China Summit Segment III: SPOTLIGHT: Aging China and the Implications for Healthcare

4:15 PM - 5:45 PM, Monday, June 3,2019 ・ 113ABC: Level 100
By 2050, the number of people in China aged 65 or older is expected to reach 330 million. China’s rapidly aging population will create significant pressure on economic growth and pose substantial societal and healthcare challenges, including healthcare expenditures and difficulties in managing patient access, quality of health care, and governmental budgets. This remarkable demographic shift will also create market opportunities as well as the need for innovative healthcare paradigms. BIO is honored to host China’s leading government think tank to showcase key government policies aimed to address the healthcare and market needs of China’s aging population. In addition, join our distinguished panel of government officials and industry leaders to discuss how the innovative biopharmaceutical industry can provide solutions and help address China’s looming demographic crisis. 4:15-4:35pm Healthy Aging: China’s Challenges and Options Presentation by Wenmeng Feng Research Fellow, Development Research Center of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China (DRC) 4:35-5:45pm Expert Discussion Panelists: • Lie-Jun Wang, Deputy Director General, Division of Social Development Research, DRC • Paul A. Neureiter, Executive Director for International Government Affairs, Amgen • Ding Xu, Vice President, Head of Communications and Government Affairs, Emerging Markets, GSK • Yan Hou, Director General Emeritus, Planning and Information Division, China National Health and Family Planning Commission Moderator: Monica He, Director for International Affairs, BIO
Speakers
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Research Fellow
Development Research Center of the State Council of the People's Republic of China (DRC)
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Vice President, Head of Communications and Government Affairs, Emerging Markets
GSK
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Vice Chairperson
China Association of Medical Equipment
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Deputy Director General, Division of Social Development Research
DRC
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Executive Director
Global Coalition on Aging
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Executive Director for International Government Affairs
Amgen Inc.