How to monitor the COVID-19 vaccine distribution at scale & at pace
Expert Panel Discussion
Join the discussion on COVID-19 vaccine distribution monitoring challenges and solutions.
The COVID-19 vaccine will leverage new distribution approaches. Monitoring it’s condition and guarding against excursions as it travels through the supply chain, from manufacturing to point of use, will also require fresh thinking.
With a lot at stake for all parties involved; from regulators through to pharmaceutical companies, third party logistics providers and the general population; the margin for error in delivering the vaccines promptly and within optimal conditions have never been tighter. Recorded on Thursday, 3 December 2020.
What will you get
Representing over 50 years of industry experience, the panel will discuss the key COVID-19 vaccine monitoring challenges, solutions and the importance of visibility amidst unprecedented speed to market, unfamiliar shipping networks and unmoderated scale-up of distribution activities.
Michael is currently supporting the WHO IMST in the Western Pacific with a focus on Emergency supply chain logistics strategy and ensuring that urgent vital medical supplies and diagnostic equipment are securely distributed to meet the Covid-19 response. He has 30 years of pharmaceutical & clinical trial supply chain logistics experience including leadership roles at Marken, Fischer Road Express, DHL & Swiss World Cargo.
Tim focuses on promoting the use & value of reusable transport packaging systems, and advancing the common business interests of the association members. With 20+ years of experience bringing new technologies to the market and leading industry initiatives to improve the production & supply of agricultural commodities, he advocates for systems of reusable packaging to achieve supply chain innovation and a circular economy.
Santosh champions innovation and transformative solutions, helping organizations grow their existing business and accelerate new business models. Santosh brings over 25 years of enterprise experience including leadership roles at KPMG, UBS Warburg, SAP, T-Systems and Salesforce.