Idea Details

Team and Contact Details

SNo Student Name School Degree Year Email
1Kashif Nazir KhanSEECSUndergraduateThirdkkhan.bese16seecs@seecs.edu.pk
1Muhmmad Ahsan FarooqSEECSUndergraduateThirdmfarooq.bese16seecs@seecs.edu.pk
1Syed Muhammad Daniyal KhalidSEECSUndergraduateThirdskhalid.bese16seecs@seecs.edu.pk

Inter School Idea ? No
Do you need expertises from another area: Yes
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need: Supply Chain Particularly pharmaceuticals

Idea Details

Idea Name: Real Pharma
Slogan: Ab Say Sirf Asli Dawai
Supervisor Name: Dr. Syed Taha Ali
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS)
Supervisor Department: Department of Electrical Engineering
Contact number: 03352790514
Email ID: taha.ali@seecs.edu.pk
Abstract:
    Research carried out suggest around 40-50% of total supply of medicine in Pakistan is fake. Blockchain Based Supply Chain is solution, along with verification app for consumers.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    Out of Total Industry of 343 Billion PKR, more than 150 Billion is running on fake medicine, effecting every household(22 Million) Pakistanis. Single batch of fake medicine caused more than 100 deaths in single day in Lahore(2012).
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   It is going to be subscription based system for manufacturers(sale and reputation, as fake medicine kicked out) and each and every Pakistani(22 Million) Household will be benefactors(through verification app).
How will the solution works
    It is blockchain based supply chain implemented on manufacturers facility, and all stakeholder involved in supply chain(Distributors and Medical Stores). Track of each medicine would be maintained using Hyperledger Fabric. On top of this system each medicine would come with scratchable verification code(16 digit hex-code) just like mobile top up card. On buying medicine Consumer can scratch code and verify medicine using mobile application.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    There is no competitor currently in market.
Status: Approved
Entry Date & Time: 2018-12-23 (0732)