Case Study: Implementing Risk-Mitigated Sourcing and Procurement Strategies to Guarantee Robust, Reliable Materials Supply

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
day: Day One


  • Diversifying the supplier base and discussing the pros and cons of single vs. dual sourcing
  • Carrying out risk assessments in key reagents and materials, and implementing risk-mitigation
  • Highlighting the volatility and competition for supply in the cell therapy niche, and how to deal with lead time instability and backorders
  • Creating robust supply agreements, sharing top tips on managing suppliers to secure projected volumes and negotiate lead times