ManuPharma 2019

03 - 04 December, 2019

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof, Frankfurt

Contact Us: 44 (0) 207 036 1363

Conference Day Two – Wednesday 4 December

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration and welcome coffee

Manufacturing 2025: – Regenerating Your Operations Now

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chair’s opening address

Steven Hewitt


9:00 am - 9:20 am How to increase compliance and process understanding by implementing a scientific data management platform

Klaus Kunath, Global Head MSAT at Merck

Klaus Kunath

Global Head MSAT

Robert Mühlhaus

Lead Expert Data & Statistics

9:20 am - 10:00 am KEYNOTE PANEL AND LIVE POLLING: How can you introduce new partnership models with your providers to maximise agility, deliver reactive, demand driven supply, and increase the efficacy of technology transfer?

Suyamburam Sathasivam, Global Head of Biologics Manunfacturing at Sun Pharma

Suyamburam Sathasivam

Global Head of Biologics Manunfacturing
Sun Pharma

Thomas Dyg, Snr Project Manager Manufacturing at Novo Nordisk

Thomas Dyg

Snr Project Manager Manufacturing
Novo Nordisk

Stephen Closs, VP Technical Operations at Patheon (Thermo Fischer Scientific)

Stephen Closs

VP Technical Operations
Patheon (Thermo Fischer Scientific)

10:00 am - 10:20 am How to get the most of your workforce by delivering the right skill at the right person when he needs it

Sebastien Barth, EMEA General Manager at Speach

Sebastien Barth

EMEA General Manager

10:20 am - 11:00 am Networking Break

Igniting Agility for Advanced Therapies

11:00 am - 11:20 am KEYNOTE CASE STUDY – The world’s first cell gene therapy manufacturing network: How to develop manufacturing supply chain capabilities from for future advance therapies manufacturing

Andrea Gentiletti, Global Head Supply Chain Management - EM & Ophtha at Novartis

Andrea Gentiletti

Global Head Supply Chain Management - EM & Ophtha

11:20 am - 12:00 pm KEYNOTE PANEL AND LIVE POLLING: How can you best design your network, technology and people to meet the demands of advanced and specialised therapies manufacture and supply?

Anne Marie de Jonge Schuermans, SVP Global Head Technical Operations at Swedish Orphan Biovitrum

Anne Marie de Jonge Schuermans

SVP Global Head Technical Operations
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum

Philip Goepel

Vice President Head of Manufacturing
Richter-Helm BioLogics

Adam Warzecha, AD Life Cycle Management at Curevac

Adam Warzecha

AD Life Cycle Management

MES of the Future – Reserved for WERUM
Driving OPEX and continuous improvement - Augusto Giardini, OPEX Lead and Head of Continuous Improvement, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Driving lean manufacturing operations in pharma digitalisation - Marco Maioli, Industrial Operations Director, Alfasigma
Manufacturing intelligence and continuous improvement - Josef Kreigmeir, MTU Aero Engines
Digitisation and excellence in the pharma release process - Tom Reynolds, VP Pharma & Labs, EFESO and Gernot Schaefer, Head of Business Process & IT Optimisation, EFESO
Augusto Giardini, OPEX Lead and Head of Continuous Improvement at Bristol-Myers Squibb

Augusto Giardini

OPEX Lead and Head of Continuous Improvement
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Marco Maioli, Industrial Operations Director at Alfasigma

Marco Maioli

Industrial Operations Director

Josef Kriegmair

Production Representative
MTU Aero Engines AG

Tom Reynolds, VP Pharma & Labs at EFESO

Tom Reynolds

VP Pharma & Labs

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:50 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE – How can you develop your negotiation and persuasion skills to drive the success of manufacturing projects

Giuseppe Conti, Former Operations Directoe at Merck

Giuseppe Conti

Former Operations Directoe

2:50 pm - 3:10 pm CASE STUDY – How can you drive significant cultural change within your manufacturing operations that empowers your workforce, drives greater GMP compliance and increases productivity?

Dimitri Vangheel, Head of Production at Plasma Industries

Dimitri Vangheel

Head of Production
Plasma Industries

3:10 pm - 3:30 pm CASE STUDY - How can you drive the assurance of operations quality across the end to end supply chain, triage processes, and feed this back into the manufacturing organisation?

Cinzia Marcon, Head of Quality Operations - Italy at Pfizer

Cinzia Marcon

Head of Quality Operations - Italy

3:30 pm - 3:35 pm End of conference