80th India IT Forum Seminar – 2015/10/29 (Tokyo)

The 80th ICIJ-IT Forum seminar shall be held at the Embassy of India in Tokyo on October 29th, 2015 from 18:00 JST.

The Japanese government plans to spur growth of the life sciences market (pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and regenerative medicine) by approximately 30 percent — from $120 billion to $160 billion — by 2020 while trying to curtail escalating healthcare costs of a rapidly aging population.

The Healthcare Special Interest Group (SIG), under Leadership of Suhas Bhargava, Tata Consultancy Services and his SIG Team has conceptualized and is managing this Seminar.

ICIJ- India IT Forum Japan cordially invites you to join this seminar titled:

“Collaboration Opportunities in Japanese Healthcare Market”


18:00: Registrations / Networking – Coffee and Snacks

18:30 – 18:40 :

  • Welcome address : Executive Committee – India IT Forum
  • Opening remarks:  Representative from Indian Embassy

18:40 – 18:55 : Japan Healthcare Sector: National Policy Overview (Representative from Japanese Government, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare)

18:55 – 19:10 : Japan Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices: Policy & Regulations concerning Information Technology/Role of Information Technology (Representative from Japanese Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA))

19:10 – 19:25 : Japan Healthcare Sector: Overview (Hiroshi Uematsu, Japan Country Manager, Inter Systems Japan KK)

19:25 – 19:40 : Vision for Global Collaboration for Life Sciences Innovation (Sumio Takeichi, Secretary General, Global Collaboration Center for Life Innovation)

19:40 – 19:55 : Addressing Japanese Healthcare Market Needs: Indian IT Value proposition – Presentation by Indian IT Companies

19:55 – 20:00 : Vote of thanks  and announcement about our Next Seminar

20:00 – 20:30 : Networking Dinner.

Thank you
Aniruddha Mallik
Executive Committee, ICIJ-IT Forum

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