The 15th TechNet Conference took place on October 16-20, 2017 in Cascais, Portugal. The theme of the conference was: "Building the next generation of immunization supply chains". This page provides a list of important conference resources: photos, video recordings of plenary presentations, presentation slides, and posters displayed in the Project Gallery. You can also browse and download conference resources on Dropbox. For the conference agenda and full list of participants, please refer to the TechNet Conference Guide.

The resources are listed by days:

 

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Day One: Conference opening (October 16, 2017)

Plenary

Welcome remarks, Patrick Lydon (WHO)
https://youtu.be/ymIefBc5vrs?t=8m13s

Welcome remarks, Oleg Benes (WHO EURO)
https://youtu.be/ymIefBc5vrs?t=11m58s

Next-generation immunization supply chains are needed to achieve immunization and health systems goals; moderators: Ousmane Dia (UNICEF), Chris Wright (JSI), Alan Brooks (Gavi)
https://youtu.be/ymIefBc5vrs?t=22m

Building a movement for advancing towards the next generation of immunization supply chains; moderator: Laura Herman (FSG)
https://youtu.be/ymIefBc5vrs?t=5116

Making the most out of the conference - the agenda for dummies, Patrick Lydon (WHO)
https://youtu.be/ymIefBc5vrs?t=9027 

Photos

TC2017 - Opening ceremony

Welcome reception photos

TC2017 - Reception

 

Day Two: Challenges, successes and lessons learnt (October 17, 2017)

Videos - Morning

Opening remarks, Patrick Lydon (WHO)
https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=2m24s

India’s experience in putting the building blocks together to attain high vaccine availability, Pradeep Haldar (Ministry of Health, India)
https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=5m55s

New technologies and management interventions that are enabling potent vaccine availability in Nigeria
Bervery Chawaguta (UNICEF Nigeria) https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=42m36s
Kikelomo Lambo (CHAI Nigeria) https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=49m29s

Directing expertise toward redesigning Pakistan’s immunization supply chain, Arshad Chandio (Ministry of Health, Pakistan)
https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=1h14m41s

Creating an enabling environment: from local to global, Alan Brooks (Gavi)
https://youtu.be/CFoVODiHbNE?t=1h36m38s

Videos - Afternoon

Exploring the opportunity for collaboration in a country context, Laura Herman, Flynn Lebus (FSG)
www.youtube.com/embed/ioX_DSOWMWY?rel=0&start=771

Photos

TC2017 - Day Two

 

Day Three: Innovative solutions and approaches to address challenges (October 18, 2017)

Videos - Morning

Opening remarks
https://youtu.be/HeIp_NRi1Ww?t=4m27s

CTC myth-busters Moderator: Anna-Lea Kahn (WHO). Sople Ruth Coulibaly (Ministry of Health, Côte d’Ivoire), Joe Woodring (WHO WPRO)
https://youtu.be/HeIp_NRi1Ww?t=5m57s

Introducing new technology standards to solve immunization potency challenges Isaac Gobina (WHO)
https://youtu.be/HeIp_NRi1Ww?t=39m31s

Interested in Drones? Consider this Judith Sherman (UNICEF Malawi)
https://youtu.be/HeIp_NRi1Ww?t=1h1m24s

The journey of continuous immunization supply chain improvement Kaleb Brownlow (Gates Foundation), Patrick Lydon (WHO)
https://youtu.be/HeIp_NRi1Ww?t=1h31m55s

Videos - Afternoon

Pitch Fest on innovations in data use and visibility; moderator: Maeve Magner (SCM Advisory Services)
https://youtu.be/G5rS3PeLY64?t=3m21s

Photos

TC2017 - Day Three

 

Day Four: Getting practical on how to implement solutions (October 19, 2017)

Videos - Morning

Technical solutions alone will not solve vaccine availability: the need to create a data driven culture Unaiza Hadi (WHO Pakistan), Jonathan Mollel (Ministry of Health, Tanzania), Alice Muga (Ministry of Health, Kenya) https://youtu.be/tJGU8Nyh8Gw?t=16m17s

Uganda’s successes in improving cold chain maintenance and management Brian Atuhaire (PATH Uganda)
https://youtu.be/tJGU8Nyh8Gw?t=41m9s

Convincing my boss to say “Yes”: How to advocate, engage, and get stakeholder buy-in Eomba Motomoke (VillageReach, Democratic Republic of the Congo), Guylain Kaya (Ministry of Health, Democratic Republic of the Congo)
https://youtu.be/tJGU8Nyh8Gw?t=1h5m43s

Reframing the narrative: sustainable energy for immunization supply chain and health Kyaw Kan Kaung (Ministry of Health, Myanmar)
https://youtu.be/tJGU8Nyh8Gw?t=1h39m45s 

Videos - Afternoon

Gaming App – How to improve your supply chain management skills, Yasmin Chandani (JSI)

Photos

TC2017 - Day Four

 

Day Five: Building a future coalition for collaborative action (October 20, 2017)

Videos - Morning

From ideas to action: the way forward, together, Dmitri Davydov (UNICEF)
https://youtu.be/pXFak3SgawA?t=8m22s

Videos - Afternoon

A Call to Action for the next generation of immunization supply chains; moderators: Ousmane Dia (UNICEF), Emma Stewart (PATH)
https://youtu.be/nsVavb9ohuM?t=4m

Photos

TC2017 - Day Five

 

Project Gallery posters

AOV International

  • Freeze-safe vaccine carrier

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Pharmaceuticals Fund and Supply Agency;John Snow, Inc.

Bull City Learning

Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI)

Federal Ministry of Ethiopia

Field Intelligence

GlaxoSmithKline

Hunter Global Tracking

John Snow, Inc.

Logistimo

Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit; University of Oxford

Sharif Tarasheh Research Center

  • 3D temperature mapping for cold chain management on the cloud

Sure Chill

UNICEF

United Nations Development Programme

VillageReach

World Health Organization

 

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