Transforming Intelligence into Business Value

July 02 -04, 2018 | The Palace Hotel Berlin

The Must Attend Event for Pharma CI Commercial Professionals


The Leading Competitive Intelligence Event for Pharma and Biotech in Europe
Pharma CiMi.CON 2018 is an annual international knowledge & project exchange platform bringing together 150+ competitive and market intelligence professionals for networking and exchange, to discuss key industry topics and to create new partnerships.


The event, which is collocated with CiMi.CON Evolution, provides you with precise insights into new business prospects and technical strategies, while offering you the chance to discuss specific roadmaps for your CI & MI projects. Discover the next era of intelligence & insights now!

Highlights at 3rd Pharma CiMi.CON in Berlin

Event at a glance

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The Annual Pharma CiMi.CON Event

Our mission:

  • Be an active part of the competitive and market intelligence reality
  • Explore how CI & MI will change companies toward disruption and innovaton
  • Discuss the challenges of AI supported, cognitive CI tools
  • Discover latest trends in CI & MI technology and insights
  • Cover the full scope of intelligence from the market leaders & new market players
  • Approach new technical challenges and disruptive technologies

We are looking forward to welcoming you!

Pharma CiMi.CON Sessions

The 2.5-day event is a unique combination of inspirational keynotes, well-moderated, interactive World Café and Challenge your Peers sessions, icebreakers, morning as well as training sessions and much more.

Be part of our exclusive platform that explores business models, case studies, actions and profitability and identify missing gaps that hide opportunities, chances and potential solutions for your technical and business challenges.

Become a Partner

Where else in Europe can you find hundreds of intelligence and strategy projects and technology budgets under the same roof? Get involved at the event as a Business Partner. For our event partners it is a one-stop-shop opportunity to promote thought leadership and get face-to-face with over 100 key prospects.

Pharma CiMi.CON 2018 offers the best in class opportunity to introduce yourself as a thought leader to intelligence professionals.

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Not sponsors… Pharma CiMi.CON 2018 is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support our partners to reach their targets and inspire innovation. This vision is shared by a select group of partners at our highest quality events with the most elite audience.

Position your business as a thought leader at Pharma CiMi.CON. Join our 2018 partners today!

Position your business introduce yourself as a thought leader to Pharma CI professionals.
Very engaging with my peers. I took very interesting insights and learnings from it.
Olivier Pou
Sanofi Spain
Finally an event for CI/MI with sufficient balance of tactical content.
Loon Lee
Phillips Healthcare
The event was useful to compare and contrast the MCI functions in pharma and diagnostics.
Vykintas Marscionka
Roche Diagnostics International AG
Really well organized. Good to have the chance to switch between Pharma and Non-Pharma stream. The roundtables were very interesting.
Katerina Marenova
Sotio A.S.
Good mix of plenary sessions and interactive session in smaller groups maximizing the possibility to learn from other peers.
Damien Evrard
Sanofi Pasteur
Friendly, informative, and worthwhile.
Kathy Surry
Smiths Medical
It was really good in terms of experience sharing.
Hitesh Gaur

Key themes covered at Pharma CiMi.CON 2018

  • Competitive intelligence and market insights 2.0: Understanding competitors and markets to shape future decision-making | The interplay between Competitive Intelligence and Competition Law
  • Gaining and Keeping Executive Support: How to engage and foster CI activities with the management and other relevant stakeholders | How to turn CI to Strategic Brand Recommendations
  • Social Media and CI: The benefits Social Media channels bring in understanding what your competition is doing
  • Understanding the market: Market sizing, market access & creating new needs.
  • Innovation: Determine which new technologies and methods will drive the next development phase | Monitoring and analysing new competitive disruptions
  • Non-transparent and regulated markets: How does market insights and market research in non-transparent and regulated markets work?
  • Competitive intelligence and R&D: Rasing the CI culture internally to boost cooperation among functions and departements
  • Tools & Systems: A deep dive into the latestest developments in terms of tools and methods designed to improve competitive intelligence, market research and market insights
  • Market Insights and Competitive Intelligence in the Digital Era: Conceputialing the impact the Digital era has on the CI function | Will Digital completely reshape the industry spectrum? | Are mobile solutions changing the game?
  • Big Data in the context of MI and CI: An emerging infrastructure that makes data analysis possible and using Real-World Evidence

Movers & Shakers from the past CiMi.CON Evolutions events

It’s a Multi-Touchpoint Concept

The most effective and most informal networking hub to reach a maximum of ROI ‒ personal dialogue, direct exchange and numerous opportunities to get meetings with top executives!

Icebreaker Session

Up to 6 parallel round tables that take place on the evening before the official conference kick-off. The aim is to create a relaxed atmosphere for people to warm-up, start networking and exchange ideas to ease into the next 2 days of intense learning.

Case Study

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realisation. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition.

Challenge your Peers

Challenge Your Peers is an innovative workshop concept which enables participants to engage in a direct exchange with experts from a certain industry. The aim is to discuss and to identify challenges within the sector as well as problems, needs and solutions.

Training Session

An environment that allows participants to be guided through specific topics from experts in small groups.

World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

Say Hello?

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.

Breakfast Club

Start the conference with coffee, scrambled egg and … NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club – an exclusive area in your hotel – and get into a conversation with other delegates already while having your first coffee.


Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.

CiMi.CON Award

With the annual CiMi.CON Award, distinguished expertise and exceptional projects from within companies and organizations are exclusively recognized, celebrated and honored by we.CONECT Business Leaders and the community

Tweetback & Comments

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.


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Pharma CiMi.CON fuels you with new ideas, connections and new inspiration

From global pharma companies to boutique start-ups, from leading research institutes to the most promising innovation promoters, from commercial, strategy or sales to R&D or Market Access. Whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of Competitive Intelligence, the Pharma CiMi.CON has something of interest for you.

Join over 150 of the most influential experts

Over 150 Pharma CI professionals, decision makers and entire teams.

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