England, Finland, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Spain, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and The USA.

Visiting countries 2013 (74): Germany, Angola, French Antilles, Saudi Arabia, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, South Korea, North Korea, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, United Arab Emirates, Ecuador, Scotland, Spain, The USA, Finland, France, Guatemala, The Netherlands, India, England, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Nigeria, New Zealand, Panama, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Dominican Republic, Romania, Russia, Singapora, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Suriname, Thailand, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uganda, Uruguay and Venezuela.

Profile of the event: Yearly trade show for presentation of products and the development of business in the medical and hospital area.

Attendance in 2013: 90,000 professional visits. Access exclusively to healthcare professionals.

Profile of visitors: physicians, doctors, nurses, directors and managers of hospitals, clinics and laboratories, hospital product manufacturers, distributors and representatives, students, health agencies and other public and private entities operating in the health care area.

Simultaneous events:

  • HOSPITALAR Digital Health – International Fair and Forum of Telemedicine, Telehealth and Information Technology for Healthcare
  • DIAGNOSTICA – International Fair of Products, Equipment and Services for Clinical Analysis and Pathologies
  • HOSPFARMA – International Fair of Products for Hospital Pharmacies and Drugstores


Address: Rua Padre João Manuel, 923 – 6º andar – 01411-001 – São Paulo – BRASIL –
Phone: (55 11) 3897-6199 – Fax: (55 11) 3897-6191 – e-mail:

We will be at box number 58 in M 58 Street, Blue Pavilion. We are waiting for your visit.