LogiMed 2017

October 18-October 19, 2017

Hyperion Hotel, Hamburg

44 (0) 207 368 9766

Jenny Gough

GS1 Specialist
Mölnlycke Health Care
Jenny is responsible for GS1 standards within Molnlycke Health Care and is actively working towards implementing the relevant processes within the company to ensure full compliancy with the standards when the new regulations come into force. She is an active participant within the GS1 Health Care User Group and the Eucomed ETF.

Day 1 - Wednesday 18th October 2017

1:40 PM SYNERGY WORKSHOP: Critical guidance on how to implement the UDI (Unique Device Identification) from a SC perspective - How can you fully prepare for the imminent changes?

  • How to successfully implement GS1: What are the hurdles and how to overcome these
  • Comparison of the different agencies for bar codes: GS1, HIBCC and ICBBA
  • How to label the products and package correctly - Should you invest in new e-labelling software?
  • How has the UDI helped improve visibility and inventory management?
  • How to communicate effectively with your regulatory department
  • Implementation of either printer/label tech on the lines or software infrastructure
  • What can we learn from the pharmaceutical and retail industries?
  • What can we learn from the US medical device industry? Impact and implementation of the new Medical Device Directive


•The growing importance of value added services and assessing its impact on the supply chain  
Peter Trappeniers, Senior Customer Care Manager EMEA, Terumo

•How to use digitalisation to advance track and trace capabilities and create a customer centric supply chain  
Guillaume Gasc, VP Competence Center & Supply Chain, Carl Zeiss Meditec

•How to use bar codes and the information generated in order to improve product traceability and maximise the return on investment 
Jenny Gough, GS1 Specialist, Mölnlycke Health Care

•How to help manufactures and logistics service providers maintain strategic relationships, get real-time visibility and leverage productivity 
Speaker TBC, ShipitSmarter

•How can market segmentation help supply chain deliver a higher level of service?
Mathijs Luts, Director Supply Chain EMEA & India, Abbott 

•How to ensure accurate serialisation of your products with the use of UDI 
Rick Desmarais, Director, Global JJOS Deployment Leader, Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems

•How can supply chain collaborate with IT to embed new digital capabilities? 
Jos Hanssen, Operations Director EMEA, Össur

•Pros and cons of using cloud based solutions: Cost benefit ratios and security considerations 

Cyber security in the SC: What are the risks and how can you mitigate them? 

•Centralised vs. decentralised SC functions: How do you determine the right model?

•Culture change: How do you manage people towards embracing digitalisation?

•How is the industry being transformed with the use of smart phones/health apps and how should the supply chain respond? 

•Title TBC 
Valérie Le Blanc, Transport and Logistics Manager EMEAI, Beckman Coulter
Benoît Penet, Senior manager Supply Chain Operations, Carl Zeiss Meditec