Session 1: 2pm - 2:30pm (BST)
Why you need an interconnected supply chain strategy to combat anti-counterfeiting
SPEAKERS: David Ward, former Head of Procurement for Europe and Emerging Markets, Merck & Dr. Dieter Peters, former Executive Vice President of Global Product Supply, Grunenthal
With the threat of counterfeiting growing, it is crucial to have an effective risk mapping strategy and crisis response plan in place. In this session, we show you how to increase end to end visibility across the supply chain to find the weak points and respond to incidents quickly and effectively.
Session 2: 3pm - 3:30pm (BST)
3 Months Out: Are you ready for Russia’s 2020 serialization requirements?
In January 2020, the next wave of serialization requirements will come into force with Russia’s new regulation. This brings about new technicalities and complications, such as the cryptographic key in the 2D Data Matrix. In this session, we share how you can prepare for these changes and what efforts are needed to adapt to upcoming global regulatory changes.
Session 3: 4pm - 4:30pm (BST)
The steps needed to drive additional value from serialized data
With serialization programs in place across many companies, attention is being given to value generation projects. In this session, we consider the steps you need to take to leverage serialized data. Along with insight on the areas where this additional data can add new value, including returns management, recall execution and increased oversight into warehouse operations.