Pharma Outsourcing & Procurement Summit 2011

January 7, 2011

We're all aware of reasons to favour outsourcing at this time whether they be challenging price restrictions, US health care reforms or reduced revenues. But, do we know the best way to maintain our standards when this move is made?

Delivering COG reduction and efficiency gains through external manufacturing and procurement strategies
26-27 September 2011, Berlin, Germany

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe subscribers get 20% off

Register your place now for £1036 and save £259 quoting booking code PTEE1.

We're all aware of reasons to favour outsourcing at this time whether they be challenging price restrictions, US health care reforms or reduced revenues. But, do we know the best way to maintain our standards when this move is made?

Managing relationships, maintaining quality standards, negotiating the best deals and meeting regulations are all considerations that have to be taken.

This summit will discuss all of the issues above with senior professionals who have gone through the process and can provide unique insight into the potential pitfalls and the most effective strategies.

So who will you hear from?

Speakers include:

Giles Breault, Chief Purchasing Officer, Novartis

  • Benny Hall, Head Strategic Change Procurement, Astrazeneca
  • Roberto Darienzo, Vice President Latin America, Merck
  • Dr. Katharina Kassuhlke, Director, Global Sourcing and Contract Manufacturing, Bayer Healthcare

  • Willem Cnudde, Procurement Director, Regional Asia and Global Head of API, Johnson and Johnson

And what will be discussed?

Key topics:

Building & Maintaining a profitable and robust outsourcing relationship How to negotiate the best outsourcing deals Successfully outsourcing to China Using audit strategies to aid your outsourcing requirements Overcoming cultural, language and distance barriers in outsourcing

Interested?

To register your place now visit www.outsourcingevent.com/PTEE1, call +44 (0)20 7202 7690 or email magdalena.musial@wtgevents.com for the special 20% discount courtesy of Pharmaceutical Technology Europe and remember to quote the booking reference PTEE1.