Covid-19 has turned the MedTech marketplace upside down


Join this virtual event to find out how others from the front line of MedTech sales, marketing and digital are driving greater commercial excellence to support HCPs with patient-centric strategies in these unprecedented times.


Sign up for free to find out how you can: 

  • Launch innovative HCP engagement strategies during the Covid-19 crisis - get practical insights from Europe’s top MedTech Commercial experts and technology leaders
  • Transform customer journeys with digital-first and multichannel campaigns - discover how the latest strategies, tools and technologies are being leveraged
  • Benchmark against peers and have your pressing questions answered – hear from 12 MedTech Commercial Leaders and take part in live polling and Q&A after each session

Featured Speakers

Thomas Kraft

Thomas Kraft

Senior Vice President, Global Marketing and Sales

B Braun Medical

Alexandre Schneider

Alexandre Schneider

Vice President Global Commercial Performance & Strategic Accounts

bioMerieux

Robert van Geffen

Robert van Geffen

Global Head of Digital Marketing & E-Commerce

Phillips

Anna Farre Escofet

Anna Farre Escofet

Global Director Commercial Excellence Performance

Alcon

Perng Chain Chew

Perng Chain Chew

Senior Director, Commercial Salesforce Excellence, EMEA

Zimmer Biomet

Dirk Abeel

Dirk Abeel

Global Medical Sales Director

Reckitt Benckiser

Devlin Hannon

Devlin Hannon

Director, Central & Eastern Europe

Boston Scientific

Nicolas De Ricou

Nicolas De Ricou

Head of Italy, Central Europe, Russia & Eurasia

Echosens

Caroline Beecham

Caroline Beecham

Head of Commercial and Distribution, UK & Ireland

Becton Dickinson

Juergen Kelch

Juergen Kelch

Senior Director Commercial Operations Acute Care

Getinge Group

Lars Meincke

Lars Meincke

Chief Executive Officer

Agnitio

Agenda At a Glance

    Lessons Learnt During Covid-19

  • 2:00 pm - 2:05 pm

    2:00 pm - 2:05 pm

  • 2:05 pm - 2:30 pm

    2:05 pm - 2:30 pm

    Alexandre Schneider , Robert van Geffen , Caroline Beecham

    • How has the global Covid-19 pandemic tested the agility and resilience of commercial teams on a global scale?
    • Where have the most significant challenges presented themselves and how can you overcome current pain points?
    • How has the shift towards digital sales during the pandemic impact the future of the customer facing role in the MedTech industry?


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  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    • What are the key considerations you need to make when adapting your sales teams’ ways of working to cater for regulatory and reimbursement challenges?
    • How can you implement new commercial training programmes to equip your sales teams with key insights to succeed in today’s market?  
    • How can you empower your sales reps with mobile tools that provide them with data-driven market insights and support their sales strategies in today’s multi-channel world?


    *Reserved for a leading sponsor of MedForce Virtual Event

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  • New Customer Engagement Strategies in Response to the Pandemic

  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Thomas Kraft

    • How MedTech can best support and engage their healthcare customers during the crisis
    • How to ensure that online engagement helps HCPS but not overburdens them
    • What is a new role of MedTech companies in helping patients
    • How to leverage the latest digital technology to maximize customer engagement
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  • 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Nicolas De Ricou

    • The importance of putting people first – placing the focus on the relationship with your key stakeholders
    • How to develop a leaner approach to Sales
    • What steps can help your organisation better preparing the Future post COVID-19?
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  • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    • How to meet new demands and more limited access to HCPs and other key stakeholders
    • How to reorganize your sales teams and move from a rep-centric sales model to remote communications
    • How to decide which remote technology that’s right for your organization – and how to connect it to your multichannel engagement strategy
    • How to set the right KPIs and measure success from your digital investments


    Lars Meincke, Chief Executive Officer, Agnitio

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  • Preparing your Salesforce for the Covid-19 Recovery Plan

  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Perng Chain Chew

    • What techniques are particularly important and powerful to boost employees’ moral when an organisation is in crisis mode?
    • What are the most effective methods to train your salesforce remotely to excel their commercial capabilities?
    • What digital tools and training solutions should you provide for your sales teams during lockdown?
    • How to align your SF to HCPs’ plans for patients’ treatments and elective surgeries after Covid-19 pandemic


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  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    • How can you identify which marketing channels you should be using to effectively reach an increasingly diverse group of healthcare stakeholders?
    • How to best balance your communication channels so not to overwhelm your healthcare customers during the Covid-19 crisis
    • What digital tools and data processes can you use to best segment and profile your customers and enable targeted messaging?
    • How can you efficiently identify, create and launch relevant customer content at speed to best engage stakeholder groups?


