A review of the future landscape of global clinical trials and perspectives for the CEE region. Insights into trends and projections (in biotech, genome diagnosis, gene therapy, personalised medicine, etc). Global factors affecting clinical trials in CEE: how can the region strengthen its competitive advantage?
Radu Costin Ganescu is the President of the national Coalition of organisations for patients with chronic conditions of Romania (COPAC).
He is also a founding member of the Romanian Association for People with Thalassaemia, which he is heading since 2005. In 2008, he became a voting member in Thalassaemia International Federation.
Radu joined the EPF Board in May 2015.
How to develop better practices and implement new technologies for a clinical trial supply chain in CEE countries?
How to overcome potential operational challenges in clinical trials?
The ways Air Cargo industry can improve the handling of pharmaceutical shipments
Francisco Rizzuto (49), Economic Analyst – MBA Degree specialist in International Trade & Cargo Transportation with 25 years of experience in the industry. Also specialist in Freight Management of Temperature Controlled Shipments for Pharmaceutical Products. Validator and Instructor of IATA's CEIV Pharma Handling Certification program having performed several Assessments and Trainings in different Airports in Europe, United States, Canada, South Africa and Latin America. Speaker and panelist at specialized events, congresses and conferences in Europe on Air Cargo Supply Chain for Pharmaceuticals. Instructor for the IATA Pharmaceutical Handling Diploma on Risk Management, Air Cargo Operations, Audit and Quality for Temperature Controlled Shipments. IATA Consultant on projects at European Airports for Freight Forwarding Companies, Airlines, Ground Handling Companies and Trucking Companies part of the IATA CEIV Certification on Air Cargo Handling for Pharmaceuticals.
Dr Raffaele Laciti has 15 years of international experience in the pharmaceutical industry (including Thermofisher, Parexel, Novartis)
Sourcing and category management, business development and account management, procurement and outsourcing, project management, global clinical supply chain and logistics, commercial and clinical packaging, compliance and validation
Master in Business Administration (MBA) in Strategic Management (WBS - Westminster Business School, London), UK
CIPS – Advanced Category Management, London, UK
PRINCE 2 project management, Dublin, Eire
BSc & MSc in Industrial Chemistry (Chemical Engineering and Analytical Chemistry), analytical specialisation at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy
How do Pragmatic trials help in assessing the overall effectiveness of a treatment? How to define the most efficient use of limited resources? Defining the patient group, a comparison group and the treatment protocol. Ensuring the right sample size. Referral, recruitment and randomisation
1-to-1 meetings offer an invaluable opportunity to meet and collaborate with pharma & biotech executives and CROs - in person. Leading companies will be represented by their clinical research specialists. Meetings will last 10 minutes, allowing you to introduce your company and service, align your offerings, and establish direct contact with top managers for future collaboration.
The number of meetings available is limited. Register your delegate place early for priority in booking meeting slots with Pharma, Biotech and CRO leaders!