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September 2019

International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics and Novel Drug Delivery Systems

September 9-10, 2019

ANA Crowne Plaza Osaka 1 Chome-3-1 Dojimahama, Kita Ward, Osaka, 530-0004, Osaka, Non-U.S., Japan

International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics and Novel Drug Delivery Systems Osaka, Japan Cientific Group is overpowered to declare its absolute first “International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics and Novel Drug Delivery Systems”. Pharma Conferences hung on September 09-10, 2019at Osaka, Japan. Pharmaceutica – 2019 gives a general stage for trading experiences and keeps re-establishing about the latest sorts of advancement in pharmaceutics and their Practices Which also offers a Chance to go to the introductions passed on by Eminent Scientists from wherever all through the world. Subject of the Pharmaceutical gathering as “Frontier Research and challenges in pharmaceutical Technology” Session themes: • Pharmaceutical Formulation • Novel Drug Delivery Systems • Drug Targeting and Design • Nanomedicine and Biomedical Applications • Pharmacological Sciences • Pharmacy Education and Practice • Biopharmaceutics • Smart Drug Delivery Systems • Biotherapeutics as Novel Technique in Drug Delivery • Drug Delivery Equipment and Machinery • Clinical Trials and Clinical Research • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology • Pharmaceutical packaging • Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing • Pharmaceutical Process Validation • Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety • Pharmaceutical Microbiology For more info visit our website: M: Contact No: +65 3165 4229 Follow us on: Twitter: Linked in: Facebook:

Future Laboratory Informatics

September 16-18, 2019

Mercure Hotel Amsterdam , Amsterdam, Non-U.S., Netherlands

The big pharma, SME pharma and biotech, coatings and consumer goods industries are coming together to discuss all things informatics and ‘Lab of the Future’ at this year’s Future Laboratory Informatics Forum (formerly SmartLabs Forum) on September 16-19 2019. Join them now. With our most senior industry expert speaker faculty to date, we’ll be discussing everything from systems integration and process optimization, to systems quality assurance, usability design, and the road map to achieving the lab of the future - all designed to help you navigate the best ways build your internal capabilities to achieve the Lab of the Future.

The 13th Digital Pharma East

September 17-20, 2019

Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join the Digital Pharma Team for the 13th Digital Pharma East at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, September 17–20, and over 1000 attendees with the knowledge to de-risk proposals and ensure internal buy-in to guarantee approval and commercial success of digital business plans.

Pharma CI USA Conference & Exhibition

September 18-19, 2019

Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, Newark, NJ, United States

The Best and Largest Assembly of Competitive Intelligence Executives in Pharma, Biotech, and Medical Devices in the World for 10+ Years! The 2019 Pharma CI USA Conference & Exhibition is the gold standard for senior-level industry professionals who seek the latest in competitive and business intelligence. Join us at this premier gathering and network with other key decision makers as you learn about the most pressing and relevant issues facing the competitive intelligence community today. Attend and take advantage of highest ratio of industry practitioners (pharma, biotech, medical device and diagnostics) of any pharma intelligence conference! This is the only event featuring a world-class lineup of speakers offering their unique insights and expertise on the topics you care about most!


September 23-25, 2019

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Bringing packaging suppliers together with end users from every vertical industry, PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2019 will be the largest, most comprehensive packaging event of the year.

Attendees are representatives from consumer packaged goods companies, retailers and other end users. They include executives, corporate and plant management; engineers and IT professionals; production/operations, quality control, validation/compliance; package development/design, brand managers and marketers; procurement, sales, logistics and supply chain management.

  • 85% are involved in purchasing decisions
  • About half are CEOs, GMs or senior management

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October 2019

The Career Fair 2019

October 1-1, 2019

NJ Convention & Expo Center, Edison, NJ, United States will be hosting our 10th annual Career Fair. The Career Fair 2019 will take place at Raritan Center - New Jersey Convention & Exposition Center in Edison, NJ. There will be no recruiting agencies participating in this event, making it one of the few times candidates will meet exclusively with direct employers from the life science industries. This means direct access with the exact contacts that will do the interviewing and no middle men! Required qualifications to attend: Candidates must possess a 4 year life science related degree and 2 years professional experience working for a Life Science related company. An invitation to attend will be sent if the minimum qualifications are met. Exhibitors so far: Novo Nordisk – Silver Sponsor, Covance, A Labcorp Company – Silver Sponsor,  Envision Pharma Group Center for Electroneurodiagnostics, AMRI GENEWIZ, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, AuroLife Pharma, Amicus Therapeutics, PharmaLab Enterprises, and Novartis.

