Main Conference Day Two

10:20 am - 10:25 am Chairperson's Opening Remarks

10:25 am - 11:00 am Communication and Collaboration for Effective Site Operations Under a Pandemic

·         Outline the different functions and teams working at Sandoz' Turkey sites to understand the requirements of a cohesive site management strategy

·         Analyse the shift to a remote working environment on team management across the sites and the challenges that this posed to different functions within the broader team

·         Benchmark your communication and collaboration strategies to identify areas of cross-industry alignment and discover some new tools or strategies to take back to your teams

11:05 am - 11:40 am Sponsored Keynote

11:45 am - 12:30 pm Panel Discussion: Where Future Technologies can Improve Multi-Modal Distribution Networks

In this interactive panel discussion, we will look at separating the buzz-words from reality in digitalizing your supply chain to identify current industry applications and future opportunities for multi-modal network management

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Networking Break

1:00 pm - 1:35 pm Sponsored Keynote

1:40 pm - 2:15 pm Managing Long Term Impact of Covid: Change Management and Process Adaptation

·         Analyse the longer term impacts of process restructuring and emergency adaptations on internal and external stakeholders

·         Examine the role of change management both during and after Covid-19 in building a resilient and engaged internal team

·         Discuss the predictions for long and short term process adaptations and how this may increase innovation in the supply chain

2:20 pm - 2:55 pm Session Reserved for Peli BioThermal

3:00 pm - 3:35 pm Building a Flexible Distribution Management Strategy To Respond To External Political and Economic Factors

·         Discuss the impact of Geo-Politics on the management of South American pharma distribution

·         Examine some specific changes in policies within Mexico and what this may mean for ongoing distribution management

·         Hear how AbbVie are adapting their distribution management strategy to minimise supply and distribution network disruption in the middle of the Global Pandemic.

3:35 pm - 4:05 pm Networking Break

4:05 pm - 4:40 pm Innovation and Start-Up Spotlight Section – “Looking Beyond The Box”

A selection of software / OPEX / Business Continuity and software start-up players pitch 10mins each (x4) and the audience vote on which solution they would be most interested in hearing more from. The winning company will be able to host a pre-recorded session for our audience to watch on demand!

4:45 pm - 5:20 pm Sponsored Keynote

5:20 pm - 5:55 pm Managing the Last Mile Supply Chain for Charitable Medicines in Resource Limited Countries

·         Discuss the role and activities of the Global Fund in proving access to AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria medicines

·         Examine the challenges and requirements for providing medicines in resource limited countries

·         Map out the last mile distribution challenges and the technologies required to achieve this

5:55 pm - 6:05 pm Chairperson's Closing Remarks and End of Webinar