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MEDICAL DEVICES & DIAGNOSTICS 4 December
2009

Sales and Marketing


Excellence 2010
Grow and retain talent, respond to the changing healthcare
environment and sustain high growth
Two day conference I 17-18 March 2010 I Regent’s Park Marriott, London

 Pricing and Reimbursement: Benchmark your marketing strategies against our


Develop sophisticated strategies that deliver EXPERT SPEAKERS
maximum profit including:

 Launch phase strategy: Find out how to


Boston Scientific
VP CRM Marketing,
future-proof your European go-to-market EMEA
Marta Antonucci
plans

 ‘Added value’ services: Discover what adding


DePuy, a Johnson &
Johnson company
VP of Marketing
Raphael Pascaud
value really means for your products

 The Procurement Perspective: Maximise


Cordis, a Johnson &
Johnson company
VP of Marketing
your procurement-supplier relationships to Nadav Tomer ™

keep ahead of the pack Philips Healthcare


VP Sales &
Marketing
Margrit Lelieveld
20+ senior speakers Veran Medical
12+ hours of networking Technologies
Director of Sales
100+ attendees Les Carlson

15+ focused sessions Hospira EMEA


Director of Marketing
8+ exhibiting service providers Mark Harvie

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❜❜ Great opportunity to share best practices”


Jeff Duchemin, VP Sales, BD

The European meeting place for MDD sales and marketing professionals
SALES & MARKETING EXCELLENCE CONFERENCE
17 – 18 March 2010 | Regent’s Park Marriott, London

Dear
Colleague, The only meeting you’ll need
How do you convert change into opportunity – and deliver dramatically 1) The Speakers
Over 20 senior sales and marketing executives will lead the
increased sales? discussions over the two days. At this event you will hear from the
likes of Stryker, Covidien, Medtronic, Boston Scientific, Hospira…
Challenging economic climate or not, the medical devices market has and many more! You will profit from their vision, and take away
achieved an annual growth rate of 9% in the UK, France, Germany, Italy powerful new strategies and solutions to give fresh impetus to the
and Spain. And the outlook for next year is even healthier. way you tackle the challenges you face. At MDDexec Europe you
will get insight from the people who are shaping the future of the
So it’s no surprise the industry is in an optimistic mood, with two in medical device space.
every three companies asserting in a recent report that they intend to
demonstrate their confidence by increasing marketing spend during 2010.
2) The Networking
MDDexec Europe 2010 provides you with the perfect opportunity to
But the fact is, allocating increased resources is only the first step. share best practice with your industry peers, and debate the latest
Because make no mistake, achieving the maximum return on your sales hot topics on the medical device and diagnostics’ horizon. You’ll
and marketing investment is business-critical, in terms of increasing your have over 12 hours of dedicated networking time built in to the
market share – and heightening the profitability of your organisation. conference, during which you’ll rub shoulders with the sharpest
minds in sales and marketing.
So how do you ensure you’re squeezing every ounce of value from your
2010 budgets?
3) The Topics
The conference agenda has been developed through months of
The good news is that you’ll get the expert help and advice you need at a primary research speaking to senior level sales and marketing
major event for the European devices and diagnostic communities that’s executives from leading med device companies. We have gone to
about to take place in London. great lengths to ensure that we deliver a line up of the hottest
topics specific to people in your position.
Building on the success of the MDDexec’s 2009 forum in Boston, which
enabled sales and marketing executives to come together, share best
practice experiences and update their strategies, the focus now switches 4) The Case Studies
Learn through a proven formulary of sales and marketing
to what’s happening in Europe. examples, with take away best practice techniques. No other event
can deliver such knowledgeable insights and answers to key

❜❜ “An excellent first step to fill an industry gap within the medical
device sales and marketing field. The content was rich and diverse
and the event was very well organised.”
Philip Rackliffe, Sr. Director, Global Marketing, Baxter Healthcare
challenges you face.