PODD: Partnership Opportunities in Drug Delivery

October 7-8, 2019

Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA, United States

The 9th annual Partnership Opportunities in Drug Delivery (PODD) business development event covers the latest advances in drug delivery science, while also providing a meeting place to network and form new partnerships. The PODD event features a wide range of innovative drug delivery technologies that could potentially improve the delivery of various types of drugs, including proteins, peptides, oligonucleotides, biologics, and small molecules. Key Topics for 2019 Include: Nanotechnology for Immuno-oncology applications Formulation & device life cycle management for biotherapeutics Translating gene therapies into medicine Future trends and technologies for biologics and IV pharmaceuticals Device platform technologies & strategies Connected health drug delivery products Biologically-derived drug delivery systems Technical considerations for development of patient-centered therapies Delivering new therapeutic modalities

Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients USA (HPAPI) Conference

October 21-22, 2019

Sheraton Boston Hotel, Boston, MA, USA


SMi is delighted to announce its USA Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients conference coming to Boston on the 21th-22th October 2019.

The inaugural HPAPI USA conference will explore how current technologies are streamlining the HPAPI industry with artificial intelligence and machine learning, to improve risk assessment and validation. The latest emerging therapies will be discussed including bispecific antibodies, oncolytic viral complexes and hormones. Will the super-high level 5 banding for these biologics prove effective or inept? Are current containment planning and solutions truly ensuing the health of workers? These questions will be answered along with unique insights including HPAPI manufacturing technologies.

Attend the conference and join our networking platform with industry professionals to provide you with the expertise to overcome challenges.


Oncology Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADC), the ongoing developments and the containment challenges imposed

How to correctly assess, plan and implement the most cost-effective containment

Emerging HPAPI therapies, oncolytic viruses their potential and challenges

Alternative HPAPI manufacturing technologies to reduce powder exposure and improving safety along with enabling continuous manufacturing

The reality of oncology ADC and HPAPI: are most drugs using ‘highly-potent’ to improve brand image? Has 50 years of ADC R&D for oncology with no cure shows signs of no promise?

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SLAS 2019 Advanced 3D Human Models and High-Content Analysis Symposium

October 21-22, 2019

The Francis Crick Institute , London, Non-U.S., United Kingdom

There is increasing interest in the use of 3D systems in both discovery and applied research. But how appropriate or successful are the use of these systems in these areas and what still needs to be improved in order for such approaches to be more widely adopted? The SLAS 2019 Advanced 3D Human Models and High-Content Analysis Symposium focuses on four distinct, yet interrelated, aspects. You will hear from experts in their fields about current and near-future enabling technologies, applications of such systems in high-throughput screening, advances in imaging and analysis of data generated in these systems and the expansion into novel model systems. This symposium aims to include not just the current successes but also what the current limitations and opportunities are in this rapidly expanding field.

10th Annual American Manufacturing Strategies Summit

October 21-22, 2019

Hyatt Regency Houston, Houston, TX, United States

The 10th Annual American Manufacturing Strategies Summit has made Houston its new home, following Texas’ own manufacturing boom to find the industry where it’s at its most active. This year’s agenda covers:

  • Lean, Continuous Improvement & Operational Excellence
  • The Internet of Things, Automation & Digitalization
  • Leadership, Change Management, the Skills Gap & Workforce Development
  • Quality & Safety Management
  • Advanced Production Strategies, Asset Management & Plant Planning

Super Early Bird rates are available until May 3rd. Register today!

14th Annual PDA Global Conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology

October 21-23, 2019

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Rockville, MD, United States

Magnifying the S.C.O.P.E. of Pharmaceutical Microbiology: Science, Compliance, Opportunity, Products, and Engagement

The 14th Annual PDA Global Conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology continues the ongoing tradition of addressing the opportunities and challenges most relevant to the future of microbiology in today’s global market. Join new and seasoned professionals from all facets of the field, including global industry, academia, and regulatory authorities, to share insights on how to best prepare for the future through the sharing of best practices, development of standards, and integration of innovative technologies.

