The Business Forum in the form of workshop will be conducted a day before the main meeting of the First Meeting of Heads of National Medicine Regulatory Authorities (NMRAs), which is on the 20th November 2018. The expected outcome of the workshop is facilitate an effective sharing of knowledge, practices, and technologies in the field of pharmaceutical business.

The Roles And Challenges of Pharma Companies to Strengthen Self-Reliance among OIC Countries

Time: 09.00-12.00


Keynote Speech

Deputy 1

Regulatory Commitment in Ensuring Safety, Efficacy and Quality of Medicines

National Agency of Drug and Food Control

Toward WHO PQ List through acquiring Good Regulatory Practice from NRA Benchmarking

Joey Gouws (World Health Organization)

Pharmaceutical Industries Development in Indonesia : Strategic Plan for Self Reliance

Head of Industrial Business of Indonesian Pharmaceutical Association)

Sharing Experience on Producing First Generic Drug and Gaining Licensing from the Innovator

Honesti Basyir (Chairman of PT. Kimia Farma Tbk)

Sharing Experience on Meeting the PQ requirement

Rahman Roestan (Chairman of PT. Bio Farma)

Sharing knowledge and best Practices on Halal medicines by Pharma company representatives from OIC Countries

Time: 13.00-14.20


Saudi Arabia

Abdulrahman A. Almutairi (CEO & General Manager Arab Company for Pharmaceutical Products (ARABIO))


Muhammad Lukmani Bin Ibrahim (Deputy Director, Head of Centre for Compliance and Licensing, NPRA)


Dr. Musa Umar (Director of Narcotics & Controlled Substances, National Agency for Food & Drug Administration & Control)

Opportunities and Challenges on Future Medication

Time: 14.20-16.30


General Overview on Traditional Medicine, Herbal and Cosmetics

Director of Traditional Medicines and Cosmetics Standardization

Biopharmaceutical Development in Indonesia: A Case Report

Sie Djohan (Director of Corporate Business Development PT. Kalbe Farma Tbk)

Phytopharmaca for Future Medication

Barokah Sri Utami (Executive Director of PT. Phapros)

Role of OTC Medicines and Supplement as part of Self Medication Program to Support Nation's Health

Rachmadi Joesoef (Director of PT. Konimex)