Packaging is no longer a reference to a box or a carton, but rather to a coordinated system of preparing goods for safe, cost-effective, and efficient movement throughout the whole supply chain that eventually leads to maximizing consumer value, sales, and hence profits. The ever-evolving global pharmaceutical packaging industry holds a market size of around $95 - $97 billion. This market is expected to witness a notable growth with a healthy CAGR of 6% to 7% in the coming years, owing to the increased R&D, new innovations in packaging materials, growth in generic market & rise in the trend of contract packaging. The brand matters and the companies need to protect it. They have worked hard to build the customers trust and loyalty. This industry is in a constant battle against counterfeiting & is thriving hard towards its Brand Protection.
We understand the growing pressure on your budgets and the demand to demonstrate clear ROI for your business. At Pharma Brand Protection & Packaging 2019, we offer you those cost-effective solutions. In these 2 days, you can generate global sales leads, develop quality relationships through face to face interactions and gain invaluable exposure to the packaging industry. Overall, you can do 365 days’ worth of business in just 2 days - putting your brand miles ahead of the competition.
This event provides an excellent platform for interacting with your potential and existing customers. It provides the best opportunity for you to position your brand and products at the forefront of your target audience, thus helping you to establish, or strengthen your place within the industry. The visitors who will attend the event are in a buying mind-set and may be looking for what you offer. This includes the key decision makers with direct purchasing power attending the event from the pharmaceutical companies.
We have analysed the current factors & challenges like end to end traceability, artwork management and counterfeit drugs which has been revolving around the Indian Pharmaceutical Packaging Industry & aim to discuss them at “Pharma Brand Protection & Packaging 2019” in Mumbai. The event will witness top notch leaders from the pharmaceutical industry & discussions around the latest trend, techniques, technologies & role of artificial intelligence in the packaging sector. This strategic event aims to draw up recommendations for the industry & also serves to be the platform for deliberate & thought-provoking discussions.
Managing Directors, CEO’s, CXO’s, Presidents, Sr. VP’s, VP’s, Directors, Associate Directors, Functional Heads & General Managers from:
150+ decision makers & influencers in the Conference hall
300+ footfall of pharma professionals in the exhibit area
Network with International and Indian pharmaceutical professionals
Extensive Media coverage India as well as abroad.
Post event assistance & support to the sellers with their potential buyers
Focused Networking Opportunities.
‘Global Ambassador of World Packaging Organisation’ and member on the Executive Board.
Honorary Adviser for Pharmexcil, Govt of India.
President of INBA H, an Indo Netherlands business Association.
CEO, Managing Director of Ecobliss India, a global leader in innovative packaging solutions.
Winner of Worldstar awards (the highest in packaging excellence) for five years in a row with 100% success, a World Record!Also the lone winner of Ameristar award for pharmaceutical packaging innovation from India.More than three decades of experience in paper, printing and packaging fields.
Instrumental in developing various pharmaceutical compliance packs for US and regulatory markets! Published articles in various magazines and participated in live programmes of public interest in TV shows. Toured extensively worldwide, during the past two and half decades! Spoke on various international platforms in more than 20 countries. Delivered lectures, KNAs, chaired various sessions on various topics and mentored different programmes in FICCI,CII, IIP, CPHI, APF, WPO, Iphex, Elite Plus, FAPPCCI, GPF, PEF,INNOPACK, PPL ,WPC, RISI, UNEDO and so many other platforms.
Prabir K Das, currently appointed as the Head of Packaging Technical Services, OSD Division Mylan Laboratories Ltd, India. Prabir is basically a Chemistry (Honors) graduate from Calcutta University. He is one of the 1st batch PG students from Indian Institute of Packaging, Mumbai (1985 - 1987). He is now associated with Pharmaceutical Packaging for almost 27 years with 4 years prior engagement with Packaging materials and conversion industry prior to joining in erstwhile Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, the pioneer of India based global pharmaceutical company.
Currently he is associated with Mylan Laboratories Ltd, an US based multinational with strong presence in India. Prabir is actively involved in large scale Indian pharmaceutical business for both regulated and semi-regulated countries. Mass scale production with quality and compliance is the need of the hour and he is contributing significantly to propel the growth of the business. He is well known in Indian Packaging Industry and well aware of systems and procedures associated with the subject. We hope his knowledge and experience sharing will definitely help the audience.
Mr. Pradeep Dhargalkar is heading Packaging Development of Unichem Laboratories Ltd. for the last 18 years. He has more than 35 years rich Industrial experience. He started his career from US Vitamin in 1983. His basic qualification is post graudate in Microbiology from Mumbai university. He switched over to ONGC in 1984, he is our country’s first microbiologist to work on offshore platforms of Bombay High. He later switched over to 2 big MNC’s viz – Procter & Gamble & Johnson & Johnson where he contributed more on Quality Assurance and Packaging. Before joining Unichem, he also worked with Kopran’s USFDA facility at Khopoli.
Mr. Pradeep has presented his paper in many National & International seminars. His extensive research work on the effect of sulfate reducing bacteria on corrosion of oil well pipelines was recognized with an ‘Outstanding performance award’ by Govt. of India. He was the solitary Asian to speak in 6th Annual Pharma Packaging & Labelling Conference in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He was a member in a delegation team of PACE – 2008 in, Vienna Austria. In November 2008, he spoke on the similar subject at (IBC) International Business Center – Singapore. He is actively involved in projects of - CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) and International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE).
