Program 2018

AGENDA BSMA Conference – May 25th

After two very successful events in Belgium, BSMA Europe 3rd conference will move to Switzerland and Lausanne and propose a focus on the digitalization of the biopharma and healthcare supply chain industry.

The final program is about to be finalized but we can already confirm the participation of more than 20 top executives speakers!

  • 07h45 – 08h45: Breakfast and registration
  • 08h45 – 09h00: Welcome and introduction presentation – Progress of Bio Supply Management Alliance, benefits and future

Devendra Mishra, Co-founder of BSMA, Adjunct Professor Decision Sciences Pepperdine University (CA, USA)  & Franck Toussaint, Co-founder and Executive Director of BSMA Europe.

  • 09h00 – 09h10: Introduction  speech 

Professor Marc Gruber  (Vice-President for Innovation – EPFL Lausanne) & Professor Philippe Wieser (IML)

  • 09h10 – 09h30: Digitalization of the supply chain – insights

Valerio Trifoni Global Head of Supply Chain Ferring pharmaceuticals

  • 09h30 – 10h15: Digitalization of the supply chain: Panel discussion
    • Moderator : Laurent Foetisch, Managing Director Supply Chain Operations – ex global VP SC Merck Serono
    • Horacio Enriquez – Senior Supplier Quality, Compliance and Business Analytics,Global Supply Chain Procurement Bio-Rad Laboratories (CA-USA)
    • Jean-François Fusco – EALTH – European Association of Logistics and Transport in Healthcare
    • Remy Glardon – Honorary Professor – Swiss  Federal Institute of Technology – Lausanne
    • Valerio Trifoni –  Global Head of Supply chain Ferring Pharmaceuticals
    • Philippe Thevoz – Executive Vice-President eGovernment Systems and Expert in Blockchain
  • 10h15 – 10h45: BREAK
  • 10h45 – 11h15: Monte Carlo Simulation ”A Powerful Approach for Supply Chain Optimization »

Benedict Hirth, Clinical Supply ChainFisher Clinical   Services

  • 11h15 – 12h00: Temperature controlled: Panel discussion
    • Moderator: Franck Toussaint BSMA
    • Alex Guillen – Cold Chain Expertise – Kinetic Consulting
    • Marco Barani – Head of QualityFresenius Kabi SwissBioSim Gmbh
    • Virginie Duguépéroux Global Logistic Manager at GSK – tbc
    • Didier Guilhem – Former « Responsable approvisionnement clinique » Sanofi, Directeur Général Worldcourier – currently independent consultant (GXP – Biolog consulting)
    • Stephan Claparede – Business Development Director – Biocair
  • 12h00 – 13h30 – Lunch
  • 13h30 – 14h00: Radiopharmaceuticals supply chain with only a few days of product shelflife

Richard Zimmermann – Senior Consultant Nuclear Medicine – Chrysalium 

  • 14h00 – 14h30: Keynote speech – Envirotainer – « Securing the cold chain »

Niklas Lönnkvist, Head of Healthcare sales Europe, Envirotainer

  • 14h30– 15h15: Industry 360°: Panel discussion 
    • Moderator  Devendra Mishra BSMA
    • Chris Sam – Vice President Corporate Governance & Group Risk Officer – Sidel
    • Paul Anderson Senior Director Toll Manufacturing and Supply Chain at Illumina Cambridge Ltd & ex VP Global Supply Chain Life Technologies
    • Pablo GonzalezBT Business Partner – Global Manufacturing, Supply & Quality – Healthcare Business TechnologyMerck
    • Brian Edwards – Board Member & DirectorISOP – International Society of Pharmacovigilance
  • 15h15 – 15h45: BREAK
  • 15h45 – 16h00: Supply chain challenges of the personalized medicine – practical cases and example from the stem cell / cell therapy industry. How new technologies can bring perspectives for this industry?

Franck Toussaint Founder and Executive Director of BSMA Europe & Managing Director Biolog Europe

  • 16h00 – 16h30: How to Transform and Run Your Supply Chain (SC) Data and Analytics Organization Like a Life Depends on it

Horacio Enriquez Global Supplier Quality, Compliance, and Business Analytics Manager Global Supply Chain Procurement at Bio-Rad Laboratories

  • 16h30 – 17h00: The view from the last mile-perspectives from the nonprofit industry and international associations  – Thierry Balloy, Director of Logistics and Procurement International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Securities
  • 17h00– 17h45: Education and Supply Chain Talent Development – what is the future / what are next challenges? : Panel discussion
    • Moderator: Franck Toussaint BSMA
    • Prof. Devendra Mishra University of Pepperdine (USA )
    • Prof. Dr. Susana Val Director, Zaragoza Logistics Center: MIT Global Scale Network
    • Laurent Foetisch Healthcare Supply Chain Academy
    • Elaine Moran, Executive Director IML – EPFL
  • 17h45: Closing remarks: Reception and cocktail + BSMA Awards