Conference Overview

The Global Clinical Trials Connect 2024 will provide a platform to discuss on the futuristic advancements in clinical trials and clinical research. This multidisciplinary program involves broad participation of people from clinical trials community from around the globe who are focused on learning more about clinical research, clinical trials planning and management.


The Pharma and Bio-Tech companies are consistently evolving and new clinical studies, technologies and advancements in care and treatments have augmented the efficiency and at the same time the complexity of clinical trials has increased, with tests being carried out in a highly structured and closely coordinated manner. It is high time that we look into innovative strategies, new technologies, effective and quality collaborations to address these issues, which can cater to the needs of the patient and the industry.


This conference intends to focus on the global health and clinical trials around the world. Bioethics, regulations, patient recruitment, site selection, real-world data, data integration & Strategy, outsourcing, vendor management, quality (QbD) in Trial Conduct, risk-based monitoring, clinical auditing & financial planning and other significant topics that play a key role in clinical trials will be addressed along with innovative sessions on new technologies, effective and quality collaborations.

This program will certainly educate health care scientists on trial design, operations, organizing trials, research computing, regulatory aspects, report on clinical trials and gain a better knowledge of the implications of clinical trials in prevention, diagnosis, clinical trial-related ethics and disease treatments.


The summit will facilitate an invaluable networking opportunities with decision makers and focus on real case studies, insightful presentations and round tables.


It gives us a great pleasure in welcoming you to the Global Clinical Trials Connect 2024.



  • Patient Recruitment and Site selection
  • Innovative trial designs
  • Partnership & Collaboration - Sponsors, CROs, Sites and External Vendors
  • Patient centric clinical trials
  • Making Patient Engagement a Reality
  • New innovations in Patient Recruitment planning and execution on a clinical trial
  • Outsourcing strategies and models
  • Electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment and Electronic Patient Reported Outcome
  • Streamlined IRT development process
  • Pharmacovigilance & Clinical Trials
  • Post-Clinical Trial closed communities
  • How to future proof your clinical operations
  • Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Trials
  • Implementing Risk Based Monitoring
  • Streamlining R&D and lower costs in clinical trials
  • Adaptive Trial Model
  • Clinical Trial Auditing
  • Real World Clinical Trial Strategies
  • Data Quality & Technology
  • Clinical Data Strategy & Analytics
  • Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Systems
  • Decentralised Clinical Trials
  • Clinical Technology and Driving Innovation
  • M-Health, Wearable and Consumer Technology
  • Big-Data, IoT and Artificial Intelligence in Clinical trials
  • Blockchain technology for improving clinical research quality




This event is designed for senior level attendees from various companies including Pharmaceutical, Bio-Tech, Bio-Pharma, CRO’s, Investigative Sites, Solution provider and Government institutions.


Attendees includes VPs, GMs, Directors, Heads and Managers of

  • Clinical Trials
  • Clinical Study Management
  • Clinical Operations
  • Clinical Research
  • Patient Organizations
  • Patient Recruitment
  • Outsourcing
  • Vendor Management
  • Site Management
  • Site Monitoring
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Clinical Data Management
  • Risk Monitoring
  • EDC
  • Clinical/Digital Innovation
  • Clinical Design/Protocol design/ Strategy makers
  • Clinical Research Sites
  • CROs and CMOs
  • Hospitals/ Associations
  • Regulatory affairs 





pharmaceutical companies



There are plenty of opportunities to position yourself as a thought leader & showcase your company.

