Aika ja paikka

Wed 26.10.2022 at 09:30-16:40
Duration: 1 day
Live Webinar, 00000, WEBINAARI


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How does the pharmaceutical sector respond to the challenges posed by the environmental impact of medicines? What issues need to be considered at different stages of a medicine's life cycle? What solutions are available now and in the future? 


The Nordic Medicines Sustainability Forum 2022 webinar gathers the Nordic pharmaceutical industry to discuss current sustainability topics and the environmental impacts of medicines. Speakers are leading experts in the field from Nordic countries and the program is created together with industry experts and based on participant feedback from previous event.

Target groups

The event is for all pharmaceutical and healthcare actors, hospital pharmacies and their stakeholders affected by environmental responsibility: 


  • Quality and regulatory affairs
  • Market access, pricing and reimbursement, tenders 
  • Product managers 
  • Sustainability managers and specialists
  • Distribution and manufacturing 
  • Sales and marketing
  • Universities
  • Authorities
  • Specialists interested in medicines sustainability and environmental issues




The program times are in Helsinki (Finland) timezone.


9.30  Welcome and agenda of the day
Moderator: Katja Tolkki, Sustainability Expert
Ulla Partanen, Head of Learning Services, Lääketietokeskus


9.40 The latest update on environmental & sustainability aspects of medicines
Bengt Mattson, Policy Manager, LIF




10.20 Upcoming regulation: Pharmaceutical Environmental agenda in EU

Stefan Berggren, Head of Swedish Knowledge Centre on Pharmaceutical in Environment Dep., Medical Products Agency Läkemedelsverket


11.00 Break


11.15 Viewpoints of sustainability on pharma life cycle

Hanne Juuti, Team leader, Market Access, DRA Consulting Oy
Jussi Jalonen, Senior CMC expert, Regulatory Expert, DRA Consulting Oy



11.45 Finnish and Swedish environmental classification of medicines in Finland and Sweden - What happens next?

Elli Leppä, Development Pharmacist, Pharmaceutical Information Centre

Another speaker to be confirmed soon


12.10 What are the impacts of medicines on environment - case example lifecycle assessments
Hanna Hisinger-Mölkänen, Global Medical Lead, Respiratory, Orion Corporation


12.40 Break


13.40 Being an environmental forerunner  - Case example  

Cecilia de Pedro, Director of Sustainable Development, Apoteks Hjärtat



14.10 Approach to human rights in pharmaceutical industry

Speaker to be confirmed soon


14.55 Definition, metrics and results for social responsibility in Pharma

Speaker to be confirmed soon


15.25 Break


15.45 Panel discussion - What can we learn from each other?

Moderator: Katja Tolkki, Sustainability Expert

Participants: Selected speakers from the seminar


16.30-16.40 Summary and end of the day

Moderator: Katja Tolkki
Ulla Partanen, Head of Learning Services, Lääketietokeskus


About the event


The event takes place in 26th of October 2022 and is arranged as live webinar. During the webinar, you can ask questions from the speakers or comment the presentation via chat. You will also receive a recording of the webinar, which will be available for one month. Changes in the program are possible.




Early Bird price of the webinar is 495 € (+VAT) until 14.9.2022. Normal price for the event is 595 € (+VAT).


You can register using the registration form on this web page. For group orders, please contact us:


Please read the changes and cancellations policy before registering to the event on the website at: Instructions for participants. 


"Learning ways how corporations can become more sustainable and what the most impactful operations are in the pharma industry (i.e. waste in water)"
"Assurance that a lot of good things and improvements are already going on"
"Sustainability through the entire value change and the priority of good health and social sustainability"
"Big thanks to all for good presentations of this important and wide topic!"