On the first day of World Vaccine Congress Asia 2013, Mr. S.D. Ravetkar will be speaking on the topic "Overcoming challenges in the production of quality vaccines for the world". This talk will cover examining opportunities for public and private sector vaccine markets and how to ensure regulatory compliance with safety and efficacy standards for vaccines. In addition, Mr. Ravetkar will be sharing a case study on maintaining WHO prequalification for vaccine supply to national immunisation programmes.
Mr. Ravetkar is currently the Executive Director of Serum Institute of India. He has authored various research articles in national and international journals, on advisory board of various national and international organisations and journals, as well as more than 41 years techno-commercial experience in biotech industry in various areas like QC, production, projects & research.