The 2018 Cold Chain Global Forum Excellence Awards honor, recognize and promote the most innovative supply chain practices, solutions and individuals over the past year. The awards are dedicated to recognizing superior thinking, creativity and execution across the full spectrum of supply chain functions.
View all of the award categories below and click on any category to complete the application. Email your completed application to Awards Coordinator, Ciara Rosa, at Ciara.Rosa@iqpc.com
Deadline to apply is July 20, 2018.
Submit your application to Ciara.Rosa@iqpc.com
July 20, 2018
Award Finalists Announcement
Week of August 20, 2018
Awards Ceremony - At the Cold Chain Global Forum
September 26, 2018!
Meet the Judges
Principal Packaging Engineer, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Strategic Marketing Director, Elpro
VP Innovation & Strategy, Health Vector
Director, Logistics Management, Zogenix
Dr. Bernard McGarvey
Senior Engineering Advisor, Eli Lilly & Company
Senior Consultant Supply Chain, HHS/ASPR/BARDA
Business Development- Life Science Division, Inmark Inc.
Lisa Sykes, MBA
VBF Quality Operations Director, Merck & Co., Inc.
Head of External Manufacturing Operations - Latin America, Bayer
Rafik Bishara , Ph.D.
Technical Advisor & Former Director QKMTS, Eli Lilly & Company
Director, Thermal Engineering Systems, Amgen
Commercial Director, Sonoco Thermosafe
Director, Technology & Innovation, Lifoam/Newell Brands
Senior VP, Global Commercial Ops, Cold Chain Technologies
Executive Director, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Management, Safety & Health, Roche Diagnostics
Global Transportation and Logistics Senior Director, Teva Pharmaceutical
2017 Award Winners
Supply Chain Transformation Award:
Winner: ASD Healthcare, a part of AmerisourceBergen Corp.
Runner Up: Controlant
Honorable Mention: World Courier, an AmerisourceBergen Corp
Winner: Sonoco ThermoSafe
Runner Up: Cold Chain Technologies
Honorable Mention: RGEES, LLC
Winner: Cold Chain Technologies Inc
Technological Innovation Award:
Runner UP: Sonoco Thermosafe
Honorable Mention: Controlant
Terms & Conditions / Further Information
Applying for an Excellence Award is free of charge
Nominations can be submitted by life science manufacturers, wholesalers,CROs, CMOs and biobanks and vendors. In the event that a vendor applies, at least ONE end user client organization, name and contact info must be provided as a reference.
Nominees must be in attendance at the Excellence Awards ceremony, September 26, in order to receive an award.
In the event your organization becomes a finalist or a winner of an Award, you consent to your company's name being used in promotion for the awards program, either by IQPC directly, or by a third party member of the media covering the awards program and/or awards ceremony.
By submitting your application you hereby accept that you have reviewed the rules and regulations for entries, and agree that all information contained within each entry is 100% accurate.
Only one entry per company per category will be accepted but you may enter all four categories if you wish!
Ciara Rosa, Awards Coordinator
The 16th Annual Cold Chain Global Forum | Cold Chain Global Forum Excellence Awards
Ciara.Rosa@iqpc.com | 212-885-2661
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