India Pharma 2020 and India Medical Device 2020 focuses on clarity on changing regulatory scenarios

By / 3 weeks ago / Post Event / 14 Comments
India Pharma 2020 and India Medical Device 2020 focuses on clarity on changing regulatory scenarios
  • The two-day conference from March 5-6, 2020, concluded with discussion on way forward on industry issues related to regulatory practices restricting import / export between countries
  • Sessions were held to promote affordable quality pharmaceutical and medical devices for universal healthcare
  • Discussions took place to understand the integration of producers of high value products in Indian market with regional and global markets
  • The event, including an Exhibition and Conference, is being held across three days from March 5 – 7, 2020, at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar

The 5th edition of India Pharma 2020 and India Medical Device 2020 organized by FICCI in collaboration with the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India has over 1200 delegates and visitors from all over India meeting with buyers to provide an exclusive platform for various stakeholders to present their offerings through exhibition, international conference, B-2-B meetings, MSME vendor development program and the DPIIT investment lounge.

This year to give a boost to innovation and to showcase the growing start-up ecosystem in healthcare, FICCI organized an exclusive Med-Tech Innovators’ Session to foster conversation and collaborations between emerging innovators in the medical devices space with private equity investors and healthcare providers to support their growth.

The Department of Pharmaceuticals also announced the launch of Pharma Bureau a body of technical experts, which will act as a single-point interface for the pharmaceutical and medical devices industry for issues relating to the Government of India and various State Governments. The Bureau will coordinate with different ministries of the Central Government as well as the State Governments for providing solutions to the Industry in a time bound manner. In partnership with Invest India, the Bureau will also help facilitate both foreign as well as domestic investment in the Pharmaceutical and Medical devices industry in India. The bureau will also act as a policy think tank to support the Government as well as the Industry.

The three-day event organized with an objective to have an integrative system of healthcare and wellness for the world. In addition to this objective, various plenary sessions were organized on the vision for the pharmaceutical industry; Ecosystem for R&D, Innovation & Start Ups in the Pharma Sector; Regulatory meet with pharmaceuticals & medical device industry; Affordability, accessibility and availability of quality drugs & medical devices; Emerging trends in healthcare; a Panel discussion on Innovate to Make in India for the world; amongst others.

In the plenary session, Drug Regulatory Meet with Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Industry the panelists spoke about the way forward on industry issues related to regulatory practices restricting import / export between countries and also problems faced by the industry with  various state drug regulators. The panel further spoke about the ways to increase cooperation and uniformity amongst the Indian state drug regulatory system.

During the joint session on Affordability, Accessibility and Availability of Quality Drugs & Medical Devices, the panelists spoke about the increasing need to acknowledge how innovation can deliver patient outcomes through new technologies and treatments; it can bring more efficient ways to organise and manage care; and how innovation can find avenues to extend care to the bottom of the pyramid. The panelists further spoke about the importance to understand how a predictable pricing mechanism by rationalizing trade margin for medical devices from first point of sale will ensure affordability and quality care with continued innovation across all segments of population including AB-PMJAY

The Joint session on Emerging Trends in Healthcare moderator by Dr Shravan Subramanyam, Co-Chair-FICCI Medical Device Committee and Managing Director, India & Neighboring Markets, Roche Diagnostics India, focused on technology being the driving force over the past two decades enabling remarkable innovation and transformation in nearly every healthcare sector. The adoption of digital services in healthcare in India has been slow, but the advent of newer technology and increasing significance of healthcare data be it processes or integration with diagnostic decision making which has made digital health impossible to ignore.

The three-day event including exhibition will witness participation of over 200 exhibitors showcasing their products to delegates and business visitors from across the country. The exhibition scheduled to be held till March 07, 2020 will have no entry fee for business visitors.

Sahil Saini

Sahil Saini

The author didn't add any Information to his profile yet.


  • Iona Okelly24. Mar, 2020

    Its wonderful as your other posts : D, thanks for posting. “There’s no Walter Cronkite to give you the final word each evening.” by William Weld.

  • Nichelle Magathan24. Mar, 2020

    I like what you guys are up too. Such clever work and reporting! Carry on the excellent works guys I have incorporated you guys to my blogroll. I think it will improve the value of my site 🙂

  • Save My Marriage Today23. Mar, 2020

    Hi, this would be my first time checking out your blog. Your posts are actually beneficial and have pointed out the correct route to me. I hope I’m going to be able to provide something back and assist other folks one day like you’ve helped me.

  • Save My Marriage Today23. Mar, 2020

    You do have an exceptionally wonderful blog here. Do you have any particular suggestions for wannabe freelance writers? I’m seriously thinking about beginning a web site of my own, but, obtaining good info about it on the internet has really been complicated. Can you generously point me in the proper direction? It’d be really appreciated. Thank you.

  • Araceli Bridgman23. Mar, 2020

    May I just say what a relief to find somebody that genuinely understands what they are discussing over the internet. You actually know how to bring a problem to light and make it important. More people ought to check this out and understand this side of your story. I was surprised you aren’t more popular because you definitely have the gift.

  • Bradley Bojko23. Mar, 2020

    When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now each time a comment is added I get three e-mails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove people from that service? Appreciate it.

  • Save My Marriage Today Amy Waterman21. Mar, 2020

    You wrote a amazing post. Wasn’t I lucky to have stumbled on your site? Just what I required right now. I have bookmarked it considering that I actually need to read through it for a second time. Thanks.

  • How To Save My Marriage19. Mar, 2020

    Hey there, you have got a wonderful site. I am seeking ways of making my web site similar to what you’ve got here. I seriously love your structure and colouring scheme though. Thank you for the inspiration.

  • Save My Marriage Today eBook17. Mar, 2020

    Your website simply keeps giving out informative articles now and then. Might have missed quite a lot if I had not bookmarked it on my initial visit. Superb write-up and do continue the great work.

  • Save My Marriage Today15. Mar, 2020

    I totally loved going through your post and do think it does merit a comment or share, or rather, both. Keep doing what you are doing!

  • Save My Marriage Today PDF15. Mar, 2020

    Your web site offers a lot of insightful articles and comments which has helped me in the past couple of weeks. The posts in your web site are simply terrific and allow me to say thanks a lot for sharing it freely.

  • Sandy Sandel15. Mar, 2020

    I have learn a few good stuff here. Definitely price bookmarking for revisiting. I wonder how much attempt you set to create such a wonderful informative website.

  • Save My Marriage Today13. Mar, 2020

    I have made it an habit to leave a remark whenever I enjoy a post on a site or whenever I have anything I believe I have to add to the discourse taking place. I like the way you have written about the matter and that is why I am commenting. Would likewise be following your social media platforms to catch up on your opinions regularly.

  • Shannan Henington13. Mar, 2020

    I’m more than happy to discover this website. I want to to thank you for ones time for this wonderful read.. I definitely loved every little bit of it and I have you saved to fav to check out new information in your website.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. *