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Managing Global Teams: Navigating Through Cultural, Lingual, and Geographic Challenges

Track:
Professional Development

Day & Time:
June 18, 1:30PM - 2:30PM (Pacific Standard Time)

Session Number:
373

Room Number:
1B

Level:
Basic

Type:
Session

Title:
Managing Global Teams: Navigating Through Cultural, Lingual, and Geographic Challenges

Chair(s):
Sukh Chugh, MBA
Director, R&D Informatics Services
Allergan, Inc., United States

Description:
Managing teams and individuals around the globe can be very difficult. Language, time zones, and cultural differences all serve as barriers to working effectively. This highly interactive session will be an opportunity to learn from one another the tips and techniques other leaders have employed to effectively manage global teams.


Learning Objective(s):
Describe various methods to manage teams that cross language, cultural, and geographic boundaries; Recognize the pitfalls in effectively supervising employees from other regions.

Presentation(s) & Speaker(s):
Navigating Through Cultural, Lingual, and Geographic Challenges
Sukh Chugh, MBA
Director, R&D Informatics Services
Allergan, Inc., United States

Cultural Nuances
Yamin "Mo" Khan, PhD
Executive Vice President, Clinical Development
Pharm-Olam, United Kingdom

Managing a Remote Team
Michelle Gyzen
Global Head, Regulatory Engagement Mgmt, Life Sciences Business Services
CSC Life Sciences, United States