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14.00-19.30 / 28 Oct / Edvard Thomsens vej 14 / Copenhagen / Denmark
Asia Ahead – Focusing on the Eastern Markets

We hope you gained new knowledge and contacts at the Annual Meeting 2010. In total, the event gathered over 150 people from more than 100 different organisations.

The event focused on the latest information on the Asian markets and how to access them while providing network opportunities in a relaxed setting with key life science stakeholders in Medicon Valley. Medicon Valley Alliance’s Annual Meeting 2010 addressed topics like: What are the key strongholds of Japan, South Korea, China and India? How do you conduct clinical trials and how do you handle regulatory authorities in Asia?

Registration for this event was closed on October 22nd 2010.


Time Topic / Speaker
14.00 Registration & Welcome drinks
14.30 Welcome
Stig Jørgensen, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance
14.40 Opening Asia Ahead
Jan Wifstrand, Chairman of the Board, Rapidus
14.50 Drug Development in Asia
Claus Eilersen, Senior Vice President, Group Operations in Japan and Oceania region, Novo Nordisk Pharma
15.20 Clinical Trials and Regulatory Affairs in Asia
Marie Carlholm, Clinical Project Coordinating Director & Team Leader and Ingrid Lamberg, Global Regulatory Lead, Lund, AstraZeneca
15.50 Break, Coffee and Refreshments
16.20 Cross Border Award
Stig Jørgensen, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance
Science and Business
16.35 Japan & South Korea
Thomas Jonsson, Life Science Ambassador Japan/Korea, Medicon Valley Alliance
17.00 China
Michael Frederik Ryde, Commercial Counselor, Teamleader Health Team Danish Trade Council (formerly General Manager for Lundbeck China)
17.25 India
Bengt Johansson, Head of Office, Swedish Trade Council, Bangalore
18.00 Questions and Discussion
Moderator: Jan Wifstrand, Chairman of the Board, Rapidus
18.20 Networking, Wine and Canapés

View photos from the Annual Meeting.