Agenda

17 - 18 Jan 2019

Hitex Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad

Asia Pharma Supply Chain Summit 2019

17 January, 2019 HITEX Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad

Day 1 | 17 January, 2019

0830

Registration & Coffee

0855

Welcome Remarks by Conference Convenor - Rajesh Vij, Kanishk International

1000 – 1030

Macro-Economic Environment Overview: GST & Demonetization In Last 24 Months And Elections In 2019 – What Is The Impact On Indian Pharma Sector


Sudarshan Jain, Senior Advisor, APAX Partners, India
1030 – 1100

The Profit Margins In Exports To Key Markets Are Witnessing A Major Squeeze How Is India Inc Preparing To Mitigate The Growth Risks.

1100 – 1130

China is Strengthening its Formulations Business after having Built a Stronghold on API’s How Will That Impact India’s Pharma Exports.

P V Raju, Head Supply Chain, USV Limited
1130 – 1145

Refreshment & Networking Break

1145 – 1230

Network Design & End-to-End Supply Chan Strategy Development for Specific Product Portfolio: * Oncology, * Vaccines, * Respiratory Products, *Cardio Vascular Products, * Nuerological Prouducts

Anand Garg, Senior Director - Head India Supply Chain, Dr. Reddy's
Shashank Joshi, Director Supply Chain, Merck Ltd.
1230 – 1300

Digital Transformation for Audit Compliance

Dinesh Pilgaokar, Sr. Vice President & Business Head, Bar Code India
1300 - 1400

Networking & Lunch Break

1400 – 1445

Panel Discussion: Transformation in Pharma Distribution

Arif Siddiqui, Director, Coign Consulting
Yogesh Mane, General Manager - Distribution, Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
1445 – 1515

Activating Digitial Supply Chain to Increase Visibility, Improve Efficiency & Activate Savings.

Shekher Tiwari, Managing Director, Accenture Services Private Limited
1515 – 1600

PANEL DISCUSSION – How Can You Use Advanced Planning And Data Analytics To Make More Informed And Proactive Demand And Supply Planning Decisions?

Yogesh Lawania, General Manager Supply Chain, Biocon Ltd.
1600 - 1615

Refreshment & Networking Break

1615 – 1645

How Supply Chain Can Unlock Competitive Advantage In Pharma Through The Adoption Of IoT Technologies

Sandeep Chatterjee, Senior Manager, Deloitte India
1645 - 1730

Panel Discussion: Counterfeiting & Serialisation

  • How Counterfeit Medicines Penetrate The Legitimate Supply Chain
  • Combating the Fake – Linking Serialization, Track and Trace and Spectral Fingerprinting
  • Anti-Counterfeiting & Serialisation Packaging Techniques – Protecting Your Products
1730

Closing Remarks And End Of Day 1

Day 2 | 18 January, 2019

0830

Registration & Coffee

0855

Welcome Remarks by Conference Convenor - Rajesh Vij, Kanishk International

0930 - 1000

Leveraging Block Chain to Transform the Life Sciences Supply Chain

Abhijat Sinha, Principal Counsultant, Wipro
1000 – 1030

Real Time Temperature Managemnet using IoT to Remotely Monitor the Condition of Products

Avinash Kumar Talwar, Director – Global Supply Chain Management, Head – Global Sourcing PM & MRO, Dr. Reddy's
1030 - 1115

De-risking Supply Chain – creating long term sustainability and reliability.

Himanshu Maloo, Director Supply Chain, Janssen India (J&J Pharma)
Neeta Jha, Director, QO ESIQ Asia Pacific, Janssen ( J & J Pharma)
1115 - 1145

Master Class- Case Study: Implementation of Block Chain in a 'Pharma / Non-Pharma / Logistics Organisation'.

David Weisman co-founder and CEO, CartaSense
1145 – 1200

Refreshment & Networking Break

1200 – 1300

Panel Discussion : Exim Tariff- Trade Facilitation – Regulations - Reimbursements

  • Exim Trade: What can we do as Industry to meet global Customs challenges?
  • Ease of Doing Business: Trade Facilitaition measures by DGFT, Customs, GST, DCGI/CDSO, Banks.
  • Facilitation of Exim Activities through 100% EOU, SEZ, FTWZ

Dushyant Mulani, Director, Khimji Poonja Freight Forwarders
Paresh Sangani, Director, Balyaya Sea & Air Logistics
Rajni Sakpal, GM-International Business- Exim Logistics, Indoco Remedies Limited
1300 - 1400

Networking & Lunch Break

1400 – 1430

Challenges & Opportunities of Pharmaceuticals in a Cold Storage


Gubba Kiran, CEO, Gubba Cold Storage
1430 – 1515

PANEL DISCUSISON: How can you Develop a Unified Distribution Strategy that Involves Sales & Marketing & Improves Connection with Customers


Anamika Jain, Director, AAJ Enterprises
1515 – 1600

Panel Discussion: E2E Cold Chain Logistics Transformation—How to begin, what are some key watch outs for success and should you partner or do it yourself?


Tarun Kumar Guha, Director Supply Chain (Logistics & Distribution), Dr.Reddy’s
N B Shivakumar, Head Supply Chain, Indian Immunologicals
1600 – 1645

PANEL DISCUSSION: Freight Optimisation Strategies

  • How to work with Airlines & Shipping Lines
  • Airports & Ports
  • Warehousing, 3PL, 4PL
Satish Lakkaraju, Chief Commercial Officer, Agility Logistics
1645 - 1705

Big Data - The Art of the Possible: How Big Data Can Mitigate Risk for Temperature Controlled Logistics

1705 -1730

How to choose the right temperature control equipment to ensure compliance with GDP regulatory guidelines

1730

Closing Remarks, End of Conferrence and commencement of Pharma Excellence Awards.