2018 EVENTS WITH FEMTEC PARTECIPATION (information available HERE)
Femtec 71° Congress "Thermae 4.0" Batumi ( Georgia) 30 October-4 November 2018
Les Thermalies c'est reparti ! Wellness and water benefits - Paris, 18-21 January - Lyon, 2-4 March
Tunisia Health Expo - Tunis, 7-10 March
Water Labyrinth 2018 - Fontanellato-Parma (IT), 21-24 March
International Health Tourism Congress - Kusadasi/Aydin (Turkey), 3-6 May
Asia Pool & Spa Expo at Poly World Trade Center Expo - Pazhou - Guangzhou, 15-17 May
Romanian Congress of Balneology & Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine - Cluj, 22-27 May
XXIII Annual ESPA Congress - Domburg (NL), 23-25 May
43rd World Congress of the Internat. Society of Medical Hydrology - Amarante (PT), 10-13 June
Entretiens Internationaux du Tourisme du Futur - Château de Vixouze - Polminhac (FR), 5-7 September
Congrès de la FFCM - Mont d'Ore (FR), 12-13 September
Termatalia Brazil - Foz de Iguaçu (BR), 19-21 September
6th UIA Associations Round Table Asia-Pacific - Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), 26-27 September
I World Health and Wellness Tourism Congress - Madeira (PT), 1-4 October
The 2018 Global Wellness Summit - Technogym - Cesena (Italy), 6-8 October
2nd International Health and Wealth Conference (IHW 2018) - Penang (Malaysia), 28-30 October
Good morning Italy, Moscow 8-11 December 2018
FEMTEC 71° General Assembly and
FEMTEC 71° at BATUMI (Republic of GEORGIA)
International Scientific Congress
October 30th - November 4th , 2018
New algorithms for health care,
sustainable development and tourism
In the era of the digital revolution, challenges for the revival of the image and contents of hydrotherapy begin in Batumi, Georgia, the ''Dubai on the Black Sea''.
Care and treatment protocols, based on scientific data and safety; use of advanced digital diagnostic and rehabilitation techniques; identification of new public and private management formats for thermal facilities; inclusion of hydrotherapy in national health schemes; refurbishment of facilities and staff training in the light of the new needs and socioeconomic changes under way across the world: these are some of the main issues that more than two-hundred experts from 23 Countries discussed and agreed during the 71st Congress of FEMTEC, the World Federation of Hydrotherapy, engaged in official relations with the World Health Organization.
During the Assembly, Vietnam and Australia joined the Federation and Prof. Umberto Solimene was unanimously confirmed as President for the 2019-2022 term.SEE THE PRESS RELEASESEE THE PROGRAM AND THE PROCEEDINGS
400 Global Travel Agents focus on Chongqing Inbound Tourism
On November 14, 2018, main sub-events of the Chongqing Global Travel Agents Conference 2018 took place in Chongqing, China. The event hosts are the Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture and Tourism Development and the People's Government of Nan'an District. Themed with "inbound tourism", it promotes to build Chongqing into the pioneer of opening up in hinterland China and a world famous tourist destination, thus boosting the municipal inbound tourism in a faster and better way.See more
After the International Symposium FEMTEC
on Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy in Chong Qing
In relation with the re-structure program of the government offices in China, Mr. Liu Qi, one of the main Promoters and Organizators of the FEMTEC event in Chong Qing, was appointed as the Director of Chongqing Municipal Commission of Culture & Tourism Development instead of only tourism industry before. He will take care the industries including tourism, culture, broadcasting, the Culture Heritage Bureau.
Mr. Liu Qin is the expression of the new generation of public managers,with open mind,experience and modern competence.
The ''world family'' of FEMTEC send him the best congratulations and wishes!
Mr. Liu Qin in the Centre, on his right the V.Mayor of Chong Qing,mrs Pan Yiqin
The First International Symposium Chongqing - October 16, 2018
on Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy Tourism of China
With the vigorous support of Chongqing Municipal People's Government, the First International Symposium on Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy Tourism of China was held on October 16, 2018, jointly launched by World Federation of Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy (FEMTEC), China Hot Spring Tourism Association (CHTA), Chongqing Tourism Development Committee, Chongqing Meteorological Bureau, Beibei District of Chongqing Municipal People's Government, Chongqing Hot Spring Tourism Association and attracts many hot-spring and climatotherapy experts, scholars, entrepreneurs, media and relevant practitioners from China, Italy, Russia, Japan, Hungary, Switzerland and Poland to gather together in Chongqing Beibei. SEE MORE
Global Thermal Think Tank
Hot springs owners, operators, senior managers and researchers from across the globe meet to discuss a range of industry issues and opportunities to collaborate and grow together. FEMTEC and EAPTC will participate in this event.See the Program
Selenium Wellness - Mingyue EmotionThe 3rd World Thermalism Town
(Mingyueshan) Summit - Sept 21, 2018
The Summit grand opening, guided by FEMTEC, organized by China Hot Spring Tourism Association, Yichun Mingyueshan The 12th Moon Culture Tourism Festival Organizing Committee jointly.
