Welcome to the 5th R&D Sourcing & Procurement Summit

Implement Proactive Procurement & Sourcing by Anticipating Radical Changes to Optimize Your R&D Spend, Agility & Speed-to-Market

Running digitally for 2021 the 5th R&D Sourcing & Procurement Summit returns to unite 100+ leading biopharma, contract research / manufacturing organizations as well as key industry solution providers, to share and discuss revised best operating practices, following a year of changing tactics and resource reprioritization due to COVID-19.

Join this growing community to share and learn alongside the likes of Pfizer, Charles River, BMS & Takeda, on proactively anticipating radical changes, de-risking sourcing and vendor tactics and integrating latest innovative tech reaching the market – all to accelerate novel R&D in a time and cost-effective manner.

Navigate across 3 days featuring interactive roundtables, 5+ hours of networking, discursive workshops and dynamic panels. This is the definitive platform for biopharma & CRO-led discussion on managing today's fast-growing R&D spend.

"I found the content of this conference to be extremely relevant and it was helpful to hear about the challenges and opportunities that exist within the procurement function as well as to hear how other companies are trying to address them."

(Past attendee, Pfizer)

"The event was a good opportunity to network and benefit from a wide array of perspectives with diverse viewpoints."

(Past attendee, Biogen)

"This is the second time attending this conference. Great to share opportunities and solutions with R&D Pharma colleagues in a platform unlike any other"

(Past attendee, Sanofi)

"Good mix of presentations and opportunities for networking/peer discussion - fruitful, insightful, inspirational"

(Past attendee, Agios)

"The conference was very well put together and well-executed. Almost every talk complimented each other and aligned with the overall goal of the conference…Well-organized/-executed, enlightening, and fun."

(Past attendee, XEO Pharma)

"Excellent opportunity to network and benchmark. The presenters shared very interesting and insightful experiences, which help to learn other's best practices as well as challenges faced."

(Past attendee, GSK)

Confirmed 2021 Partners