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Information Security at Life Sciences Meetings

Posted by Taya Paige on Nov 14, 2017 2:02:00 PM

 

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3 More Tips for Planning and Executing Compliant and Successful Life Sciences Meetings

Posted by Sabrina Delio on Oct 31, 2017 2:00:00 PM

Don't let the fear of non-compliance
scare you this Halloween!

When entering the world of life sciences meeting management, take the time to establish a course of action that works best for you and helps set you up for future success. 

Our last article, "5 Tips for Combating Compliance and Policy Challenges in the Execution of Global Pharmaceutical Meetings," addressed critical tricks for compliantly designing your meeting within regulatory limitations.

We talked to Michelle Bartolone, CMP, Chief Executive Officer, Meeting Sites Pro, Inc., who provided us with 3 more tips to add to your toolbox!:

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5 Tips for Combating Compliance and Policy Challenges in the Execution of Global Pharmaceutical Meetings

Posted by Marlize Eckert and Jovana Paredes on Oct 17, 2017 3:55:00 PM

 

 

When planning and executing a global meeting with Healthcare Professionals (“HCPs”), the best tool with which we can equip ourselves is a good plan of action. The complexity of interaction between internal compliance requirements and local regulations is amplified by the number of parties, internal and external, who will ultimately be involved in the planning and execution of the event. By being proactive and thinking ahead of possible challenges, we can avoid many pitfalls and ensure that things go as smoothly as possible. The five tips below will help you combat compliance and policy challenges while successfully executing a global meeting.

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Keeping It SiMMPle (Strategic Meeting Management: Practical Light and Effective)

Posted by Betsy Bondurant on Oct 10, 2017 4:30:00 PM

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Establishing HCP Meal Limits for Life Sciences Meetings

Posted by Sabrina Delio on Oct 3, 2017 3:02:00 PM

Discover How U.S. Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology Companies Establish Dollar Limits for HCP Meals

As you know, meal caps are ubiquitous in the world of life sciences meetings and can often be an obstacle to successful negotiations between meeting managers and their hospitality partners.

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The Best and Brightest: A Peek into the Pharma Forum Audience

Posted by Sabrina Delio on Sep 26, 2017 12:00:00 AM

If you find yourself asking who attends the world’s leading life sciences meeting management forum, look no further. From corporate and third-party planners, to their supplier and DMC partners, Pharma Forum continues to attract the largest and most diverse audience of pharmaceutical meeting management professionals. Take a look below to see who attended in 2017!

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Meet Pharma Forum's 2018 Advisory Board

Posted by Sabrina Delio on Sep 6, 2017 8:19:00 AM

 

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Pharma Forum's 2018 CSR Activity: TOMS® shoes

Posted by Sabrina Delio on Aug 25, 2017 10:00:07 AM

 

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Promoting Health and Wellness at Meetings and Events

Posted by Logan Fleck on Jan 12, 2015 10:20:42 AM

In recent years, corporations have taken the challenge to address health and wellness head on in the business environment. Companies collectively spend billions of dollars every year promoting exercise and nutrition, and the pay-off is often extraordinary. Employees everywhere are getting healthy and having fun doing it. Unfortunately, employees who travel often sometimes get the short end of the stick. From spending hours in a car or on a plane to missing in-office health challenges and the accompanying rewards, employees who travel have little to no company-inspired incentive to pursue good health.

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The Pharma Forum 2015 Agenda is Your One-Hit Holiday Wonder

Posted by Logan Fleck on Dec 17, 2014 1:30:52 PM

 

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We want to spread our joy to the world and tell you that the Pharma Forum 2015 agenda is hot off the press! We have a lot of new things happening this year and hope you are looking as forward to this longest-running industry-leading event as much as we are! Here are ten things to cross-off your wish list this year:

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