LogiPharma USA 2021

July 20 - 21, 2021

Online (ET)

Day 2: Wednesday, July 21, 2021

11:15 am - 12:00 pm Morning Networking Session: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Supply Chain Working Group

Research has proven diverse teams create strong results. As supply chain organizations work through this period of change while preparing for the new normal, it’s critical to solidifying an approach to DE&I. This working group will help you learn and idea share with peers across industry around how to foster diversity, equity and inclusion. Find out:

·        How diverse teams have added value

·        Building diverse leaders throughout the organization

Lessons learned in driving diversity

Michele Dorris, Executive Director, Supply Chain and Head, D&I at Sandoz

Michele Dorris

Executive Director, Supply Chain and Head, D&I

12:00 pm - 12:05 pm Welcome Remarks

12:05 pm - 12:15 pm Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

12:15 pm - 12:40 pm Channel Partner Insight Panel: Opportunities for Increased Data Sharing and Collaboration to Better Support Patients

The pandemic has underscored the need for increased collaboration among all stakeholders across the supply chain, from manufacturers to 3PLs to providers. Digital transformation has ramped up across the industry and technology plays a key role in connecting stakeholders through data sharing. In a time of consolidation, cost constrained providers are looking to better partner with manufacturers to support patients. What does the future of healthcare look like beyond the pandemic, and what opportunities are available for increased collaboration? Hear from a cross-industry panel who will shed light on their business strategies and how they see their segments of healthcare evolving.

Panelists will discuss:

  • Focusing on reliability and quality to become more patient centric
  • Data sharing opportunities to meet serialization requirements and beyond
  • Opportunities to improve collaboration around recalls down to the patient level
  • Distribution and the future of at-home patient care
David Marcelletti, Vice Chair, Supply Chain at Mayo Clinic

David Marcelletti

Vice Chair, Supply Chain
Mayo Clinic

Chet Damania, Senior Manager, Customer Solutions at Johnson & Johnson

Chet Damania

Senior Manager, Customer Solutions
Johnson & Johnson

12:40 pm - 1:30 pm Temp Tank Demo: Emerging Temperature Controlled Innovations For a Frictionless Supply Chain

The vaccine rollout is testing cold chain capacity like never before, with new requirements around raw materials, vials, dry ice and specialized packaging. Prior to COVID, the industry shifted away from small to large molecule therapies and personalized medicines, which have stringent temperature controlled requirements. To meet the needs of this changing product landscape, there has been an influx of innovative temperature controlled solutions in the marketplace focused on sustainability, data capture, temperature logging and more. 

In this inaugural session, hear from three innovators in temperature controlled logistics who will showcase their promising technologies. Each company will have 10 minutes to share their technology and 5 minutes of Q&A time. Hear about the latest solutions to improve end-to-end visibility in temperature controlled logistics and to avoid excursions. Interested in showcasing your solution in an interactive virtual demo? Contact adrienne.bills@wbresearch.com

Find out the latest innovations in these categories and more, including:

  • Real time monitoring
  • End-to-end visibility
  • Sustainable packaging
  • Temperature logging
  • Data capture and integration
  • Active and passive containers

1:30 pm - 1:35 pm 5 Minute Stretch Break

1:35 pm - 1:55 pm Provider Perspective Keynote: Collaborating to Swiftly and Efficiently Manage Product Recalls

Product recalls affect everyone in the supply chain, and products will fail. Recalls represent a significant safety issue that could mean adverse effects to patients. Manufacturers want to avoid the financial impact of recalls, and there can be poor communication around the process, which can impact thousands of frontline healthcare workers. Colleen Cusick, Director, Materials Management & General Services for The Johns Hopkins Hospital will shed light on this process from the provider perspective, including:

·        The impact of voluntary vs involuntary recalls

·        Notification protocols that best support the customer and patient

·        Offering guidance around comparable alternatives to use and how to quickly source

  • ·        What risk management needs to remain in compliance with FDA rules 
Colleen Cusick, Director, Materials Management & General Services at The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Colleen Cusick

