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The 15th Global Harmonization Working Party Riyadh, KSA Meeting 

Hundreds of delegates from regulatory authorities and the medical device industry from all over

the world will gather for the 15th Global Harmonization Working Party (GHWP) Meeting to be held

in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia from November 27 to December 1, 2010. The Meeting is organized by

GHWP and hosted by Saudi Food and Drug Authority.

GHWP currently has 21 member economies. Its goals are to study and recommend ways to

 harmonize medical device regulations in the Asian and other regions and to work in coordination

with the Global Harmonization Task Force, APEC and other related international organizations

aiming at establishing harmonized requirements, procedures and standards. The member

economies take turn to host the GHWP Meetings. The programme this year will include the

Technical Committee Meeting, Work Group Training, Member Update, Workshops, GHTF

Update and the Main Meeting. Participants will be furnished with the latest developments of

medical device regulations in the Asian region and beyond. They could also take this golden

opportunity to build up their network and to exchange information with experts, professionals,

regulators and traders.

For further information, please contact the GHWP Secretariat at OR

event manager at or visit the GHWP website at .


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