SOURCE: TraceLink Inc.

TraceLink Inc.

March 22, 2016 09:00 ET

TraceLink Announces Call for Speakers for NEXUS '16 Conference: Mastering Global Traceability With a Digital Supply Chain Network

NORTH READING, MA--(Marketwired - March 22, 2016) -  TraceLink Inc., the world's largest track and trace network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace, today announced that the company is now accepting speaker proposals for NEXUS '16 -- the annual gathering of business leaders and pharmaceutical supply chain professionals dedicated to shaping the future of global drug traceability. The deadline for abstract submissions is April 25, 2016.

TraceLink will evaluate speakers based on their industry presence as trusted subject matter experts who can share detailed case studies that demonstrate best practices, lessons learned and successful implementations for open industry challenges. The company will consider proposals from across the supply chain, and speakers from pharmaceutical companies, CMOs, wholesale distributors, hospitals and pharmacies are encouraged to submit abstracts on the following topics:

  • Patient and provider engagement;
  • Improving global drug supply;
  • Supply chain value from serialization and traceability;
  • DSCSA compliance projects and pilots;
  • Global serialization implementation programs;
  • Pharma company and CMO networks;
  • Supply chain integration;
  • Distribution challenges and opportunities;
  • Pharmacy and health system impacts;
  • Serialization and master data management; and,
  • Data exchange standards (EPCIS and more).

"NEXUS '16 provides a unique opportunity for life sciences executives -- from CIOs to executives that lead supply chain, compliance, and regulatory functions -- to discuss strategies for collaborating more effectively on global track and trace initiatives, and how to drive lasting value across their digital supply chain networks," said Shabbir Dahod, president and CEO of TraceLink. "As the only industry event designed for the entire pharmaceutical supply chain, competition to speak at NEXUS is intense. We look forward to receiving submissions from renowned experts, innovators, authors and practitioners who share our passion for shaping the future of the industry."

TraceLink NEXUS '16 will be held on October 19 and 20, at the Revere Hotel Boston, with a special evening event at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum. Registration for the conference is open, with discounts available for all tickets purchased before June 1, 2016.

To learn more about TraceLink NEXUS '16 and to take advantage of early-bird ticket discounts, please visit nexus.tracelink.com.

About TraceLink
TraceLink is the world's largest track and trace network for connecting the Life Sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace. Leading businesses, including 16 of the top-20 global pharmaceutical companies, trust the TraceLink Life Sciences Cloud to deliver complete global connectivity, visibility and traceability of pharmaceuticals from ingredient to patient. A single point and click connection to the Life Sciences Cloud creates a supply chain control tower that delivers the information, insight and collaboration needed to improve performance and reduce risk across global supply, manufacturing and distribution operations. A winner of numerous industry awards including Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 (ranked number 293 in 2015), the Amazon AWS Global Start-Up Challenge Grand Prize, and the Edison Award for Innovation in Health Management, the Life Sciences Cloud is used by businesses across the globe to meet strategic goals in ensuring global compliance, fighting drug counterfeiting, improving on-time and in-full delivery, protecting product quality and reducing operational cost. For more information on TraceLink and our solutions, visit www.tracelink.com or follow us on LinkedInTwitter and Facebook.

TraceLink is funded by FirstMark CapitalVolition Capital and F-Prime Capital.

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  • Laura MacSweeney (for TraceLink)
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