Very appreciated the participation and the speech of the President of FEMTEC Prof. Umberto Solimene, who presented the FEMTEC activities and the next Congress, wich will take place in Batumi (Georgia) on the topic ''THERMAE 4.0''.See more
- See the Gallery
Lancement de Formation Certificats d'Études Complémentaires
en Thermalisme-Thalassothérapie-Hydrologie-Climatothérapie en Tunisie
En Tunisie le thermalisme c'est un héritage millénaire. Afin de préserver la bonne position de la Tunisie à l'échelle mondiale en matière de thermalisme et de thalassothérapie et dans le cadre de la contribution au développement et à la promotion du tourisme médical et du bien être, la faculté de Médecine de Monastir s'est engagée dans la formation spécialisée en médecine thermale dans l'optique de promouvoir la qualité des soins dans les établissements thermaux et les centres de Thalassothérapie.See more
International Summer School FEMTEC - Main Lecture on Balneology
at Medical State University
of Orenburg (Russian Federation)
An International Summer school, dedicated to personalized medicine, integrated medicine and innovation, took place at the Medical State University of Orenburg in the period 19-24 August. A special session was organized for balneology and rehabilitation: invited speaker Prof. Umberto Solimene, President of FEMTEC.SEE MORESEE GALLERY
new activities and collaborations!see here
A FEMTEC-Chongqing Cooperation Agreement has been signed in Zurich
During the Forum on Economic and trade Cooperation (Zurich - 17 July 2018) FEMTEC signed an important cooperation agreement with the Chongqing Municipality (China).
FEMTEC has a long hystory collaboration since 2012 with the City of Chongqing, where an important international Congress has been organized
This agreement is strategic in many respects. The main purposes are: to create an Asian Regional Coordinating Office of FEMTEC, an Institute for Integrate Balneology Research, an International Training Centers for medical nurses working in the hot springs.SEE MORE
ITALY MEETS CAUCASUSA great scientific-commercial Forum, ITALY MEETS CAUCASUS, has been organized in several cities of the North Caucasus (Russian Federation) under the patronage of the Italian Embassy in Moscow, the Confindustria, FEMTEC, and other important Institutions.
During this event the President of Femtec, Prof. Umberto Solimene (also representing Dr. Giuseppe Bellandi, President of EHATTA and Mayor of Montecatini terme), and the Governor of Stavropol Region, Vladimir Vladimirov, have signed an agreement of collaboration with the European Association of Historic Thermal Towns (EHTTA) - See Gallery 1
. The signature took place at the presence of the Italian Ambassador to Russia, H. Exc. Pasquale Terracciano. This agreement opens many collaboration opportunities in the Balneology, Health Tourism and Technology fields. On this basis the thermal City of Kizlovodsk is the first Russian center participant at the cultural routes of Europe.
An architecture exhibition on the spa design (150 works) was organized in the occasion of this event: special jury has choiced the best works (See Gallery 2
). The event had an excellent organization thanks to the Italian Hon. Consul Paolo Lodigiani.SEE MORE
The "Thermal Clusters System" in health care strategies 2018-24 in the Russian FederationThe Nation's Health. Development priorities for Russia
, promoted in collaboration of the Ministry of Health in cooperation with major Russian medical institutions, the 4th International Symposium on the role of Thermal Medicine in prevention, care, and rehabilitation. Within the government scheme framework. May 31, 2018 - Moscow.SEE MORE
The Chairs of the Forum (from the left ): Joao BREDA, Chief of The WHO Office in Russia, Umberto Solimene (President of FEMTEC), Natalia Starzeva (Director of the National Res.Centre of Balneology - Moscow).
ALL-RUSSIAN FORUM "Zdravnitsa-2018"Kizlovodsk - Stavropol Region (Russian Federation)
27 29 May 2018
Main topics of this initiative are public-private joint investments, quality of the environment, personnel training and qualification, thermal clusters.
More than 400 hundred participants, 94 thermal centers and medical companies, 70 scientific speeches on different topics of thermal medicine: these are the figures of the Zravnidza 18,one of the most important Russian exhibition on thermal medicine.
