Chairman’s Greetings

The Korea Medical Devices Industry Association(KMDIA) has been contributing to improving the quality of life and
the public health by developing new technologies and high-quality medical devices since its foundation in 1999.

The government announced a long-term plan to become the world's top seven medical device powers by 2020 and committed
to strengthening the medical devices industry as the future growth source.
The KMDIA has been actively leading to support these government's efforts and represent our membership's rights and
interests as a representative organization.

The KMDIA makes efforts to propose various measures to improve membership's global competitiveness and increase
opportunities to show advanced medical devices including reasonable quality goods.

We will become a trustworthy partner with the government, industry and healthcare organizations by helping institutional
improvement of medical devices market. And we will keep on trying our best to develop Korean medical device industry
through various activities such as building global networks and promoting interchanges among members.

Kyung Kook Lee