Risk-Sharing Partnerships, Global Procurement Strategy Among Discussion Topics


(Chicago, IL) – Sourcing and procurement professionals will have an opportunity to participate in in-depth discussions on a wide array of topics concerning the pharmaceutical industry at the Pharmaceutical Procurement and Strategic Sourcing Conference, September 21-22, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The conference will offer industry-specific sessions, panel discussions, and case studies on the biggest challenges and solutions facing procurement professionals today.


Some of the most influential industry experts will be on hand to lead discussion topics, including Bill Rich of Amgen, Eva Kantanas of Johnson & Johnson, Doug Beyerle of Johnson & Johnson, and Gregg Jewett of Bristol-Myers Squibb. Topics cover a plethora of top-of-mind subjects, such as restructuring global procurement, supplier and procurement partnerships, ensuring forecast accuracy, and much more. A question and answer format will be offered with all sessions for optimal education and insight.


Conference delegates will have more networking opportunities that ever before at this conference. In addition to networking breaks between sessions, attendees will be able to participate in small group discussions throughout the conference to gain exclusive insight on purchasing controls, benefits of sole vs. single source contracts, negotiation of supplier contracts, and more.