Stephen Mitchell, Global Logistics Quality & Compliance Manager at GlaxoSmithKline

Stephen Mitchell

Global Logistics Quality & Compliance Manager

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Stephen.

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Conference Day 2

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

2:55 PM Panel Discussion: Operationalising Ground Level Excellence: Building communication with your external partners

• Take back practical solutions and strategies to optimise your external partner management and communication strategy
• Hear what our panelists will be focusing on for 2020 and ensure that your last burning questions are addressed before you head home!

4:00 PM Interactive Discussion Groups

During this part of the forum, delegates will be sorted into small working groups to take part in interactive discussions around the topics below. Delegates will get the opportunity to select and pre-register for two topics and will rotate between each 30 minute IDG.
Discussion groups are kept small to ensure all delegates get the opportunity to ask their most pressing questions, ensuring a perfectly tailored experience

1. High value, low volume logistics - the clinical trial logistics perspective
Facilitator: Janet Japzon-Salugao, Senior Director – Investigational Medicines Supply Chain, Incyte

2. Should companies be looking at the carbon footprint of cold storage shipments as a best practice and possibly a KPI?
Facilitator: Claudia Bertrams, Senior Director - EU Supply Chain, Ultragenyx

3. Crisis management – managing time sensitive and temperature critical regional market shipments
Facilitator: Clement Bingen, Responsible Pharmacist, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

4. EU Regulatory compliance in a time of political change: Brexit then and now
Facilitator: Stephen Mitchell, Global Logistics Quality & Compliance Manager, GSK

5. Building a proactive risk management and product security strategy
Facilitator: Quentin Henneaux, CQA Manager - EMEA, Baxter

6. Building a flexible vendor relationship management strategy for global product supply
Facilitator: Tejo Kudaravall, Global Category Manager - Air and Sea Freight, Novartis

7. Doing more with less – quality management from the SME perspective
Facilitator: Ruben van Duijvenvoorde, Global Quality Assurance Manager / Responsible Person, Alnylam

8. 3rd party suppliers and partner selection and qualification from distributor market management perspective
Facilitator: Mirko Senatore, Global Supply Chain Lead - European Distributor Markets, Pfizer

9. Building internal excellence capabilities - change management and team management
Facilitator: Reinhard Schneider, Global Head of Logistics, Merz Pharmaceuticals

10. Defining and implementing continuous process improvement
Facilitator: Neil Sageman, Assoc. Director Transportation, Continuous Improvement - EMEA, MSD

11. Operationalising Future Technologies – Buzzword or Reality
Facilitator: Robin Doppleb, Head Global Logistics & Distribution, Vifor Pharma

12. Digitalising your supply chain in reality: pitfalls and lessons learned
Facilitator: Matthew Tomkinson, Network Solutions Manager and Cold Chain Validation Specialist, Pfizer