08:00

Registration (Astor Lounge)

08:00

Sponsor Hall Opens (Astor Lounge)

08:30

Opening Address (Astor A)

 09:00

Anti-Competition Statement (Astor A)

09:20

The Importance of Compliance for Business Growth and Sustainability 

Moderator:  David Ireland, Director, International Business Development, TRACE, International

10:00

How Leading Distributors Approach Compliance Today 

  • Gildas Durand, Principal, Assurance Services, French Business Network, Ernst & Young

10:40

Networking Break (Astor Lounge)

11:00

Best Practices in Distributor and Sub Distributor Due Diligence and Risk Management

  • Wes Porter, Vice President, Compliance, Wright Medical Technologies
  • Carlos Gouvea, Managing Director, CMW Saude & Tecnologia Imp e Exp Ltda

Co Moderator: Edward Buthusiem, Managing Director Corporate Compliance & Risk Management Advisory Services, Berkeley Research Group, LLC 

11:40

Update: Actions against the Illegal Marketing of Medical Devices 

12:00

Networking Lunch (Madeleine B)

13:00 Networking Break (Astor Lounge)

13:20

Case Study Analysis and Discussion:  How Would You Approach This Scenario?

Blue Card:  [Madeleine B]
Moderator: Vanessa Salinas Beckstrom, Forensic Services Director, PwC

Purple Card:  [Astor A]
Moderator: Roberto Sacasa, Forensic Services Director, PwC

13:50

Case Study Review (Astor A)

Co Moderators Case Study 1:

Co Moderator Case Study 2: 

  • C├ęsar Francisco Lara Alvarez, Regulatory Affairs Director- PwC Mexico 
  • Emma Escandon Gonzalea, Medical Services Director- PwC Mexico

14:20

Closing and Adjournment

  • Pablo Davila, President, AMID
  • Andrea Perez Figueroa, Manager Ethics & Compliance Latin America, Baxter Mexico

14:30 

Certificate Pick Up (Registration Desk, Astor Foyer)