Körber highlighting pharma shop floor digital AI and MES solutions at Pharma MES Berlin

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September 12th 2023

Integrated life sciences solutions provider Körber will be a prominent presence at the upcoming Pharma MES conferencing in Berlin as sponsor, exhibitor, and keynote contributor to the agenda.

In line with its status as a leading force in Manufacturing Execution System (MES) technology and digital integration for the life sciences with solutions such as its Werum PAS-X MES Suite, Körber is Competence Partner for the 2023 conference.

Line Optimizer to create guided workflows

Its display stand at Booth 5 in the Exhibition Zone at the Berlin Maritim proArte Hotel will show the range of solutions that go to make up the Körber Ecosystem, which encompasses a wide range of products and services to support every process in pharma production. Supporting the overall theme of the 2023 event, the Körber stand team employees will for example showcase the Line Optimizer portfolio that digitally integrates processes.

Line Optimizer – Execute creates flawless, guided workflows and optimizes efficiency in production while its manage function provides transparent interface data and line connectivity. Visitors to the Körber stand will be able to experience Line Optimizer AR technology at first hand, using Hololens headsets.

The team will also live demo Körber’s PAS-X MES on stand. Thanks to its modular structure, PAS-X MES offers pre-configured standard solutions for different industry segments such as pharma, biotech, cell & gene, and CMO. It is available in a variety of deployment options ranging from on-premise to a fully managed, cloud-based Software-as-a-Service solution, helping pharma manufacturers to increase efficiency, improve productivity, and meet regulatory requirements.

Leveraging AI for the pharma shop floor

Körber will also contribute two speakers to the event.

During the later afternoon on Day Two (September 25, 1710-1810 hrs., Philipp Kläsle, Pharma Consulting VP for MES and Process Management, will join Hernan Vilas from Lonza as part of the Challenge Your Peers session. His presentation ‘AI for the pharma shop floor; the future of efficiency and quality?’ will discuss the implications of Artificial Intelligence and Generative AI for the pharma manufacturing space, reviewing imminent advances and developments and the overall maturity of these technologies.

Mr. Kläsle will also include Use Cases of Generative AI for the Pharma Shop Floor that will give participants the opportunity to explore practical applications in manufacturing, identifying areas where the technology can streamline operations and bring about notable improvements. The session will also consider how the pharma industry’s rigorous regulatory environment might affect the adoption and use of AI technologies.

MES journey at Novo Nordisk

Earlier in the day (Sept 25, 0915-0945 hrs.) Director Principal Consulting and Client Advisory for Pharma Software, Michael Hasenauer, will join Rebecca Nørgaard, System Architect for Novo Nordisk’s MES Agile Programme, in a review of a collaborative MES transformation program.

Their joint presentation ‘The role of the MES Programme CoE in Novo Nordisk’s NextGen MES journey’ will show the key role of the MES Programme Center of Excellence (CoE) in Novo Nordisk’s implementation of a Core MES solution.

This presentation offers insights into the strategies and practices driving Novo Nordisk’s successful digital transformation, including the CoE’s organizational setup and responsibilities, the standardized Core MES solution and deployment methods, the significance of process harmonization, and creation of Master Batch Record (MBR) templates.

About Körber

Körber is an international technology group with around 13,000 employees, more than 100 locations worldwide and a common goal: We turn entrepreneurial thinking into customer success and shape the technological change. In the Business Areas Digital, Pharma, Supply Chain, Technologies and Tissue, we offer products, solutions and services that inspire.

At the Körber Business Area Pharma we are delivering the difference along the pharma value chain with our unique portfolio of integrated solutions.

See: www.koerber-pharma.com

About Pharma MES Berlin 2023

The Pharma MES conference is a leading event for the rapidly expanding European biopharma Manufacturing Execution System sector, bringing together more than 150 top MES, manufacturing IT, and operations experts, professionals, and decision-makers.

The conference focuses on such issues as MES implementation, paperless manufacturing, and sharing operational intelligence.

The 2023 Pharma MES conference is a three-day event, opening September 24 at Berlin’s Maritim proArte Hotel. The meeting s a three-in-one event, co-located with the Pharma TrackTS and Pharma Maintenance conferences. The event is organised by we.CONECT with further information at: www.pharma-manufacturing-execution-system.com


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Körber highlighting pharma shop floor digital AI and MES solutions at Pharma MES Berlin

Philipp Kläsle is the expert for all things MES and Process Management at the Consulting area of Körber Pharma, liaising with clients on the efficient digitization of their production.

Körber highlighting pharma shop floor digital AI and MES solutions at Pharma MES Berlin

Michael Hasenauer, Director Principal Consulting & Client Advisory Software, helps customers in the pharma, biotech and cell & gene industries to define goals and strategies for their digital transformation journey using Körber’s PAS-X portfolio.