April 9 – 11, 2019
New Jersey

Day One
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Day Two
Thursday, April 11, 2019

08:00
Registration & Coffee

09:00
Chair’s Opening Remarks

Let’s Talk – Engage with Your HCPs and Patients

09:10
Keynote: The Big Come Back: Account-Based Approach

  • John Vieira Senior Director, Global Marketing, Leo Pharma

Synopsis

  • Strategic account-based marketing: the pros and cons
  • A face lift to ABM: from resourcing to a ‘concierge’ service mindset
  • Collaboration between sales, marketing, commercial and HCPs to provide value-adding services to increase patient engagement and adherence

09:40
The Rise of Remote Sales – How Can They Make an Impact to Your Commercial Excellence?

Synopsis

  • Remote sales’ role and the driving force to orchestrate marketing and field sales
  • Decrypting inside channels and inside sales – ROI and complementing traditional field sales and marketing activities
  • Extracting insights and delivering a coherent voice to increase engagement with your HCPs and patients for commercial excellence

10:10
A Power Couple – Driving Commercial Success through Strategic Collaboration between Sales & Marketing

Synopsis

  • It’s time to break down the silos – from culture to organizational set up, ensure strategic collaboration between sales and marketing
  • How does it work in practical terms?
  • Next steps – translate strategic brand vision to operation to boost commercial success

10:40
Speed Networking & Refreshments

Synopsis

Through this interactive session you will be able to meet like-minded fellows and break the ice! 

Your Recipe for Success

11:45
Unlocking the Online Behavior of Physicians

Synopsis

  • The importance of content consumption preferences in driving valuable engagements with physicians
  • Why online behavior measurement is the key to successful relationship building
  • How to take HCPs on a brand journey by leveraging not just behavioral data, but unique behaviors

12:15
Actions & Reflections

  • John Lineen Global Digital Channel Lead, Web/Mobile, GSK

Synopsis

This interactive roundtable brain storm session will split audience into groups to discuss the above topics. At the end of the 30mins session, each group will present their findings and recommendations to the rest of the audience.

  • What are the teams you should collaborate internally and how to achieve a seamless sales & marketing orchestration?
  • How often do you review and revise your channel plan according to lifecycle?
  • How to leverage digital channels and data analytics to enhance product value and customer influence?

13:00
Lunch & Networking

14:00
Programmatic Marketing in Pharma

  • Paul Murasko Senior Director, Multi-Channel Marketing, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals

Synopsis

  • Are we falling behind in programmatic marketing?
  • Regulatory compliance: where do we draw the line?
  • From non-personal to personal: tools and data sources to help pharma marketers for personalized communications to HCPs and patients

14:45
It’s Not One-Size-Fit-All: What to Consider to Optimize Your Channel Plan?

  • Victor Caliman Director of Dermatology & Pediatric Marketing, Promius Pharmaceuticals

Synopsis

  • What are the parameters you should set before laying out your channel plan?
  • Disease stage, therapeutics areas, lifecycle and competitive landscape – how do they impact on your channel decision?
  • The disconnect: bridging the gap between your product and brand to have a cohesive voice

15:30
Afternoon Tea & Networking

16:00
Panel Discussion: The Changing Dynamics – Interactions and Relationships with HCPs

Synopsis

  • What do HCPs expect from you?
  • Using data to create and automate distribution of promotional information
  • Digital enablement and transformation: from mobile to apps to website and virtual learning

Joined by speakers of the day

16:30
Commercial Excellence – Partnerships Model with Hospitals & Healthcare Providers

  • Robert Ahston Senior Director, Marketing & Commercial Operations, Theravance Biopharma

Synopsis

  • The changing model of healthcare and patient’s behavior – partnerships with hospitals and physicians
  • How can we utilize digital channels to enable engagements with hospitals and healthcare providers?
  • The lifecycle shift and challenges with remote access

17:00
Chair’s Closing Remarks & End of Day 1