2018 Agenda

  • 9:00 am – 9:50 am

    Registration

  • 9:50 am – 9:55 am

    Welcome Speech

    Speaker: Ajeet Kumar, Director, Surecom Media
  • 9:55 am – 10:00 am

    Opening Remarks and Lamp Lighting Ceremony

    Chief Guest
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am

    Session 1 - Role of LSPs in the growth story of Indian pharmaceutical industry. And innovative practices, evolving strategies and methods to enhance the operation of pharma logistics.

    • Trends driving the pharma logistics in the present scenario
    • Innovative solutions that Logistics companies could offer for the growth of Life Science Logistics
    • Strategies being followed by LSPs for efficient logistics of pharma
  • 11:00 am – 11:10 am

    Presentation 1

    Xavier Britto, Chairman, Indev Logistics
  • 11:00 am – 11:25 am

    Presentation 2

    Foster McDonald, Chief Executive Officer, Cold BOX Express
  • 11:25 am – 11:40 am

    Networking and High Tea Session

  • 11:40 am – 12:55 pm

    Session 2 -Importance of supply chain integrity, end to end visibility and time factor in Pharma air cargo shipment.

    • Putting a spotlight on supply chain blind spots to increase safety, improve quality and enhance reliability
    • Relevance of risk identification and risk management with respect to timely delivery of pharma products
    • Possibility of developing India as a Life Science Hub in coming years
    • Methods of optimizing pharma supply chain: ways of eliminating bottlenecks, balancing between lowest material costs and transportation etc
    • Ways of improving last mile distribution through full end-to-end supply chain collaboration
    • Ways of strengthening the weakest link in the cold chain – Air Freight
  • 12:25 pm – 01:00 pm

    Presentation 3

    Video presentation by Everfast
  • 1:00 pm – 1:05 pm

    Presentation 4

    Harsh Kumar, Co-founder, Head of Product, Cogoport
  • 1:05 pm – 2:00 pm

    “Break the Ice” Networking Luncheon

  • 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

    Session 3 - Measures to keep cold chain logistics cost in control for maintaining competitiveness of pharma products and to manage fluctuations in demand for temperature-dependent drugs.

    • Latest innovations and rising technological trends in logistics of pharma through cold chain
    • Simulation technology: How virtual cold chain can improve temperature controlled logistics
    • Controlling your cold chain through the last mile: Role of cloud based solution in visibility enhancement and supply chain optimization
  • 3:15 pm – 3:45 pm

    Presentation 5

    Ibrahim SIPAHI, Cargo Development Specialist - Turkish Cargo
  • 3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

    Presentation 6

    Mr. Gunjan Sachdeva, Senior General Manager, Panasonic
  • 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm

    Tea Break and Speed Networking Session

  • 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

    Sponsor Slot

  • 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

    Session 4 - Importance of IoT for streamlining of Pharma Supply Chain and cost optimization.

    • Ways through which IoT has been facilitating pharma supply chain
    • Next Generation Risk Mitigation: The convergence of IoT, Continuous Monitoring and Lane Qualification
    • Role of IoT in avoiding health hazards during pharma transit
    • Technological trends in Life Science Logistics in India and Overseas
  • 5:45pm – 6:00 pm

    Vote of Thanks