The comprehensive program agenda will include presentations from global regulatory and industry experts who will share case studies and practical insights into the hottest topics in pharmaceutical microbiology, including endotoxin control strategies, cell and gene therapy, compliance, container closure integrity, and more!

There will be plenty of opportunities to listen to and directly interact with all the speakers, in addition to lively Q&A sessions, including a new Circle of Leaders panel session, that promise to stimulate the discussions and encourage attendee participation. And don’t forget the always popular Ask the Regulators panel where you will get all your most pressing questions answered.

During the conference, PDA will host many poster presentations and an exhibition of leading bio/pharmaceutical companies that will showcase new technologies and trends for pharmaceutical microbiology strategies.

Can’t make it to Rockville in person? Get the same great content live streamed to your office when you register as a virtual attendee!

Macrophage Directed Therapies Summit 2019

October 22-24, 2019

Aloft Boston Seaport District, Boston, MA, United States

Macrophage-directed therapies have seen a recent explosion in investment with a series of new dedicated biotechs capitalizing on their potential to rival PD1/PDL1 checkpoint inhibitors and T cell approaches in solid tumors. At the inaugural Macrophage-directed Therapies Summit, we are bringing together the various approaches from CD47 blockades to CARmacrophages to provide the whole community with one dedicated forum. Address common drug development challenges to control the fluctuating phenotype of macrophage cells and improve efficacy with combination therapies. Leave this summit with tangible actions to characterize the continuum of macrophage biology, measure the homing and trafficking of cells to the tumor site and improve targeting precision to prevent off-tumor toxicities. Join the trailblazers from pharma, biotech and academia who are leading the translation of macrophage-directed therapies to learn, network and collaborate to successfully achieve clinical proof of concept.

Combination Products Forum

October 22-24, 2019

Mercure Hotel MOA Berlin, Berlin, Non-U.S., Germany

With lack of clarity on regulatory requirements, the imminent EU MDR 2020, and huge obstacles to overcome to ensure you’re effectively managing product lifecycles, it’s not easy to meet the increasing demand of combination products. That’s why the Combination Products Forum is designed to help you overcome obstacles at every stage of product lifecycle. Join us to ensure that you’re employing the best practices throughout your lifecycle and getting it right – the FIRST time.

ISPE Annual Meeting and Expo

October 27-30, 2019

Las Vegas, Nevada

The 2019 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo will feature a comprehensive education program providing attendees with technical sessions on the latest developments in:

  • Supply Chain
  • Facilities & Equipment
  • Information Systems
  • Product Development & Production Systems
  • Quality Systems & Regulatory Oversight
  • Cutting-Edge Industry Innovations

This signature event draws pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical professionals at all levels of the industry from young professionals to the most senior executives in drug manufacturing, supply chain, devices and equipment and services, and global regulatory agencies. The conference offers a large exhibition hall offering the latest technologies and services for the pharmaceutical industry.

8th Annual Cell Culture & Bioprocessing Congress

October 29-30, 2019

Novotel London West, London, Non-U.S., United Kingdom

Over 350 delegates representing leading biotech companies, global pharma organizations and internationally renowned academic institutions Over 40 presentations, case studies and panel discussions focusing on the key issues in cell line optimization, 3D cell culture and bioprocessing technologies 4 interactive streams: - Cell Line Development - PART 1: Early Cell Culture & Cell Line Engineering - PART 2: 3D Cell Culture Models & Applications - Process Development: Upstream Bioprocessing and Analytics - Cell Line Development: Late Stage Cell Line Development, Stability, Data & Assay Data Development - Cell Culture and Downstream Bioprocessing View Agenda: For further information about the congress, please contact Guillaume Alonso at or visit the website

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November 2019

CPhI Worldwide

November 5-7, 2019

Frankfurt, Germany

Join the World's Largest Pharma Event As it Celebrates its 30th Anniversary!

Taking place from 5-7 November 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany, the event will bring together more than 45,000 visiting pharma professionals from around the globe and over 2,500 exhibiting pharma companies from every stage of the pharmaceutical supply chain - from ingredients and machinery to outsourcing services, packaging and more!

At CPhI Worldwide, we want to make it simple for you to grow your network and source the latest pharma products and services while staying up to date with the industry’s latest developments, opportunities, challenges and regulations.

