• 20 - 22 February, 2019
  • INTEX Osaka, Japan

Bilingual Sessions (English/Japanese)

Learn from the Industry Leaders!

The program covers hot topics in the healthcare Industry. Register now for FREE sessions! (Pre-registration Required)

Keynote Session


Feb. 20 (Wed) 10:30-12:00

For the Further Growth of Pharmaceutical Industry

Takeda's Challenge for Profitable Growth in Global Manufacturing and Supply

Tomohiro Yoshinari
Vice President, Head of Supply Chain Management, Global Manufacturing & Supply Japan   
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.


A presentation about Takeda's journey to become an agile, global, R&D‐driven pharmaceutical company, headquartered in Japan. With a focus on the global manufacturing and supply organization transformation to contribute to our profitable growth, the presentation will showcase some of the key initiatives to achieve our goal.

Education: 1993, Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Master Degree: 2002, University of Bradford, UK, PhD: 2007, Kobe University, MBA:  Career: 1993, joined Takeda Pharmaceutical Company as a pharmaceutical technology scientist: 2009, moved to strategic product planning division as a product/ pipeline portfolio management leader: via strategic division in CMC center, from 2015 to current, head of supply chain management in GMS‐J

Daiichi Sankyo R&D Transformation

Junichi Koga
Senior Executive Officer, Head of R&D Division
Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

Environmental change of healthcare sectorv to Daiichisankyo will be summeraized Than our transformation toward biologics and oncology area is talked with its objectives, steps and results followed by future plan.

Graduated from Kyoto Univ. and Ph.D in microbiology at Kyoto prefectural Univ. of Medicine. Started his carrier in JCR pharm, moved to Amgen Japan in 2001 as board member to head R&D and joined Daiichi Sankyo in 2009. Chairs biologics committee of JPMA from 2016.



*Honorifics omitted. Please note that recording and photography is strictly prohibited. Speakers and programs are subject to change.
Textbooks of some presentations might not be available. For inquiry regarding conference, please contact ipj-con@reedexpo.co.jp

How to Apply

Keynote Session (JPY 16,000) is FREE for the following visitors.

1: VIP Visitors (Those whose job title is manager or above)

Use VIP Privilege to get a ticket of Keynote Session for free!

Step1: Register yourself as a VIP visitor and receive a VIP ID.

Step2: Apply for Keynote Session for free via VIP Privilege Application Form.

2: Group Visitors (For a group of 3 or more)

Use Group Visit Privilege to get a Keynote Session ticket for free!

For those who are not applicable to above;

Register via Conference Application form to get a charged Keynote Session ticket (JPY16,000).

*Available without charge.

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Available only in Japanese.  (Pre-registration Required) *The number includes concurrent conference.

Exhibitors' Presentation

Exhibitors will give presentations about the latest products/technologies.

No registration required.
Please go to the venue (inside exhibition hall) directly.
Please note that some presentations might be given only in Japanese.