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ECA - Operational Excellence

24. April 2018


This conference aims at showing best-practice examples on how to implement Operational Excellence in the pharmaceutical industry. This is not only business but also quality driven. Examples of major pharmaceutical companies will be shown and discussed.


  • The Production Excellence (ProdEx) Process at Vetter Pharma-Fertigung
  • Case Study Novartis Pharma: Reduction of Manufacturing Costs
  • Case Study Fresenius: Global eQMS Roll Out in pharmaceutical production Units
  • Case Study Abbott Uruguay: Lean approach to supplier Selection and Qualification
  • Case Study DSM: Psychological components in OpEx Projects
  • Influence of the European regulations on the Asian pharma supply chain



  • Gerald Bürkle, Vetter Pharma-Fertigung
  • Dr. Rainer Gnibl, GMP-Inspector, Germany
  • Dr. Stephan Heck, DSM Nutritional Products
  • Verena Jachmann, Fresenius Kabi Deutschland
  • Maria Mariño, Abbott, Uruguay
  • Brett Marshall, Zuellig Pharma, Singapore
  • Dr. Frank Thielmann, Novartis


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PDF der ECA-Konferenz Operational Excellence

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