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Draft Agenda

Keynote address
10:30 - 10:45
Creating Regulatory Harmony across the Middle East & North Africa
10:45 - 12:15
Market Insights

What steps can Governments take to support the industry and keep pace with recent developments?

An Industry Player's Perspective on Pharma Manufacturing in the GCC
12:15 - 13:15
Regional Focus – Gulf Cooperation Council

What are the opportunities for local players? What is being done to attract international players to the region?

InnoPack Lunch Session
13:15 - 14:00
InnoPack Lunch Session
The Forgotten Markets of MENA
14:00 - 14:30
Market Insights

Iraq, Iran, Yemen and Sudan. What are the opportunties for pharma manufacturers across these regions?

Delivering Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030
14:30 - 15:00
Regional Spotlight – Saudi Arabia

What are the incentives for stimulating local manufacturing? What opportunties does the emerging contract manufacturing sector present?

Jordan - The Reference Market
15:00 - 15:30
Regional Spotlight – Jordan

s the largest API manufacturer regionally, Jordan is considered a reference market and a benchmark for quality. What learnings can be transferred to the wider region?

Spotlight on Oncology
15:30 - 16:30
Future Trends – Non-Communicable Diseases

What are the latest developments in screening and treatments across the region? How are cost pressures and innovation being balanced? What can be learnt from global markets?

Building a Sustainable Workforce
16:30 - 17:00
Future Trends – The Workforce of the Future

What steps can companies take to ensure a sustainable pipeline of talent, to keep pace with projected growth? How can Academia contribute to developing the right skill-set for the industry?