As product pipelines become thinner, and pressure to get the most out of dwindling resources increases, pharmaceutical portfolio and product lifecycle management becomes an imperative part of a companyís approach to maximizing ROI. Not only must managers carefully strategize in relation to the productís strengths against competitors and also in such a way to compliment the overall company portfolio, but they must also balance the crucial factors of regulatory change in patent protection, risk mitigation, effective R&D resource allocation in order to achieve an integrated approach to effective portfolio and PLCM.
Now in its 6th year, SMi Groups Pharmaceutical Portfolio & Product Life-Cycle Management is a well established meeting ground for such managers and directors who are faced with the task of managing the pipeline in a way that acknowledges the above mentioned factors and more. In the close up environment that our conferences provide, you can expect to discuss with some of the leading professionals in the field the best way to approach this difficult task. In a showcase of effective approaches from many of the largest pharmaceutical companies, you can be sure to learn much of value to yourself, and to your organization.