Global GS1 Healthcare Conference - 2017

Programme

The conference at a glance

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7:00 – 8:30

Registration and welcome coffee

7:15 – 8:15

A starter session about GS1 standards

Introduction to global standards for Identify, Capture and Share

  • Mr. Salil Joshi, Senior Director, Industry Development - Healthcare, GS1 US (confirmed)
  • Ms. Beth Gibson, Senior Director, Industry Development - Medical Devices, GS1 US (confirmed)
  • Mr. Peter Sturtevant, Senior Director, Industry Engagement – Pharmaceuticals, GS1 US (confirmed)
8:30 – 12:35

Opening Plenary Session – Hospitals, doctors and clinicians

A session about GS1 standards in hospitals – hear wide ranging perspectives and experiences from varying experts from across the globe

8:30 – 8:50

Opening remarks and welcome to the conference

  • Ms. Ulrike Kreysa, Vice-President Healthcare, GS1 Global Office (confirmed)
  • Mr. Miguel A. Lopera, President and CEO, GS1 Global Office (confirmed)
  • Mr. Bob Carpenter, CEO, GS1 US (confirmed)
8:50 – 10:20

Panel – Patient safety beyond borders

  • Chaired by Prof. Terence Stephenson, Chair, General Medical Council, UK (confirmed)

    • Dr. Anne Snowdon, Chair, World Health Innovation Network, Scientific Director & CEO, SCAN Health, Canada (confirmed)
    • Mr. David Berrridge, Deputy Medical Director, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, UK (confirmed)
    • Ms. Juliette Hommes, MD, plastic surgeon in training, University Medical Center of Maastricht (MUMC), The Netherlands (confirmed)
    • Name, title, Australian Digital Health Agency, Australia (invited)

     

10:20 - 10:50

Coffee break

10:50 - 12:20

Panel – Healthcare professionals – different viewpoints, one goal

  • Chaired by Mr. Keith Jones, Clinical Director of Surgery, Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK (confirmed)

    • Mr. Iain Davidson, Chief Pharmacist & CCIO, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust, UK (confirmed)
    • Ms. Lorna Wilkinson, Director of Nursing, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust, UK (confirmed)
    • Mr. Nick Thomas, Deputy CEO, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK (confirmed)
12:20 - 12:25

Introduction to conference charity

GS1 Healthcare supports a local charity with 5 USD for every feedback form received.

The Josie King Foundation (confirmed)

http://josieking.org/

12:25 - 12:35

Introduction of afternoon sessions and the poster reception

12:35 - 13:30

Networking lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Two parallel streams - Participants can choose which stream they wish to attend.

  • Panel – Data for better care – hospital operational efficiency

    Chaired by Mr. Feargal Mc Groarty, National Haemophilia System Project Manager, St. James’s Hospital, Ireland (confirmed)

    • Mr. Keith Jones, Clinical Director of Surgery, Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK (confirmed)
    • Mr. Kevin Downs, Dir Finance, Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK (confirmed)
    • Mr. Wilfried Winzer, Director, University hospital Dresden, Germany (confirmed)
  • Public Policy: Pharmaceuticals

    Regulatory requirements and initiatives from around the world related to pharmaceuticals – normally a closed group; it is only open for this session.

    Moderators:

    • Ms. Cyndi Poetker, Director Global Standards and Traceability Global Standards and Serialization, Abbott (confirmed)
    • Ms. Géraldine Lissalde-Bonnet, Public Policy Director, GS1 Global Office (confirmed)
15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 17:00

Two parallel streams - Participants can choose which stream they wish to attend.

  • Panel – Cost savings through standards

    Chaired by Mr. Justin Bitter Ph.D, Business manager, Bernhoven Hospital, the Netherlands (confirmed)

    • Mr. Jitendra Prasad, Chief Program Officer for contracting, procurement and supply chain management, Alberta Health Service, Canada (confirmed)
    • Ms. Cynthia Shumway, Director, Supply Chain Business Applications, Intermountain Healthcare, U.S. (confirmed)
    • Mr. Matthew Mentel, Executive Director - Integrated Performance Solutions, Mercy, U.S. (confirmed)
    • Ms. Betty Jo Rocchio, Vice President, Perioperative Services, Mercy, U.S. (confirmed)
  • Panel - UDI Implementation reality - Data Quality

    Chaired by Mr. Volker Zeinar, Global Coordinator Auto-ID Affairs, B. Braun (confirmed)

    One of the most important aspects of any UDI regulation is achieving high data quality at the source and mainlining throughout the information lifecycle process.

