Tuesday 22 October 2019
08:00-12:00 APSMI Board Meeting
11:00-12:00 GSCF Committee Meeting
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-17:30 GSCF Board Meeting
18:00 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 & the 16th China Self-Medication Annual Conference. Address the value of Self-Care in the future society.
Host: Mr. Bai Huiliang, Director of expert committee, CNMA
09:00-09:15 Welcome speeches:
-GSCF Mr. Alan Main, APSMI Dr. Yan Kaijing, CNMA Mr. Hu Jiqiang
09:15-09:30 Keynote speech
- Dr. Margaret Chan
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.
Host: Mr. Wu Yifang, President & CEO, Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical (Group) Co., Ltd.
09:30-09:50 Global Trends shaping our industry
-Mr. Brian McNamara, CEO, Consumer Healthcare GlaxoSmithKline-UK
09:50–10:10 Asia-Pacific Policies and regulations on self-medication
-Mr. Naoyuki Yasuda, Director, office of International Regulatory Affairs, Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare-Japan
10:10-10:30 Report: Enabling people to manage their health & wellbeing: policy approaches to self-care
-Mr. Martin Koehring, Managing Editor, Economist Intelligence Unit-UK
10:30-10:45 Tea break
10:45-12:30 China Relative Policies
National Health Commission
National Healthcare Security Administration
National Medical Products Administration
National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine 
12:30-13:30 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.
Co-Chairs: Dr. Deon Schoombie, CEO, Consumer Healthcare Products Australia – CHP Australia & Mr. Richard He, General Manager, Bayer Consumer Health China 
14:00-14:30 Global & Asia-Pacific market situation of self-care & self-medication
-Mr. Prasanna N. Pitale, Vice President &GM, IQVIA Global Consumer Health
14:30-14:55 The characteristic advantages, present situation and future development of Traditional Chinese Medicine Industry and self-Care
-Dr. Huang Luqi, Academician of  the Chinese Academy of Engineering and President of China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences
14:55-15:20 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
-Europe: Ms. Jurate Svarcaite, Director General, Association of the European Self-Medication Industry-AESGP-Belgium
-India: Mr.Nikhilesh KalraGeneral Manager Consumer  Healthcare, Sanofi India
-China: Mr. Ruan Hongxian, Chairman, Yixintang Pharmaceutical Group Co., LTD.
-USA: Mr. Scott Melville, President, Consumer Healthcare Products Association-CHPA -USA
-Japan: Ms. Mari Nogami, President, Takeda Consumer Healthcare Company limited-JSMI-Japan
-Indonesia: Mr. Joeseoef Rachmadi, Director, Pharmaceutical Laboratories, KONIMEX-Gabungan Perusagaan Farmasi Indonesia (G.P. Farmasi)- Indonesia
18:00 Gala Dinner
Thursday 24 October 2019
09:00-12:00 Session 3: Self-Care the Next generation
Focus on the future development of Self-Care industry, and how behaviour of consumers and licensed pharmacists will influence the development of self- Care industry.
Host: Dr. Guo Zhenyu, Chairman & CEO, Yunnan Botanee Bio-technology Group Co., Ltd. – China
09:00-09:15 The Future of Self-Care
-Ms. Judy Stenmark, Director General of GSCF
09:15-09:30 Role of the pharmacist in self-care
09:30-09:45 Self-care from cradle to grave
-Dr Austen El-Osta, Self-Care Academic Research Unit (SCARU)-UK
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.
Host: Dr. Toshi Tominaga, Secretary-General, Asia-Pacific Self-Medication Industry-Japan
10:25-12:00 Company case studies - sharing successful ideas
-Mr. Manoj Raghunandanan, President, Global OTC Franchise, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare– USA
-Mr. Hitoshi Shibata, Chairman, Taiko Pharmaceutical Co.LTD.,-Japan
-Mr. Daehyun Kim, OTC Marketing Director, DONGWHA PHARM-Korea
-CR Sanjiu Medical & Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
-Tasly Holding Group Co.LTD
-GSK China
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
Host: Dr. Yan Kaijing, Pharmaceutical Group Chairman, Tasly Holding Group Co.LTD, Chairman of APSMI and CNMA-China
-keynote speech : Mr. Wang Qiang, Executive Director of Board, Alibaba Health Information Technology Limited & GM of AliHealth
Dr. Noppadon Adjimatera; Vice President of Thailand Self-Medication Industry Association (TSMIA); and ASEAN/Jp/Kr Regional Regulatory & Medical Affairs Director, Reckitt Benckiser Thailand
15:00-15:15 Tea break
15:15-16:15 Digital health and health data in Self-Care
Host: Mr. Laurent Faracci, Executive Vice-President, Global Category Health – Reckitt Benckiser Group plc – UK
-Keynote : OECD/WEF person?
-Ping An, digital engagement, digital trade
16:15-17:00 Closing ceremony
18:00 Closing buffet dinner