Members of Advisory Committee

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


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

Kazuhiro Sako
President,
Astellas Ireland Co., Ltd. /
Head of EU Technology Div.,
Astellas Pharma Inc.

Kimiya Okazaki

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

Yoshihiro Furuya

Yoshihiro Furuya
Settsu Plant General Manager,
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
Deputy Department Manager,
Production Engineering Dept.,
Pharmaceutical Technology Div.,
Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Mitsuyuki Nakajima

Mitsuyuki Nakajima
Technical Advisor,
Pharma. & Finechemical Engineering Div.,
IHI Plant Engineering Corp.

Shinichiro Takahama

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

Iwao Fusejima
President & COO,
Freund Corp.

(honorifics omitted / in random order / As of April 16, 2015)