MHRA to Demonstrate How to Meet the Needs of the EU GDP at Cold Chain Distribution 2015

SMi Group reports: SMi Group are delighted to announce that the MHRA will be presenting at the 10th annual Cold Chain Distribution 2015 in London

London, United Kingdom, August 07, 2015 --( MHRA's GDP Inspector, Cheryl Blake, will be speaking on "Review: Demonstrating how to meet the needs of the EU GDP." Highlights from the talk include:

- Discussing EU GDP with an update on the findings specific to the extension of GDP of APIs
- What are the expectations from the MHRA?
- Reviewing what differentiation between companies is being noticed regarding compliance with the regulations

10th annual Cold Chain Distribution Conference and Exhibition will be taking place in London, on the 3rd and 4th of December 2015. The 2-day event programme includes case studies, presentations and round table discussions on the key issues surrounding the global healthcare cold chain distribution process and logistic requirements for various temperature-sensitive healthcare products. Further information available at

Event attendees will examine the challenges faced in cold chain distribution and the strategies that are being implemented in the attempt to secure better practices in the pharma distribution environment. There will be interactive discussions on bridging the gap between pharma and logistics companies and managing expectation and requirements from one another in the partnership. Topics such as, the important advances in real time data logging will be assessed, in addition to compliance, GDP and best practices in the pharma distribution environment.

This year’s event also includes a fantastic networking opportunity with the leading experts in the industry consisting of drinks reception, followed by dinner.

Speakers 2015 include: Alexander Bardenstein, Technical Manager, R&D Coordinator, Packaging Section, Danish Technological Institute; Marc Sotty, Clinical Supplies – Studies & Distribution Unit Head, Sanofi R&D; Chris Wallace, Distribution Director, Genzyme; Bev Nicol, Senior Manager, Clinical Supply Logistics, Pfizer; Bob Hayes, Director, Seer Pharma; David Spillett, Key Account Director, World Courier; Hasan Jabarti, Head of Quality Assurance, Novartis; Michelle Arnot-Kruger, Cold Chain & Logistics, UNICEF; Oliver Kirby, International Transportation and Cold Chain Leader, Shire Pharmaceuticals; Thomas Grubb, Manager, Cold Chain Strategy, American Airlines; Tony Wright, Managing Director, Exelsius Cold Chain Management; Mark Edwards, Managing Director, Modalis and many more.

The complete 2-day event agenda is available on the event website

Lead Sponsor- World Courier. Sponsored by American Airlines Cargo, Berlinger, Eberspacher, ELPRO, Peli Bio Thermal, Testo, Topa Thermal Packaging.

For sponsorship inquiries, contact Alia Malick at +44 (0) 7827 6168 or email

For media inquiries, contact Julia Rotar at +44 (0) 20 7827 6088 or email

To register, contact Fateja Begum at +44 (0) 20 7827 6184 or email

Cold Chain Distribution Conference and Exhibition
London, UK
December 3rd-4th, 2015
SMi Group
Julia Rotar