Saphex is rapidly establishing itself as the most strategic industry event in the South African region that brings together all major stakeholders - industry leaders, policy-makers, regulators, academics, investors, scientists and patient representatives, to tackle the most pressing issues the industry is facing.
With over 2000 visitors expected at Saphex 2017, there will be ample opportunity for you to connect and establish relationships with fellow professionals from the pharmaceutical industry. We are also anticipating over 130 exhibitors and over 100 countries represented at the event.
The event will incorporate an exhibition and a conference, delivering business contacts and forging strategic alliances in combination with the knowledge and information that you will need to win in the South African pharmaceutical sector.
Saphex will be held under the theme, "Continuing development of the South African Pharmaceutical Industry: Forging ideas for the future composition of the sector". Aiming to explore the current composition of the industry in South Africa, and inviting several experts in their respective fields to give their opinion on where the future of the market may lead. The approach that companies pursue will hinge upon their individual goals. Inevitably companies will need to decide how to satisfy contending stakeholder demands while pursuing sustainable growth in a competitive market.
The Conference will incorporate several key topics into the two day agenda, some of which are listed below
- Innovative methods for ordering and delivery of medicines
- Promoting local ownership of manufacturing facilities
- Use of technology to improve health outcomes
- National Health Insurance - an assessment so far
- The key areas needed for improvement in the pharmaceutical delivery chain
- Education and training in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors