CPhI Istanbul cements rapid pharma sector growth in Eurasia, Central Asia and MENA regions
Successful first edition facilitates international partnerships and continued domestic manufacturing growth
UBM Liveorganized CPhI Istanbul on June 4th-6th 2014 at the Lutfi Kirdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Istanbul.
The event co-located with P-MEC, InnoPack and ICSE, providing an unrivalled meeting point for bringing together senior pharma professionals and international pharmaceutical suppliers and buyers of pharma raw materials, machinery, packaging solutions and contract services.
Strategically partnered with the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Turkey (IEIS),CPhI Istanbul attracted over 4,000 visitors, both local and international.
The Official CPhI Istanbul Conference was a great success. The Conference room was fully packed with delegates and press who listened to prominent speakers of the Opening Keynote Theatre. Key trends in the Turkish pharmaceutical market were discussed by thought leaders of the industry such as Turgut Tokgoz, Secretary General of IEIS and Dr.Saim Kerman, President of the Turkish Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency.This year’s focus covered opportunities for generics, supergenerics, biosimilars and establishing Turkey as the manufacturing hub of the region. The conference also included updates on the Middle East & North Africa market and the Russia, CIS and emerging markets.
CPhI Istanbul concluded with an overview of API sourcing strategies and successfull technology transfers to CMO partners. The quality of the presentations and sessions was extremely high, with positive feedback already received from industry delegates and visitors- having enhanced their experience on site with essential local knowledge and meeting future partners.