Event: The Fourth International Conference on Falsified & Substandard Medical Products
Has been finalized

The 4th edition of the International  Conference on Falsified and Substandard Medical Products is now at Dubai Exhibition Centre-Expo 2020 site with Prominent Speakers from International and Local Organizations.

 

Objectives

  • To promote awareness on falsified medicines, medical products, the consequence and its implication on public health
  • To enhance enforcement against those who counterfeit medicines, by sharing best practices, encouraging  transnational cooperation and collaboration
  • Combating against sub-standard medicines
  • Sharing best practices; cutting edge latest technology in combating counterfeits
  • Highlighting the importance of legislative and regulatory reforms

Who Should Attend?

The conference aims to attract participants from the UAE and the Middle East from the below sectors:

  • Ministries of Health
  • Local health authorities
  • Ministry of Economy
  • Interior Ministry
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Free Zones
  • Universities
  • Regulators
  • Officials of supply chain
  • Customs officials
  • Interpol officials
  • Consumer protection     associations
  • Medical Inspectors on the Pharmacy facilities
  • Inspectors at the border and free zones
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Pharmacists in the public and    private sectors
  • Those interested in     pharmaceutical research and     health services
  • Media

 

How to Reach the Venue

There are many easy ways to reach Expo 2020 Dubai. The nearest airports to Expo 2020 Dubai are Dubai International (DXB) and Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC). If using public transport, purchase and use a Nol Card to travel and/or pay for RTA's Paid Parking. 

Metro

The Dubai Metro Red Line takes you from the city of Dubai to the entrance of Expo 2020. The fastest and most sustainable way to reach the venue. First arrivals to the Expo Station are at 06:15 Saturday to Thursday and 09:15 on Friday. Last departures from the Expo Station are at 00:00 Saturday to Wednesday and 01:00 Thursday to Friday. 

By Expo Rider and RTA Buses

Reach the Expo 2020 site via a dedicated public bus service: Expo Rider. It’s free of charge for Expo 2020 visitors! Just show a valid Expo 2020 ticket when you board the bus from 9 locations in Dubai and other Emirates.  

By Taxi

Book Dubai taxis by phone, or simply download the Careem app to book ‘Hala Taxi’, which is Dubai’s most affordable taxi. There will be a starting flat fee of AED 20 for rides originating from the Expo site. Direct the taxi to the Dubai Exhibition Centre drop-off point.  

By Car

If you’re driving to the Expo 2020 site, you can get there from all major roads. Follow the signs for the designated Dubai Exhibition Centre parking zone (from the E311 Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road).  

 

 

Speakers

H.E. Dr. AMIN HUSSAIN AL AMIRI

Asst. Undersecretary of Health Regulation Sector
Ministry of Health & Prevention, UAE
Conference President

Dr. MARIAM AL JALAHMA

Chief Executive Officer
National Health Regulatory Authority, Bahrain

Dr. ROGÉRIO GASPAR

Director of Regulation and Prequalification Department
World Health Organization, Switzerland

Dr. HAJED MOHAMMED BIN HAJED HASHAN

Deputy of General Director in The Gulf Health Council
Gulf Health Council, Saudi Arabia

Mr. ANDY MORLING

Head of the Criminal Enforcement Group
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, United Kingdom

MAJOR GENERAL Dr. ABDUL QUDDOOS ABDUL RAZAK AL OBAIDLI

Assistant Commandant General for Quality & Excellence
Emirates Intellectual Property Association, UAE

Mr. YOUSUF AL HASHIMI 

Director Sea Ports Customs Centers
Sea Customs Center Management
Customs Inspection Management Division

Mr. CHI-WANG LAM

Operations Coordinator, Public Health and Pharmaceutical Crime
Illicit Goods and Global Health Programme, Interpol, France

Mr. MAURICE ADEFALOU

Technical Officer, Compliance
World Customs Organisation, Brussels

Mr. PETER MEHRAVARI

U.S. Intellectual Property Attaché for Middle East and North Africa
Patent Attorney
U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi | U.S. Department of Commerce

Mrs. CECILIA FANT

Regional Director, EMEA
Pharmaceutical Security Institute, Sweden

Mr. OSCAR ALARCÓN JIMÉNEZ

Executive Secretary of the Medicrime Convention
Council of Europe Action Against Crime Department, France

Dr. ZUZANA KUSYNOVÁ

Lead for Policy, Practice and Compliance
International Pharmaceutical Federation, Netherlands

Dr. RASHA ZIADA

Egyptian Drug Authority Assistant Chairman for Technical Development and Capacity Building Affairs, Egypt

Dr. WAEL EL SISI

Pharmaceutical Digital Transformation Unit Manager
Egyptian Drug Authority, Egypt

Ms. MURIEL CRESSOT

Project Manager, Certifications Program
World Free Zones Organization, UAE

Mr. WILFRID ROGE

Head of Anti-falsification
Les Laboratoires Servier, France

Mr. ABDULLAH AL MESNED

Member in the Medical Committee in Chamber of Commerce
Saudi Arabia

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Conference 2019

FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FALSIFIED

& SUBSTANDARD MEDICAL PRODUCTS 

 

Dates of conference: 21 - 22 NOVEMBER 2021

Venue: Hall 1C south at EXPO 2020 Dubai, UAE

Theme of the conference: Working Together Against Falsified Medical Products

 

Visit www.WorkingTogetherAgainstFalsifiedProducts.com

Contact info@WTAFP.com

 

      

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