20-21 June 2017 | UK

Agenda Day 1

8:30 am - 8:55 am Registration and Coffee

8:55 am - 9:00 am PharmaIQ Welcome

9:00 am - 9:10 am Chairman's Opening Address

9:05 am - 9:40 am Navigating The Diversity Of Challenges in the Operational Phase of Serialisation

-          Determine how to overcome the challenges in different coding schemes across Europe
-          Plan how to address the regulatory submissions for product wise differentiators
-          Analyse the serialisation landscape and decide what to priorities in the next coming years

9:40 am - 10:15 am Sustainability Of Track and Trace Systems

-Understand what key areas need to be addressed when achieving a sustainable traceability system
-Develop strategies in overcoming the challenges in maintaining efficient serialisation
-Determine how challenges within the industry and new regulations will impact the sustainability of Track and Trace 

10:15 am - 12:00 am Networking People Bingo

Get to know your peers in this interactive networking session specifically designed to fast-track your conference networking.
Pick up your number and find your peers the fastest so you can be the first to BINGO!
This session will help you learn what your fellow delegates are doing in their work, and accelerate potential partnerships
-Learn facts about your fellow delegates and the work they are doing
- Discover what you have in common with them and if your work goals match
- Ascertain if you share experiences, and if they have advice that can help you
and your work

10:30 am - 12:00 am Coffee Break

11:00 am - 12:00 am Panel Discussion: How do we Prepare for the Diverse Regulatory Landscape

- Discuss the different circumstances in relation to track and trace differentiators
- Define how risk management across production in Europe can become more efficient
- Strategise the best method of improving visibility as well as decreasing counterfeit products in the supply chain

11:35 am - 12:10 pm Efficient Serialisation: Achieving The Most Effective Process

-Learn how to achieve and efficient serialisation process first time round
- Hear how a CMO has operated serialisation and where they see their process growing, gaining insight in the organisational matrix
-Understand the different barriers and opportunities that arise from automated, semi-automated and manual systems

12:10 pm - 12:00 am Case Study: How to Excel The Operational Phase of Serialisation

-Hear how to handle the move from project to operation to avoid impacting operational efficiency
-Understand how to handle software updates and determine the responsibilities in operative work
-Gain insight into the main issues that will arise and plan how to avoid them throughout operation

12:45 pm - 1:20 pm Lunch

1:45 pm - 2:20 pm Roundtable Discussions: How to improve Serialisation Strategy and Operational Efficiency

Roundtable 1: Operational Efficiency – A CMO Perspective
Michael Ubenhaun, Managing Business Development & Engineering Projects, R-pharm Germany

Roundtable 2: Serialisation Risk Management
Angela Card, Executive Director Global Supply Chain, Amgen

Roundtable 3: Integrating a sustainable serialisation strategy
Mark Davison, CEO, Blue Sphere Health

2:20 pm - 2:55 pm EU FMD Readiness - A Stage Play in Three Acts

- Concept development for verification of medicinal products in Europe
- Requirements setting by the authorities
- Challenges towards implementation until February 2019

2:55 pm - 3:30 pm How to ensure future proof and cost-effective serialization and traceability strategy

-Understand how implementing serialization and traceability will affect the supply chain infrastructures
-What are the key areas of serialization and traceability strategy and investments
-How to plan and execute a sustainable strategy for the cost-effective implementation and driving ROI

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Coffee Break

4:00 pm - 12:00 am Panel Discussion: Final Stages of Serialisation implementation

- Examine what the final pitfalls are for the final stages of serialisation implementation
- Plan ahead in achieving the finishing point for integrating the serialisation system
- Decipher how external data exchange can be achieved as efficiently as possible

4:35 pm - 5:10 pm What Are The Main Challenges Of Serialisation And Traceability Applications

-Determine how the big challenges in Pharma will impact serialisation implementation
-Gain insight in what technical complexities to consider when implementing serialization and traceability
-How do you effectively integrate new equipment into existing lines

5:10 pm - 5:15 pm Chairman's Closing Summary