June 10 - 12, 2019
Kona Kai Resort, San Diego, CA

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The Cold Chain Global Forum Spring is heading to San Diego, June 10-12. Join us for the event marries the technology and strategy needed to prepare for the future of supply chains while remaining compliant.Inspirational Keynotes joining us at the event include:Sc ...


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CCGF Spring Past Attendee List

Who attends the Cold Chain Global Forum? Download our anticipated attendee list to find out who you can expect to meet and learn from in 2019! To receive our attendee list via email, please contact us at enquiry@iqpc.com with "CCGF19 Attendee List Request" in the subject line.

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Past Presentations

Preparing your Supply Chain for the Regulatory Provisions

This presentation explores the Health Canada Guide-00069 regulations and requirements in Canada and provides detailed examples of compliance and non-compliance regarding:Review guidelines for products in transit: stability data requirements and temperature mappingDiscus the regulatory scope of temperature monitoring for CRTRisk valuation and mitigation and analyze examples of compliance and non-complianceHow...

Optimizing Lane Qualification with all Supply Chain Stakeholders

With the variety of product lines increasing and the regions, companies are shipping to growing. There are a lot of variables to account for when qualifying your shipments. In particular, USA’s vast geography and temperature gradients pose a big challenge for logistics and supply chain professionals. These challenges show direct...

Eli Lilly and Company & Dispensary of Hope’s Partnership for Insulin Access

Highlights an innovative partnership and solution to provide insulin access to patients in need, through free clinics and charitable pharmacies.Objective: Highlight considerations for both Lilly and Dispensary of HopePresentation by:Suzette Figueroa Diaz, Director Access & Affordability, Lilly DiabetesSteve Stapleton, Director Patient Assistance Programs, Lilly USA & President Lilly Cares FoundationScott...

Getting Patients Involved in the Cold Chain

One State now requires that a pharmacy shall ensure the integrity of any drug requiring temperature control that is delivered by mail order by enclosing in each package a measurement device to alert consumers that drugs have been exposed to temperatures that could affect their potency and stability. So how...

The Electronic Logging Device Mandate

Presentation by Bill Mahorney, Chief, Enforcement Division FMCSA, Department of TransportationAs of December 18th, The ELD Mandate was passed in congress - the new rule mandates any driver required to previously keep a paper record of duty status must install an ELD (electronic logging device) in their vehicle which means instant...

Ensuring Quality through Supply Chain and QA Collaboration

What is the concept of product quality and what is the philosophy surrounding quality management in supply chain environmentCorrelation between little q and bigger Q in relation to the product quality and supply chain management and how can they impact each otherHow Q.A and Supply chain can cooperate in an...

KEYNOTE: The Cold Chain in the 2020’s

Discussing Blockchain, IOT, AI, and other technologies will radically transform the Pharmaceutical Cold Chain over the next 5-10 yearsDeveloping Blockchain Transformation StrategyOutlining Blockchain Procurement and Supply Chain ManagementAddressing the Blockchain Transformation of HealthcarePresentation by...Jack Shaw, Executive Director of the American Blockchain Council, Technology Futurist

Bulk Reusable Packaging and Real-Time Asset Tracking Case Study

Innovative Reusable Bulk Container for Shipping Drug Substance

Defining Strategies on How to Effectively Manage Suppliers

Bayer’s Unique Relationship Model that will Help you Improve Data Exchange, Network Platforms, and Integration.Ensuring that all products are delivered on time and that no back orders occur, is an essential KPI across supply chain professionals. Bayer is taking the necessary steps to improve data exchangeand supplier network platforms to...

Articles, Interviews & Insights

Global Mastery eBook

Let's be honest--your ultimate objective is to make your cold chain a world-spanning behemoth with tentacles in all nations. We want to help: to this end, we have complete a multi-part eBook to facilitate your conquest. This eBook includes perspectives from six speakers from top industry companies, focusing on regulations,...

Temperature Controlled Logistics: Optimizing Strategies and Cost-Balancing

In the mission to further refine a pharmaceutical’s path to market: Risk conduct, compliance and cost balancing are three key pillars to be optimised in any temperature controlled logistics strategy.

Optimizing the Last Mile of the Supply Chain Industry Report

Although the full supply chain is valued by life sciences companies, it’s the last mile that matters the most to the customer. With this in mind, we surveyed 150+ pharma logistics leaders to learn more about the key challenges, solutions and trends impacting the last mile of the life sciences...

Guidelines for EUFMD Implementation

No country is immune to the problems associated with counterfeit medicines. Across the planet, governments are enforcing new regulations and directives to counter the threat of illegal pharmaceuticals to public health and safety.In this report, ACG examines the EU’s Falsified Medicines Directive – due to be rolled out on February...

Expert Insights: Supply Chain Efficiency and New Technologies

This whitepaper covers:IoT and blockchain will enable proactive shipment management. No longer will practitioners be restricted to post-shipment for analysis and excursion management, increasing the sector's ability to mitigate risk to the product and the patient.The future of the sector will be characterised by solutions that are software driven rather...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Logistical Challenges of Global Clinical Trial Supply

With 253,834 studies located in 200 countries, ensuring smooth and cost-effective global clinical trial supply has become a standard for the pharmaceutical industry. Experts from all regions have answered our survey on the main pain points they face, how they can improve their supply chain and what drives its success....

Standardization & Risk Management In Cold Chain

A look into the concept of global standardization with risk management in the cold chain.This whitepaper explores supply chain security and validation as they pertain to lane qualification, data monitoring, shipping lanes and stability budgets.

Serialization Demands Smarter Inventory Tracking

Warehouse management systems (WMS) are all too often unable to comply with serialization requirements or deliver mandated reports due to their complexity and high degree of customization.  In order to ensure compliance to DSCSA and FMD standards as well as more effectively control costs, companies need to invest in smarter inventory...