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Pharmac South begins at Chennai Trade centre Leading companies showcases innovative products at expo


The 5th Edition of Pharmac South organised by Indian Drug Manufacturers’ Association was inaugurated today at  Chennai Trade Centre.

The two day Pharmac South jointly organized by Orbit Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd, will also feature Pharma Expo

The programme is organized under the leadership of Shri. J. Jayaseelan, Chairman – IDMA, Shri. T. Sathish, Hony. Secretary, Shri. Mr. S. Sridharan, Chairman – Pharmac South 2019 and S.V.P.S. Sivanandhan Vice Chairman – Pharmac South and the organizing committee.

Past National President and an eminent Industrial Leader from the state of Tamil Nadu Shri. S. V. Veerramani, National President, IPA Shri. T. V. Narayana, Director General, Pharmexcil Shri. Udaya Bhaskar, State Drug regulator Mr. K. Sivabalan, Director of Drugs Controller, Tamilnadu, Deputy Drugs Controller of India, CDSCO, Govt. of India, Mrs. Shanthy Gunasekaran and Director (Southern Region) FSSAI Shri. P. Muthumaran. present at the event.

On 28th June (Friday), 2019 followed by the inauguration a lecture on Challenges and Opportunities in Pharma Export for MSMEs was given by  Udaya Bhaskar, Director General, Pharmexcil.

Speaking about the exhibition J. Jayaseelan, Chairman – IDMA said, “5th Edition of Pharma South aimed to update and prepare growing entrepreneurs on the various challenges and opportunities on Regulatory, Export and Marketing of Pharmaceutical products.

The Primary objective of Pharma South is to rejunuvate the pharma industries of the South India, and particularly to encourage the pharma players in Tamilnadu and Pondicherry. There was an exclusive pharma pavilion planned in the exhibition for Pondicherry Manufacturers.

Buyers and Sellers meet has been organized and buyers from all over India and few from Srilanka have participated.

Pharmexcil is the official body for pharma exports from commerce ministry participated in this conference.

Every year in Pharmac South a Motivational and personality development lecture will be organized. This year “The Password to a life upgrade” Special Motivational Speech was given Shri. Chaitanya Lila Das, Monk / Life-Coach / TEDx Speaker / Alumni – IITKGP – Mumbai

FSSAI Overview of Nutraceutical Regulations addressed by Shri. M. Kannan, Deputy Director (Southern Region), FSSAI

On 29th June (Saturday), 2019 A Regulatory Conclave was planned where the lecture on New Product and FDC License Process by Dr. K. Bangarurajan, Joint Drugs Controller of India, CDSCO, New Delhi and the lecture on New Drug & Clinical Trial Rules 2019 (including GCT) by Dr. Naresh Sharma, Deputy Drugs Controller of India, CDSCO, New Delhi.

Chairpersons of Regulatory Conclave was Dr. S. Manivannan, President, IPA (TN), Shri. T. Sathish, Hony Secretary, IDMA -TNPKSB / IPD, IPA Mumbai.

A Marketing Conclave was planned where a lecture on Digital Marketing tools for Pharma Industry by Shri. Salil Kallianpur, Founder & CEO – ARKS Knowledge Consulting Pvt. Ltd. A Lecture on Latest Trends and Innovations in Pharmaceutical Packaging by Shri. AVPS. Chakravathy, Global Ambassador, World Packaging Organisation. A Lectre on Competition Bench Marking and Brand Perception by Dr. Hari Natarajan, Founder & Managing Director, Pronto Consult.

Chairpersons of Marketing Conclave was Shri. T. Ravichandran, Vice President, IDMA Mumbai, Shri. M. Rajarathinam, Past Chairman, IDMA (TNPKSB) Over 75 Exhibitors participated which includes contract manufacturing companies, raw material suppliers, pharma allied industries, supplies, vendors to pharma companies and etc. In this event more than 1000 visitors are expected to visit.

Indian Pharmaceutical Association, The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association are the other prominent association participated in this conference along with IDMA.

Jayaseelan J, Chairman – IDMA, TNPKSB +91 91766 19072

Sathish T, Hony. Secretary – IDMA, TNPKSB, +91 99622 39344

Sridharan S, Chairman – Pharmac South, +91 98400 22753

S V P S Sivanandhan, Vice Chairman – Pharmac South, +91 95516 91290


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