Future of Pharma Innovation Workshop
2017 - Ongoing
Advised senior leadership teams from Regulatory Affairs and R&D Quality units about strategic and technological changes in the pharmaceutical industry for the next 5 years and how they might integrate innovation and sustainability into their work plans. The workshop guided senior leadership to define Merck’s approach to innovation, identify innovation requirements and define large challenges they will seek to overcome that will form the themes for their investment in innovation. The workshop facilitated strategy discussions through benchmarking exercise surveying their competitors, subsidiaries and peers in other traditional industries, exploring the range of approaches to innovation form disruptive to management and process-focused.