DuPont Protection Solutions Announces Partnership with IQPC for the 14th Annual Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Global Forum

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The World’s Largest Event for Temperature Controlled Life Science Supply Chains

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The Global Forum continues to be the leading event for temperature-controlled life science supply chains, and we’re pleased to have DuPont partner with us to help make the event a success.

DuPont Protection Solutions (DuPont) announced today that they are proud to sponsor the 14th Annual Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Global Forum, Sept. 26-30 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Ma. Over 850 industry professionals will be in attendance for the conference that will address industry standards and logistical challenges, among other topics.

In its 14th installment, the Cold Chain Global Forum has significantly expanded the topic focuses, session formats, speaking faculty and vendor options to help meet the industry’s emerging and ongoing challenges for 2016 and beyond.

This year, there will be more than 100 speakers including industry leaders such as Steve Todd, senior GDP inspector at MHRA; Christopher Wallace, senior director, International Supply Chain Operations at Sanofi Genzyme; Terry Carrico, vice president, Corporate Security & Safety at McKesson; Bill McGillian, associate director, Logistics at Merck; and Rajesh Pednekar, head of Distribution at Pfizer India.

“We’re thrilled to head back to Boston once again for the Cold Chain Global Forum,” said Claudia Rubino, divisional director – Cold Chain Portfolio, IQPC. “The Global Forum continues to be the leading event for temperature-controlled life science supply chains, and we’re pleased to have DuPont partner with us to help make the event a success.”

The event is designed to include eight pre-conference workshops, two in-depth master classes, two days of main conference sessions, roundtable discussions and panel discussions, and more than 14 hours of networking to discuss the most important challenges and most effective strategies and solutions within the cold chain industry.

DuPont will be featured in the comprehensive expo hall, featuring DuPont’s newest offering Tyvek® Xtreme™ W50, designed to bridge the gap between single-skin thermal covers and bulky thermal covers. DuPont™ Tyvek® Cargo Covers offer better control of temperature and moisture in shipments than traditional blankets and plastic wraps, which makes them ideal for shippers of perishables such as pharmaceutical, fruit, vegetable and floral products. Tyvek® Cargo Covers help reduce spoilage of perishables and help pharmaceuticals get to patients safely, For Greater Good™. For Greater Good™ is the promise of the DuPont™ Tyvek® brand. Tyvek® can provide the trusted protective barrier people need to worry less so they can focus on accomplishing bigger things – making the greater good possible.

IQPC produces 1,500 global events that are custom-tailored to the unique needs of business executives. Founded in 1973, IQPC leverages an office network that spans six continents and a wealth of intellectual capital to provide an unparalleled portfolio of conferences and seminars. For more information, please visit http://www.iqpc.com

DuPont Protection Solutions is a global leader in products and solutions that protect what matters – people, structures and the environment – and enables its customers to win through unique capabilities, global scale and iconic brands. DuPont™ Kevlar® helps protect law enforcement officers, military personnel, athletes and astronauts; DuPont™ Nomex® helps protect firefighters, industrial workers and race car drivers, as well as mass transit and wind energy systems; DuPont™ Tyvek® helps protect chemical industrial workers, as well as sterile medical devices and building construction; and DuPont™ Corian® resists the growth of bacteria to help protect hospital patients against infection. For more information about DuPont Protection Solutions visit: http://www.dupont.com/protection-solutions.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit http://www.dupont.com.

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9/6/16

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Linnette Lopez
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