FICCI, DOP to organize National Convention on Biopharma in India
Considering the fact that India is a significant player in the global biopharmaceutical industry, the Federation of Chamber of Commerce of India (FICCI) and the Department of Pharmaceuticals (DOP), Government of India, are all set to organize a one-day “National Convention on Biopharma” on July 12, 2010, at Federation House, New Delhi.
This one-day convention will offer a platform to all stakeholders to identify areas where industry needs facilitation and brainstorm with government on how it can be done effectively. Key topics that the convention aims to cover are increasing capacities and efficiencies, infrastructure for product development and evaluation and harnessing, indigenous skills and addressing talent, regulations for biopharma: ensuring patient safety and enabling growth.
The event will also have the participation from Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India and is also being actively supported by the Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE), India.
The conference deliberations will be an input to a strategy paper being developed by Department of Pharmaceuticals for the biopharma Industry. The issues identified and discussed during this convention would be compiled and submitted to the Government of India for support and necessary action.