LogiMed 2017

18 - 19 October, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

+44 (0) 207 368 9766

 Rick Desmarais
Rick Desmarais Director Global JJOS Deployment Leader Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems

Rick has held a wide variety of positions during his 16 years with Johnson & Johnson. He has worked in all apsects of the Supply chain including Make, Source, Plan and most recently Deliver. He has managed start-up plants in Switzerland, opened a new distribution center in Belgium and has become a champion for Lean Thinking across J&J. Currently, he is in a global deployment role, impementing the Johnson & Johnson Operating System to bring transformational change across the J&J Supply Chain network.



Day 1

9:40 AM ALL STAR PANEL: Supply chain transformation in the era of the customer: How are leading manufacturers adapting their strategies in order to truly add value to the end user?

  • In what ways can medical device companies improve customer experience? 

  • How to enhance collaborate with 3PLs to ensure customer satisfaction  

  • What is the best internal structure for the customer services/care function?

Day 2

11:00 AM CASE STUDY REVOLUTION: Improve customer supply chain efficiency & collaboration for trauma inventory

  • Improving trauma tray efficiency can lead to reducing tray discrepancies, cycle time and operational savings  

  • Best practices on optimizing value stream with lean process improvement and kaizen 

  • Reducing complexity with tray optimization leads to simplifying people, process, systems to free up valuable resources and space in hospitals