4th BME Global Pharma Supply Chain Congress 2019 - February 12th - February 14th

The only true Peer-for-Peer Event for Supply Chain Leaders in Pharma, MedTech and Global Healthcare

We would like to invite you to the 4th BME Global Pharma Supply Chain Congress 2019 – Europe’s only unbiased  peer-for-peer event for senior executives within Supply Chain Management in the pharma  and shaped by a strong team of industry experts , the 4th BME Global Pharma Supply Chain Congress offers you,  

A top speaker line up

  • Declan Supple, VP Global Supply Chain, Stada AG
  • Alfons van Woerkom, Head of Supply Chain (a.i., seconded from Unilever) at The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Gopal Nadadur, Associate Director, Global Vaccines and Non-Communicable Diseases, Clinton Health Access Initiative
  • Tobias Engel, Professor for Supply Chain Management, HNU University of Neu-Ulm
  • Torsten Mau, Head of HP Supply & Global Quality, Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Edwin Tuyn, Managing Director, Inspired Search
  • Jürgen Freund, Senior Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer, B.Braun Group
  • Patrick Haex, Managing Partner, Buck Consultants International
  • Christopher Schmidt, Head of Supply Network Operations Europe, Middle East & Africa, Merck KGaA
  • Ralf Mohrschladt, Vice President, Global Operations Development, Grünenthal GmbH & Co. KG
  • Ulrich Franke, Institute for Supply Chain Security
  • Maeve Magner, Innovation for Impact
  • Martin Gouda, Partner, Buck Consultants International
  • Maria Kounenaki, Director, Supply Network Planning, Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Volker Cloos, Consultant Global Logistics & Supply Chain Asia, Eli Lilly
  • Jim McKiernan, Head of Operations, SG Biotech Sàrl (a Shire and Generium joint venture)
  • Dr. Thomas Endress, Founder corporate technology start-up, New Business Builder, Merck KGaA
  • Sikko Zoer, VP Customer Care & Supply Chain, EMEA Medtronic
  • Dr. Ravi Prakash Mathur, Senior Director Supply Chain – Head of Logistics ,Central Planning and Corporate Sourcing, Dr. Reddy‘s Laboratories
  • Brett Marshall, Corporate Head of Quality Assurance, Zuellig Pharma
  • Stefan Artlich, Engineering & Technology, Track & Trace, Bayer AG
  • Prashant Yadav, Strategy Leader-Supply Chain, Integrated Delivery, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Mo Hussain, Global Forecasting Manager, ViiV Healthcare, a GSK subsidiary
  • Stefan Kluge, Strategy & Program Foundry and OSAT Management, Intel Corporation
  • Prof. Dr. Yvonne Ziegler, Professor of Business Studies/International Aviation Management, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
  • Matthias Seebens, Supply Network + Lifecycle Management, Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
  • Yofre Rodriguez, Director Global Procurement, Kirsch Pharma Group
  • Bjoern Neal Kirchner, Vice President Supply Chain Management, Hartmann Group
  • Dr. Ulrich Glas, Corporate SVP Supply Chain & Assets, Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Marcos Escuder, Global Head of Procurement & Logistics, Evotec AG
  • Roland Seckler, Vice President Global Supply Chain Operations, Ypsomed AG
  • Hans Willems, VP Global Customer Services & EMEA Supply Chain, Boston Scientific
  • Tom Plümmer, Founder & CEO, Wingcopter Holding GmbH & Co. KG
  • Klaus Imping, COO, msE solutions
  • Enrica Calonghi, Global Head Pharmaceutical Logistics, AIR FRANCE KLM MARTINAIR Cargo
  • Konstantin Wittfeld, Logistics Network Operations Leader, Pfizer
  • Sebastian Müller, Logistics Strategy & Trade Compliance, Global Logistics Capacity & 4PL Management, F.Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.
  • David Schneider, Founder & Managing Partner, ChemSquare 

Topics that matter, such as

  • The E2E Supply Chain: Goals beyond visibility
  • Accelerating performance in a low data environment
  • Forecasting excellence
  • Supply chain and the battle for customers
  • Anchoring Blockchain security in real world pharma products

Superior networking and benchmarking

  • High-quality networking: Interactive formats, small-group discussions and a premium social evening event to help you build a network
  • Benchmark: Case-study driven presentations on current solutions and processes
  • First-hand experience at no extra cost: Visit the Boehringer Ingelheim site, the Amazon Warehouse or Panalpina


Pre-congress evening get-together : Monday, February 11th 2019
Main congress days: Tuesday, February 12th – Wednesday, February 13th 2019
Post-congress Field Trips: Thursday, February 14th 2019

Event schedule

Monday, February 11th: Pre-event reception

Tuesday, February 12th: Conference day 1

  • Inspiring plenary presentations and discussions
  • Stream 1: “Global End To End – Supply Chain Management”
  • Stream 2: “Technology & Innovation”
  • Stream 3: “People & Processes“
  • Social evening event

Wednesday, February 13th: Conference day 2

  • Inspiring plenary presentations
  • Stream 1: “Global End To End – Supply Chain Management” (continuation)
  • Stream 2: “Technology & Innovation” (continuation)
  • Stream 3: “Compliance & Regulations

Thursday, February 14th: Field Trips 

  • Field Trip 1: Visit of Boehringer Ingelheim Site
  • Field Trip 2: Visit of Amazon Warehouse Koblenz
  • Field Trip 3: Trip to Panalpina Welttransporte


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