NT SWS- C-Suite Summit 17th June 2022

Proposed Topics and Tentative Speakers


Delegate Registration and Tea

Inaugural Session

9:30 - 9:40

Welcome Address by Chairperson
Sarah Fragar, Principal, SEAR Consulting AU

9:40 - 10:00

Opening Remarks
Amit Srivastava, Chief Catalyst, Nutrify Today, Member-Nutra Task Force, Office of PSA To Government of India.


Lamp Lighting Cermony
Amit Srivastava, Chief Catalyst, Nutrify Today
Sudarshan Jain, Secretary-General, Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA)
Sanjaya Mariwala, Executive chairman and Managing Director, OmniActive Health
Dr. Anand Swaroop, President, Cepham Inc
Royal Family Office Dubai

10:15 - 10:30

Keynote Address: How Government and Industry can align to make India a nutraceutical powerhouse
Chief guest
Prof. Ajay Kumar Sood
Principal Scientific Adviser, Government of India.

10:30 - 10:45

Opening Keynote Presentation: New Market in the block-100 Billion dollar worth Nutraceutical Industry
• The new Indian Nutraceutical Industry
• Pillars of growth
Dr. Manoj Nesari, Advisor, Ministry of Ayush

10:45 - 11:00

Presentation: Opportunities for Australia & India’s nutraceutical industry
Carl Gibson, CEO- Complementary Medicine Australia

11:00 - 11:15

Presentation: The Nutraceuticals in Pharmaceuticals
Carl Gibson, Sudarshan Jain, Secretary General, Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA)

Session II- Industry Leaders Roundtable

11:15 - 11:30

The Insight: NutrifyToday-EY: Indian Nutraceuticals- The power house in the making
Sumeet Chandna, Partner, Business Consulting, Health Sciences, EY India

11:30 - 11:50

Fireside Chat: Emergence of nutraceuticals as the adjunct to pharmaceuticals
• Chronic diseases and nutraceuticals
• Patient QOL with nutraceuticals
Sumeet Chandna, Partner, Business Consulting, Health Sciences, EY India
Dr. Rajiv Tandon, Director, Health, RTI International India

11:50 - 12:15

Coffee & Networking Break

Session III- Convergence of Global Nutraceutical Industry

12:15 - 12:20

Session introduction

12:20 - 12:40

Presentation: Malaysia: Gateway to ASEANt
• Trends Shaping Growth in the Nutraceuticals Industry
• key drivers of growth in India’s nutraceuticals industry?
Rajen Manicka, CEO and Managing Director, Holista Colltech

12:40 - 13:00

Presentation: Driving Success in the US Nutraceutical Market
Lynda Doyle, President and CEO, Avant Nutrition LLC

13:00 - 13:20

Presentation: Emerging Opportunities in the APAC Nutraceuticals Market

• Asia-Pacific Nutraceuticals Market -Overview
• The Region‘s Top 5 Supplements Markets Growth Drivers
• Emerging regulations - Opportunities and Threats
Gary Scattergood, Regional Head and Editor in-Chief - Asia-Pacific, William Reed.
13:20 - 14:10

Networking Luncheon

Chairperson: Sheldon Baker, Chief Executive Officer - Baker Dillon Group


14:10 - 14:30

Presentation: Diabetes Nutraceuticals at the crossroads – Opportunities and Challenges
Dr. Kalpana Bhaskaran, Head, Centre for Applied Nutrition Services Glycemic Index Research Unit School of Applied Science Temasek Polytechnic

14:30 - 14:50

Presentation: Current Global Trends-Medical Foods and Nutrition
Dr. Rolf Smeets, Managing Director Dutch Medical Foods, Netherlands

14:50 - 15:10

Presentation: – Nutrition 2.0 : A Paradigm Shift for India & Asian Markets
• Need to adopt 3 S for Traditional medicine
• Role of Traditional medicine (TM)
Speaker: Dr. Anand Swaroop, President, Cepham Inc

15:10 - 15:30

Presentation: Decoding Da Vinci code: Indian Nutraceutical Supply Chain
Dhawal Katkar,VP-OTC- Glenmark

Session V - Ingredient Supply Chain Dynamics and Tech Convergence Requirements in Nutraceuticals

15:30 - 15:35

Session introduction

15:35 - 15:50

Role of Indian CDMO in Delivering High-Quality Nutraceuticals for the Global Market
Dr. Pirthi Pal Singh, Vice President & Head Clinical R&D, Tirupati Group

15:50 - 16:05

Presentation: Tech Disruptions in Nutraceutical Industry
• AI disruption in the nutraceuticals industry
• The Future of Tech in Nutraceuticals Industry
Yoni Glickman, Chairman of Board, Qualitas Health

16:05 - 16:45

Panel Discussion: Understanding Indian Nutraceutical market dynamics
Curator: Dr. Vikram A Munshi, Founder and Principal Consultant, WhiteSpace Consulting Capability Building
Vikas Bansi, Head- OTC- Himalaya Drugs
Brijesh Kapil, President, Amol pharmaceuticals
Dr. Prabodh S. Halde, Head Regulatory Marico Ltd
Vishvajit Karandikar, Business Unit Head Parenteral Nutrition
Dr. Narendra Tripathi, GM - QA and Regulatory Affairs Tirupati Wellness Private Limited (Tirupati group)

Session VI- Nuraceutical Innovation

16:45 - 16:50

Session introduction

16:50 - 17:05

Presentation: Harnessing the Power of Innovation In Nutraceuticals
• How Synergistic ingredient combinations and formulation - friendly formats help in boosting innovation in products.
• Open Innovation in Nutraceuticals
• Innovation in Delivery Formats for Nutraceuticals
Salman Mehkri, BD-Head, Bio-gen Extracts

17:05 - 17:20

Presentation: Responsible Nutrition
Dr. Sanjeev Ganguly, Head- Global Medical Affairs and Medical Operations, Nestlé Nutrition

17:20 - 18:30

Nutraceutical Innovation Challenge
• Pitch 1: Switzerland
• Pitch 2: Belgium
• Pitch 3: Arna immune ingredients Pvt ltd.-India
• Pitch 4: Triphase Pharma-India
• Pitch 5: Caregen- S. Korea

Judging Panel Saif Mehkri, Promoter & Director, Bio-gen Extracts Bio-gen
Yoni Glickman, Chairman of Board, Qualitas Health
Eric Caston, GM, Fuji Chemicals
Gary Scatergood, Chief Editor William reed – APAC
Sanjaya Mariwala, Executive chairman and Managing Director, OmniActive Health


Closing Remarks by the Conference Chairperson & End of Conference Track 1