We’ve spent months researching the agenda with key industry leaders, so
we’re confident it deals with precisely the issues that are your top
priorities right now.
❜❜
Shapes the direction of improved medical
technology and health care reform”
Ron Rush, VP Sales, Physician Reimbursement
Systems, Inc.
Leading the discussions will be 20+ senior executives from companies
such as Hospira, DePuy, Medtronic, Boston Scientific, Covidien – to name
but a few. They are tasked with delivering premium business intelligence
through case studies and best practice examples – and arming you with
the inside knowledge and tools to take back to the office.

Be part of this key discussion by taking your place amongst the European
leaders of the med device sales and marketing community.

I look forward to welcoming you to the event on 17 – 18 March 2010.

Kind regards,

Anna North
VP Europe
MDDexec
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PS. Register before 4th December 2009 and you’ll save €600! Group Search: Medical Device & Diagnostics Executives

Group discounts available, call +44 (0) 207 375 7575 for more information
Visit www.mddexec.com/saleseu2010 for more info

Summit at a glance World Class Speakers


Day One March 17th 2010
BD DePuy, a Johnson &
Country General Manager/ Johnson company
Session 1: STRATEGIC OVERVIEW
Germany Switzerland VP of Marketing
• Moving from box selling towards a true clinical solution Austria, Raphael Pascaud
provider – a journey Matthias Borst
Boston Scientific
• Lead from the front: Act today to meet tomorrow’s
bioMérieux VP CRM Marketing, EMEA
expectations
Full Lab Automation Marta Antonucci
• Where there is change there is opportunity: Capitalise on the Program Director
changing landscape – and mitigate threats Artur Aira Medtronic International
Sales Force Effectiveness
• Pricing & Reimbursement Offices: Developing sophisticated
Cook Medical Manager
strategies that deliver maximum profit
Sales and Marketing Joseph Hartzell
• The procurement perspective: The UK National Health Service Director
Keith Roland The Barts and the
• Bringing it all together: Futureproofing your European go-to-
London NHS Trust
market strategy
Hospira Director of Procurement
INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP: Go-to-market strategy: Director of Marketing EMEA & eCommerce
How do you get it right? Mark Harvie Mario Varela

Day Two March 18th 2010 Philips Healthcare Stryker


VP Sales & Marketing Director, Marketing
Session 2: SALES FORCE EFFECTIVENESS Margrit Lelieveld Excellence
Baba Awopetu
• The importance of sales force effectiveness in a price and
Cordis, a Johnson &
quality-sensitive market
Johnson company Veran Medical Technologies
• When will the product close? Know when – and how – the VP of Marketing Director of Sales
deal will close Nadav Tomer Les Carlson
• Implementing your value proposition through your sales
Covidien ZS Associates Europe
teams: What’s best practice?
eLearning Manager Managing Principal
• Today’s sales rep: The changing role and fresh challenges Anton Cush Rohan Fernando
that must be overcome
Session 3: MARKETING EXCELLENCE
• Is “added value” more than a buzz word? Or can adding value
actually give your products a clear edge? 12+ hours of networking
• Take full advantage of data, segmentation and targeting: Why
this is business-critical in the current climate of a shrinking
Over 100 leaders and innovators in sales and marketing from medical
sales force and changing legislation?
device companies will be in the same room as you and eager to
• Product launches: Achieve market success by driving uptake exchange ideas and share experiences. The design of the event
and analysing the effectiveness of your competitive maximises networking time with over 12 hours applied over the 2
positioning days. The highlight being the networking party after the close of
business on Day One of the summit, 17th March.

Maximise your time at the summit with pre-event networking

❜❜ Speakers were from very prominent


positions in their field, very well
respected.
We know that only 2 days to meet the people you want in a conference
will be pretty tough. That’s why every delegate will be able to network
online, both pre and post event on the eNetworker – think of it as your
very own LinkedIn network! So what are you waiting for? Sign-up now
and start meeting those people that can open your eyes to a new way
Dana Mooney, Educational Program Manager, Synthes
of thinking.

Have you got something to say?


