We are thrilled to invite all Pharmaceutical Manufacturers, CMOs, CPOs, 3PLs, Wholesalers & Solution Providers to Pharma CMO Summit for 2 collaborative & interactive days in Princeton, New Jersey on April 4-5, 2017.

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Why should you attend: Testimonials from the participants

Welcome to Princeton New Jersey



Less than 8 months remaining for the US DSCSA Regulation deadline for unit-level serialization on Nov 27, 2017, this is a unique chance for pharmaceutical trading partners to get together and make real progress towards compliance. Event objectives include:
  • Supporting late starters with strategies & solutions to achieve shortest path to compliance (Leading solutions in the market, fast implementation options)
  • Educating trading partners on the challenges expected in Serialized Operations (Case Study from Turkish Track & Trace, OEE Management)
  • Bringing together requirements & perspectives from all supply chain trading partners & creating collaboration opportunities
  • Venue

    HotelNassau Inn Princeton
    AddressTen Palmer Square, Princeton, NJ 08542
    Phone+1 (609) 921-7500
    ReservationsYou will have the capability to book your own reservation by either of the following two methods: by calling our Reservation Department at 1-800 (862)-7728 and using the Booking ID 22730 or through our website using the following link:

    If using the website, you will need to click on the “GROUPS” tab, and when asked for the “ATTENDEE CODE”, you must enter their Booking ID, which is 22730. Once you select your dates, all of the group information will be displayed.


    Day 1 - April 4 (Tuesday)

    Track 1: Shortest Path to Compliance

      Start-End Session/Activity Lead By
      07:30 – 08:20 Welcome Session and Breakfast
    08:20 – 08:30 Opening Statements Gil Roth, President of the Pharma & Biopharma Outsourcing Association
    Evren Ozkaya, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Wizard
    08:30 – 09:10 Keynote: The Future of Pharma Supply Chain Anshul Acharya, Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company
    09:10 – 09:30 Serialization Implementation: Key Challenges and Lessons Learned
    from Around the World
    Andrew Pietrangelo, President at Antares Vision North America
    09:30 – 09:50 IT System Implementations: Planning, Execution & Watch-outs Eric Farkas, Head of Corporate Engineering at Chartwell Pharma
    Dave Harty, Vice President Professional Services at Adents
      09:50 – 10:40 First Roundtable Discussion: Shortest Path to Compliance Roundtable facilitators
      10:40 – 11:25 Coffee Break and Round 1, "Speed Dating" Meetings
    11:25 – 11:45 Optimizing CMO & Customer IT Connectivity Haris Kamal, Senior Vice President at Verify Brand
    11:45 – 12:30 Panel on Serialization Program Pitfalls & Best Practices Gil Roth, President at PBOA. Panelists from Michael Butera, Director Supply Relationship Management at Teva, Ronnie Smith, President & CEO at A+ Packaging, Will Hamilton, VP of Operations at QPSI
      12:30 – 13:30 Networking Lunch

    Track 2: Serialized Operations

      Start-End Session/Activity Lead By
    13:30 – 14:00 Leveraging Track & Trace to Create a Digital Supply Chain Evren Ozkaya, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Wizard
    14:00 – 14:45 Case Study: "Turkish Track & Trace: Challenges and What We Learned" Ugur Pacaci, Supply Chain Wizard and Ufuk Agun, PharmaVision (Turkish CMO)
    14:45 – 15:15 DC Operations: Deployment of Serialization in the largest
    Distribution Center in Turkey (Sanofi)
    Adriano Fusco, Marketing Director at Antares Vision
      15:15 – 16:00 Coffee Break and Round 2, "Speed Dating" Meetings
    16:00 – 16:30 Panel: Serialized IT and Master Data Governance Burak Tiftikci, Supply Chain Wizard. Panelists from Zvika Eberlin, Pharma Serialization Project Manager at Teva, Joseph Estrada, IT Manager at Reed Lane, Barry Brown, Director Client Success at SCW
    16:30 – 16:50 Case Study: "Turkish Track & Trace - Vendor perspective Ali Savas, Managing Director at Visio Pharma
      16:50 – 18:00 Second Roundtable Discussion: Serialized Operations Roundtable facilitators
      18:00 – 22:00 Cocktail Hour and Networking Dinner in Princeton

    Day 2 - April 5 (Wednesday)

    Track 3: Supply Chain Collaboration and Beyond 2017

      Start-End Session/Activity Lead By
      07:30 – 08:30 Welcome Session and Breakfast
    08:30 – 09:00 CMO/CPO Collaboration Until & Beyond Compliance Jim Lynch, Business Processes & Logistics at Par Pharmaceutical
    09:00 – 09:45 Panel: Discussion on the Future of Supply Chain Collaboration Marcos Buelvas, Supply Chain Wizard. Panelists from James Lynch, CMO/CPO Serialization Lead at Par, Anshul Acharya, Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company, Carmine Sodora , CFO at Reed Lane
    9:45 – 10:30 Serialized Packaging Operations and OEE Management Aladin Alkhawam, Director Packaging at Par Pharmaceutical
      10:30 – 12:00 Track A: Coffee Break and Round 3, "Speed Dating" Meetings Track B: Demo Sessions from Main Sponsors and SCW
      12:00 – 12:15 Closing Statements and Raffle for the Apple Watch

    Some Participants to our former CMO Events



    Registration Type Price
    CMO / Manufacturer / 3PL / Wholesaler $250.00 USD

    Vendor, Solution Providers and Consulting Companies needs to contact for sponsorship opportunities. Standard registration will be cancelled for those companies.


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    Supply Chain Wizard 94 Autumn Lane, Skillman, 08558, NJ, U.S.

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