Clinical Trial Supply Roundtable Forum 2021
DAY 1|30th March 2021
9:00 am Opening Keynote - Emerging Trends within the Supply Chain
We welcome Arul Joseph to give the opening keynote address, discussing the emerging trends in the pharmaceutical supply chain.
Senior Director, CMC Pharmaceutical Development and Clinical Supply Chain
9:30 am PANEL DISCUSSION - Overcoming Challenges During Disrupted Times
Join our speakers for this live discussion on how we can keep supply chains strong even in these disrupted times. We will cover how the clinical trial supply industry can support each other, stay motivated, inspired and connected whilst working remotely even during these challenging times.
10:00 am RESERVED FOR PCI SERVICES
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10:30 am GlobalData Analysis
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Senior Director of Drugs and Business Fundamentals
11:00 am Roundtable Topics
Each table runs twice (11 am & 12 noon) on the same topic. Tables are exclusive, other vendors cannot attend.
Attendees can select up to 2 roundtables.
1. Direct to Patient Clinical Trials: A “Pharmerging” market
Don’t get left behind with the new trend of direct to patient and virtual trials. Join this discussion to learn how to launch your own remote trial – hear real world evidence from your colleagues who are also launching theirs!
Led by Catalent (speaker to be confirmed)
2. Exploring the Benefits and Drawbacks of IRT in Adaptive Trials
How can an IRT that can be flexible to changes in your trial structure be best put in place? How expensive is it? What are the alternatives? Will the IRT be the best system in a disrupted world? Join this roundtable to discuss these questions and more!
Led by Henk Dieteren, Supply Chain Solutions Consultant, Suvoda
3. Protecting Patients and Adding Value – The Importance of good Packaging and Labelling
So pack up your problems in an electronically labelled box and join this discussion to find all the answers!
Led by Brian Fagan, Vice President, Client Services and Project Management, Experic
4. Tried and Tested: Getting Clinical Logistics and Shipping Right
It’s not the most glamourous of all things but understanding the role of different international bodies, techniques for import/export and best practices is vital to ensure budgets and timelines are stuck to!
Led by PCI Services (speaker to be confirmed)
5. How to ensure clinical trial continuity during times of supply chain disruption
Acquiring approved branded or generic comparator drugs can be a time-consuming, costly, and sometimes difficult process. Using the current pandemic as a reference, we will discuss challenges and considerations for developing a sourcing strategy that helps mitigating risks and provides a reliable and consistent source of comparator drugs.
Led by Christen McGowan, Senior Manager, Comparator Sourcing, ICS
6. Roundtable topic to be confirmed
Led by RxSource (speaker to be confirmed)
7. Roundtable topic to be confirmed
Led by N-side (speaker to be confirmed)
8.Hindsight is 2020: Improvising, adapting and overcoming challenges caused by COVID-19
After the disruption of 2020, we are offering this opportunity for the industry to come back together to share ideas and reflect on the past year. Join this informal discussion session to share your experiences and thoughts on the challenges and successes you’re facing thanks to the recent pandemic. The discussion will be moderated by X who will share their success studies in keeping trials on track.
Supply Chain Solutions Consultant
Vice President, Client Services and Project Management
Senior Manager, Comparator Sourcing
World Courier and ICS
1:00 pm 121 Meeting Allocation
3:00 pm CLOSING KEYNOTE: Future of Clinical Trial Supply
Director, Clinical Supply Technology
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