Email Anna North on anorth@mddexec.com to learn more about speaking opportunities.
Day One / Conference Agenda / 17 March 2010

Session 1: STRATEGIC OVERVIEW CASE STUDY


The procurement perspective: The UK National
Moving from box selling towards a true clinical Health Service
solution provider – a journey
 Look outside the box: Really understand your care provider What – exactly – makes the NHS buy from your company?
requirements And why do NHS executives sometimes prefer to do business
 How do you overcome the challenge of adapting your with your competitors? Authoritative answers direct from the
strategy on a global scale?
 What does it take from both sides – the customer, and
horse’s mouth:

your organisation?  How is the NHS’s commercial landscape changing?


 Is it really all about the pricing – or are there other factors?
 How can you maximise your procurement-supplier
Philips Healthcare, VP Sales & Marketing, Margrit Lelieveld

Lead from the front: Act today to meet relationships to keep ahead of the pack?
tomorrow’s expectations The Barts and the London NHS Trust, Director of Procurement &
eCommerce, Mario Varela
The med device and diagnostic field continues to change
dramatically – and the future looks even more dynamic. So how
do you keep focused and on track? It’s all about aligning your
strategies, processes and people: Bringing it all together: Future-proofing your
 Future leaders: What are your immediate challenges – and European go-to-market strategy
what upcoming issues do you need to be alert to?
 Who are your customers today?  What are the prime challenges entailed in rolling out
 Who are the customers of tomorrow – and how do you get consistent strategies across Europe?
 Is it really necessary – or even desirable – to have a
their business?
 Necessary change within your organisation: How do you
achieve co-worker buy-in? different structure in each country?
bioMérieux, Full Lab Automation Program Director, Artur Aira  How can you respond effectively to the increasing power of
purchasing in decision-making, whilst continuing to
Where there is change there is opportunity: promote clinical demand for your products?
Capitalise on the changing landscape – and  What are the most common mistakes made when
mitigate threats integrating commercial or key account reps into a sales
 What’s the best way to identify a fresh range of sales and organisation – and how do you avoid them?
marketing opportunities for your particular business – and ZS Associates Europe, Managing Principal, Rohan Fernando
cash in?
 What’s happening in other industries – and how can you
harness their successes? INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP
Stryker, Director, Marketing Excellence, Baba Awopetu
Go-to-market strategy: How do you get it right?
Pricing & Reimbursement Offices: This workshop will provide a forum for discussion, with tangible
Developing sophisticated strategies that examples, frameworks and case studies to help you address
deliver maximum profit five key questions:
 What are the most important trends in the 1 How are your customers changing?
reimbursement system?

2 Who are the key decision-makers and influencers?
Why is a cost benefit method for your pricing strategy
essential in today’s market – and what essential data is 3 Will you still need clinical sales reps in three years’ time?
required to produce one?

4 Is the medical devices and diagnostics business destined to
How easily can you develop reimbursement solutions with become driven entirely by purchasing and payers?
correct pricing, cost containment and economic arguments?
 What’s the best way to help your customers convince others 5 What’s the optimum mix of clinical, commercial and
within their departments? support roles in your sales organisation?
DePuy, a Johnson & Johnson company, VP of Marketing, WORKSHOP LEADER:
Raphael Pascaud ZS Associates Europe, Managing Principal, Rohan Fernando

Experience networking opportunities that are second to none


Day Two / Conference Agenda / 18 March 2010

Session 2: SALES FORCE EFFECTIVENESS Session 3: MARKETING EXCELLENCE


The importance of sales force effectiveness in a Is “added value” more than a buzz word?
price and quality-sensitive market Or can adding value actually give your products
 Territory Management: How can you take market data, a clear edge?
 Can added value services be made to pay their way?
resources and uncovered potential to build even more
powerful territories?
 Ways to lift your segmentation criteria to the next level  Do they really bring you closer to your customers?
 What are the most profitable follow-up methods during a  How can you combine your product offerings in the most
selling cycle? effective way?
 How to visit the right customers with the right frequency  Training and consultancy services: What’s the best route
for maximum results for your organisation?
BD, Country General Manager / Germany Switzerland Austria,
Boston Scientific, VP CRM Marketing, EMEA, Marta Antonucci
Matthias Borst

