Events

2nd OTCToolbox/PLG OTC Conference & Networking Event

Event Details

  • Location: London
  • Dates: Thursday 2nd March to Friday 3rd March 2017
  • Price: ¬£594.00
    (Non-Members: £660.00)

2nd OTC Conference & Networking Event – Current Companies Attending

Following the successful joint venture between PLG & OTCToolbox with the first OTC Conference and Networking Event that attracted over 140 delegates in March 2016, the 2nd annual event will take place in London, UK on 2nd & 3rd March 2017 at Hilton London Tower Bridge.

The full programme is below and available for you to download. This 2-day event combines networking with a packed programme on topical issues, featuring presentations from Bayer Consumer Health, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, PGT Healthcare and Google Inc. Included within the delegate rate is attendance at the two networking lunches, as well as the networking drinks reception and dinner being held within the hotel on Thursday evening.

Following delegate feedback the event will feature a new Networking Room offering delegates the opportunity to hold private one-to-one meetings. This room will be available for all delegates to use from 10.30am on 2nd March, 2 hours prior to the official opening of the conference.

Early booking rates are available before 2nd December 2016, with PLG members and OTCToolbox annual subscribers entitled to a further discount.

Please click HERE to see a list of companies that attended the first event in March 2016. Full details of the 1st event in March 2016 can be reviewed HERE

Event Sponsors

Event Schedule

Thursday 2nd March

10.30 Registration
Networking Room OPEN
12.30 Networking Lunch
13.20 Chair's Introduction
DEBORAH WILKES, Founder and Editor & Publisher, OTCToolbox
13.30 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Future Trends in Consumer Healthcare/OTC
THORSTEN UMLAND
Senior Vice President, Head of R&D Personal Care
Bayer Consumer Health
14.15 The Main Drivers of Growth
ANDY TISMAN
Global Senior Principal, Consumer Health
QuintilesIMS
15.00 Break
15.30 Driving Growth: Innovation
ALISON SLINGSBY
International Marketing Manager, Women's Health
HRA Pharma
&
MANFRED SCHESKE
Chief Executive Officer
Infirst Healthcare
16.15 TECHNOLOGY PERSPECTIVE
Driving Growth: Digital Healthcare
RYAN OLOHAN
National Industry Director, Healthcare
Google Inc
17.00 Session Ends
18.00 Networking Drinks Reception
Hilton Tower Suite Foyer
19.30 Networking Dinner
Hilton Tower Suite
21.30 Private Cash Bar
Hilton Tower Suite Foyer

Friday 3rd March

09.00 Chair's Introduction
TIM BRADY, Business Development & International Sales Director, Thornton & Ross
09.05 Driving Growth: Regulatory Strategies
HELEN DARRACOTT
OTC Regulatory Consultant
&
GUIDO MIDDELER
Head of Medical Devices Services & Partner
Diapharm
&
JANET WORRELL
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
consult2deliver
10.00 Driving Growth: Working with Retailers
JOACHIM NEUKAM
Senior Partner, Steinbeis VMI
(former Vice President Sales & Customer Strategy Europe, Middle East & Africa, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare)
10.45 Break
11.15 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Driving Growth: Innovation and Business Development
KATHLEEN NITTI
Global Head Business Development; Licensing, Partnerships & Switch
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare
&
PAUL CASTLE
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare
12.00 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Driving Growth: Innovation and Business Development
RICHARD LEARWOOD
Global Director Brand Strategy & Innovation
PGT Healthcare
12.45 Developing an OTC Business Using Business Development & Licensing Resources - a Case Study
DAN THOMAS
Chief Corporate Development Officer
Alliance Pharmaceuticals
13.30 Close & Networking Lunch

Venue & Accommodation

Full Venue Address

Hilton London Tower Bridge
5 More London Place
Tooley Street
London
SE1 2BY

Visit Venue Website

Accommodation Details

We have put in place discounted bed & breakfast rates at the Hilton London Tower Bridge in conjunction with this event. Bookings can be made directly with the hotel on 1st & 2nd March using the link below. Please contact us if you require additional nights’

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