FEMTEC has been involved as a participant to the Program Development Strategies of Russian Federation thermal centers for National Health
. SEE MORE: 1 , 2
IV INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC PRACTICAL CONFERENCEPyatigorsk (Caucasian Region, Russia) - 3-4 May 2018
''CONTEMPORARY TOURISM IN CURATIVE AND HEALTHCARE SPHERES''
One of the most important thermal cluster of the world, a great Forum on the health tourism and thermal medicine, has took place in the City of Pyatigorsk under the Patronage of the Russian Ministry of Health, the Scientific Center of Medical Technical Pharmacology, the National Center for Researches in Thermal Medicine and others important Institutions and in collaboration with FEMTEC.
More then 200 hundred specialists had the possibility to exchange experiences and researches.
During the Forum the FEMTEC President, Prof Umberto Solimene and the Rector of the Institute of Medical Technical Pharmacology, Prof. Vsevolod Adzhienko, have signed a Memorandum of Collaboration in different fields of activities. One of these is dedicate to the organization of training Courses on ''Integrated management for thermal Centers''.SitePress: 1 , 2 , 3
International Scientific Forum on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicineto the 30th anniversary of the sanatorium "White Nights" - IMC "SOGAZ"
19-20 April 2018 St. Petersburg with FEMTEC participation
Research, innovation, and development in the field of thermal, physical, and rehabilitation therapy, alongside their possible practical applications, were the main topics discussed at the Forum in St. Petersburg, attended by highly qualified specialists from 18 Countries.SEE MORE
FEMTEC confirmed to be in official relations with WHO!
Following the decision EB142(9) of the WHO Executive board in January 2018, with the official letter from Dr Gaudenz Silberschmidt, Director of Partnerships and Non State Actors, the decision taken by the Executive board regarding official relations of FEMTEC with WHO is confirmed.
Thanks to the work by the Members of the executive board and the Collaborators from the Countries Members. This is a great honour for all of us: we will continue with competence and entusiasm to support the WHO Strategies. (See www.femteconline.org/femtec-who
THE OFFICIAL PRESENTATION OF THE UNESCO ANNUAL REPORT
ON THE STATE OF WATER RESOURCES - 21-24 March 2018
The International Summit Labirinto d'Acque
will be held at Franco Maria Ricci's Labirinto della Masone
(Fontanellato-Parma, IT) under the High Patronage of the President of the Italian Republic and of the European Parliament: four days of important conferences and encounters, dedicated to the theme of water as present and future planet resource.
This framework will include the International Workshop Research, Development, and Innovation of Thermal Medicine
: see the Programme
, see more
Opportunities for broad collaboration
Visit (January 15-18, 2018) of President Solimene to Minsk in view of a collaboration in hydrotherapy (research, staff training, care and wellbeing processes) and in speleotherapy, using the facilities of the Republic of Belarus.See more
Second Summit of World Thermalism Town
World Federation of Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy, China Hot Spring Tourism Association and China Golden Hot Spring Award Organizing Committee will work together to organize this international Hot Spring Wellness Forum for professionals.See more
IV Symposium of Art TherapyMoscow, Academy of Arts, December 25 2017
The Symposium, chaired by Prof. G. Gigineishvili and U.Solimene, took place the 25 December in Moscow at the Russian Academy of Arts, under the patronage of FEMTEC.
The Symposium aimed to draw the attention to the problem of oncology, in particular, the diseases of breast, to increase the effectiveness of the introduction of new technologies for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation of patients with breast cancer.See more
FEMTEC Conference - 15-20 October 2017
THERMAL CLUSTERSStatus, proposals, and strategies for health care and local developmentSPECIAL EVENT celebrating the 80 years of FEMTEC activity
See abstracts, proceedings and other information HERE
3rd International Congress of Art-Therapy - Moscow, June 6th, 2017
The International Center of Art-Therapy, directed by Prof.Georghi Gigineishivili, artist and medical doctor, will organize its 3rd International Congress, that also includes the integration of Art-Therapy and thermal Medicine. This event has the patronage of the Ministry of Health of Russian Federation and is developed in collaboration with the Academy of Art, Unesco, FEMTEC, WHO.
The workshop is a satellite event of the 42 Congress of the ISMH, held in Moscow, chaired and organized by Prof. Nazim Badalov of the National Center of Thermal Medicine and Rehabilitation. See the site
Art-Therapy is one of the new trends in the field of psyco phisical rehabilitation and FEMTEC has a special Commission on Art-Therapy, coordinated by Prof. Gigineishvili. Prof.Umberto Solimene, President of FEMTEC, is invited speaker to the Conference.See more
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