The Merck Healthcare Business to Keynote Veeva R&D Summit Europe

May 15, 2019 Off By BusinessWire

More than 500 life sciences professionals and industry experts to
showcase advances for speeding product development

BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href="" target="_blank"gt;#lifescienceslt;/agt;–Veeva
(NYSE:VEEV) will host the 2019
Veeva R&D Summit, Europe
from June 11-13 in Barcelona, bringing
together the world’s most innovative life sciences companies. The fourth
annual event will feature more than 30 speakers from leading global
pharmaceutical companies and emerging biotechs, including AstraZeneca,
Bayer, Horizon, and UCB. Keynotes and breakout sessions will showcase
the latest advancements in unifying systems and processes in clinical,
regulatory, and quality for faster product development.

Dr. Jacques Mascaro, senior vice president and head of regulatory
affairs and R&D quality at the Healthcare business of the Merck Group,
is the featured keynote speaker at this year’s event. He will share
Merck Healthcare’s vision to streamline drug development processes with
unified and connected suites of applications across research and

This year’s agenda also features 28 sessions on optimizing trial
performance, modernizing quality management, and transforming regulatory
operations, including:

  • AstraZeneca sharing best practices for modernizing clinical
    operations and streamlining trial execution with a unified suite of
  • Novo Nordisk explaining how they modernized and simplified a
    fragmented system landscape for controlled content management –
    eliminating IT risks and gaining greater business value.
  • GE Healthcare discussing lessons learned in regulatory
    transformation, from improving the planning process to streamlining
    cross-functional business processes and measuring success.

2019 Veeva R&D Summit, Europe is sponsored by Accenture, Deloitte, NNIT,
Valiance, CGI, Eagle Productivity Solutions, fme AG, PwC Germany, SDL,
BASE life science, Epista Life Sciences, Ideagen, INCONSULT, Kinapse,
and LPW Training.

The event is open to Veeva customers and invited guests. Learn more,
register, and view the agenda at

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About Veeva Systems
Veeva Systems Inc. is the leader in
cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to
innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva serves more
than 700 customers, ranging from the world’s largest pharmaceutical
companies to emerging biotechs. Veeva is headquartered in the San
Francisco Bay Area, with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia,
and Latin America. For more information, visit


Roger Villareal
Veeva Systems
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Kiran May
Veeva Systems
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