Asia's Largest End-To-End Supply Chain Management Platform

Asia's Largest End-To-End Logistics & Supply Chain Conference returns for its 11th edition. A few quick facts of the 2015 & 2016 editions - 650 + Attendees / 200 Speakers / 40 Exhibitors / 85% Attendees from Management Cadre. These editions sold out making them the most dynamic & highest level industry strategy & benchmarking events to date in Asia. The 11th edition would host several co-located tracks across 2 days, running parallel to the main conference & ELSC Awards.

The Pharma Supply Chain Forum is a part of this mega event which has 8 tracks. This track specifically focuses on logistics & supply chain related to the pharmaceutical & bio-science sector. The same is scheduled on day 2 for the entire day post the common morning keynote in the main ballroom. Below mentioned are the details of the same.

2017 Agenda

  • 08:00 am - 09:25 am

    Registration with Tea / Coffee

  • 09:40 am - 09:45 am

    Welcome Note

  • 09:45 am - 10:45 am

    Keynote of the day

  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am
    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break
  • 11:15 am – 12:45 pm

    Supply Chain Trends

    Theme: Evolving The Supply Chain, Together - A New Supply Chain Dimension
    • What top three changes would R&D, Manufacturing and Commercial like to see from supply chain over the next few years
    • How can you create a robust supply chain strategy to weather the big healthcare changes and exceed your customers' expectations over the next few years including technology innovation, smaller localized plants and increasing personalized medicines
    • Supply Chain 4.0 - digitalization as the next horizon: How and where should you invest to leap ahead and develop the supply chain of the future
    • Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things- Exploring the impact of the ‘manufacturing revolution' on the supply chain and how can you best prepare your strategy
    • Customer feedback and advice – What do you need to change in your supply chain to impress, surprise and delight healthcare providers, pharmacists and patients with a truly outstanding service
    • How to achieve end-to-end collaboration - Plants, 3PLs, Warehouses, Wholesalers & Distributors, transportation
  • 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

    Lunch & Networking Break

  • 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm

    Supply Chain Design

    Theme: Impact By Design How Supply Chain Design Concepts Are Transforming The Future Of Global Health Supply Chains
    • The application of big data and advanced analytics to connect end to end supply chain processes
    • How to drive visibility through the Implementation of a serialization model and strategy for visibility to ensure regulatory compliance and traceability in the chain
    • Digital Supply Chains a reality: How and where can you invest in terms of capabilities and technical requirements
    • Achieving supply flexibility & inventory optimization through segmentation and aligned metrics
    • Delivering customer value through improved planning capabilities and accurately forecasting demand within the supply chain
    • How to design your supply chain to accommodate your changing product portfolio requirements
  • 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

    Demand Driven Supply Chain

    Theme: Examining How To Implement A Demand Driven Supply Chain Plan Into The Distribution Network: Moving From S&OP To Integrated Business Planning (IBP)
    • Understand the challenges faced by the generic pharmaceutical industry in the market place at present
    • Exploring the S&OP processes and demand planning in the supply chain to improve response time and reliability
    • Saving cost by ensuring your distribution model is appropriate for the supply and demand
    • Analysing the various options to improve efficiencies in the supply chain
    • End-to-end distribution network optimization: Strategies, tools and approaches for a complicated and evolving portfolio
    • Overcoming challenges in implementing a segmented supply chain by customer: Achieving a balance between customer vs cost
  • 4:15 pm – 4:45 pm

    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 4:45 pm – 6:00 pm

    Supply Chain Strategy

    Theme: Elevating The Role Of The Customer Through An Integrated, Flexible, End-To-End Supply Chain
    • S&OP process as an enabler to fulfill customer and patient's needs – a pharmaceutical industry perspective
    • Product launches: How to create an agile and speedy supply chain strategy that ensures your new products reach your customers on time across all markets
    • How can you use IBP as a key enabler for demand driven strategic and tactical end-to-end planning to meet the needs of your customer
    • Steps to take to re-align your business (and its Supply Chains) with customers and suppliers, including the invaluable 3PL external resource
    • Techniques for securing agile and responsive Supply Chain partnerships that consider the customer at every level to avoid lost sales, excess inventory and missed innovation opportunities
    • Implementing a fully integrated end-to-end operation from manufacturing to user delivery
  • 6.00 pm Onwards
    Conference Adjourns

2016 Speakers