Monthly Meetings of Previous Term

Monthly Meetings of Previous Term

Pharma Delegates conducts its meetings at noon on the third Wednesday of each month at the Tokyo American Club. Speakers have included Ministry officials, industry leaders in Japan and from overseas, science and technology experts, R&D executives, physicians, hospital pharmacists, HR specialists, CRO experts, academics, market researchers, industry analysts, economists, wholesalers and other entrepreneurs. Pharma Delegates conducts its meetings at noon on the third Wednesday of each month at the Tokyo American Club. Speakers have included Ministry officials, industry leaders in Japan and from overseas, science and technology experts, R&D executives, physicians, hospital pharmacists, HR specialists, CRO experts, academics, market researchers, industry analysts, economists, wholesalers and other entrepreneurs.

YEAR MONTH Title and Speaker
2018 Sep 19, Speaker:  Mr. Kenji Toba, MD, PhD. , President, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology
 
Topic: Current Trend of Dementia Research
2018 Oct 17,

Speaker:  Mr. Toshihiko Takeda, ex.-Director-General for Health Policy Bureau, MHLW
      
Topic: Eighteen years in Health Policy with Japanese Government

2018 Nov 7 ,

Special Seminar at Shima Kanko Hotel

Theme : “Rare Disease Data Registry of Japan (RADDAR-J): anation-wide comprehensive registry for rare diseaseresearch and development.”
Speaker: Prof. Fumihiko Matsuda, Ph.D., Dean, Kyoto-McGill International Collaborative School of Genomic Medicine Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine.

Title: “Efforts towards recent rare disease / genome medicine from patients’ point of view.”

Speaker: Ms. Yukiko Nishimura & Mr. Kunihiro Nishimura, Board member, ASrid
    
Title:“Treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy by the Antisense Oligonucleotide, Nusinersen: A new paradigm for rare disease treatment through deep understanding of human genome”

Speaker: Dr. Kimimasa Tobita, Head of Medical for SMA
(Spinal Muscular Atrophy) Biogen Japan Co., Ltd.
  
Title: “What Precision / Genome Medicine bring benefits for cancer patients next?”

Speaker: Mr. Kosuke Iijima, Head, Foundation Medicine Business Dept. ,Chugai Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.

Title: Short Lecture

Speaker: Dr. Anavaj Sakuntabhai, Head of Unit Functional Genetics of Infectious Diseases,CNRS

Title: Q & A, Panel discussion All speakers and Moderator

Speaker: Moderator: Mr. Mitsuru Miyata, Executive Leader
Writer, Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. CEO, Miyata Institute of
Technologies, Inc

 

2018 Dec 12, Speaker: Colonel Kenneth Maynor, Territorial Commander of Japan,
The Salvation Army Japan

Topic: The Power of Purpose     
2019 Jan 16, Speaker: Mr. Ichiro Umeda, Chairman, General Incorporated
Association Institute for New Era Strategy, ex-President &
CEO, Pfizer Japan Inc.,

Topic: My thoughts for an Age of Longevity
2019 Feb 20, Speaker:   Mr. Alan Thomas, Director, Thought Leadership, IQVIA
Solutions Japan K.K.
Topic:  IQVIA Japan 2019 Pharma Market Insights
2019 Mar 20, Speaker: Mr. Masataka Ishikawa, Managing Director, Accenture Japan Ltd.

Mr. Ryota Kano, GTM Lead, Pfizer Upjohn Japan Inc.

Mr. Yuichi Kubo, Vice President, Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

Mr. Hiroshi Yamada, Executive Vice President, CIMIC Co., Ltd.

Mr. William Hall, President, Ipsos Healthcare Japan Ltd.


Topic:Panel Discussion:

Practical challenges & opportunities of pharmaceutical companies in Japan and how companies are managing/maximizing them.

2019 Apr 17, Speaker:   Mr. Itsuro Yoshida, President, Towa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Topic:  Future Perspective of Towa Pharmaceutical
Co., Ltd.
2019 May 15, Speaker:   Dr. Tatsuya Kondo, The Honorary Director of the National Center
for Global Health and Medicine. Former Chief Executive of
PMDA
Topic:  Future Perspective of Towa Pharmaceutical
Co., Ltd.
2019 June 21,

37th Healthcare Seminar

“Maximizing business prospects in the Japanese Pharmaceutical Industry2019 – 2023): Views From the Top”

Speaker: Mr. Shinichi Tamura, Chairman of the Board, Representative Executive Officer, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sosei Co., Ltd.

Topic: “How to defy the Laws of Diminishing Return”

Speaker: Mr. Chris Hourigan, President and Representative Director, Janssen Pharmaceutical K.K.

Topic: “Reimagining Healthcare in the Age of Ageing”

Speaker: Mr. Yuji Matsue, Representative Director, President & CEO, EA Pharma Co., Ltd.

Topic: “Japan’s Business Environment & EA Pharma Strategy Looking Towards 2023”

Speaker: Mr. Ajai Sulekh, President, Biogen Japan Ltd.

Topic: “Redefining Biogen’s Impact within Japanese Society!”

Speaker:Moderator, All Speakers&Mr. Masato Iwasaki Ph.D., Director , Member Of The Board, President, Japan Pharma Business Unit, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited

Topic:Panel Discussion

Shor lecture:

“A COMPETITIVE, VALUES-BASED, R&D-DRIVEN, GLOBAL
BIOPHARMACEUTICAL LEADER “

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