6th International Pharmaceutical Competitiveness Conference
26-27 September, 2014
The Medicine Producers and Importers Union (MPI Union) of Armenia jointly with the Industry Development Foundation (IDF) organizes the 6th International Pharmaceutical Competitiveness Conference and the “Pharma-Armenia EXPO 2014” pharmaceutical exhibition, which will take place on 26th and 27th of September, 2014.
26 September, 2014
Yerevan State Medical University after M. Heratsi
The 6th International Pharmaceutical Competitiveness Conference will take place at 9:00 am on 26th of September, 2014 in Grant Hall of Celebrations in Yerevan State Medical University after M. Heratsi (Koryun 2, Yerevan, 0025, Armenia).
Attendees of the conference will have an opportunity to get acquainted with recent achievements of Armenian pharmaceutical industry, with pharmaceutical market developments, new projects and reforms initiated by the Government of RA, as well as discuss cooperation perspectives and new markets penetration possibilities with potential partners. Moreover, recent achievements, trends and innovative approaches of international pharmaceutics will be presented by local and international pharmaceutical companies.
The conference consists of two sessions. The first session of the conference is called “Pharmaceutical Achievements of Armenia”. The purpose of the session is to present recent achievements of Armenian pharmaceutical market, new developments, ongoing reforms and development strategies.
The second session of the conference is called “The Best Achievements in International Pharmaceutics”. The representatives of foreign pharmaceutical companies will make presentations on their companies, latest achievements, products, technologies, scientific discoveries and innovative approaches in pharmaceutics, etc.
The event will bring together more than 500 doctors, scientists and employees of local and international pharmaceutical and healthcare professionals.
This will be a good opportunity for local companies to establish contacts with possible partners, strengthen already existing ones and discuss possibilities to export Armenian origin drugs with representatives of drug registrations authorities from different countries.
In parallel with the conference, the annual specialized exhibition of pharmaceutics “Pharma Armenia EXPO 2014” will be held. This serves as an unprecedented opportunity for local and foreign pharmaceutical companies or their representatives to present their recent achievements and products.
The conference will broadcast online on our website.
27 September, 2014
Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University
The second part of The 6th International Pharmaceutical Competitiveness Conference “Pharma Armenia” will take place at 9:00 am on 27th of September, 2014 in Grand Hall of Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University (Hovsep Emin 123, Yerevan, 0051, Armenia).
Pharmaceutical biotechnology situation in Armenia and abroad, development trends, current reforms and strategic plan will be presented in the framework of the conference. The conference will bring together 5 eminent scientists from biotechnology sector, who will deliver lectures and workshops for participants.
- Dr. David Goukassian, Associate Professor of Medicine Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Talk title: “The ying and yan of TNF receptor signaling: a promising new paradigm in cancer therapeutics”
Group Discussion: “Cardiovascular Challenges for Future Human Exploration–Type Moon, Near Earth Asteroid, and Mars Missions”
- Dr. Walter Doerfler, Institute for Clinical and Molecular Virology, Germany
Talk title: “Epigenetics - a Different Way of Looking at Genetics”
Group Discussion: “The predominant role of basic research in biology and medicine”
- Dr. Andrey Kajava, Université Montpellier, France
Talk title: “Bioinformatics Approach to Predict Predisposition to Amyloidosis”
Group discussion: “The importance of the 3D structure of proteins in search of new drugs and vaccines”
Participants will have an opportunity to discuss their visions with each other and the professionals.
On the same day, if desired, guests will have an opportunity to visit pharmaceutical companies, pharmaceutical laboratories and warehouses, learn about the partners’ capacities and give them practical advices.