HOSPITAL SUPPLY CHAIN AND PROCUREMENT CONFERENCE

 July, 18-19 2018 

THEME:
New frontiers in supply chain management

KEY TOPICS:

  • Clinically integrated networks: challenges and opportunities
  • Value chain transformation and patient engagement
  • Investment protection, device tracking, contract compliance and quality control
  • Supply chain importance to patient care


BENEFITS OF ATTENDING:

  • Optimize the planning, procurement and acquisition process
  • Unlock more value for your investment by making better purchasing decisions
  • Transform healthcare supply chain management to better control purchasing costs
  • Review how to generate more value for investment from suppliers

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

10:55 AM

Opening remarks
Speaker: Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed, New York City, New York, USA


Moderator: Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed, New York City, New York, USA

11:00 AM

Supply chain importance to patient care: getting the right product to the patient

Speaker: Gary Fennessy


11:30 AM

Review the ‘new normal’ in investment protection, device tracking, contract compliance and quality control

Speaker: Simrit Sandhu, Executive Director, Department of Supply Chain Management, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA


12:00 PM

Panel discussion: Clinically integrated networks - challenges and opportunities

Moderator: Simrit Sandhu, Executive Director, Department of Supply Chain Management, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Panelists:

  • Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed, New York City, New York, USA
  • Stephen Kiewiet, Vice President Supply Chain, BJC HealthCare, Greater St. Louis Area, USA
  • Gary Fennessy

1:00 PM

Visit Exhibition

2:00 PM

Panel discussion: My experience as a healthcare dealer and distributor

Moderator: Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed, New York City, New York, USA

Panelists:

  • Jim Spitzer, Director, Marketing, Dale Medical Products Inc, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA
  • Jacky Zeigen, Owner, Briutcare, Miami, Florida, USA
  • Joel Laib, Owner, Briutcare, Caracas, Venezuela
  • Carlo Koren, President, Innovation Medical Technologies Inc, Parker, Indiana, USA
  • Lou Ramondetta, President, Surplus Service, Fremont, California, USA
  • Stuart Herskovitz, President, Qosina/Qosmedix Corporation, New York, USA

3:30 PM

Masterclass: How to get the most out of pre-owned equipment, whether you are buying, or selling

Speaker: Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed, New York City, New York, USA


4:30 PM

End of Day 1 

Thursday, 19 July 2018


10:30 AM

Opening remarks

  • Mónica Mabel Guaita, CEO and Founding Partner, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Magdalena Ferrari del Sel, Regulatory Affairs International Senior Consultant, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina

10:45 AM

Opening Keynote: Challenges and opportunities in medical device marketin in Latin America

Speaker: Marisol Sánchez González, Chair, Latin American Medical Device Alliance (ALDIMED), Executive Director, National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI), Bogotá, Colombia

11:45 AM

Mexico

Speaker: Lic Ana Riquelme, Executive Director, Mexican Association of Innovative Medical Device Industries (AMID), Mexico City, Mexico


12:15 PM

Peru

Speaker: Dr Omar Neyran, President, Products of health Guild, Chamber of Commerce Lima (COMSALUD, Lima, Peru


12:45 PM

Colombia

Speaker: Dra Luz Stella Gomez, General Manager, National Business Association of Colombia, Bogotá (ANDI), Colombia


1:15 PM

Visit the Exhibition

2:15 PM

Ecuador

Speaker: Cristina A. Murgueitio, Executive Director, Ecuadorian Medical Products´ Distributers and Importers Association (ASEDIM), Quito, Ecuador


2:45 PM

Argentina

Speaker: Nicolas Tomeo, Founding Partner, Implantes CLP, Member, Argentine Chamber of Medical Supplies, implantable Medical Devices and Medical Equipment (CADIEM), Buenos Aires, Argentina


3:15 PM

Argentina

Speaker: María José Villarraza, CEO, Founder, Bioxentys, Buenos Aires, Argentina


3:45 PM

Brazil

Speaker: Carlos Goulart, President, Brazilian Association of Industry of High Technology Medical and Hospital Equipments, Products and Suppliers (ABIMED), Lima, Brazil


3:45 PM

Summary

Speakers:

  • Mónica Mabel Guaita, CEO and Founding Partner, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Magdalena Ferrari del Sel, Regulatory Affairs International Senior Consultant, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina

4:25 PM

Close of conference

Day 1

  • Carlo Koren, President, Innovation Medical Technologies Inc, Parker, Indiana, USA
  • Jacky Zeigen, Owner, Briutcare, Miami, Florida, USA
  • Jim Spitzer, Director, Marketing, Dale Medical Products Inc, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA
  • Joel Laib, Owner, Briutcare, Caracas, Venezuela
  • Lou Ramondetta, President, Surplus Service, Fremont, California, USA
  • Philip Jacobus, President, DOTmed.com, Inc., Publisher, HealthCare Business News, New York, New York, USA
  • Simrit Sandhu, Executive Director, Department of Supply Chain Management, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Stacy Brethauer, Medical Director, Supply Chain Management, Staff Surgeon, Cleveland Clinic Ohio, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Stephen Kiewiet, Vice President Supply Chain, BJC HealthCare, Greater St. Louis Area, USA
  • Stuart Herskovitz, President, Qosina/Qosmedix Corporation, New York, USA

Day 2

CHAIRS:

  • Magdalena Ferrari del Sel, Regulatory Affairs International Senior Consultant, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Mónica Mabel Guaita, CEO and Founding Partner, MMGC SRL, Buenos Aires, Argentina

SPEAKER FACULTY:

  • Lic. Ana Riquelme, Executive Director, Mexican Association of Innovative Medical Device Industries (AMID), Mexico City, Mexico
  • Carlos Goulart, President, Brazilian Association of Industry of High Technology Medical and Hospital Equipments, Products and Suppliers (ABIMED), Lima, Brazil
  • Cristina A. Murgueitio, Executive Director, Ecuadorian Medical Products´ Distributers and Importers Association (ASEDIM), Quito, Ecuador
  • Dra Luz Stella Gomez, Board of Directors, Chamber of Healthcare Suppliers, National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI), Bogotá, Colombia
  • María José Villarraza, CEO, Founder, Bioxentys, Buenos Aires, Argentina 
  • Marisol Sánchez González, Chair, Latin American Medical Device Alliance (ALDIMED), Executive Director, National Business Association of Colombia (ANDI), Bogotá, Colombia
  • Nicolas Tomeo, Founding Partner, Implantes CLP, Member, Argentine Chamber of Medical Supplies, Implantable Medical Devices and Medical Equipment (CADIEM), Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Dr Omar Neyran, President, Products of health Guild, Chamber of Commerce Lima (COMSALUD), Lima, Peru