PING is a networking group for people across the pharmaceutical supply chain to share best practice, ideas and generally help each other during a time of great change.
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Attendees range from suppliers to pharmacists, including:
Paul Gershlick of VWV, supported by the Watford Chamber of Commerce, Watford Council and Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership. All have the objective of enhancing the region as a centre of excellence and facilitating the spread of good industry practice.
Usually nothing, but for some events there is a limited charge. Other than that, membership and attendance is free, but strictly by invitation only.
PING is based around Watford. Members who attend the quarterly roundtable meetings are from Watford, Hertfordshire and the surrounding area. Those events typically have 25 people, coming from different parts of the industry, making for a great mix and discussions from different angles. There are bigger annual seminars, attended by people from around the country and further afield. In addition, there is a PING HR Forum attended by people with HR roles in the sector to discuss issues facing them.
These PING seminars are typically attended by about 100 people from across the industry to hear presentations on hot topics affecting the industry. The gatherings make for useful networking opportunities. Past seminars have been on:
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