30th Sep, 7th & 14th Oct


Virtual Conference Series

Bringing Together
Social Media & Pharmaceutical
Marcom Experts

Welcome to

SMIP Virtual

SMIP is now online!

SMIP is the premier intelligence digital event for pharmaceutical professionals looking to harness the power of social media to establish successful social media foundations, develop compelling narratives and engage key stakeholders on social media.

During our virtual conference series, you will gain you access to three critical conference & workshop sessions.

If you are involved in marketing, communications, social or simply want to find out how you sell through social as a healthcare professional, then look no further than the social selling healthcare webinar.

For 2020 we will be delivering our conference series in two three distinct sessions focusing on Patient Engagement, Corporate Communications and HCP marketing on social media 

What’s new in 2020?

For 2020, we are introducing several new features to the event which will bring eve more value to the day.
Get expert insights & bespoke strategy updates for your social media

Bespoke Strategy Outlook For Every Seminar Attendee

Finance Case Studies & Their Application To Pharma

Cross Pollinate Your Knowledge - Multi Sector Case Studies From Regulated Sectors In Banking & Energy

Patient Engagement, HCP and Corporate Communication Deep Dives

For 2020, we are bringing not one, but three tracks of content for you to learn on demand or live.

Access Leading Social Media Reporting Technology

The future of social media marketing is in programmatic. Gaining a competitive edge in your paid social strategy will enable you to reach the clients you desire using powerful re-targeting tools available on social media.

Chairman 2020

Bharat Tewarie

Bharat Tewarie joins UCB with 27 years of experience in the pharma and biotech industry. He has acquired impressive worldwide expertise while leading global business unit teams to great success. His past experience in domains such as immunology and neurology are a great match to UCB’s core focus areas. His knowledge of markets around the world is also key to helping UCB prepare for future product launches.

Trained as a medical doctor (MD), Bharat Tewarie also has an extensive background in multiple aspects of pharmaceutical management, including P&L responsibility, business development, sales, global marketing, clinical research and medical affairs. He has dedicated his career to better understanding patients living with chronic diseases and how to best meet their needs.

At UCB Bharat heads the Global Strategic Marketing Practice and is a member of the Executive Committee.

30th Sep, 7th & 14th Oct

Conference Special Speakers

Bharat Tewarie

Bharat Tewarie

Chief Marketing Officer



James Saward-Anderson

Healthcare Director

Social Tree Global

Hayley Millard

Hayley Millard

Digital Research Manager

IPSOS Healthcare

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Manu Field

Social Media Strategy Leader

Roche Pharmaceuticals


Maxwell Hannah

Strategy Director

Social Tree Global


Bob Libbey

Vice President – Corporate Content & Channels

Bristol-Myers Squibb


Reena Sangar

Director of Healthcare Communications

IPSOS Morri Healthcare


Blake McEvoy

Global Patient Centricity Strategy and Engagement Leader

Global Corporate Affairs

Three seminar sessions
filled with insights and innovation.

6 Key Takeaways

Seminar, one to one tuition and Q&A

This isn't just a conference but a learning experience aimed at giving you the depth and breadth of social media knowledge

Pharma + Social Leaders

At SMIP, we bring together pharma marketing leaders and social experts. This will give you the right blend of expertise to fully harness the power of social

Finance & Energy Learnings - How Regulated Industries Adapt To The Social Media Challenge

Get insights from Finance leaders in Banking and campaign case studies which Pharma can apply. Cross pollinate your knowledge base and understanding

Corporate Communications

Sessions with the NHS will focus on how to engage patients using social media and utilise social media groups. Get case study feedback from NHS Patient experience professionals.

Patient Engagement

Understand how you can navigate around tricky compliance regulations on social media

HCP Sessions

The leading digital consultancy for the healthcare sector – Pharmaphorum, will give you the tools to harness paid social media in the Pharmaceutical sector. You will learn how to target HCP’s, utlise social ad platforms and understand your campaign data.

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Across The Pharmaceutical Sector In 2020:

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