About Event

Welcome to the 6th Annual R&D Sourcing & Procurement in Pharma Summit

Coming into 2022, the impacts of COVID and demand for speed-to-clinic/market continue to challenge R&D Procurement and Sourcing professionals in the life science sector, in particular in the preclinical / translational phases.  

Across 3 days, you will hear inspiring and practical takeaways from the likes of Novartis, Pfizer, BMS, Sanofi and many others on:

  • Implementing strategic in - and outsourcing tactics in preclinical and translational phases to reduce risks
  • What novel partnership models, such as full-service package, can expedite speed-to-market
  • Reflecting on the pandemic and exploring different paradigms to improve processes
  • Maximizing your visibility on R&D inventory, supply chain and spend to ensure a continuous operation
  • Increasing agility and flexibility in R&D procurement and sourcing – what can pharma learn from biotechs?
  • Being the best influencer – realignment with organization’s strategy, internal customers, and external stakeholders

 

Your Unmissable Spotlight Case Studies In 2022

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Establish robust external supplier relationship models to advance your pipeline development with Betrand Rosier, Global Procurement Head, Sanofi

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Rebrand procurement to be your scientists' best business partner with Gerard Cardillo, Vice President, Global Procurement

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Explore lessons learned from COVID including strategic investing with Sean Cumbie, Vice President, Global Sourcing & Procurement, NOVAVAX

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Develop sourcing & procurement strategies at lightspeed with James Tornos, Vice President, Sourcing & Enterprise Services – Research, Development and Medical Procurement, Pfizer

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Deep-dive into driving D&I initiatives, both within companies and through supplier diversity initiatives in an exclusive, interactive workshop led by Manuele Burdese, Senior Director, Head of Business Insights & Analytics Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Bristol Myers Squibb, Tom Thattacherry, Head, Supplier Diversity, Genentech