Director, Materials Management & General Services
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

1:55 pm - 2:15 pm Partner Presentation

Interested in demonstrating thought leadership as a keynote presenter? Contact adrienne.bills@wbresearch.com

2:15 pm - 2:35 pm Keynote: Utilizing Drone Delivery to Deliver Life-Saving Medicines Directly to the Patient

Distribution methods are being disrupted and drone deliveries are one of the latest innovations to deliver medicines to patients. The USAID Global Health Supply Chain-Procurement and Supply Management project delivers HIV and malaria medicines to patients in over 65 countries. A recent ground breaking project has relied on drone delivery to deliver medicines and collect lab samples in Malawi. Scott Dubin, Director, Warehousing & Distribution has been leading this effort and will explain how drones are disrupting delivery to get closer to the patient.

Find out how to:

  • Assess feasibility, appropriateness, and readiness for drone interventions
  • Manage stakeholders and activity communications
  • Optimize activity design and operationalization

3:00 pm - 3:05 pm 5 Minute Stretch Break

In February 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order on America’s Supply Chains to review risks to US supply chains, including API in pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Risk mitigation is central to every supply chain strategy, find out how the industry is ramping up risk mitigation and get ahead of any rules coming down the pike to minimize your risk exposure.

Panelists will discuss how to:

  • Conduct a full end-to-end review of the supply chain to map and assess risks
  • Partner with an internal audit team to understand the supply chain footprint and reassess outsourcing based on the current environment
  • Determine what can be re-shored or nearshored to get ahead of efforts to reshore manufacturing
  • Administer a supply chain risk review to determine any problems and costs of disruption
Ken Allen, Executive Director, Supply Chain Management, Value Chain Leader at Merck

Ken Allen

Executive Director, Supply Chain Management, Value Chain Leader

Sandra LeClerc, Director, Global Supply Chain Planning at Boston Scientific

Sandra LeClerc

Director, Global Supply Chain Planning
Boston Scientific

Deep Dive Breakout Tracks

Digital Supply Chain

3:05 pm - 3:25 pm Partner Presentation

Interested in demonstrating thought leadership as a keynote presenter? Contact adrienne.bills@wbresearch.com

Digital Supply Chain

3:25 pm - 4:10 pm Fireside Chat: Developing Metrics and KPIs to Support Predictive Analytics and Supply Chain Agility

With more and more data at our fingertips, supply chain organizations are under pressure to be increasingly predictive, with the ultimate goal of automating decision making. Yet many still struggle with defining metrics to understand past performance. How do you develop standard KPIs and metrics? What foundational data elements are required to enable predictive analytics?

Find out how to:

  • Define key metrics and KPIs for master data management 
  • Measure delivery and supply to support operations
  • Determine lagging indicators to measure production performance
  • Utilize dashboards and reports to enable decision making
Prasad Bav, Head, North American SAP Master Data Management at Genentech Inc.

Prasad Bav

Head, North American SAP Master Data Management
Genentech Inc.

Mitigating Risk and Optimizing Service Levels

3:05 pm - 3:25 pm Partner Presentation

Interested in demonstrating thought leadership as a keynote presenter? Contact adrienne.bills@wbresearch.com

Mitigating Risk and Optimizing Service Levels

3:25 pm - 4:10 pm Case Study: Enhancing Collaboration with External Partners for Reliable Performance

Communication and strong partnerships are critical to ensuring a reliable supply chain. The pandemic has tested and stretched all partnerships across the supply chain and

Luiz Barberini, Operations Manager, External Manufacturing Latin America for Bayer will shed light on how he and his team became more agile to ensure a reliable supply.

Find out:

·        Communication pacing and touchpoints to anticipate potential problems

·        How to identify possible issues with tier II and III suppliers

·        Predictive actions with suppliers to keep a reliable and steady supply

Luiz Barberini, Operations Manager - External Manufacturing Latin America at Bayer

Luiz Barberini

Operations Manager - External Manufacturing Latin America

4:10 pm - 4:10 pm End of LogiPharma and LogiMed Virtual Event

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