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SMi Group announces the return of its 11th annual Pharmaceutical Logistics conference to London on the 18th- 19th May 2017. Outsourcing logistics tasks to third parties has been observed as an emerging trend in the global market and it is only expected to gain momentum in the coming years.

Optimisation of the pharmaceutical supply chain is allowing for faster deliveries to greater areas and however there are still unmet needs that logistical and pharmaceutical companies are yet to advantage of. Join us as we explore the impact of globalisation and how changes to regulation are affecting all parts of the pharmaceutical supply chain, from manufacturers to wholesalers

 

https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2016/09/28/875182/0/en/Bio-Pharmaceutical-Logistics-Market-Rising-Unmet-Medical-Needs-Pushes-Bio-Pharmaceutical-Companies-Improve-Logistics-Observes-TMR.html

• Gain key EU regulatory updates on the implementation of GDP
• Discuss the latest innovations surrounding temperature control
• Join insightful discussions on; pharmaceutical logistics in emerging markets
• Hear about tamper proof evidence anti-counterfeiting, forecasting and serialisation



 

You should attend this event if you are a Director, Area Head, Chief Executive, CSO, or Vice President within the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry with responsibilities in the following areas:

• Supply chain
• Clinical Trials Operations
• Logistics/ Distribution
• Regulatory Affairs
• Quality (Management/ Assurance/ Control/ GCP/ GMP)

 

Actelion Pharmaceuticals; Agility; Alcura; Amicus Therapeutics UK LTD; Ancillare; ASC Associates Ltd; Astrazeneca R+D; Bayer A G; Bial; Bristol-Myers Squibb; Catalent Pharma Solutions; CEVA Asia Pacific Holdings Company Pte .Ltd; Chelsea and Westminster Hospital; Chiesi S.p.A.; Egyptian Pharmex Co; Eisai Europe Ltd; Elpro-Buchs AG; endpoint clinical; Eumedica pharmaceuticals; Federal Express Europe Inc; FedEx; Genmab A / S; Genmab A/S; GS1; IAG Cargo; Iatrics, Inc.; Janssen; Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc; Kings College London; Merck Sharp & Dohme; MHRA; MSFQA Associates Limited; Mundipharma International; Mundipharma Research Ltd; Norgine Ltd; Parexel; Parexel International Ltd; PDP Couriers; Pharma Publications; ProStrakan Group plc; Sanofi; SeerPharma (UK); Shionogi Limited; Shipping; Teva Pharmaceuticals Ltd; Theorem Clinical Research GmbH; Trial Brain; Vifor Pharma Ltd.; Walgreens Boots Alliance; We Pharma;

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Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

97 Cromwell Road , London, United Kingdom

Holiday Inn Kensington Forum is perfectly situated in one of London’s most luxurious and beautiful areas within South Kensington. 

The hotel is just 2 minutes walk from Gloucester Road tube station for convenient travel to Hyde Park, London Eye, Tower Bridge plus more of London’s top attractions. There are also easy and direct links to some major transport hubs including Victoria, Kings Cross St Pancras, Paddington and Heathrow. 

This distinctive hotel in south London has so much to offer to make all guests really feel at home. The latest Holiday Inn relaunch is not just about the new look and feel for the hotel but to offer guests more benefits during their stay including a pillow menu for extra comfort during their sleep and a curved shower rail for more spacious feel. 

In addition to our 906 rooms, all business guests can take advantage of our meeting and conference facilities including High Speed Internet Access and unlimited Starbucks coffee at The Academy. Our hotel’s professional event planners are on board to help take the hard work and stress away from planning your next event. 

So whether you in London on business or pleasure, make the Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum your first choice of hotel and book your accommodation for our lowest internet rate guarantee. 

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Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

97 Cromwell Road
London SW7 4DN
United Kingdom

Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

Holiday Inn Kensington Forum is perfectly situated in one of London’s most luxurious and beautiful areas within South Kensington. 

The hotel is just 2 minutes walk from Gloucester Road tube station for convenient travel to Hyde Park, London Eye, Tower Bridge plus more of London’s top attractions. There are also easy and direct links to some major transport hubs including Victoria, Kings Cross St Pancras, Paddington and Heathrow. 

This distinctive hotel in south London has so much to offer to make all guests really feel at home. The latest Holiday Inn relaunch is not just about the new look and feel for the hotel but to offer guests more benefits during their stay including a pillow menu for extra comfort during their sleep and a curved shower rail for more spacious feel. 

In addition to our 906 rooms, all business guests can take advantage of our meeting and conference facilities including High Speed Internet Access and unlimited Starbucks coffee at The Academy. Our hotel’s professional event planners are on board to help take the hard work and stress away from planning your next event. 

So whether you in London on business or pleasure, make the Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum your first choice of hotel and book your accommodation for our lowest internet rate guarantee. 

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WHAT IS CPD?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development’. It is essentially a philosophy, which maintains that in order to be effective, learning should be organised and structured. The most common definition is:

‘A commitment to structured skills and knowledge enhancement for Personal or Professional competence’

CPD is a common requirement of individual membership with professional bodies and Institutes. Increasingly, employers also expect their staff to undertake regular CPD activities.

Undertaken over a period of time, CPD ensures that educational qualifications do not become obsolete, and allows for best practice and professional standards to be upheld.

CPD can be undertaken through a variety of learning activities including instructor led training courses, seminars and conferences, e:learning modules or structured reading.

CPD AND PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTES

There are approximately 470 institutes in the UK across all industry sectors, with a collective membership of circa 4 million professionals, and they all expect their members to undertake CPD.

For some institutes undertaking CPD is mandatory e.g. accountancy and law, and linked to a licence to practice, for others it’s obligatory. By ensuring that their members undertake CPD, the professional bodies seek to ensure that professional standards, legislative awareness and ethical practices are maintained.

CPD Schemes often run over the period of a year and the institutes generally provide online tools for their members to record and reflect on their CPD activities.

TYPICAL CPD SCHEMES AND RECORDING OF CPD (CPD points and hours)

Professional bodies and Institutes CPD schemes are either structured as ‘Input’ or ‘Output’ based.

‘Input’ based schemes list a precise number of CPD hours that individuals must achieve within a given time period. These schemes can also use different ‘currencies’ such as points, merits, units or credits, where an individual must accumulate the number required. These currencies are usually based on time i.e. 1 CPD point = 1 hour of learning.

‘Output’ based schemes are learner centred. They require individuals to set learning goals that align to professional competencies, or personal development objectives. These schemes also list different ways to achieve the learning goals e.g. training courses, seminars or e:learning, which enables an individual to complete their CPD through their preferred mode of learning.

The majority of Input and Output based schemes actively encourage individuals to seek appropriate CPD activities independently.

As a formal provider of CPD certified activities, SMI Group can provide an indication of the learning benefit gained and the typical completion. However, it is ultimately the responsibility of the delegate to evaluate their learning, and record it correctly in line with their professional body’s or employers requirements.

GLOBAL CPD

Increasingly, international and emerging markets are ‘professionalising’ their workforces and looking to the UK to benchmark educational standards. The undertaking of CPD is now increasingly expected of any individual employed within today’s global marketplace.

CPD Certificates

We can provide a certificate for all our accredited events. To request a CPD certificate for a conference , workshop, master classes you have attended please email events@smi-online.co.uk

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