Conference Day One

8:30 AM - 8:55 AM Morning Coffee and Registration

8:55 AM - 9:00 AM PharmaIQ Welcome

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Chairman's Opening Remarks

Mark Willis, Global Director, Program Management Office, Fresenius

Mark Willis

Global Director, Program Management Office
Fresenius

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM Icebreaker: What are Your Event Objectives?

Mark Willis, Global Director, Program Management Office, Fresenius
To boost networking and interactivity, the conference will being with an opportunity for everyone to find out who is at the same stage of serialisation implementation as themselves. This will be your chance to network with peers and find out who are facing the same challenges and help overcome the hurdles in running an efficient serialisation process. At the end of the second day the objectives will be reviewed and there will be further opportunity to discuss any remaining points.

Mark Willis

Global Director, Program Management Office
Fresenius

9:45 AM - 10:25 AM How To Prepare For Delivery Of The FMD On Time And Final Considerations To Be Made

-Determine what the final recommendations would be to be compliant with the FMD
- Understand how to fast track implementations processes and what to consider in the short run
-Learn how the FMD can allow you to review business strategies and gain ROI

10:25 AM - 11:05 AM How to Make the Final Preparations for the FMD

-Hear the final checklist of considerations that need to be made for the FMD
-Understand what the last mile of FMD implementation should look like
-Learn from other sectors on serialisation best practices and how it can help your implementation strategy


11:05 AM - 11:35 AM Coffee Break

11:35 AM - 12:15 PM Panel Discussion: How does a CMO prepare for the FMD and Implement Sustainable Serialisation Strategies?

Matthias Korbl, Head Supply Chain Management, Arena Pharmaceuticals Michael Unbehaun, Manager Business Development & Engineering Projects, R-Pharm
-Discuss how to prepare for serialisation as a CMO
-Determine how to connect to the EU hub and role of MAHs
-Understand how to manage Serialisation as a CMO

Matthias Korbl

Head Supply Chain Management
Arena Pharmaceuticals

Michael Unbehaun

Manager Business Development & Engineering Projects
R-Pharm

12:15 PM - 12:55 PM How Ready is the EU for the FMD?

Christian Hay, Senior Consultant Healthcare, GS1
-Reflect on current market readiness for the FMD
-Define what to prioritise now and how GS1 can help
-Determine how to align expectations across all parties involved in your serialisation strategies

Christian Hay

Senior Consultant Healthcare
GS1

12:55 PM - 1:55 PM Networking Lunch Break

1:55 PM - 2:35 PM Case Study: DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals’ Approach To Serialisation Implementation

Robert Jan van der Horst, CIO, DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals
- Hear the current experiences at DSM Sinochem on implementing serialisation processes
- Understand what has been learned through the implementation processes
-Take home first hand recommendations of how to enhance serialisation strategies

Robert Jan van der Horst

CIO
DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals

2:35 PM - 3:15 PM Case Study: How to Begin Implementing Serialisation for a Global Supply Chain

Muhammad Azmat Khan, Manager Logistics & Export, Getz Pharma

-Hear what initial considerations were made to start implementing serialisation processes
-Discuss how to approach the different regulatory requirements
-Establish the timeline used to have serialisation systems installed in time for regulatory deadlines

Muhammad Azmat Khan

Manager Logistics & Export
Getz Pharma

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Networking Coffee Break

Use this opportunity to discuss with peers key strategies in implementing serialisation in time for the FMD. Led by our facilitators, each roundtable discussion will last for 35 minutes with the opportunity to rotate to a second discussion point, followed by a chance to feed back key discussion points
Roundtable 1:
Managing serialisation as a mid-size CMOMatthias Korbl , Head Supply Chain Management, Arena Pharmaceuticals

Roundtable 2:
What final considerations should I be making to be ready for the FMD?
Staffan Widengren, Director Corporate Projects, Recipharm
Roundtable 3:
Readiness of MAHs and CMOs for Serialisation
Michael Unbehaun, Manager Engineering Projects, R-pharm

Roundtable 4:
What are the lessons learned for implementing serialisation strategies?
Alexander Frey , Project Manager Track and Trace , Process Design & Digitalization , Global Manufacturing Pharmaceuticals, Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH

Alexander Frey

Process Design & Digitalization , Global Manufacturing Pharmaceuticals
Fresenius Kabi

Staffan Widengren

Director, Corporate Projects
Recipharm

Matthias Korbl

Head Supply Chain Management
Arena Pharmaceuticals

Michael Unbehaun

Manager Business Development & Engineering Projects
R-Pharm

5:00 PM - 5:10 PM Chairman's Closing Remarks

Mark Willis, Global Director, Program Management Office, Fresenius

Mark Willis

Global Director, Program Management Office
Fresenius