LogiMed 2017

October 18-October 19, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

44 (0) 207 368 9766

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 - Wednesday 18th October 2017

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 - Thursday 19th October 2017

3:15 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