22 - 23 April, 2020 | Brussels, Belgium

Conference Day 1

8:00 am - 9:00 am REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE

9:00 am - 9:40 am THE FUTURE EU UDI SYSTEM AND ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS ON GLOBAL UDI ASPECTS

Salvatore Scalzo, Policy and Legal Officer at European Commission

Salvatore Scalzo

Policy and Legal Officer
European Commission

9:40 am - 10:20 am UPDATE ON THE SAUDI FDA UDI REGULATORY FRAMEWORK

  • Harmonisation with international UDI standards and guidance
  • Saudi UDI requirements & data elements
  • Enforcement timeline & submissions process
Azzam Al Othman, Head, Products Registration Support, Medical Devices Sector at Saudi Food & Drug Authority

Azzam Al Othman

Head, Products Registration Support, Medical Devices Sector
Saudi Food & Drug Authority

10:20 am - 11:00 am UDI’S: CHANGE IS HAPPENING ACROSS THE WORLD

Géraldine Lissalde-Bonnet, Director Public Policy - Healthcare at GS1

Géraldine Lissalde-Bonnet

Director Public Policy - Healthcare
GS1

11:00 am - 11:30 am NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

11:30 am - 12:10 pm UDI CASE STUDY: LESSONS LEARNED AND THE VALUE OF HARMONISATION

Tom Jones, Program Director - UDI, Supply Chain Visibility at Johnson & Johnson

Tom Jones

Program Director - UDI, Supply Chain Visibility
Johnson & Johnson

12:10 pm - 12:40 pm BEYOND REGULATORY COMPLIANCE: HOW UDI CAN IMPROVE MANUFACTURER AND PROVIDER RELATIONSHIPS

Karen Conway, Vice President, Healthcare Value at GHX

Karen Conway

Vice President, Healthcare Value
GHX

12:40 pm - 1:20 pm HOW HOSPITALS USE UDI’S AND WHY MANUFACTURERS SHOULD CARE

Greg Magrane, E-Commerce Project Manager at St. James’s Hospital

Greg Magrane

E-Commerce Project Manager
St. James’s Hospital

1:20 pm - 2:20 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm THE PURSUIT OF DATA QUALITY: HOW STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT IS DRIVING IMPROVEMENTS IN THE QUALITY AND USABILITY OF DATA IN THE US FDA GLOBAL UDI DATABASE

Terrie Reed, Senior Advisor for UDI Adoption at US Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

Terrie Reed

Senior Advisor for UDI Adoption
US Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

3:00 pm - 3:40 pm HOW THE GMDN WILL SUPPORT THE MDR/IVDR

Mark Wasmuth, CEO at The Global Medical Device Nomenclature (GMDN)

Mark Wasmuth

CEO
The Global Medical Device Nomenclature (GMDN)

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm AFTERNOON COFFEE & NETWORKING

  • MASTER DATA MANAGEMENT DISCUSSION GROUP
  • EU UDI COMPLIANCE: CHALLENGES AND BEST PRACTICE
  • MAXIMISING VALUE FOR PROVIDERS
  • USING SOFTWARE AND TECHNOLOGY TO STANDARDISE AND/OR CENTRALISE GLOBAL AND LOCAL PROJECTS
Tania Pearson, Senior Program Manager at Medtronic

Tania Pearson

Senior Program Manager
Medtronic

Kevin Taylor, Project Manager, UDI & Supply Chain Visibility at Johnson & Johnson

Kevin Taylor

Project Manager, UDI & Supply Chain Visibility
Johnson & Johnson

Dr. Hajo Reißmann, Head of Medical Supply Controlling at Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein

Dr. Hajo Reißmann

Head of Medical Supply Controlling
Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein

Ray Collia, Senior Account Executive, Life Sciences at Loftware

Ray Collia

Senior Account Executive, Life Sciences
Loftware

4:50 pm - 5:30 pm UDI AS A TRIGGER FOR STANDARDS INTEROPERABILITY

Christian Hay, Senior Consultant Healthcare at GS1

Christian Hay

Senior Consultant Healthcare
GS1

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm NETWORKING DRINKS RECEPTION