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Pharma Forum 2016

THE WORLD’S LEADING LIFE SCIENCES FORUM ON ACHIEVING EXCELLENCE IN U.S. AND GLOBAL MEETING MANAGEMENT

March 20-23, 2016 | Marriott Marquis | New York, NY

The most compelling and comprehensive meeting management event for the life sciences industry is taking content, innovation and networking to the highest level yet in 2016!

Powered by CBI and MeetingsNet, the Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum — Pharma Forum — is backed by more than 650 attendees each year, guided by an Advisory Board of highly experienced meetings/life sciences professionals, and propelled by an all-new Innovation Committee of the brightest minds in meetings experience. The 12th annual event happens in NYC, where attendees gain a treasure trove of industry-benchmarked strategies and critical updates to excel in U.S. and cross-border meetings/events management.

Compelling and Critical Topics On Tap for 2016:

  • Navigating EFPIA reporting requirements, documentation approaches and country-specific regulations
  • How Open Payments data is being used and market predictions for the future
  • Infusing interaction into innovative meeting formats
  • Brain science and engagement —
    Advanced models of experiential learning to enhance meeting development
  • Medical device challenges, including a comprehensive discussion on Eucomed and AdvaMed guidelines
  • Initiating, launching and optimizing SMM programs
  • Meeting design on a budget
  • Meal cap restraints and menu development for HCPs in major metro areas
  • Career growth and empowerment - Tips to bring new energy to your work
  • Meeting enhancement from an event production and AV standpoint

A Snapshot of our Featured Experts Set to Drive the Dialogue:

Lisa Almert, Meeting Management Consultant, Roche
Ryan Burger, Director, Team Lead – Science Unit Transparency Reporting, AstraZeneca
Laura L. Caruso, CMP, Manager, Surgical Education, Bard, Davol Inc.
Monica Dickenson, CMP, SMMC, Senior Manager, Meeting and Event Planning, Baxalta US Inc.
Aynn Furie, Senior Director, Global Meetings Category Lead, Pfizer Inc
Jodie Gillon, Head, External Interface/Chief Medical Office, AstraZeneca
Isabelle Gordon, Deputy Director, Meeting and Convention Management, Bayer
Rebecca Hart, Meeting Planner, Castle Biosciences Inc
Hara C. Hawthorne, HMCC, Senior Manager,
Global Clinical Meeting Planning, Corporate Operations, Eisai Inc.
Pamela K. Hopwood, Associate, Global Travel and Meetings Services, Eli Lilly and Company
Sonal Humane, Director, Meeting Management, Merck
Steve Hunter, U.S. Procurement Sourcing, Conferences and Events, Bayer
Martin N. Jensen, MSc,
Head of Global Congress and Event Management, Lundbeck; Co-President, IPCAA
Michelle Kaminski, Conference Project Manager, Global Conference Team, AstraZeneca
Colleen Kenney, CMP, Associate Director, Global Events,
Meetings and Conventions, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International
Michael Mahoney, Director, Meeting and Convention Services, Genentech
Michelle Rivera, CMP, Senior Meeting Planner, Alcon Laboratories
Jillian Savarese, Associate Manager, Event Planning, Sarepta Therapeutics
Heather Schmidt, Conventions and Events Manager, Spectranetics
Vera T. Schuster, Director, Global Travel and Meetings Services, Eli Lilly and Company
Meredith Smith, Executive Director, Enterprise Shared Services, Merck & Co.
Margaret Trempe, Meeting Planning Manager, Sales Training and Meetings, Lundbeck LLC
James Vachon, CMM, Associate Director,
Events, Meetings and Conventions, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International
Karen Vander Ploeg, Director, Travel, Meetings and Conventions, Daiichi Sankyo

 

YOUR KEY POINTS OF CONTACT:
Amanda Batstone

SPEAKING SUBMISSION &
AGENDA DETAILS

Amanda Batstone
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Juliet Nelson

REGISTRATION SPECIALIST
Juliet Nelson
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Jamie McHugh

SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBIT OPPORTUNITIES
Jamie McHugh
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Rosaelena “Rosie” Ledesma-Bernaducci Memorial Scholarship Fund
Rosaelena “Rosie” Ledesma-Bernaducci

In memory of Rosaelena “Rosie” Ledesma-Bernaducci — a passionate educator, connector, and devotee of the medical meetings industry — CBI and MeetingsNet have established the the Rosaelena “Rosie” Ledesma-Bernaducci Memorial Scholarship Fund. It will award complimentary registration and travel to the Pharma Forum each year to a deserving medical meeting planner. Nominations can be submitted here and must be received by Friday, Jan 29th.