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Become a Speaker

Tuesday - 28th May 2024

  • 08:00
  • Registration & Refreshments

    Kick off your conference experience by checking in at our registration desk. Collect your event materials and enjoy a selection of refreshments. It's the perfect time to mingle with fellow attendees and set the tone for an engaging and informative event

  • 08:50
  • Welcome Address & Chairperson’s opening remarks

    Begin your conference journey with a warm welcome from our esteemed Chairperson

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess Chief Compliance and Regulatory Officer

Enhancing Efficiency through Streamlined Clinical Trials

  • 09:00
  • Data-Enabled Recruitment to Clinical Trials and How Real-World Data Can Enhance Clinical Trial Outcomes and Safety Monitoring

    Tim Williams

    Tim Williams Head of Interventional Research - CPRD
    Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

  • 09:25
  • Integrating Blockchain into clinical research

    Jose Manuel Cervera Grau

    Jose Manuel Cervera Grau Executive Director
    Eli Lilly

  • 09:50
  • Ensuring Compliance and Inspection Readiness Through Effective Risk Management

    Miguel Valenzuela

    Miguel Valenzuela Associate Director Clinical Operations - RBQM+
    Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

  • 10:15
  • Sustainability by Design in Clinical Trials – Why sustainability matters for patients and for business resilience

    Carly Santer

    Carly Santer Strategic Initiatives Project Leader & Sustainability Activator

  • 10:40
  • Business Card Exchange with Morning Coffee/Tea & Discussion

    Network over morning coffee or tea, exchanging business cards or using our app's QR code scanner for easy contact sharing. A prime moment for engaging discussions and new connections



  • 10:50
  • Forging Successful Global Research Partnership in Southeast Asia - Universiti Malaya Medical Centre's Experience

    Prof. Dr. Ho Gwo Fuang

    Prof. Dr. Ho Gwo Fuang Consultant clinical oncologist
    Clinical Investigation Centre, UMMC

  • 11:20
  • Partnership & Collaboration - Sponsors, CROs, Sites and External Vendors

    • Working to create a positive, mutually beneficial environment and relationship between working partners.
    • Reaping the benefits of strategic collaborations to achieve efficiency, consistency, and reliability.
    • Achieving preferred providership with a sponsor company

    Dex Bilkic

    Dex Bilkic Director, Alliance Management

  • 11:50
  • Advancing Patient Safety Through Inclusive Clinical Trials: Harnessing Real-World Data Directly from Source

    Claire Williams

    Claire Williams Head of Pharmacovigilance and Regulatory Services
    NorthWest EHealth

  • 12:20
  • Advanced Analytic Technologies for Patient Recruitment Planning and Trial Optimization

    Volodymyr Anisimov

    Volodymyr Anisimov Data Science Associate Director, Data Science, Centre for Design & Analysis

  • 12:50
  • Luncheon & Networking - Explore, Engage with Your Peers, and Connect at Our Exhibitor Booths

    Enjoy a luncheon while networking with peers and exploring exhibitor booths. This is an ideal time to engage with industry leaders, delve into innovative solutions, and forge valuable connections in a collaborative atmosphere.



  • 13:30
  • Sponsor centric to Patient centric framework - Improving patient recruitment & enhancing their involvement

    • Patient recruitment and engagement tools
    • Challenges and Barriers – How to overcome it?
    • New models will have to emerge to support data sharing while protecting patient privacy
    • How to tackle the lack of regulatory guidance?

    Katerina Davradou

    Katerina Davradou Associate Director, Clinical Research Manager
    MSD Greece

  • 14:00
  • End-to-End management of critical quality factors across a vaccine study/program

    Magali Traskine

    Magali Traskine Associate Director, Central Monitoring

  • 14:30
  • Panel discussion: Critical Success Factors while Planning for Site Selection and Patient Recruitment

    • Discover sites with a demonstrated track record of good execution in trials
    • Study and site staff with solid certifications to expand the likelihood of powerful enrolment and an effective trial.
    • Factors such as disease prevalence rates, treatment practices, regulatory requirements and statistical considerations must be considered.
    • Access to subject population with the required eligibility criteria
    • Network within industries

    Diane Driver

    Diane Driver Head Program Delivery

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess Chief Compliance and Regulatory Officer

