June 28, 2023

Welcome to hubXchange’s Pharma Supply Chain Xchange East Coast 2023, bringing together executives from pharma and biotech to address and find solutions to the key issues faced in pharmaceutical supply chain.

Discussion topics will cover Innovation & Optimization, Resilience, Sustainability and Transportation & Supply Disruption.

Take advantage of this unique highly interactive meeting format designed for maximum engagement, collaboration and networking with your peers.

Venue: Hilton Boston Woburn Hotel, 2 Forbes Road, Woburn MA 01801


  • Cold chain analysis, digital transformation and data science
  • Looking at the power of AI
  • Analyzing resilience enabled through SC visibility
  • Strengthening the resilience of pharmaceutical supply chains: End-to-end transparency
  • The role of SEC requirements in reporting
  • As pharma supply chain professionals, what impact can we make?
  • CDMO selection & how that can differ for large and small pharma
  • Impact of supply chain disruption response & supply chain performance on shortage management

Full Xchange Agenda

Click on each track for detailed agenda

Innovation & Optimization

Titles and Bullets
08:00 – 08:30
08:30 – 09:00

Opening Address & Keynote Presentation
Uncovering vulnerabilities: the power of mapping your supply chain to strengthen your strategy

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed how little organizations know about their supply chains and underscored that vulnerabilities can’t be mitigated if we don’t know they exist. Building agile and resilient supply chains requires a complete, accurate, and current view of every supplier from Tier-1 to Tier N.

Senior Customer Success Manager, Sourcemap

Kerry brings 7 years of experience in Customer Success and overseeing the lifecycle of best in class solutions for our pharmaceutical clients. She is passionate about traceability, transparency, and the customer experience.

Kerry Stahlin
09:05 – 10:05

Material Supply Strategies in the “New Normal”

  • Why do we need a “New Normal”
  • What can we do about it?
  • How can we prevent the things we can’t control?

Director of Materials
Management, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

Jim Marshall is currently the Director of Supply Chain at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals overseeing material planning, procurement, and third-party warehousing/logistics. He joined the Alnylam team in January 2022 and continues to transform the lives of patients as part of the world’s leading RNAi company. Jim’s experience includes over 20 years of Supply Chain Management with Alnylam, Genzyme, Sanofi, and Bristol Myers Squibb. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and holds a lifetime accreditation as a Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) from the Institute of Supply Management.

Jim Marshall
10:10 – 10:40
1-2-1 Meetings/Networking Break
10:40 – 11:10
1-2-1 Meetings / Networking Break
11:10 – 11:20
Morning Refreshments
12:20 – 13:20

Networking Lunch

13:20  13:50
1-2-1 Meetings / Networking Break
13:50  14:20
1-2-1 Meetings / Networking Break
15:25  16:25
Evening Drinks Reception


Pharma Supply Chain Xchange | East Coast 2023