General Information

  1. Organizers:
    Health and Welfare Information Association
    Japan National Council of Social Welfare

  2. Sponsors:
    Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare; Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry; Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications; Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport; Tokyo Metropolitan Government and Embassies of respective participating companies

  3. Dates:
    October 3 (Wednesday) to October 5 (Friday), 2007

  4. Time:
    10:00 am to 5:00 pm

  5. Venue:
    Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo International Exhibition Center) East Halls 3-21-1, Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo

  6. Total Exhibition Space:
    51,380 m2

  7. Admission:
    Free to the public (Pre-registration not necessary)

  8. Expected Exhibitors:
    600 companies (Domestic: 560, Overseas: 40)

  9. Expected Attendance:
    130,000 Visitors (Mainly: Care managers, home helpers, staff from social welfare institutions & organizations, doctors, nurses, PT’s, OT’s, construction/design related persons, manufacturers, distributors, governmental, end users, social welfare care related and nursing students, and the general public.)

  10. Exhibition Products:
    ○Home Care & Rehabilitation Products

      a. Mobility aids:
      Manual wheelchairs; powered wheelchairs; electric 3- and 4-wheel scooters; attendant pushed wheelchairs; walkers/rollators; canes; stretchers to move patients; turntables; floor lifts; ceiling/fixed lifts; driving equipment to assist physically challenged to drive; vehicles equipped to carry wheelchairs, etc.; and vehicles equipped with baths.
      b. Bed-related products:
      Beds, mattresses, pressure sore prevention products, side tables, and care related sheets.
      c. Bathing products:
      Bathtubs, bath chairs, anti-slip products, bath boards and bathing lifts.
      d. Toilet related and diapers:
      Portable toilets, toilets/toilet seats, deodorizers, germicides and diapers.
      e. Aids for Daily Living:
      Chairs, positioning and standup aids, tables, furniture, eating utensils, table ware, kitchens, cooking aids, washbasins, clothing, shoes, clothes changing aids and care related products.
      f. Communication Equipment:
      Hearing aids; emergency alarm and warning systems; word processors and computer systems for the disabled; Braille printers; aids to assist in data entry and operating OA equipment; software for the physically challenged; letter enlargement equipment; special telephones, faxes and portable talking aids; sight related systems; and other communication equipment.
      g. Equipment for the Home & Construction:
      Slopes, handrails, elevators, ramps, stair climbers and other such equipment.
      h. Rehabilitation Equipment
      Rehabilitation equipment for walking; training materials, devices and equipment for rehabilitation.
      i. Rehabilitation Equipment

      j. Casualty Prevention Products for Elderly & Physically Challenged

○ Equipment & Related Products for Institutions

    Floor and wall materials for institutions, washing machines/dryers, sanitizing equipment, room deodorizers, air cleaners, and care workers uniforms.

○Management Information Systems for Home Care and Institutional Services

○Care Prevention Products


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