Alcott Global, an executive search firm focused on the supply chain and logistics industry on Thursday organised one of the greatest virtual summits, Makers & Movers – Cold Chain – Global Access and Distribution of Covid-19 Vaccine.
The virtual summit brought together like-minded decision-makers and experts from the corporate, non-corporate, NGO, and governmental fields to share, learn, and come up with better solutions to tackle Global Access and Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution.
Some of the industry experts who addressed the event were Bijay Singh Global Head, Healthcare Business Unit at DKSH, Turhan Özen Chief Cargo Officer at Turkish Airlines, Véronique Verheyen Head Vaccines at GSK, Mirko Senatore Head Global Supply Chain at Pfizer, Rob Walpole Vice President at Delta Cargo, Scott C. Ratzan Co-Lead, CONVINCE – COvid-19 New Vaccine INformation Communication & Engagement, Dr. Hanane Becha Transport & Logistics Vice Chair at UN/CEFACT, Jan Hoffmann Chief, Trade Logistics Branch DTL at UNCTAD, Christina Yi, Chief Operating Officer at COVAXX, Sherry Layton Chief Scientific Officer at BV Science, Nathan De Valck Chairman at Pharma.Aero and Head of Cargo Product & Network Development at Brussels Airport, Daniel Rodriguez Director, Procurement & Supply Management at PAHO/WHO, Arnaud Bernaert Head of Global Health and Healthcare at World Economic Forum, and Jaisey Yip General Manager Cargo at Changi Airport.
The virtual event held keynotes and panel discussions addressing the Product Movement and Partnership Network in this significant global effort, Supply Chain Orchestration from demand forecasting to delivery, Data-enabled Supply Chain Transparency providing real-time visibility of vaccine shipments, and Impact on patients including the prioritization and optimization of vaccine administration.
Apart from the panel discussion the event also enabled meaningful networking based on seniority and interests (restricted access). It witnessed a presence of over 1500 supply chain professionals and vaccine response executives, from the most dynamic corporate and non corporate organizations in the world.