Previous (2016) Conference Advisory Committee

The conference program was planned by the industry-leading experts as below.


Hiroaki Okada

[Chairman]
Hiroaki Okada
Professor Emeritus,
Tokyo University of Pharmacy &
Life Sciences

Hirofumi Takeuchi

[Vice Chairman]
Hirofumi Takeuchi
Professor,
Dept. of Drug Delivery Technology and Science,
Lab. of Pharmaceutical Engineering,
Gifu Pharmaceutical University

Tadashi Hakomori

Tadashi Hakomori
Corporate Vice President,
Pharmaceutical Research &
Technology Labs.,
Astellas Pharma Inc.

Kimiya Okazaki

Kimiya Okazaki
Dept. Manager,
CMC RA Dept.,
GlaxoSmithKline K.K.

Yoshihiro Furuya

Yoshihiro Furuya
Vice President, General Marketing Compliance Officer,
Corporate GxP Compliance Office,
Corporate Quality Management Div.,
Shionogi & Co., Ltd.

Hidemi Minami

Hidemi Minami
Vice President,
Formulation Technology Research Labs.,
Pharmaceutical Technology Div.,
Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

Makoto Fukuta

Makoto Fukuta
Director,
Pharmaceutical Technology R&D Labs.,
CMC Center,
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Shigehiro Yamada

Shigehiro Yamada
Dept. Manager, PT Planning Dept.,
Pharmaceutical Technology Div.,
Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Nobuya Hatta

Nobuya Hatta
General Manager,
Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Dept.,
IHI Plant Engineering Corp.

Shinichiro Takahama

Shinichiro Takahama
Deputy General Manager,
Engineering Div.,
Taisei Corp.

Koichi Usuda

Koichi Usuda
General Manager,
Manufacturing & Logistics Engineering Dept., Head Office,
Takenaka Corp.

Osamu Matsumoto

Osamu Matsumoto
Senior Consultant Engineer,
Pharmaceutical Engineering Section,
Chiyoda Corp.

Hitoshi Kitagawa

Hitoshi Kitagawa
Senior Executive Officer,
Senior General Manager,
No.3 Business Div.,
JGC Corp.

Takeshi Takashima

Takeshi Takashima
Chairman of the Board,
Powrex Corp.

Iwao Fusejima
President & COO,
Freund Corp.

(honorifics omitted / in random order / As of April 25, 2016)