News | July 20, 2017

Outsourced Pharma Announces San Diego Conference Session Update


Pfizer Global Supply VP, Thomas P. Wilson, to Lead Interactive Discussion

Outsourced Pharma announces an agenda and panelist update for its Outsourced Pharma San Diego conference to be held in La Jolla on August 22 – 23 2017, at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla. Outsourced Pharma is a conference designed for executives at pharma and biotech sponsor companies who rely on contract development and manufacturing organizations to bring their products to market.

The conference's most recent update regards the session Spotlight Leadership Company: Pfizer Global Supply. Today, Outsourced Pharma is announcing that Thomas P. Wilson, Vice President, Contract Manufacturing Operations, Pfizer Global Supply, a 25-year veteran of Pfizer, and former US Air Force captain, will sit down with conference chair and chief editor Louis Garguilo. The pair will talk about Wilson's experiences in drug development and manufacturing outsourcing, and offer some best practices, advice, and actionable information for drug owners and service providers alike.

Louis Garguilo, Outsourced Pharma Event Chair and Chief Editor of, said, "Tom is a much respected industry veteran who has vast expertise on such challenges as the vetting process for onboarding CMOs into the Pfizer supply chain network and the strenuous process to attain new vendor relationships. We are honored to have him at Outsourced Pharma San Diego."

Outsourced Pharma enters its fourth year hosting thought-leadership conferences and exhibitions that provide discussions of best practices and practical applications of outsourcing skills, with an open format for panel and audience interaction. This San Diego event will focus on emerging pharmaceutical and biotech companies with their counterparts from contract development and manufacturing organizations (CDMs/CMOs).

For the full agenda and speaker biographies, visit

Outsourced Pharma Conference and Exhibition Dates:

August 22-23, 2017 | San Diego
October 17-18, 2017 | San Francisco

Outsourced Pharma provides comprehensive analysis and exclusive content from thought leaders for the advancement of global outsourcing of drug development and manufacturing. We offer readers of our website and participants of our conferences – our Outsourced Pharma community – a deeper exploration and understanding of the relationships between pharmaceutical and biotechnology organizations with their service providers, and an open channel of communication.

About Outsourced Pharma Conferences
Outsourced Pharma Conference & Exhibition is a vibrant forum for thought-leadership and the application of best practices for professionals engaged in outsourcing drug development and manufacturing. These conferences and exhibitions form a community for networking and discussing topics most relevant to sponsor-provider partnerships and supply-chain management, within an open format that promotes panel and attendee interaction.

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