Fall 2014 - Conference Preview

Fall 2014 - Conference Preview

Fall is a busy time. For some, it is the end of summer holiday, schools go back in session, and business ramps up to meet year-end objectives. True to style, UBC’s conference season ramps up as well. In the remainder of 2014 we will attend more than 20 industry event in 9 countries, with speakers discussing a number of topics that span the product lifecycle. We hope you have the time to join us! Our Conference & Webinars page lists all of our upcoming engagements. Here are a few highlights of our fall schedule: 

Pinsonault Fall Managed Markets Summit – September 17 – 19, Scottsdale, AZ
A bi-annual favorite, Pinsonault’s Managed Markets Summit educates U.S. managed care professionals on the current industry landscape, hot topics at hand, and challenges being faced. UBC will once again bring a strong presence to the conference with three presenters who will cover sessions on specialty pharmacy contracting, patient engagement through adherence, and reimbursement solutions as an integrated offering.

Arena Outsourcing in Clinical Trials - New England  – October 7 – 8, Boston, MA
Arena is known for providing an engaging and informative series of clinical trial outsourcing conferences to regions across the U.S. and Europe. The New England conference is touted as their flagship event, with an attendance of more than 400 industry professionals in 2013. UBC’s Patient & Physician Services experts are excited to share best practices in Get Ready, Get Set: 10 Steps to Take During Start-Up.

CBI Real-Time Benefit Verification & ePrior Authorization – October 23 – 24, San Francisco, CA
As Healthcare Reform ushers in a wave of newly insured Americans, the fight for better health plans and services is increasing. Access to patient information, such as prior authorization and benefit coverage can greatly impact access to therapies and patient experience.  As these challenges come to the forefront, CBI convenes key stakeholders during this summit to address solutions such as ePrior Authorization and new industry technologies. UBC’s eEnablement and ACA expert Scott Dulitz knows that providing patient assistance and access under the ACA has its challenges.  On Friday, October 24th, he will be moderating the panel: Integrate eEnablement Technology into Patient Support Programs.

EXL – Procurement & Outsourcing for Life Sciences Congress – October 16 – 17, Philadelphia, PA
Now more than ever the task of sourcing services may seem insurmountable. The increase in vendors hosting global capabilities makes options virtually limitless. EXL’s upcoming conference will address these current challenges and provide guidance to ensure success. In addition to sponsoring the event, UBC’s Vice President, Global Pharmaceutical Business Development, Kevin Cast, will present: Building Synergies with Your Vendor across the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain. Join his presentation on Thursday, October 16th at 2:45 p.m.

ISPOR 17th Annual European Congress – November 8 – 12, Amsterdam, Netherlands
With an attendance of 3,800 and more than 2,300 abstract submissions, the ISPOR EU Congress will again be one of the largest annual forums for HEOR professionals. The event allows industry thought leaders to continue the discussion on real-world evidence best practices and regulations, as well as share recent study findings. UBC is contributing expert scientific research through eight abstracts presentations.

Be sure to mark your calendars for these events and check our Conferences & Webinars page throughout 2014 for updated information. Contact us if you are attending any of these events and would like to meet. We look forward to connecting with you!