    Volodymyr Anisimov

    Volodymyr Anisimov Data Science Associate Director, Data Science, Centre for Design & Analysis

    Poonam Rihel

    Poonam Rihel Vice President Clinical Operations
    Novo Nordisk

  • 15:00
  • EU-PEARL: An EU patient-centric clinical trial platform

    Nadir Ammour

    Nadir Ammour Global Lead, Clinical Innovation & External Partnership

  • 15:30
  • Recharge with Tea or Coffee While Networking

    Refresh with a tea or coffee break, using this time to continue networking. It's a perfect opportunity to discuss ideas, share experiences, and connect with fellow attendees in a relaxed setting.



  • 15:50
  • Patient Engagement in Clinical Development - A look at what the UK are doing to bring patients to the forefront of study design

  • 16:20
  • Patient Involvement and Patient Reported Outcomes. Does it make a difference?

    Regine Buffels

    Regine Buffels Principal Global Medical Affairs Director
    Hoffmann-La Roche

  • 16:50
  • Panel Discussion: The Future of Patient-Centricity in Clinical Trials - Embedding a patient-centric approach to clinical trial design

    • How to integrate patient feedback into clinical trial design effectively.
    • The role of digital health technologies in enhancing patient engagement and experience.
    • Strategies for maintaining communication and trust with participants throughout the trial.
    • The impact of patient-centric approaches on trial outcomes and drug development timelines.
    • Ethical considerations and data privacy in a patient-centered model.

    Diane Driver

    Diane Driver Head Program Delivery

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess

    Nancy Meyerson-Hess Chief Compliance and Regulatory Officer

    Nadir Ammour

    Nadir Ammour Global Lead, Clinical Innovation & External Partnership

    Sophie Wintrich

    Sophie Wintrich Patient Advocacy Connector
    Patient Co-Next

  • 17:20
  • The Role of Investigator-Initiated Trials in Leveraging Real-World Evidence

    Viraj Rajadhyaksha

    Viraj Rajadhyaksha Area Medical Director

  • 17:50
  • Interactive Breakout Round Table Discussion

    All the participants will have a great opportunity to discuss and explore a selection of most interesting topics discussed during the conference in small groups with their industry colleagues in an informal setting.

    Table 1 - Revolutionizing Patient Recruitment: Strategies for Today’s Digital World 
    Exploring the intersection of digital marketing, social media, and patient advocacy in enhancing recruitment efficiency. 

    Table 2 - Mastering the Art of Site Selection: Balancing Technology, Geography, and Patient Access 
    Delving into the criteria and tools that can optimize site selection for diverse and technologically advanced clinical trials. 

    Table 3 - Harnessing Data Science: The New Frontier in Trial Design and Real-World Evidence 
    Discussing the transformative potential of big data analytics, AI, and real-world evidence in the design and execution of clinical trials. 

    Table 4 - The Evolving Landscape of Clinical Trial Regulations: Global Perspectives and Harmonization 
    Navigating the complexities of international regulatory environments and striving for a harmonized approach to global clinical trials. 

    Table 5- Patient-Centricity in Clinical Trials: More Than Just a Buzzword? 
    Evaluating the real-world application of patient-centric approaches in trial design, conduct, and outcomes.

    Table 6- Innovation in Trial Monitoring and Quality Assurance: Risk-Based Approaches and Beyond 
    Examining the latest methodologies in risk-based monitoring, quality by design, and the role of clinical auditing in ensuring trial integrity.

  • 18:20
  • Chairperson’s Closing Remark

    End the conference with the Chairperson's closing remarks, summarizing key insights and leaving attendees with final thoughts to inspire ongoing engagement and action.

  • 18:30
  • Networking Drinks Session - Unwind with Evening Drinks and Engaging Conversations

    Wrap up the day with evening drinks and lively conversations. A relaxed setting to network, share insights from the day, and enjoy the company of fellow attendees.

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