Over 200 people will gather at the Establishment Hotel in Sydney on Monday 14 May for the inaugural PharmaDispatch Conference.
The conference has been deliberately timed for the Monday after next week's Budget.
Confirmed attendees are from across the pharmaceutical sector, academia, the medical profession, representatives of patient groups, government, the legal profession, consultants and other media.
The final confirmed speakers include the recently appointed chair of the Generic and Biosimilar Medicines Association, and general manager of Mylan, Sylvain Vigneault, as well as the managing director of Pfizer Australia, Melissa McGregor.
Mr Vigneault will join the panel of sector leaders and Department of Health deputy secretary Mark Cormack.
Ms McGregor will join the panel also featuring Takeda’s James Jones, AstraZeneca’s Liz Chatwin, along with policy and advocacy head at the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia, Belinda Wood.