Great Seeing you in Chicago!
Global Forum 2013 was the largest networking, educational and partnering event of its kind! 700+ attendees joined together for a full week of training, workshops, site tours, roundtables and case study presentations. Participants were also able to enjoy the world's LARGEST EXHIBITION of temperature controlled solutions for the life sciences industry. Over 90 solution and technology providers featured their latest innovations. We hope to see you next year as the Global Forum moves to Boston.
Looking Forward to the 2014 move to Boston?
The Cold Chain Global Forum has evolved to not only include all temperature ranges and all products (high-value finished, devices, diagnostics, generics, clinical) - but all things GDP. Times are a changing and we understand from you how important GDP regulations around the world are driving and changing your quality distribution practices for CRT and cold chain products. Download our Latest Agenda to learn about our 2014 content including:
- Worldwide GDP Updates - regulatory authorities and industry perspectives
- CRT & Ambient focus on cost reduction and compliance
- Expanded supply chain focus further down the last mile – Pharmacies perspective & challenges
- International Focus Day will examine supply chain challenges in East, West, South and North Asia Regions
- Addressing Neutraceutical market growth and increased regulatory scrutiny
- Learn how ocean, air & ground freight are being used to improve supply chain efficiency and costs
- Proven solutions to help mitigate challenges in your complex global logistics networks
- Ensuring supply chain integrity while ensuring quality data and minimizing risks
2013 Onsite Testimonials – Hear from your Colleagues:
“Relevant! Relevant! Relevant! All the tracks, roundtables and presentations were right on the money with the current and going forward trends in the pharma industry” – John Reynolds, Manager of warehouse operations, Novartis Pharmaceuticals
“Extremely informative and well-organized. A value-packed experience!” – Jody Faught, Manager, Supply Chain, Apotex Pharmachem Inc.
“Great conference to see the latest technologies & solutions for the cold chain industry and hearing how peers are approaching similar problems related to cold chain distribution” – Jerry Ferracamo, Cold Chain Logistics Engineer, Genzyme
“Good insight regarding the cold chain infrastructures of Brazil, Russia & India” – Director of Operations, Luminex Corp.
“Great to have the opportunity to get input from others in the industry as they approach and address distribution challenges” – Rebecca Gentile, Senior specialist, Quality, Merck
“Excellent perspective of different markets” – Surendra Deodhar, Assistant Vice President & Head of Materials Management, Reliance Life Sciences
“It’s very encouraging to learn that emerging markets are aligning their GDPs and regulations and actively participating in the exchange of supply chain knowledge” – Carlos Castro, Packaging Manager, Clinical Supply Chain, Gilead Sciences
“Great meeting current and potential customers” – Dino Sarpa, Director Client Solutions, UTI
“Very interesting to see new tendencies and new solutions” – Fernando Alvarez, Manager of cold chian logistics, Galber
“Excellent experience!” - Fred Dormishian, Sr. Project Manager, Logistics, Illumina
“The presentations were diverse and offered a depth of knowledge from experts in their fields, as well as providing current information on regulatory and technology advances in overall product shipping integrity. The break-out sessions, networking events, and vendor floor all offered a fantastic opportunity to meet with colleagues and vendors and share knowledge and best practices. Overall this was a valuable event that I hope to attend again next year.” - Rebecca E. Gentile, Senior Specialist, Quality, Vaccine and Biological Stability, Merck