Optel Vision and Supply Chain Wizard announced today that they are organizing their third joint Serialization Roundtable for CMOs. Optel Vision—a leading global provider of inspection and serialization systems—in collaboration with Supply Chain Wizard—a management and technology consulting firm that helps establish and execute cost-effective serialization programs—invite the pharmaceutical industry to this unique event full of serialization-specific learnings for CMOs and their clients.
Following the resounding success of the first two events, this third edition will be held at theIntercontinental Chicago Magnificent MileHotel on August 30 and 31, 2016, and aims to provide more powerful insights, as well as ahands-oncomponent, to help get CMOs ready for the 2017 serialization deadline. "Serialization is no longer a trend to raise awareness for, it is a reality that requires action," stated Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Wizard, Mr. Evren Ozkaya. "We are proud to be facilitating industry collaboration to ensure timely and cost-effective compliance for all the parties involved," continued Mr. Ozkaya.
The comprehensive two-day forum will feature keynote speakers, an expert panel session, and a practical look at serialization planning and packaging. The event will also include the participation and/or sponsorship of leading companies such as Apotex, Teva, Abbot, and more. "We're very pleased to be leading this collaborative effort and welcoming such an array of strong industry players for constructive real-world discussions," mentioned newly appointed President of Optel Vision, Mr. Etienne Gagnon.
The program will include interactive discussions around topics such as serialization IT systems, packaging line implementations, process and change management, master data management, CMO serialization readiness, pilot projects, as well as live packaging line demos, strategic serialization planning and program management toolkit/solutions and an IT vendor speed-dating sessions.