A packaging expert currently working as Head–Packaging Development, Mankind Research Centre. based out of Gurgoan, India. He has more than 17 years of industrial experience at leadership level with extensive experience in Research, Development and Commercialization of Pharmaceutical products with formulate robust Packaging Strategies with strong focus on Execution Excellence, Safety and Patient compliance and has worked in Flexible packaging converter(FMCG) and various Pharmaceutical companies across India Like Paharpur Industries Ltd, Aurobindo pharmaceutical , Jubilant Generic , Zydus Cadila , Dr Reddys Lab.
He is a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Chemistry and Post-Graduate in Packaging Technology from Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Mumbai. His area of expertise is ‘Pharma Packaging Innovations, Pharmaceutical Packaging Development,(Various doses form) Packaging Optimization’ and ‘Packaging Material Studies & Controls’. Currently he is responsible for including Packaging Material/Design Innovations & Packaging Development of new products including in different doses form for semi regulated /advanced regulated market for Mankind Research Centre( A unit of Mankind Pharmaceutical Ltd).
R. Chandi Prasad is currently heading Packaging Development, Commercial Team at Aurobindo Pharma Limited, Hyderabad. Aurobindo Pharma Limited is a generic pharmaceuticals and active pharmaceutical ingredients manufacturing organization and features among the top 2 companies in India in terms of consolidated revenues with exports to over 150 countries across the globe. He is having result driven, growth-oriented career of multi-faceted experience over three decades in packaging development, quality control and quality assurance in reputed pharmaceutical organizations manufacturing formulations. As a Packaging Technologist with ability to define vision, focus on short-term and long-term goals of organization, accepting pivotal assignments, sets high expectations and produced results.
Had worked with Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited, Actavis Pharmaceutical Mfg. Limited and Natco Pharma Limited. In the long professional career, accomplished projects of selection of packages for product stability, quality, safety, compliance to regulatory and statutory requirements, technology transfer of packaging, packaging automation projects, vendor development and audit, driving and implementation of cost saving projects in packaging materials and productivity resulting in huge savings. Established modern quality systems for 100% compliance in packaging development and artwork management system in driving the team and achieving intended results in the organizations he is associated with. He believes in sharing knowledge is gaining knowledge and spoken in reputed seminars and conclaves on packaging technology. Awarded for Outstanding Achievement in pharmaceutical packaging by Express Pharma.
He is a co-author in more than three dozen Papers published in peer reviewed International Journals, co-inventor in more than 100 patent applications filed, has presented scientific papers and keynotes in many International Conferences in addition to delivering invited talks at various Institutions / Conferences on R&D Management, Idea Management, Innovations, Philosophy of New Drug Discovery & Life and many more such topics.
Sanjay Dave specializes in packaging development and business development, and has more than 20+ years experience in related field. His specialties includes development of packaging for all type of Pharma formulation and OTC health care products. He currently holds the position of CCO at Anfarnd Consultancy Services. Prior to this he worked as GM - New product Development, QA at Shriji Polymers (I) Ltd, Primary packaging manufacturing company, primarily HDPE bottles & PP closures. Also he worked as Head - R&D Packaging Development at Cipla Ltd., an Indian multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company.His responsibilities includes heading the primary packaging development team, which takes care of development of primary packaging of more than 40 dosage forms, include Consumer healthcare, Meter Dose Inhalers (Aerosols), Dry Powder Inhalers, Solid dosage, tropical, ophthalmic, injectable and NDDS. Other previous positions also includes Head - Business Development (Aclar - PCTFE films) and Technical Support at ACG Pharmapack P Ltd. (ACG Worldwide). Manager - Packaging Development at Lupin Research Park and Manager - Packaging Development at Plethico Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Also worked for FDC Ltd. & Indoco Remedies Ltd.
Dr. Udaykumar Rakibe has completed his M. Pharmacy & MBA from Pune University and is a PhD in Pharmacy from Dr. BAMU, Aurangabad. Dr. Rakibe was mandated and given the task to execute and spearhead the proactive remediation in 2006 by Ranbaxy Lab. Ltd. And in late 2011 he was recruited by Intas Pharma to create a self-sustaining quality management system and enhance inspection readiness. Further, in 2013 Dr. Rakibe was hand-picked & recruited by Wockhardt Ltd., as Senior Vice President – Quality, to turn around the Quality Management, lead and manage the remediation of Quality initiatives.
Dr. Rakibe is a quality professional with a dynamic career steering organization through complex Quality & Regulatory challenges, transitions, building an empowered and talented workforce in the cross-cultural environment within highly competitive products and regulatory environment.
He began his career in Quality function in the Executive in-process QA with Glenmark Pharma Ltd. and then moved to different levels and organization spanning 3 decades of hands-on and hard-core experience in the pharmaceutical regulatory environment. He has gained the domain experience in Quality by working 3 decades in Quality operations- half of which i.e. 15 years focusing and leading the Quality & Regulatory remediation. Dr. Rakibe has 7 years’ experience in Corporate Quality functions, overseeing the Developmental, Technology Transfer, & filing of – ANDA and DMF (Clinical, Analytical, Formulation, Devices). He has setup the Global Quality organization for the Contact Manufacturing in regulated and semi-regulated markets. Dr. Udaykumar Rakibe has worked as a senior member of the Quality Team and helped place the organisations in the next level or orbit - with Ranbaxy Labs Ltd., Dabur Pharma Ltd., Gland Pharma Ltd., Intas Pharma Ltd., and Wockhardt Ltd.
Sriram has a career spread over two decades working across multiple industry verticals such as Information Technology, Adhesives, Lubricants and Financial Services. He has promoted strong brands like Fevicol, Mseal, Fevikwik, Gulf Oil, Motul and ManageArtworks. Sriram has a Master's degree from University of Madras, focused on Business scale and general management with Software solutions, Consumer(CPG) and Industrial Products.
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