    *Reserved for a leading sponsor of MedForce Virtual Event

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  • 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Succeeding In Changing Landscape with New Strategies

  • 2:00 pm - 2:05 pm

    2:00 pm - 2:05 pm

  • 2:05 pm - 2:30 pm

    2:05 pm - 2:30 pm

    Anna Farre Escofet

    • What are the key considerations you need to make when adapting your commercial teams’ ways of working to cater for challenges that come with remote working during the global pandemic?
    • How can training you implement new commercial programmes to equip your sales teams with key insights to succeed in today’s market?  
    • How can you deploy digital tools at scale to provide your teams with key insights and better support their sales strategies in today’s changing world?
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  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Juergen Kelch

    • How the Covid-19 pandemic impacted the global competitive landscape of MedTech companies
    • Where do the challenges and new opportunities raise?
    • What should you be considering to remain your profits if the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic comes?
    • What are the scenarios of going out of the pandemic and how to capitalize on those?
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  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    • How are digital transformation initiatives in MedTech and healthcare organisations creating greater opportunities for collaboration and co-creation? 
    • How can you build influence and advocacy amongst key patient groups and communities? 
    • How can you develop closer, long-lasting partnerships with HCPs and payers to open up greater opportunities for growth?
    • How can you highlight success stories that best demonstrate the benefits of customer centric model to date?


    *Reserved for a leading sponsor of MedForce Virtual Event

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  • Empowering Marketing Teams During Covid-19 “Crisis Mode”

  • 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Devlin Hannon

    • What business models have been emerging from the crisis and do they have feasibility in the post-crisis future?
    • How have customer demands been changing during the pandemic? 
    • How does your field force look like in the future – will it be changing or staying the same? 
    • What digital technologies have been gaining momentum during the crisis and will they see an uptake post the pandemic?
    • Expectations vs. reality - What changes to the customer behaviour did we expect and what actually happened? 
    • What are the key lessons and takeaways from the pandemic and what can we carry forward to improve operations, business models and client relationships?
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  • 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    • How can you best structure your global and regional marketing teams to meet the needs of your local customer base whilst boosting standards across the entire business?
    • How can you best manage the diverse needs of local teams remotely, to ensure you can deliver relevant campaigns for your regional customer base?
    • How can you implement digital and cloud-based tools to improve industry knowledge, improve content creation and manage compliance across your regional and local marketing teams?
    • How can you better connect your global teams to benefit from local and global industry knowledge and best serve your customers in every region?


    *Reserved for a leading sponsor of MedForce Virtual Event

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  • Embracing Data-Driven Commercial Business Models

  • 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Dirk Abeel

    • How can you build a data governance strategy that encourages transparency between your sales and marketing departments?
    • How can you define new ways of working with data to succeed with data-first processes across your organisation?
    • How can you implement a data framework that supports your day-to-day sales and marketing operations?
    • How can you work with better work with company data to build robust commercial operations that fuel company growth?  
    • How can greater levels of internal data democracy open up future growth opportunities with customers, partners and key market players 
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  • 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    • How has the Covid-19 pandemic influenced data-driven strategies in MedTech companies?
    • What steps can you take to secure buy-in for data-driven ways of working across your sales and marketing teams? 
    • How can you streamline your data pools and digital capabilities to empower your teams with actionable insights?
    • How can you leverage data-driven insights to enable your sales and marketing teams to work in closer collaboration and support wider organisational change and working practices?


    *Reserved for a leading sponsor of MedForce Virtual Event

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  • 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

What is a Virtual Event Anyway?

Hear first hand from MedTech Sales and Marketing leaders

Listen as Medtech Sales and Marketing VPs share inside secrets on their strategies moving in 2020 and beyond

Get a Range of Insights on the Subjects that Interest You

Hear from your industry peers about their recent successes, as well as solution providers about the leading tools driving the Medtech industry forward.

Get Solutions to Pressing 
Problems

Tune into the session that makes the most sense for you.  Listen in live, or access the sessions on-demand—once you register, it’s up to you!

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Frequently Asked Questions

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