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 opened the event underlining the importance of distributors delivering growth.
The audience was engaged with the leaps taken on many fronts.
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 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.
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.
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 and Malla Sarajärvi told audience about smarter ways to manage surgical fluids and recent references.
Manoj Sadani of Dupharm presented an impressive success story from UAE.
The audience joined celebrating the outstanding successes of Serres distributors across countries.
Salvatore Miano of MK-Med talked about the roadtrip around Switzerland to introduce Serres Nemo.
Product stand was busy during breaks.
Serres Nemo was featured as a practical solution to reduce waste, helping hospitals reach their sustainability targets.
Dual filter liners were showcased on stand
The new Serres suction canisters were on full display
Mari Makkonen talked about building the brand, developing digital presence & creating resources to support distributors everyday
New videos captured the audience.
The event was full of good conversations.
Tuomas Korpi introduced Serres service concept.
What a terrific event we had; thank you all who participated!