AIRS is the non-for-profit and neutral Institute for the Advancement of International Rehabilitation Standards. In this function the institute generates and conducts various workshops, summits and conferences at its location base in China, Jacksonhole. The April Meeting is the annually recurrent event with international participation for the academia and solution provider in rehabilitation worldwide.
AIRS China Rehabilitation Enabler and Facilitator International Meeting 20th-22nd April 2018
The meeting became doubtless a big success and started a new process of innovation for the rehabilitation reform in China in general in general and the sports medicine sector in particular. 180 experts from East and West, 48 highly reputable speakers and all leaders in their respective field have come together for an intensive knowledge exchange with lectures, workshops and symposiums. The delegates from China were coming from several rehabilitation related industries (MTT equipment and training, investors, rehabilitation companies and hospitals). Around 30% of the delegates were selected by SRIB, the newly founded and association for the sports rehabilitation and sports implementation.
Prof. Li Jianan, the internationally acknowledged leader of the rehabilitation-intelligence in China and beyond, acted as the scientific president of the meeting.
Prof. Li Ling being the core advisor for the Health China reform 2030 – the official vision launched by the Chinese government - represented the essentials of a future healthy China and how the way towards it shall be paved.
Prof. Wang Longde supported the meeting and encouraged the delegates by his speech about health with his authority as a leading academician in the country and based on his experience as former Vice Minister of Health.