Main Conference Day One

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM KEYNOTE: Project Last Mile: Leveraging Coca-Cola Expertise to Improve Potency of Vaccines through higher Cold Chain Equipment Uptime

Trip Allport, Delivery Lead, Project Last Mile David Sarley, Senior Program Officer, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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Trip Allport

Delivery Lead
Project Last Mile
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David Sarley

Senior Program Officer
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM KEYNOTE: Value your Data like your Value your Money: Making the Commitment to be Big Data Driven

Dirk deRoos, Product and Competitive Strategy, Product and Competitive Strategy

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Dirk deRoos

Product and Competitive Strategy
Product and Competitive Strategy

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM THREE PART PANEL DISCUSSION: Ensuring Continuity of Care for our Patients: Addressing Drug Shortages in Canada and Industry-Wide Mitigation Techniques

Marc Boisvert, ComOps Supply Chain Director, Sandoz Canada Jill Craven, Vice President Pharmacy Services, Mohawk Medbuy Corporation Christine Donaldson, Vice President of Pharmacy Services, HealthPRO

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Marc Boisvert

ComOps Supply Chain Director
Sandoz Canada
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Jill Craven

Vice President Pharmacy Services
Mohawk Medbuy Corporation
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Christine Donaldson

Vice President of Pharmacy Services
HealthPRO

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Dennis Haikalis

Director, Corporate Quality Programs
Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories
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Laurence Caron

Supervisor, QA Complaints and Distribution
AbbVie
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Ryan Mitchell

Director Procurement North America
Sanofi

1:35 PM - 2:15 PM Controlling CRT: Adapting your Processes to Maintain Stringent Quality Standards & Stay Off the Regulators’ Radars

Bill McGillian, Associate Director of Global Logistics, Merck & Co.

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Bill McGillian

Associate Director of Global Logistics
Merck & Co.

1:35 PM - 2:15 PM PANEL DISCUSSION: Lifting the Veil on Last Mile Operations – Getting to the Root of Maintaining Product Quality from End to End

Vincent Bureau, National Transportation Manager, McKesson Canada Scott Oliff, Senior Director, Supply Chain Operations, Shopper's Drug Mart

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Vincent Bureau

National Transportation Manager
McKesson Canada
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Scott Oliff

Senior Director, Supply Chain Operations
Shopper's Drug Mart

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM End-to-End Decision Making: Zoetis’s Journey from the Vendor Selection Process to Design to Launch of Custom Packaging Solutions

Jacquie McLeish, Senior Operations Manager, Zoetis Louise Labelle, Affiliate Quality Leader, Zoetis

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Jacquie McLeish

Senior Operations Manager
Zoetis
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Louise Labelle

Affiliate Quality Leader
Zoetis

2:20 PM - 3:00 PM MAKE YOUR CASE DEBATE: The Automated Supply Chain: How Big Data Analytics Paired with New Technology is Changing the Way we Make Decisions: Risk Assessments vs Simulation Technology

Cedrick LaPorte-Roy, Head of Supply Chain, Mylan Pharmaceuticals

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Cedrick LaPorte-Roy

Head of Supply Chain
Mylan Pharmaceuticals

3:35 PM - 4:15 PM TWO PART SERIALIZATION DELIBERATION: Part One- Case Study: Valeant Pharmaceutical’s Route to Achieving Serialization Compliance for Multiple Lines

Manohar Menon, Director of Engineering, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.

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Manohar Menon

Director of Engineering
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.

3:35 PM - 4:15 PM CRT Solution Round Up: Protecting your Ambient Products without Breaking your Budget

4:20 PM - 5:00 PM Life Cycle Approach to Process Validation: Effective Transitioning from API to Commercial Processes to Ensure a Continuous Supply

Naheed Sayeed-Desta, Manager, Technical Operations - Process Validation, Apotex

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Naheed Sayeed-Desta

Manager, Technical Operations - Process Validation
Apotex

4:20 PM - 5:00 PM Door to Door Temperature Control: Maintaining Quality while Keeping Costs in Check for Direct to Patient Shipments

5:05 PM - 6:00 PM End of Day Team Building Keynote: Taking Flight with DISC: Life-Changing Wisdom for Anyone Who Has a Personality or Knows Someone Who Does

Merrick Rosenberg, CEO and Co-founder, Take Flight Learning, Author, The Chameleon

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Merrick Rosenberg

CEO and Co-founder, Take Flight Learning
Author, The Chameleon