The next HorseTech Conference is being held as part of the massive Dubai International Horse Fair (the biggest equestrian event in the Middle East as it welcomes 10,000 visitors) so if you’re going and would like to meet with any of the HorseTech Conference Presenters or their Company representatives please email your details to HorseTechConference@gmail.com and we’ll happily introduce you.
On the exhibition floor there will be booths showcasing some exciting HorseTech innovations and while we’ll be checking them all out on our visit (and hopefully updating this page with some video interviews from the exhibition floor) here’s a quick A-Z guide to help ensure you don’t miss any innovations if you’re making a flying visit:
Applied Cell Technology Ltd (Budapest, Hungary)
Applied Cell Technology developes and distributes a patented technology that ensures better preservation of the genetic material. It Increases spermatozoa survival and this way improves semen quality. Stand 6B-86.
Barriers International Ltd (Foxley, England)
Barriers International have been manufacturing barrier systems for more than 30 years leading the field in Concept, Design, Technology & Safety. Our systems are used in many sports including horse and camel racing. Always at the forefront having our own recently built factory with new machinery including a very well-equipped testing laboratory. Manufacturing to the highest specification using high-grade, virgin, UV stabilised polymers, we do not use reground materials in our processes. We can provide solutions to all sport barrier requirements and pride ourselves on the safety, durability and adaptability of our products. Stand 6B-60.
BEKPINAR Horse Race Equipments (Istanbul, Turkey)
Bekpınar Starting Gates are galvanized. Therefore, our machines are guaranteed against to oxidation for 20 years. Starting Gates are covered with polyurethane packs for riders and horses’ safety. After Selling, we guarantee replacement part for 10 years.We have an acid for maintenance service. Barrier and Fence are produced the material not broken, movable because of UVA quality this material, they are not effected by air conditions. Bekpınar fence and barriers absorb shocks. By this way the risk of injuring reduced. Bekpınar Company manufactures Sand-Mixer for sophisticated footing preparation for races. Stand 6B-80.
BIOCOVET Veterinary Health & Science SL (Granda, Spain)
Centrum Dry Needling Andrea Schachinger (Abbenes, Netherlands)
Equine Dry Needling is a unique therapy to treat problems originating from muscles and fascia as limited mobility or performance loss in horses. As a western needle therapy, Dry Needling works on so-called trigger points to relieve affected structures of the equine body. Trigger points (palpable nodules in the muscle tissue) are caused e.g. by overwork. Andrea Schachinger has translated Dry Needling to veterinary medicine. It is a highly effective and animal-friendly approach for prevention and cure, especially beneficial for sporthorses. We offer treatment of horses and training for professionals. Dry Needling is also applicable to other species e.g. camels. Stand 5A-5.
Corton BV (Overijssel, Netherlands)
Corton is the number one specialist in the design and manufacturing of high-end horse stables. We exclusively deliver products of top quality in which no concession is being done to animal welfare, safety and durability. In our modern production facilities in Kampen, The Netherlands, we use the latest construction methods and materials. Corton produces a wide range of standard products that can easily be made to measure any specific demand. Through the years we have built stables for many professional stud farms, riders, riding schools animal asylums and zoos but also private horse owners regularly find their way to Corton! Stand 6B-81.
ECM Echo Control Medical (Angouleme, France)
ECM designs and manufactures portable ultrasound scanners since 1984. Now part of IMV Technologies Group, our current range is made of the IMAGO ultra-portable unit, the EXAGO portable unit, the EXAPAD a full touchscreen system with high end image quality and the last born : the EXAPAD Mini. You will also find out all probes and accessories for ET and OPU technique. Our systems are especially dedicated to orthopedic & back diagnostic on equine. We also provide expertise to our customers together with a fast and efficient after-sales service. Come and see our systems and accessories (IMV reproduction products, Polysem gloves…). Stand 6B-45.
Equine Products UK Ltd (Newcastle, England)
Equine Products UK Ltd enters into its 37th year in business in 2018. Dealing with over 40 countries worldwide and a large presence in the UK and European markets, the company is constantly improving and diversifying. Stand 6A-61.
Equiteam GbR ( Braunschweig, Germany)
Equiteam is a small but quality oriented BioThane products manufacturing company from Germany. All products are self-invented creations. Equiteam developed an array of great products that combine all the talents and know-how of our experienced team. Saskia Rohn, a hippotherapy riding therapist, and Tina Meier, a horse trainer since 2010 know all the requirements needed to make an outstanding piece of riding equipment. This experience is most evident in the Equizaum, which is not only practical, but also so aesthetically pleasing that it won several awards for innovation. Stand 5A-3.
