International Conference on Science & Technology of Thermalism
A Congress devoted to the science and technology of thermalism therapy and wellness.(See more ...)
The combined presence, in Yverdon-les-Bains, of the Haute École d'Ingénierie et de Gestion, active in top technology research, along with a thermal site known since the Roman Empire Era, elicited the idea of covening a new and original scientific and industrial event, expecially devoted to science and technology applied to thermalism, wellness and sport
All Russian Forum "Health Resorts 2016"
The XVI edition will take place in Kazan (Rep.Tartastan, Russian Federation) on 22-24 May 2016. It is organized by the Russian National SPA Association (NKA) with the support and partecipation of the most important scientific and administrative Institutions of the Russian Federation. FEMTEC is one of the main promotores.
The topic of the Scientific Symposium is "The strategic role of the Russian Medical Thermal Centers for the health's preservation and restoration
" - See invitation
2016 FEMTEC Congress - October 2-8, 2016
Yerevan-Jermuk Thermal Center (Armenia)
Theme of the Congress:
ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH RESORTS, TOURISM
Drivers for a good quality of life
and local development. See Invitation
Global Wellness Summit Identifies Top 10 Future Shifts in Wellness
Experts at Mexico City conference forecast that wellness will become more mandatory in more nations soon that breakthroughs in epigenetics, stem cells and integrative medicine are near and that programmatic workplace wellness will disappear (MORE ...
2015 FEMTEC Congress
FORTE VILLAGE - Sardinia Italy
30th September - 4th OctoberTHERMAE AND MEDICAL WELLNESS
Science, Economy and TourismSEE invitation, program and bookingTOWARDS ACTIVE THERMALISM
- Consumer involvement in decisions and processes, also from the social viewpoint, has been one of the subjects of the 68th Congress. (MORE ...
EAPTC, European Association of Patients and Users of Thermal Centres, is now active (MORE ...
).THE FUTURE OF THERMAL CENTRES: IS A NEW PARADIGM FEASIBLE?
by Alceste Santuari and Umberto Solimene - Available HEREThe final proceedings are available HERE
FEMTEC AT EXPO 2015 - Hydration & Health, the hidden linkA FEMTEC CONSENSUS DOCUMENT WITH TECHICAL SUPPORT OF WHO
11th June 2015, 10.00-13.00 - EXPO Center (EXPO-2015)
FEMTEC (World Federation of Hydrotherapy) gathered in Milan-Expo2015 the authors of the Hydration Consensus Document, organising an international round table with representatives of WHO. The aim, relying on these scientific basis, is to launch a clear message: the improper hydration is deeply linked to many adverse health effects, and proper hydration should be a priority as proper nutrition. Therefore the public Organisations have to stress the role of hydration for an healthy lifestyle.
See more HERE
«E-Commerce et Hydrothérapie» - Yasmine Hammamet - April 11th 2015
Monsieur Saïd Aïdi
, Ministre de la Santé, Monsieur Rzig Ouslati
, Directeur Général Adjoint de L'Office National du Thermalisme et de l'Hydrothérapie, prof. Umberto Solimene
, President of FEMTEC, and several experts of hydrotherapy and web marketing will participate to the Meeting.
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Official opening of the FEMTEC
International Research Centre at RMAT
Professor Evgenij Nikolaevic Trofimov, Rector of the Internation Russian Academy of Tourism and Phd in Political Sciences, and professor Umberto Solimene, president of FEMTEC, open officially the RMAT-FEMTEC International Research Centre on March 20, 2015. The center was created upon initiative of the private higher professional training institute RMAT (International Russian Academy for Tourism) and FEMTEC).
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WHO confirms accreditation of and joint activities with FEMTEC for the 2015-2018 period
The decision was notified to professor Umberto Solimene, President of FEMTEC, based on the Executive Boards resolution that followed a positive evaluation of the actions implemented within the framework of the WHO strategies.
This reaccreditation round saw the application of even stricter criteria, which resulted into the exclusion of more than one third of operating non-governmental associations. See more HERE
In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly designated 22 March as the first World Water Day. 22 years later, World Water Day is celebrated around the world shining the spotlight on a different issue every year. In 2015, the theme for World Water Day is Water and Sustainable Development
. Its about how water links to all areas we need to consider to create the future we want. See more HERE
A TV format about thermalism
A TV format has been proposed to address the sector of hydrotherapy, thermae and health SPA's: Femtec members are invited to promote similar initiatives in their countries and to exchange their video contents. This is an opportunity to show their hydrotherapy and SPA offer in order to foster the awareness about these resources. Read more HERE
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Femtec Member States