Program 2019


AGENDA BSMA Conference – May 23rd

After 3 successful events BSMA Europe  conference will return to Brussels for the 4th edition and propose a day full of insights on how supply chain innovation will help the Life Sciences industry to change the future.

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

  • 07h30 – 08h30: Breakfast and registration
  • 08h30 – 08h45: Welcome and introduction presentation – Progress of Bio Supply Management Alliance, key challenges for the industry

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

  • 08h45 – 09h15: Keynote speach –   Personalized Médicine supply chain challenges 
  • 09h15 – 10h00: Industry 360*c panel discussion : Panel discussion
    • Paul Anderson – Senior Director – Toll & Manufacturing Supply Chain – Illumina 
    • Thomas Panze – SVP Head of Supply Chain Management – Bayer AG
    • + 2 other key leaders
  • 10h00 – 10h30 – The E commerce Supply Chain flywheel – by ex Amazon star key speker
  • 10h30 – 11h15: BREAK
  • 11h15 – 11h45: Digitalization & Data Management impacts on supply chain – insights from Pharma manufacturer (Global VP SC)
  • 11h45 – 12h30: Temperature controlled: Panel discussion (4)
  • 12h30 – 13h30 – Lunch

TRACK A – Personalized Médicine

  • 13h30 – 14h00 Distribution challenges in cell & gene therapies
  • 14h00 – 14h30  Stem Cell Manufacturing – key insights from on market product company
  • 14:30-15:00 Panel Discussion “Ongoing Challenges in Supply Chain to achieve’s personalized medicine dream for tomorrow” 
    • Bruno Lucidi – CEO Agentus
    • Operational Director from Kite Pharma
    • + 2 others

TRACK B – Commercial Supply Chain

  • 13:30-14;00 The secrets of S&OP for building reliable supply chain
  • 14:00 -14:30 Managing the distribution of commercial products in complex environments
  • 14:30-15:00 Panel Discussion – What’s keeps you up at night? Challenges in procurement and other key aspects– 4 key speakers
  • 15h00 – 15h30: BREAK
  • 15h30 – 16h00: – How to build an efficient supply chain while meeting high level sustainability objectives? Insights from large pharma manufacturer
  • 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 – 16h45:BSMA Key Learnings, industry facts & live polling  – Franck Toussaint Founder and Executive Director of BSMA Europe & Managing Director Biolog Europe
  • 17h00– 17h15: A disruptive approach from rock start keynote speaker! To be announced soon
  • 17h15: Closing remarks: Reception and cocktail + BSMA Awards
  • 19h00 – End of the day