Tuesday 22 October 2019

AM:   GSCF Committee Meeting/ APSMI Board Meeting
GSCF Board Meeting
Evening: Welcome Dinner

Wednesday 23 October 2019
09:00-12:00 Opening ceremony and session 1
Welcome guests, announce the theme and the goal of the 12th GSCF Asia – Pacific Regional Conference & the 4th APSMI GA. Address the value of Self-Care in the future society.
09:00-09:30 Welcome speeches:
09:30-12:00 Session 1: Trends & Policies in self-medication
Discuss the new trends and changes of self-medication policies in AP region and around the world. Focus on OTC medication’s new development opportunities in accelerating China’s medication and health reform and promoting the international cooperation along “Belt and Road” initiative.
09:30-09:50 Global Trends shaping our industry
09:50–10:10 Asia-Pacific Policiesand regulations on self-medication
10:10-10:30 Report: Enabling people to manage their health & wellbeing: policy approaches to self-care
- Economist Intelligence Unit
10:30-10:45 Tea break
10:45-12:00 Traditional Chinese Medicines & OTC Policies
(relevant laws: Health, drug administration and the Belt and Road Initiative)
12:00-13:00 Lunch
14:00-17:30 Session 2: Market Dynamics in self-medication – a Global & Asia-Pacific perspective
Analyze the trends and changes of global self-medication market through OTC and herbal medicines market dynamics respectively. Share the unique market characteristics and great market potential in key countries and regions.
14:00-14:40 Global & Asia-Pacific market situation of self-care & self-medication
14:40-15:20 New technologies/paradigms in OTC and global perspective on herbal medicines
-Nicholas Hall
15:20-15:35 Tea break
15:35-17:30 Country perspectives on self-care markets- Panel session (5 people – 15’ each)
-Europe (AESGP) , India (OPPI), China (CNMA), USA (CHPA), Japan (JSMI), Indonesia (GP Farmasi)
Evening Welcome reception
Thursday 24 October 2019
09:00-10:10 Session 3: Self-Care the Next generation
Focus on the future development of Self-Care industry, and how behavior of consumers and licensed pharmacists will influence the development of self- Care industry.
09:00-09:15 The Future of Self-Care
09:15-09:30 Role of the pharmacist in self-care
09:30-09:45 Self-care
09:45-10:10 Research on global consumer changes
10:10-10:25 Tea break
10:25-12:00 Session 4: Company case studies - sharing successful ideas
Share the successful practices and experiences from the companies and organizations in Self-Care industry of different countries.
10:25-12:00 Company case studies - sharing successful ideas(6 people – 15’ each)
-Johnson & Johnson, JFSMI, Korea, CR Sanjiu, Tasly
12:00-13:00 Lunch
14:00-16:30 Panel Session
E-commerce and big-data marketing are two major manners to promote the development of self-care industry. Topics on e-commerce and digital health will be discussed and the ideas will also be exchanged thoroughly.
14:00-15:00 E-Commerce & OTC Online – China & Worldwide
-keynote speech : Ali Baba
-panelists: TSMIA and etc.
15:00-15:15 Tea break
15:15-16:15 Digital health and health data in Self-Care
-Keynote : OECD/WEF
- panellist: Ping An, digital engagement, digital trade
16:15-16:30 Closing ceremony
Evening Closing buffet dinner