    When high quality data is achieved hospitals can use it in their internal processes and including Electronic Health Records. Join this session and learn from experts who are achieving high quality data and hospitals who are integrating it into their processes.

    • Ms. Behnaz Minaei, Data Quality Lead for the Global Unique Device Identification Database (GUDID), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (invited)
    • Mr. Joseph Costagliola, Project Manager, Master Data Management, B. Braun Medical (confirmed)
    • Ms. Sandi Michel, Director of Supply Chain Systems and Quality, Franciscan Missionaries Of Our Lady Health System, U.S. (confirmed)
    • Mr. Kevin Capatch, Director Supply Chain Technology & Process Engineering, Geisinger Health Systems (confirmed)
17:00 - 18:00

Poster reception

Discover the latest GS1 Healthcare implementations and initiatives developed by GS1 member organisations – vote for the best poster

17:00 - 19:00

International Government Healthcare Supply Chain ThinkTank (Invitation only)

Open to international government healthcare organisations – discussions will be held under the Chatham House Rule
TBD

Clinical Advisory Council (by invitation only)

8:30 – 9:00

Welcome coffee

9:00 - 13:00

Plenary session – Pharmaceutical traceability from manufacturer to patient

Traceability is an ubiquitous requirement in Healthcare – to improve patient safety through visibility in many business processes

9:00 – 9:20

Standards in humanitarian work

  • Mr. Tom Wood, chairman of the Global Steering Committee for Quality Assurance, World Bank (confirmed)
  • Dr. Ramy Guirguis, Senior Information Technology Advisor, USAID (confirmed)
9:20 – 9:45

US FDA Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA)

Ms. Connie T. Jung, RPh, PhD, Senior Advisor for Policy, Office of Drug Security, Integrity, and Response (ODSIR), Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Office of Compliance, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (invited)

9:45 - 11:00

Panel – DSCSA Implementation

  • Chaired by Mr. Scott Mooney, Vice President, Distribution Operations, McKesson (confirmed)

    • Mr. Chris Reed, Lead, Product Serialization and Traceability, Johnson & Johnson (confirmed)
    • Mr. Jeff Denton, Sr. Director, Global Secure Supply Chain, AmerisourceBergen (confirmed)
    • Mr. Mark Wagner, President, Business Operations, Walgreens (invited)
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 - 11:55

EU Falsified Medicines Directive

Mr. Mike Rose, Vice President, Supply Chain Visibility, Johnson & Johnson (confirmed)

11:55 – 12:15

Pharmaceutical traceability in Brazil

National Agency of Sanitary Surveillance (Anvisa), Brazil

12:15 – 12:40

Achieving single unit pharmaceutical traceability

Mr. Tjalling van der Schors, Pharm.D., Hospital Pharmacist, President NVZA, Director of Pharmacy, WestfriesGasthuis, Netherlands (confirmed)

12:40 – 13:00

Identification of Medicinal Products (IDMP)

Ms. Mary Ann Slack, Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Programs, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (invited)

13:00 – 14:00

General networking lunch

In parallel: Hospital “Surgery” lunch – speakers from day one host each a table

14:00 – 15:30

Three parallel streams - Participants can choose which stream they wish to attend.

  • Implementation of GS1 standards in clinical trials processes

    Chaired by Dr. Greg Koski, PhD, MD, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Co-Founder & President, CEO, ACRES - Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (confirmed)

    • Mr. Brian Rogers, Packaging Project Management Head, Packaging GV, Sanofi, (confirmed)
    • Ms. Sylvia Bartel, VP Pharmacy, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, U.S. (confirmed)
    • Mr. Hans von Steiger, PMP Group Leader, Clinical Supply Chain Management Pfizer, (confirmed)
  • The surge for data and information

    Chaired by Mr. David Brooks, Director of Engineering, Strategic Project Management, Medtronic (invited)

    • Mr. Feargal Mc Groarty, National Haemophilia System Project Manager, St. James’s Hospital, Ireland (confirmed)
    • Mr. Robert Beideman, Vice President of Industry Engagement, Retail, GS1 Global Office (confirmed)
  • Public Policy: Medical Devices

    Regulatory requirements and initiatives from around the world related to medical devices – normally a closed group; it is only open for this session.

