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Global State of Information Security® Survey 2013
The 10th annual Global State of Information Security® Survey 2013, a worldwide study by PwC, CIO magazine and CSO magazine, explores critical drivers of information security effectiveness. The study, which is the largest of its kind, represents responses of more than 9,300 IT, security and business executives in 128 countries across all industries. The report includes an industry focus on pharmaceuticals, finding that reported security incidents are on the rise with 11% of pharma respondents report 10-49 security incidents in the last 12 months, up from 8% in 2011. Click here to read the full industry findings.
November 5-7, 2012, Toronto, Ontario
One of the largest health care gatherings in North America, HealthAchieve aims to inspire ideas and innovation with over 50 informative and engaging educational sessions along with an exhibit floor, where close to 300 exhibitors showcase the latest health care products, services and technologies. HealthAchieve offers delegates a strategic and unparalleled opportunity to learn, build relationships and share best practices. Barbara Pitts and Peter MacLeod will be speaking on citizen engagement and use PwC’s the Citizens’ Reference Panel on Ontario Health Services as a case study to explore the role citizens play in bending the healthcare cost curve. For more information and registration for the event visit www.healthachieve.com.
CBI Pharma/Biotech Gross-to-Net Accruals and Accounting Summit
November 14-15, 2012, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Pharmaceutical manufacturers are tasked with a huge volume of transactions and contracts. These are complex, often involving indirect channels, buying groups and government purchasers. Critical to successful business operations is visibility across the entire Gross-to-Net process and accuracy in the estimates of accruals. The 2nd Annual Pharma/Biotech Gross-to-Net Accruals and Accounting Summit combines panel discussions, workshops and networking events to arm attendees with the strategies needed to be successful in the industry. Click here for more information on speakers and registration.