Game Ready Equine (Abu Dhabi, UAE)
Game Ready® Equine is the secret weapon of top riders and veterinarians for preventing injury in their horses and speeding recovery from a multitude of ailments. The Game Ready System is used for post-workout therapy, chronic lameness, acute lameness, cellulitis, tendonitis, pre- and post-operative care, bowed tendons, stocked-up legs, wind puffs. Delivering dry cold and active compression, Game Ready Equine utilizes the same physical therapy and athletic training principles relied on by human athletes, calling for the use of RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation). Stand 106.
Gummiwerk Kraiburg Elastik GmbH & Co. KG (Tittmoning, Germany)
For 50 years KRAIBURG has been developing and manufacturing animal-friendly, soft and at the same time robust high-quality rubber floorings made in Germany. BELMONDO® rubber floorings provide individual solutions for the most demanding requirements in the horse stable, on the paddock and on the walkways. With BELMONDO® rubber floorings you promote species-friendly horse keeping! Furthermore, you minimise costs, litter material and labour. Stand 5A-1.
HippoBED (Eslov, Sweden)
HippoBED are horse bedding from natural Norwegian Pinewood and can’t be compared to other market bedding brands as it is not a byproduct. Our product is dust free and has high antibacterial properties. It is also (scientifically) proven that the Norah pine extract has essential antioxidant properties which helps keep barn air fresh and clean. The characteristic fresh pine scent will permeate the stable as soon as the bags are opened providing a fresh scent which will be appreciated by the horse and its rider. Stand 6B-46.
HRP EQUESTRIAN (Kent, England)
Inventors of the award winning scientifically tested pressure relief and cooling HRP Wing® Saddle Pads. Stand 6C-84.
Kerax Limited/Equimulsion (Lancashire, England)
Equimulsion are experts in equestrian surface repair and improvement treatments for tracks and arenas across the globe. Keratrax from Equimulsion is a scientifically developed emulsion that will protect your surface from the elements meaning it could last upwards of 4 years longer than before. Stand 6C-51.
Martin Collins Enterprises Ltd (Hungerford, UK)
We design our surfaces with individual disciplines in mind, and each works to ensure optimum performance, stability and durability. From prestigious events to racetracks and livery yards, our equestrian surfaces are the number one choice, all over the world. Stand 6A-65.
Mirza Equestrian Equipment LLC (Dubai, UAE)
HESAN AL SAREEA is a well-established and zestful leader in equestrian equipment trading in DUBAI. We have always been passionate and vigilant to understand that hunger and thirst not mere demands of horses, but many more. We have had a successful global impression in GCC and other countries like Africa, Europe and Latin America. As our tagline ‘Magnifies Equine Talents’ says, we empower your horses with health, talents, charm and vigour to boost the confidence of its master. Stand 6C-31.
Plusvital (Dublin, Ireland)
Plusvital has been a leader in equine science since its formation in 1975. From the introduction of the iconic Racing Syrup to the market over 40 years ago, Plusvital has continued to develop innovative scientifically-based supplements for the serious competitor in racing, breeding and equine sports. Powered by Equinome’s cutting-edge genomic tools, Plusvital also provide state-of- the-art genomic tests which analyse the DNA of the horse to predict optimum race distance, optimum race surface and performance potential. Plusvital’s genetic testing clients include leading trainers, owner and breeders in all of the major Thoroughbred regions around the world. Stand 114.
SUD OUEST ALIMENT (Haut-Mauco, France)
SUD-OUEST ALIMENT, subsidiary of MAÏSADOUR, is a leading animal nutrition company. MAÏSADOUR is one of the biggest French cooperatives implanted all over the world. SOAL RACING was created for all high-level horses and for all disciplines: horse racing, endurance, and eventing… without forgetting breeding. Launched in June 2015 on the French market, SOAL RACING feeds are already on sale in several countries and continents such as the United Arab Emirates, the Sultanate of Oman, Qatar, Morocco, Spain, South America, etc. Stand 6B-84.
NOTE: If you’re going to the Dubai International Horse Fair and have news to share on a HorseTech innovation please get in touch via HorseTechConference@gmail.com with your contact details and we’ll add you to this listing and try and make time for an interview.