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09:00am Registrations and Networking
10:00am Opening Address by UBM Representative
10:05am Chief Guest Address
10:30am Developing tomorrow’s leaders in the pharmaceutical industry
Keeping up your status as a high performer and effective employee during times of disruption.
  • Kanchana TK, Director General - Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI)
11:30am Breakfast & Networking
12:00pm Talk show: Following your purpose
Talking about obstacles and hurdles faced such as underestimation, stereotyping, sexism, and marginalization
Stories of women who stepped up to leadership, the underlying issues they faced, along with her practical advice for all women leaders and those who aspire to lead

Panel Members:

  • Dr. Monisha Sharma, Director, Global Clinical Trial Operation, MSD
  • Rashida Najmi, Sr. VP – Global Quality & Pharmacovigilance, Piramal Enterprises Limited
  • Partima Reddy, Director - Global Head R&D Portfolio Management - Consumer Health, Merck Group
12:15pm Breaking the stereotype
How can we break the stereotype of male dominated quality decisions in organisations and giving equal opportunities to women to prove themselves
  • Quality and Bold decisions by Women
  • Open – minded approach
  • Adopting a merit – based work environment

Panel Members:

  • Rajkiran Jain, Senior Vice President - Regulatory Affairs, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited
  • Archana Subramanya, Head GRPD Centers - Research & Development, GlaxoSmithKline
  • Jyotsna Ghoshal, Senior Director - Corporate Affairs, MSD
  • Dr. Srirupa Das, Director Medical Affairs, Abbott
  • Dr. Maya Sharma, Global Medical Director, Win Medicare, Modi Mundipharma and Signutra
1:25pm Lunch & Networking
2:30pm Panel Discussion: Purposeful inclusion - Accelerating through diversity
  • Ensuring equitable inclusion across the workforce, workplace, and marketplace
  • Moving from Diversity to Equality
  • Aspiration vs confidence
3:30pm Case Study:
Early-career guidance from the right helps in achieving goals
How mentoring helps in developing the next generation of leaders by giving beginning and mid-stage leaders the chance to learn from the successes and missteps of an experienced leader
4:00pm Beyond the Summit
Interactive role-play scenarios will enable you to develop greater flexibility and choice in how you react, respond and communicate.
  • Branding your own identity
  • Overcoming blocking and holding your ground – exercise
5:00pm End of Conference

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