Post-Release of 18th International Specialized Trade Fair APTEKA 2011
The 18th International Specialized Exhibition «Apteka 2011» was held from the 5th till 8th of December, 2011 as part of the Russian Health Care Week in the Central Exhibition Complex «Expocentre».
The ceremony of the exhibition opening was attended by the Deputy of Moscow City Duma, Deputy Chairman of MCD Committee on Economic Policy and Entrepreneurship Ivan Yurievich Novitsky; Galina Fyodorovna Yuganova, Director General of KSTgroup, LLC; Nelli Valentinovna Ignatyeva, Executive Director of the Russian Association of Pharmacy Chains (RAPC); Gennady Pavlovich Shirshov, Executive Director of the Professional Pharmaceutical Organizations Union; Elena Dmitrievna Shabardina, Head of the Directorate of guest exhibitions at Central Exhibition Complex «Expocentre». Mikhail Petrovich Strigun, Director of exhibitions’ arrangement of Euroexpo, LLC, was the Master of ceremonies.
This year, 260 companies from 22 countries all over the world took part in the Exhibition «Apteka», namely: Belgium, Belarus, the United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Italy, Spain, India, Canada, Kazakhstan, China, D.P.R.K., Latvia, Lithuania, Pakistan, Russia, Slovenia, USA, Croatia, the Ukraine, and the Czech Republic. National expositions of Belgium, India, Kazakhstan and China were represented separately. The Indian national exposition was opened by Mr. Ajai Malhotra, the Ambassador of India in Russia.
Russia was introduced by the following cities and regions: Kazan, Barnaul, Nizhny Novgorod, St. Petersburg, Penza, Biysk, Ryazan, Vladimir Oblast, Samara, Novosibirsk, Ivanovo, Murmansk, Perm, Tomsk, Naberezhnye Chelny, Rybinsk, Bryansk, Stavropol, Voronezh Oblast, and Yessentuki.
Total area of the exhibition made up 5500 square meters this year.
About 10 000 specialists visited the exhibition.
The International Medical and Pharmaceutical Business Forum was held as part of the exhibition «Apteka 2011» from the 5th till 7th of December. KST group Company was the
In order to discuss issues urgent for the pharmaceutical market today, a large number of branch representatives were present at the International Medical and Pharmaceutical Business Forum; many representatives came from regions, neighbouring countries and beyond. The representatives of government institutions, heads of the branch associations and large pharmaceutical companies, lecturers of large higher medical educational institutions, employees of specialized publications for pharmaceutical professionals delivered reports in frames of the forum program.
The first day of the Forum was opened by the session «Medicines’ provision in the Health Care System of the Russian Federation. Expert’s opinion». Yuri Aleksandrovich Krestinsky, Director of the Institute of Public Health, appeared with an opening speech. The discussion subject was major legislative initiatives in frames of the pharmaceutical support problem. The following persons delivered their reports: Gennady Pavlovich Shirshov — CEO of the Professional Pharmaceutical Organizations Union (PPOU); Ilya Yefimovich Nilva — Marketing Director of Veropharm, OJSC; Alla Nikolaevna Builova — Councillor of the Government Order Placement Control Administration of the Federal Antimonopoly Service.
On the same day at the session «PHARMA — 2020. Hopes and Realities» held by Viktor Aleksandrovich Dmitriev, Director General of the Association of Russian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers, the topic was discussed relating to the implementation course of the Federal
The second day of the Forum was characterized by a
The session «The Russian pharmacy chain — the start of changes» was attended by Nikolay Vladimirovich Bespalov -Director of the Analytical Studies Department of MRC «Pharmexpert»; Sergey Alexandrovich Shulyak -General Director of «DSM Group» company; Khadizhat Abdulkhalikovna Magomedova -Commercial Director of Pharmadent, LLC.