Automation Fair

November 20-21, 2019

McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, United States

Automation Fair offers extensive knowledge and skill-building opportunities in just two days. With more than 150 exhibits and 400 hours of education opportunities, this event will allow you and your team to experience innovative technologies and trends, accelerate your expertise and skillset, and transform your business.

12th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Clinical Research

November 28-29, 2019

Helsinki, Finland, Helsinki, FL, Finland

Pharmacoepidemiology 2019 Conference is a multidisciplinary program with far-reaching cooperation with individuals from around the world concentrated on finding out about pharmacology, epidemiology, clinical research and its advances. This stage is your best chance to achieve the biggest get-together of members from Pharmacist and Clinical Pharmacist people group that is from the scholarly community, clinical scientists, medicinal gatherings, social orders, related affiliations and furthermore from drug specialist, government offices and therapeutic gadget businesses.

3rd International Probiotics, Nutrition & Microbiome Conference

November 28-29, 2019

Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Non-U.S., Malaysia

3rd International Probiotics, Nutrition & Microbiome Conference is going to be held during November 28-29, 2019 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Probiotics-2019 brings upon a new platform to share and discuss all the innovations in nutrition, microbiome and probiotics. Probiotics-2019 mainly showcases comprehensive approaches in research and usage of probiotics. This Conference revolves around the novel discovery and development. The conference includes Keynote lectures by eminent personalities from around the world in addition to contributed papers both oral and poster presentations. We welcome you to submit your abstract in relation to research and proficiency in Probiotics. Abstracts of all the related interest areas are accepted, but are not limited to the following sessions: • Gut Microbiota and Synbiotics • Human Microbiome • Genetics of Probiotic Strains • Probiotics and Nutrition • Probiotics in Cancer • Biomarkers of Probiotic Efficacy • Mechanisms of Action • Therapeutic aspects of Probiotics • Probiotics in Health and Diseases • Production of Probiotics • Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics • Future of Probiotics and Prebiotics • Probiotics in Food Technology • Probiotics in Plants and Agri Business • Probiotics in Aquaculture • Zoo-technical Benefits • Spirulina the Probiotic Algae  Submit your abstracts at: 

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December 2019

ManuPharma 2019

December 3-4, 2019

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof, Frankfurt , Non-U.S., Germany

ManuPharma is the World’s most senior advanced pharma manufacturing conference. Tackling both small molecule and biologics manufacturing challenges at a strategic level, it allows senior pharma manufacturing decision makers to meet, benchmark, and learn from real examples - delivered by the best in the industry.

ManuPharma 2019 will bring together 180+ Heads of Manufacturing, Heads of Tech Ops, Directors of IT (Manufacturing) and Site Leads and 50+ manufacturing thought leading speakers over 2 value packed days.

Download the agenda to discover how pharma are driving projects in Industry 4.0 & Smart Manufacturing; Digitalization; Innovative Tech & Operations Transformation and Continuous Manufacturing.

As a proud partner of the event, we are pleased to offer you an exclusive 15% discount off the current price to attend, using our code: PHARMAMAN19

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22nd International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery & Drug Delivery

December 6-7, 2019

Holiday Inn Singapore, Singapore, Non-U.S., Singapore

2nd Middle East Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Conference

December 9-10, 2019

Dubai, UAE, Dubai, NJ, United Arab Emirates

2nd Middle East Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Conference is going to be held in Dubai, UAE during December 09-10, 2019 which unites brief keynote presentations, speaker talks, exhibitions, Symposiums, workshops. Pharma Conference 2019 is the Pharma meetings which will be most visited by all the eminent speakers, educators, postgraduates, affiliations, business meanders under a solitary rooftop. This Pharma conference 2019 will assist to framework organization, B2B teaming up amidst specialists and academicians. Pharma conference promotes awareness against risk factors and recent advancements about pharma care. This conference laid a platform for postgraduate education and scientific work in the fields of pharma, healthcare, recent trends and advancements in the pharmaceutical industry. Conference Highlights: • Pharmaceutical Sciences • Pharmacy • Novel Drug Delivery Systems • Pharmacology and Toxicology • Biologic and Biosimilar • Pharmaceutical technology • Drug Discovery and Design • Bioavailability and Bioequivalence • Clinical Research and Clinical Trials • Pharmacognosy and Photochemistry • Pharmaceutical care • Drug Formulation & Analytical Techniques • