23 November 2023, Clarion Copenhagen Airport

11th annual Nordic QAforum

The largest QA-conference in the Nordics.

National agencies

Get insights from the authorities from Sweden, Iceland, Denmark, Norway and Finland.

Case studies & discussions

Get best practices from your industry colleagues.

Attend onsite or online

Speakers 2022:

Annex 21
– How remain compliant when Annex 21 comes into effect?

Icelandic Medicines Agency

Jón Pétur Guðmundsson , Inspector

Development of audits and inspections – today and for the future


Tor Gråberg, Head of Operations Quality Compliance and External Affairs

Falsified Medicinces Directive – implementation, business as usual or heading to the future?

The European Medicinces Verification System has been up and running since 2019. While some parts of the system can be considered as business as usual the cross European system still have pieces that is under implementation.

Kristina von Sydow will provide an update on alert management, finding fakes and how to rehearse on finding fakes.

– What do we see in the future of the EMVS and how will this impact the Nordic countries and the stakeholders in the Nordic countries?

–  How can the Nordics impact the evolution of the EMVS?

– What evolution do we wish to see for the EMVS?


Kristina von Sydow, CEO

Deviations & findings 2019-2022

Swedish Medical Products Agency

Emil Schwan, Inspector GMP/GDP

How to survive an authority IT inspection

Danish Medicines Agency

Thomas Noe Vestergaard Pedersen, Medicines Inspector & Team Manager

Chairperson of Nordic Qaforum


Anna Pontén-Engelhardt, VP Quality

Annex 1 and the new revision
– How remain compliant when Annex 1 comes into effect?

Finnish Medicines Agency

Eija Harjuketo, Senior Pharmaceutical Inspector

Quality Risk Management and how to apply within GDP

Norwegian Medicines Agency

Line Saxegaard, Pharmaceutical inspector

Drug shortages – challenges and lessons learned

– Trust between pharma companies and Health authorities

– Increasingly challenging supply situation

– Learnings during the pandemic

Novo Nordisk Norway AS

Bjørg Abotnes, Head of Quality & Compliance

Hybrid event

As a delegate you can decide if you wish to attend on site at Clarion Copenhagen Airport or attend the live stream.



You can switch between these two options by informing us: kundtjanst@kompetensinstitutet.se

Delegate fee

  • Lunch & refreshments
  • Networking reception evening before the conference
  • Networking reception right after the conference
  • Documentation
  • Certificate of participation

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