The 2019 Global Serres Distributor Meeting was a tremendous success

The 17th Global Serres Distributor Meeting was held in Malmö on 23 May 2019. The program featured a wide range of topics related to smart fluid management around suction, environmental impact across healthcare lifecycle, product, service and marketing updates, success stories, panel discussion and much more.

Now we revisit the event once again to share the highlights of the day with you. We would also like to extend a huge thank you to our distributor Mediplast for making this incredible event possible by offering the premises for the venue!


The 2019 Global Serres Distributor Meeting attracted 51 participants from 23 countries.


The event was held at Mediplast's premises in Malmö, Sweden.
Serres CEO Juha Silvennoinen
Serres CEO, Juha Silvennoinen opened the event underlining the importance of distributors delivering growth.


serres distributors
The audience was engaged with the leaps taken on many fronts.


progress together
Stéphane Corp, VP Global Sales and Marketing, provided an overview to 2018 results and 2019 outlook.
Having the opportunity to get together with the Serres distributors around the world was absolutely fantastic.


Essential part of the event was networking with peers across markets.
Visitors were able to connect with each other to share their knowledge and experiences.


Johan Bongstorp CEO Mediplast
Johan Bongstorp, CEO, Mediplast gave speech on Mediplast and highligted they now represent Serres in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.
All were keen to get the latest points of view on reducing the environmental impact in healthcare.


Cathy Bou Keynote at Serres distributor meeting
The keynote speech was held by Cathy Bou of CAHPP who talked about sustainability development in healthcare..
Mrs. Bou's keynote was followed by a lively panel discussion on sustainability in healthcare across markets.


Serres product group director Virpi Metsäranta
Virpi Metsäranta introduced the new vacuum source protector that prevents medical vacuum source from contamination.
During breaks, attendees networked and mingled.
Good smoothie made the event even better
Laure Lacoste Serres Product Group Director
Laure Lacoste and Malla Sarajärvi told audience about smarter ways to manage surgical fluids and recent references.


UAE Manoj Sadami
Manoj Sadani of Dupharm presented an impressive success story from UAE.
Serres distributor meeting audience
The audience joined celebrating the outstanding successes of Serres distributors across countries.


Salvatore Miano at Serres distributor meeting
Salvatore Miano of MK-Med talked about the roadtrip around Switzerland to introduce Serres Nemo.


Product stand
Product stand was busy during breaks.


Empty liner
Serres Nemo was featured as a practical solution to reduce waste, helping hospitals reach their sustainability targets.
Serres dual filter liner
Dual filter liners were showcased on stand
Serres suction canisters
The new Serres suction canisters were on full display


Mari Makkonen
Mari Makkonen talked about building the brand, developing digital presence & creating resources to support distributors everyday


Serres CEO Juha Silvennoinen
New videos captured the audience.
The event was full of good conversations.


Tuomas Korpi Serres
Tuomas Korpi introduced Serres service concept.
Serres pen
What a terrific event we had; thank you all who participated!
Mari Makkonen
Marketing Manager
Serres Oy
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