Presentations - Day 1 - Tuesday

Introduction

Opening Plenary Session – Hospitals, doctors and clinicians

  • Opening remarks and welcome to the conference - Ulrike Kreysa, Senior Vice-President Healthcare, GS1 Global Office, Belgium; Miguel A. Lopera, President and CEO, GS1 Global Office, Belgium; Rafael Florez, CEO, GS1 Colombia, Colombia
  • Panel – The Latin American perspective - Carlos Jurado Moncavo, Executive Director of the Health Industry Sector, ANDI, Colombia; Nilson Gonçalves Malta, Hospital Automation Manager, Albert Einstein Hospital, Brazil; Dr. Norma Sberna, Jefa del Área de Farmacia del Hospital de Pediatría  Hospital Garrahan, Argentina; Teresa Tono, CEO, Organización para la Excelencia de la Salud, Colombia
  • Panel – Patient safety around the globe - Jean-Michel Descoutures, Hospital Pharmacist, IHF, France; Tony Scanio, Director Data Management and Business Intelligence, Christus Health, US; Feargal Mc Groarty, National Haemophilia System Project Manager, St. James’s Hospital, Ireland;  Hennie Mulder, Registered Nurse, Maxima Medical Centre, the Netherlands
  • Introduction to conference charity

Breakout sessions

  • Panel  – GS1 Standards for Medical Devices Identification - Mark Hoyle, Technical Director, UDI, Commercial Regulatory Affairs, Teleflex, Ireland; Volker Zeinar, Global Coordinator Auto-ID Affairs, BBraun, Germany; Jackie Elkin, Global Process Owner - Standard Product Identification, Global Regulatory Affairs, Medtronic, US; Tom Jones, Program director, Unique Device Identification, J&J, US
  • Panel – Challenges in identification at point of care - Chaired by Charity Hovey, Project Manager, 3M, US; Feargal Mc Groarty, National Haemophilia System Project Manager, St. James’s Hospital, Ireland; Tatjana Pathare, Global Supply Chain Management Team, F. Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, Switzerland; Georg Keller, Manager Regulatory Affairs, Labelling Coordinator, B.Braun / Aesculap AG, Germany
  • Panel – GS1 standards for moving products through the supply chain - Jeff Denton, Global Secure Supply Chain, Amerisourcebergen, US; Heather Zenk, SVP, Secure Supply Chain & Replenishment Operations, Amerisourcebergen, US; Mike Meakin, VP- Global Quality Regulatory & Compliance, DHL Supply Chain, UK; Scott Mooney, Vice President Distribution Operations, McKesson, US