Early Clinical Development Projects

Learning Objectives

Using a real–world, phase IIa early clinical development project example, participants will learn how to:

  • Avoid the pitfalls of “market–driven” TPPs
  • Develop strategic options for possible market positionings and development strategies
  • Set milestones for continuing or abandoning the preferred options
  • Get a firm grasp of the competitive dynamics and market situation of each option
  • Understand the specific risk profile inherent in each option
  • Portfolio managers will gain hands on experience in the effective use of real–life processes, methods and tools for future use
  • Participants will learn how to balance the different perspectives of project teams, decision makers and portfolio managers


The selected modules for this course are:

  • Option Space Mapping
  • Competitive Product Profiles
  • Risk Assessment
  • Innovativeness Screening
  • Decision Tree Analysis
  • Project Synthesis
  • Portfolio Prioritisation

Fees: € 3.250 + VAT per participant. 4 days programme.

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