LogiMed 2017

18 - 19 October, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

+44 (0) 207 368 9766

 Isabela Furtado
Isabela Furtado Head of Supply Chain EMEA, Terumo BCT

Isabela has a Master in Logistics Management and 8 years of experience in the medical device industry. As Supply Chain Manager of Terumo BCT, Isabela is responsible for planning and logistics in EMEA, leading a team of 7 specialists. She worked previously for AB InBev in Brazil and Belgium, leading projects in Supply Chain.

Day 1

1:40 PM ALL STAR PANEL: Centralised v. decentralised warehouses – What is the best mix for an optimal distribution network?

  • What are the core benefits of a centralised warehouse versus a decentralised network? 

  • What are the key considerations when determining which is right for your company? 

  • Anticipating challenges: What impact does changing from model to another have on your distribution network?

Day 2

3:00 PM CASE STUDY REVOLUTION: How to build successful supplier relationships and collaborate in a way that enables transportation excellence

  • Shifting from viewing 3PLs as suppliers to partners – What to expect from a partnership vs. supplier?  

  • Developing a continuous improvement programme 

  • Choosing your 3PL: Gaining the correct balance between price, quality and safety 

  • Can you manage/influence the 3PLs/4PLs relationship with customers?  

  • How to integrate suppliers ERP systems with your own 

  • How to best manage conflict between parties