Driving Operational Excellence: Lean Six Sigma Integration in Complex CMO Operations

Learning Level: Advanced
Time: 1100 - 1200 EDT 
Session Length: 1 hour

This presentation will offer insights of real-life experiences from a leading CDMO, managing a diverse product portfolio in a variety of pharmaceutical dosage forms. The core focus of the presentation will illustrate how Lean Methodologies should be adapted to the pharmaceutical industrial shop floor with the imperative to maintain high-quality standards ensuring an uninterrupted supply chain and thus, customer satisfaction. Insights into managing operational complexity of the diverse CDMO environment with Integrated Lean Manufacturing methodologies:

  • Showcase of adapted Lean Manufacturing tools on the production shop floor
  • Transform of OPV&CPV programs with Six Sigma and DMAIC principles
  • Real case examples of data driven decisions enabled by Statistical Process Controls (SPC)

Learning Objectives:

  1. How going-LEAN can boost shop floor efficiency, enhance compliance, lead waste reduction and drive tangible improvements in productivity.
  2. How Six Sigma and DMAIC principles can transform an Ongoing (Continued) Process Verification program from a regulatory compliance requirement into a product- integrated continuous improvement strategy.
  3. How an integrated Statistical Process Control methodology enables data-driven decisions towards controlling manufacturing processes and thus safeguarding product quality consistency

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Faidra Angelikaki
Group Quality Product & Process Validation Manager
Famar SA