And finally, the following persons took part at the final session of the second Forum day «Search for new directions of the pharmacy profitability formation»: German Vadimovich Inozemtsev — independent expert, the
Moreover, a conference was held by PharmLegat Company on this day «
The last day of the Forum was dedicated to issues relating to the governmental authorities participation in the pharmaceutical market regulation, reaction of pharmacy’s business to the changing legislation and the problem of qualified personnel training.
At the session «Changes in the Legislation of Pharmaceutical Circulation Sphere. Reviews and Comments», Natalya Mikhailovna Nikolaeva -Head of the Department of the normative legal regulation of the pharmaceutical activities, narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances circulation Department of the pharmaceutical market development and the medical equipment market of the Ministry of Public Health of the Russian Federation, and Natalya Petrovna Yaroshenko -Head of a chair of the 1st Moscow State Medical University named after
Requirements to lecturers at training of specialists and novelties in GMP were mentioned by: Svetlana Vladimirovna Kononova -Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Council of Privolzhsky federal district, Dean of the Pharmaceutical Faculty of Nizhny Novgorod State Medicine Academy; Andrei Petrovich Meshkovsky -Expert of the World Health Organization; Valery Valeryevich Myasoedov — HR Manager of the «PharmFirm «Soteks» CJSC; Elena Victorovna Nevolina -Executive Director of the
The seminar on the Pharmacy worksite organization: furniture, equipment, technologies was held for the first time as part of the International Medical and Pharmaceutical Business Forum in view of the expansion of the exhibition section «Furniture and equipment for pharmacies». The key subject discussed was the issue of
Annually, the exhibition organizer, Euroexpo Company, takes each and every effort to make the visiting and work at the exhibition much more favourable. This year, a mobile
We look forward to seeing you at the 19th International Specialized Exhibition «Apteka 2012» in exhibition hall No.3, Expocentre, Central Exhibition Complex, on December 3–6, 2012!
The History of Exhibition:
In 1994, the exhibition was held at the Central Exhibition Hall «Manezh» (CEH «Manege»). Since 1999, the exhibition is held in the Sports Complex «Olimpiysky» (SC «Olympic»). In the period since 1994, «Apteka» was held in Moscow and other Russian cities for more than 17 times (St. Petersburg, Kiev and others).
In 2009, the exhibition company «Euroexpo» and CEC «Expocentre» join their forces for the simultaneous holding of two major exhibitions on medical and pharmaceutical topics — the International Exhibition «Apteka» and the International Exhibition «Zdravoohranenie» — as part of RUSSIAN HEALTH CARE WEEK. Starting from this point APTEKA is held annually at Expocentre Fairgrounds.
Organizer: Euroexpo Company (www.euroexpo.ru)
Euroexpo, LLC is the largest organizer of exhibitions and conferences in Russia. The company was founded in 1995.
The main focus of Euroexpo activity is the organization of international specialized exhibitions. There are held annually 12 specialized exhibitions in various areas: Domestic Construction Materials (DCM); MATTEX (engineering equipment,
Each event is accompanied by a massive advertising campaign in the mass media.
The high quality level of organization and holding of exhibitions by Euroexpo is recognized by government organizations and international professional associations. Since August 2000, Euroexpo is a member of Moscow Chamber of Commerce (MCC), and since December 2001, it is a full member of Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs (RUEF). In 2010, the Exhibition Company Euroexpo became a full member of the World Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) in the category of «Organizer of the exhibitions». The sign UFI shows recognition by the international community of high organizational level of events and is considered to be one of the highest achievements in the exhibition business.
Euroexpo constantly improves the quality level of the exhibition service for exhibitors and visitors. The company was among the first in the region that have successfully implemented and certified the quality management system (QMS) in accordance with the requirements of international quality standard ISO 9000 in the leading certification system BQI (Bureau Quality International).
Exhibitions by Euroexpo promote the development of the market in which they specialize, the establishment of business contacts, increase of business ties and prosperity of business.
KSTgroup is the organizer of various forms of personnel training for pharmaceutical industry. Company profile is —
KSTgroup is a team of professionals, all staff members have experience in organizing various events, ranging from small regional seminars up to large pharmaceutical forums.