When will the product close? Know when Take full advantage of data, segmentation and
– and how – the deal will close targeting: Why this is business-critical in the
 What formal steps have to happen once you have a verbal current climate of a shrinking sales force and
commitment to close the deal? changing legislation?
 Why is accurate forecasting so vital to the entire organisation?
 What are the best data sources for your company?
 How do you structure your forecast as well as your sales
force forecast?  How do you identify proven strategies that are certain to
Veran Medical Technologies, Director of Sales, Les Carlson give your company the knowledge to produce a reliable data
program?
 Understand the best way to develop segmentation criteria
 What follow-up methods during a selling cycle are likely to
Implementing your value proposition through
your sales teams: What’s best practice?
be most profitable?
 Market-led sales teams: trainee, trainer, marketer, seller  Targeting: How do you get the right messages to the right
– how do you achieve maximum performance from every customers – and avoid over-communicating?
team member?
 What does success look like?
Cook Medical, Marketing Director, Keith Roland

 Learn the secrets of selecting – and applying – the correct


technology for your sales teams Product launches: Achieve market success by
Covidien, eLearning Manager, Anton Cush
driving uptake and analysing the effectiveness
of your competitive positioning
 What are the primary launch challenges you face – and
Today’s sales rep: The changing role and fresh
challenges that must be overcome
how can you most easily overcome them?
 How can you turn your reps can into a hospital team’s  How will good resource allocation for launch and re-launch
indispensible ‘flexible resource’?
 Selling is becoming increasingly evidence-based – How are
teams cut your costs – and how much will you save?

your reps affected by this trend, and what’s the most  Benchmark Metrics: Which are right for your
effective response? company – and how do you use them to secure competitive
 Why should you place greater emphasis on territory
advantage?
management?  How can you boost customer loyalty by focusing on
 How can you accurately measure the impact of your sales customer education during the product launch phase?
and marketing messages? Hospira, Marketing Director Medical Devices EMEA,
Cordis, a Johnson & Johnson company, VP of Marketing, Nadav Tomer Mark Harvie

Fresh perspectives and practical advice you can't afford to miss


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2009 US Attendee Breakdown


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Opportunities for
Solution Providers
• Do you have something to offer sales and marketing
executives?
• Are you confident that you have the best solution on
the market?
• Do you want to meet and do business with decision  CEO/Managing Director/General Manager

makers from the medical device industry?
Head of Marketing/Marketing Director

Highlight your company’s work, raise your profile and
Commercial & Marketing Manager

network with senior med device decision makers and
peers at this years MDDexec Europe. Brand Manager / Product Manager
Exhibit and network with potential clients and partners,  PRESS

and address delegates via speaking and sponsorship
opportunities. Consultants/Solution Providers
For more information on the opportunities available,
contact Natasha Godbold on ngodbold@eyeforpharma.com
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❜❜The pharma industry has had numerous events


that focus on their needs... finally, this event filled
the need for a conference dedicated to the specific
needs of sales and marketing professionals in the
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medical device industry. ONLINE: www.mddexec.com/saleseu2010
GHX, Executive Director of Sales, Mark Lagunowich

Over 200 attended our US event in 2009, here are Group Discounts
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MEDICAL DEVICES & DIAGNOSTICS 4 December
2009

Sales and Marketing


Excellence 2010
Grow and retain talent, respond to the changing healthcare
environment and sustain high growth
Two day conference I 17-18 March 2010 I Regent’s Park Marriott, London

 Pricing and Reimbursement: Benchmark your marketing strategies against our


Develop sophisticated strategies that deliver
maximum profit
EXPERT SPEAKERS
including:

 Launch phase strategy: Find out how to


future-proof your European go-to-market plans

 ‘Added value’ services: Discover what adding


value really means for your products

 The Procurement Perspective: Maximise your


procurement-supplier relationships to keep
ahead of the pack

MEDIA PARTNERS:

❜❜ Very well managed.


Key note speakers delivered
very informative insight”
Rudi Gall, Managing Director, Raumedic

Interactive workshops + Hard-hitting keynotes + Case studies + Excellent networking opportunities