CPhI Conferences, a division of Informa Markets India has announced its 9th Annual Innopack Pharma Confex, which is scheduled on 3rd and 4th September 2020, this year in a virtual format. Professionals from the pharma packaging industry will congregate, network, exchange ideas and knowledge on the future of the pharma packaging industry.
The two day multi-track knowledge driven conference will bring together visionaries from various facets of the pharma packaging business, and will comprise an expo driven by innovative solutions, wil have six workshops, a round table session for packaging leaders.
“The pharmaceutical packaging industry with a market size of USD 83.6 billion in 2019 is projected to reach 111.9 billion in 2024 with a CAGR of 6.O percent between 2019 -2024. The growing use of oral drug delivery mode owing to patient compliance and convenience, increasing cases of communicable diseases, and the rise in the aging population in developed economies are responsible for the high share of the bottles segment. This growth is attributed to the increased demand for pharmaceutical packaging,” a statement said.
It also indicated that the pharma packaging industry in India is evolving rapidly to adapt to the changing policies and regulations in their markets as many Indian companies are now moving into the US and Europe.
“InnoPack has a legacy of showcasing the best of pharma packaging solutions in terms of quality and design. It is also set to witness scintillating panel discussions by leading experts, this year in a virtual format with a pulse on the key trends and issues in the sector, while updating it on the latest innovations across the globe. The two- day InnoPack Pharma Virtual Confex is as timely as it is relevant with the recent outbreak of COVID 19 during which the packaging manufacturers are facing supply chain disruption along with decreasing manufacturing at the site in many parts of the world. The Confex will ensure the continuous engagement through various networking activities and will discuss the ever – evolving challenges and solutions in pharmaceutical packaging, ” said Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, Informa Markets in India.
The topics of the workshops are Technologies for Anti – Covid Complaint, Patient Centric Packaging Designs, Sustainability and recycling Plastic for Packaging,Serialization & Cold Chain, and many focused topics with an underlying theme of conference being Embracing the new Era of Packaging as centre of driving business through disruptive innovations.
Some of the speakers and delegates of the virtual conference will be Marcel De Grutter, PM Serialization & Liaison Regulatory & Government Affairs, Abbott; Chakravarthi AVPS, Global Ambassador, World Packaging Organisation; Sanjay Jain, President, Amneal Pharmaceuticals; Chandi Prasad Ravipati, General Manager, Aurobindo Pharma Limited; Dr. Pirthi Pal Singh, Head – Formulation Research & Development, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories; Rajesh Mishra, Head – Packaging Development, Abbott .
The conference will also host the 5th edition of India Packaging Virtual Award felicitate excellence and innovation in the packaging industry and celebrate the thinkers and creators who break new grounds in packaging.