BCD M&E appoints vice president for Life Sciences Centre of Excellence

BCD Meetings & Events has appointed John Gilbert as vice president of its Life Sciences Centre of Excellence, to help clients to fulfill their unique meetings requirements.

John Gilbert, new vp of Life Sciences Centre of Excellence
John Gilbert, new vp of Life Sciences Centre of Excellence

Gilbert has more than 20 years of experience working with clients, including inVentiv Health, GSK, Wyeth and Yamanouchi Pharma. He also has commercial experience in managing sales, marketing and regulatory affairs.

The Life Sciences division of BCD M&E works with companies to handle the unique needs of healthcare provider meetings, such as capturing the data around transfers of value to HCPs and speaker bureau management. It also provides full-service meeting planning,strategic meetings management services, and go-to-market strategies.

Historically, companies in the sector have had to partner with multiple service providers to fulfill their complex business needs.


 See more on BCD M&E:

BCD M&E acquires Zibrant

Exclusive: 5 things we know about BCD M&E's acquisition of Zibrant

 


Commenting on his appointment, Gilbert said: "As we further develop our global footprint in the life sciences, I look forward to producing solutions for global clients who need a company that understands the cultural nuances as well as business and technical differences in each market. We have a service offering that simplifies the lives of clients in the life sciences who need to comply with things such as HCP requirements and TOV data capture – it’s rewarding to be their solution."


 More:

BCD Meetings & Events records profit boost on turnover loss

BCD Meetings & Events expands team 

• For more breaking news and in-depth features, sign up to C&IT Magazine's daily Newstracker here


Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Register now
Already registered?
Sign in
Campfire conferences should replace hotels, buffets and PowerPoint

Campfire conferences should replace hotels, buffets and PowerPoint

Scrap the traditional conference and get delegates out in the wild for a memorable experience, says Top Banana's Emma Collins.

Case study: Mercedes-Benz at Yabuli China Entrepreneurs Forum 2019

Case study: Mercedes-Benz at Yabuli China Entrepreneurs Forum 2019

China's best and brightest entrepreneurs got an in-depth look at the Mercedes-Benz S-Class at the annual conference.

In pictures: The Biltmore, Mayfair to open in September

In pictures: The Biltmore, Mayfair to open in September

Following a multi-million-pound redevelopment, The Biltmore is set to become London's latest luxury hotel.

Activities and hotels in stylish Scandinavia

Activities and hotels in stylish Scandinavia

A look at what the capital cities of Sweden, Faroe Islands and Denmark have to offer.

How event apps can wreck your social media impact

How event apps can wreck your social media impact

Customised event apps can 'silo' your social media amplification, a report from a specialist tech agency has found.

'Best of the Best' hotels and hoteliers chosen by luxury travel network

'Best of the Best' hotels and hoteliers chosen by luxury travel network

The ten winners of Virtuoso's 2019 awards chosen by 20,000 professional travel advisors.

5 inspiring sports stadiums for events

5 inspiring sports stadiums for events

International sporting arenas that offer impeccable facilities and special experiences for your delegates.

New event space opens at Southampton Science Park

New event space opens at Southampton Science Park

Venue has capacity for 200 people and is close to major road and rail links, as well as Southampton Airport.

Will outer space become a giant leap for incentives?

Will outer space become a giant leap for incentives?

Astronaut and associate professor of space physics Suzie Imber says the reality of travel beyond our planet is close.

8 activities in... Mauritius

8 activities in... Mauritius

Home to white sands, rum punch, high-octane water sports and natural wonders.

LATEST JOBS