LogiMed US 2018

March 07 - 09, 2018



"The content and format far exceeded my expectations. The presentation comment, focused case studies and roundtables offered a unique opportunity to really focus on key issues with peers. Far better forum than others I have attended."

Ian MacDiarmid, Director, Division Supply, Abbott Vascular

"It was a great event and I learned a lot about current and future practices of what the medical device industry is doing related to logistics and supply chain."

Cathy Ryan, Global Supply Chain Operations Leader, W. L. Gore Associates

"LogiMed provides a great forum for manufacturers and providers to come together to discuss solutions to our most challenging supply chain problems."

Rick Desmarais, Director Lean & Operational Excellence, Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems

"One-stop shop for Supply Chain peers to connect and collaborate."

Tim Regan, Director, Global Logistics, Teleflex

" A great venue to learn and share insights on supply chain excellence. Great venue and team; the schedule structure was conducive to networking!"

Andreea Teodorescu, Mgr. N America Field Inv & Logistics, Conmed Corporation

"Really enjoyed the week and was very impressed with the organization of the event. Looking forward to next year already."

Anthony O'Callaghan, Senior Director, Global Distribution, Logistics & Consignment Inventory, Integra LifeSciences

"The session provided the direct access to our manufacturer counterparts where we could openly discuss operations issues and opportunities for improvement without the sales & marketing influence."

Bill Mosser, VP, Supply Chain, FMOLHS

"This was my first opportunity to attend Logimed and I can say that based on the knowledge and brainpower represented among the attendees and speakers, I will be a regular attendee for years to come."

Kyle Phillips, Supply Planning Manager, Americas, Nobel Biocare

"It was great to hear the successes and struggles of other supply chain companies and know that my company was not the only one that deals with these most common occurrences. I am hoping to apply some learning of the successes to my own business."

Kyle Phillips, Supply Planning Manager, Americas, Nobel Biocare

"Though I was there a short time just to conduct a roundtable, I made valuable, real connections with a number of people."

Dawn Fowler, Sr. Mgr. Global Labeling/Training/Documentation, Endologix

"I met one potential supplier who can likely act as a key conduit for future business in LATAM."

Scott Logsdon, International Logistics Manager, Cepheid

"An opportunity to meet Medical Device Manufacturers in an intimate setting."

Mark Conrad Saxelby, Director Client Services, SEKO Logistics

"Great networking and knowledge transfer event in a beautiful setting!"

Maike Sievers, Director of Sales, Marketing and Planning, BLG Logistics

"It was great to sit with leaders from each part of the value chain and openly discuss the problems facing the industry, point of view, and potential solutions"

Tom Zych, Partner, Ops Rules

"This is a premier event to learn from and interact with prospects."

David Kujawa, Director of Marketing, Ryder

"I found LogiMed a highly valuable experience in terms of learning best practices by world-class organizations and networking with the industry's key players. It didn't suck that it was also at a world-class venue!"

David Galante, Director of Sales, AFS

"Any VP of Supply Chain at a major healthcare provider would benefit from attending LogiMed. It gave me the opportunity to network with the operations side of my primary medical device suppliers in order to increase efficiency in the healthcare supply chain and work toward the common goal of end-to-end supply chain visibility.

Steve Kiewiet, VP Supply Chain Logistics/Distribution, BJC HealthCare

"Great attendance – good mix of levels (managers, directors and senior leaders). Good mix of companies represented in the industry. Some very useful presentations ie: S&OP, network optimization, inventory management.

Gordon Ennis, VP Operations, ABB Optical Group

"You ran a nice conference. Good participants and a nice venue.

Todd Jackson, Former VP Global Supply Chain Planning, Boston Scientific

"The LogiMed conference was great - it was informative, entertaining, and very well organized.

Jerry Brown, VP Supply Chain, X-Spine

"Everyone should take advantage of this opportunity for best-in-class sharing of supply chain management… A rare gathering of the global experts in the field with a willingness to share and learn from each other.

Joseph Mansfield, Director, Global Security Operations, GE Healthcare

"This conference is bringing together some of the best strategic thought leaders in global med tech supply chain. It’s an excellent opportunity to get access to like-minded professionals and discuss in open forums the challenges we all face in 2014 and beyond. It’s an open forum to share experiences, brainstorm challenges, discuss industry best practice and share solutions.

Anthony O’Callaghan, Director Worldwide Distribution, Integra Life Sciences

"A great opportunity to seek and share successful programs and strategies to help improve all of our business. Continuous improvement need not be done in the vacuum of our individual organizations. Game changing improvements come from looking beyond what we do today and adapting successful strategies into our own business.

Rich Flynn, Director of Supply Chain, Smiths Medical

"I’ve enjoyed attending the LogiMed event for the last several years. It’s a good mix of medical device manufacturers, healthcare providers, and solution providers that creates a unique conversation around how we can jointly drive improvements in the healthcare value chain. LogiMed is a first class event

Mark Hunter, Senior Director, Supply Chain, Luminex Corporation

"The attendees seemed to be highly engaged and very appreciative of the conference.

Pat Miler Brodkey, Senior Director, Install Base Marketing, Accuray

"An excellent venue to share and learn with others in the industry that are dealing with the same type of global challenges in our day-to-day operations."

Jim Caruso, Director of Corporate Planning, Covidien

"I am looking forward to having the opportunity of networking and sharing innovative ideas with others going through major S&OP programs"

Scott Oberman, Global VP, Supply Chain Management, C.R. Bard

"Currently, medical device companies are stuck. Operating margin and inventory turns are stuck, and there is increasing pressure to improve healthcare. I look forward to sharing five new ideas that can help medical device suppliers to redesign their value chains to improve performance."

Lora Cecere, Founder & CEO, Supply Chain Insights

"I look forward to attending LogiMed because a company's success is ultimately measured in sales, with the driving force being operations’ ability to execute accurate and on-time deliveries."

Rudy Ratliff, Director, Distribution & Logistics, Americas, Nobel Biocare

"Attendance at conferences, like LogiMed, exposes attendees to industry best practices and provides a forum to present your company’s successes."

Derek P. Mulligan, Director, Global Supply Chain, KARL STORZ Endoskope

"I am excited about sharing our experiences at ABT-MI with other clients and colleagues."

Nathan Swisshelm, Director of Supply Chain, ABT Molecular Imaging