    Moderators:

    • Ms. Géraldine Lissalde-Bonnet, Public Policy Director, GS1 Global Office (confirmed)
    • Ms. Jackie Elkin, Global Process Owner - Standard Product Identification, Global Regulatory Affairs, Medtronic (confirmed)
15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30

Two parallel streams - Participants can choose which stream they wish to attend.

  • Pharmaceutical Traceability – learnings from around the world

    Different manufacturers will present their respective approach to traceability, leveraging a combination best practices and lessons learned of implementation of regulatory and tender requirements for drug serialisation using GS1 standards. Join this session and participate in a discussion with experts who share their experiences and offer advice for traceability implementation.

    Chaired by Mr. Senthil Rajaratnam, Affiliate Serialization Account Manager, Eli Lilly and Company (confirmed)

    • Mr. Lloyd Mager, Global Traceability Lead, AbbVie (confirmed)
    • Mr. Pascal Aulagnet, Senior Manager, Global Serialization - EMEA Client Partner, Pfizer
    • Mr. Stefan Artlich, Director, Director, Track & Trace, Bayer (confirmed)    
  • UDI – AIDC Implementation experiences

    Looking for more insight into the steps involved in the implementation of identification and marking (AIDC) of medical devices for the U.S. FDA UDI rule and other global UDI initiatives? The past few years have seen many implementation initiatives around the globe meant to meet the needs of UDI. Join this session to hear about the challenges and successes, and learn from our panellists as they share their practical experiences.

    Chaired by Ms. Jackie Elkin, Global Process Owner Standard Product Identification, Global Regulatory Affairs, Medtronic (confirmed)

    • Mr. James Doyle, Director, Customer Experience, Quality & Operations, Stryker South Pacific
    • Mr. John Terwilliger, GS1 Senior Consultant, Global Standards & Serialization Office, Abbott (confirmed)
    • Mr. Mark Hoyle, Technical Director, UDI, Commercial Regulatory Affairs, Teleflex (confirmed)
    • Mr. Georg Keller, Manager Regulatory Affairs, Labeling Coordinator, B.Braun / Aesculap AG (confirmed)
TBC

Networking event

8:30 – 9:00

Welcome coffee

9:00 - 10:30

Plenary session – UDI

UDI aims to establish a single device identification system that is consistent, unambiguous and globally standardised. The session provides an overview of the status on UDI across the world and informs on other initiatives regarding track & trace for medical devices.

9:00 – 9:25

UDI in the US

Ms. Terrie Reed, Senior Advisor for UDI Adoption, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (confirmed)

9:25 – 9:50

UDI in Europe

Mr. Salvatore Scalzo, Policy and Legal Officer, Medical Devices, DG GROW, European Commission (confirmed)

9:50 – 10:10

UDI in Turkey

Name, title, Ministry of Health, Turkey (invited)

10:10-10:30

Global Medical Technology Alliance discussing IMDRF

Ms. Janet Trunzo, Chair, Global Medical Technology Alliance (GMTA) (invited)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 13:00

Plenary session – Imagine one world, one standard, one vision: Improving Patient Safety

11:00 - 11:10

Healthcare Provider Advisory Council (HPAC) Award

The GS1 HPAC provides two awards for:

  1. an individual who has contributed extensively to furthering GS1 Healthcare's work efforts over the years;
  2. a provider organisation that has implemented GS1 Standards for at least one process in their organisation.
11:10 - 11:30

Presentation of winner of the "Provider Recognition Award"

11:30 - 11:50

Presentation of winner of the "Provider Implementation Best Case Study Award"

11:50 – 12:10

Implementation of GS1 standards at Centro Medico Imbanaco

  • Dr. Armando González Materón, General Manager, Centro Medico Imbanaco, Colombia (invited)
  • Mr. José Luis Sabogal, IT Manager, Centro Medico Imbanaco, Colombia (invited)
12:15 – 12:55

Inspirational speaker

Ms. Sorrel King, Founder, The Josie King Foundation (confirmed)

12:10 – 12:15

Invitation to next conference in Bogota, Colombia

Mr. Rafael Florez, CEO, GS1 Colombia (confirmed)

12:55 – 13:00

Closing remark

GS1 Healthcare Tri-Chairs (confirmed)

Afternoon

Site visits (optional, by registration only)