Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 4th Annual

Mastering an Outsourcing Strategy

Defining Your Sourcing Strategy & Ensuring Harmony between All Stakeholders

February 19-20, 2020


The landscape of how sponsors approach their outsourcing strategy continues to adapt as new methods and technologies become available. CHI’s 4th Annual Mastering an Outsourcing Strategy conference provides a number of perspectives on approaching an overall outsourcing strategy and will address how both internal considerations and external forces can influence the process. The program will also offer case studies and discussions with input from sponsors, CROs, sites, and suppliers on navigating the outsourcing process.

Stay on and attend Part 2 (Thurs-Fri): Managing Outsourced Clinical Trials

Preliminary Agenda

UPDATING OUTSOURCING STRATEGIES IN A CHANGING LANDSCAPE

How Evolving Technology Influences Sourcing Strategy

Reb Tayyabkhan, Head of Research & Global Development Sourcing, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Leveraging Category Management to Inform Clinical Outsourcing Strategy

Todd Reul, Associate Director, Global Strategic Sourcing, BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.

PANEL DISCUSSION: Considerations for Choosing and Implementing an Outsourcing Strategy

Moderator: Ratan Ratnesh, Director, Head, Clinical Outsourcing, Otsuka
Panelists: Hansu Dong, Director, Outsourcing, AstraZeneca
Ly Kawaguchi, Senior Director, Head, Outsourcing and Procurement, MyoKardia
Klaus-Peter Kammerer, Global Head, Vendor Management & Oversight, Knowledge Management, and Quality Management, Boehringer Ingelheim
Reb Tayyabkhan, Head of Research & Global Development Sourcing, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

EXAMINING THE OUTSOURCING AND CLINICAL OPERATIONS DYNAMIC

Outsourcing – Perspectives from a Small Biotech

Julie Daves, MSHS, CCRP, Director, Clinical Outsourcing, miRagen Therapeutics, Inc.

HOW DOES RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT FIT INTO OUTSOURCING STRATEGY?

INTERACTIVE PANEL: How Does Relationship Management Fit into Your Outsourcing Strategy?

Moderator: John Santacruz, Director, Portfolio Relationship Management, R&D Procurement, Astellas

NAVIGATING SITE SOURCING AND CONTRACTING

CO-PRESENTATION: SPAR WARS: The Sponsor Menace vs. The Revenge of the Site

Chris Chan, Executive Director, R&D Finance, Fibrogen
Carlos Orantes, CEO, Meridien Research

PLENARY KEYNOTES

Tuesday Evening, Wednesday Morning, Wednesday Afternoon Plenary Keynotes Featuring:

SCOPE’s 2020 Participant Engagement Award, in Memory of Jerry Matczak
Patient Perspectives as an Input to Feasibility and Clinical Trial Design
Digital Trends that Are Changing Clinical Research
Health Literacy Throughout Drug Development – Why It Matters to Pharma and to Patients
Implementing an Innovation Methodology to Accelerate Clinical Trial Innovation within Your Organization

For more details on the Plenary Keynotes: www.scopesummit.com/keynotes
For more details on the Participant Engagement Award: www.scopesummit.com/participant-engagement-award

INTERACTIVE BREAKOUT DISCUSSION GROUPS

Concurrent breakout discussion groups are interactive, guided discussions hosted by a facilitator or set of co-facilitators to discuss some of the key issues presented earlier in the day’s sessions. Delegates will join a table of interest and become an active part of the discussion at hand. Bring your pharma, biotech, CRO, site, hospital or patient perspective to each of the discussions below. To get the most out of this interactive session and format please come prepared to share examples from your work, vet some ideas with your peers, be a part of group interrogation and problem solving, and, most importantly, participate in active idea sharing: www.scopesummit.com/breakouts

 

Stay on and attend Part 2 (Thurs-Fri): Managing Outsourced Clinical Trials




For more details on the conference, please contact:
Kaitlin Searfoss Kelleher

Conference Director

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)

Phone: (+1) 781. 972.5498
Email: kkelleher@healthtech.com

 

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:

Companies A-K

Ilana Quigley

Senior Manager, Business Development

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)

Phone: (+1) 781.972.5457

Email: iquigley@healthtech.com

 

Companies L-Z

Patty Rose
Senior Manager, Business Development

Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)

Phone: (+1) 781.972.1349
Email: prose@healthtech.com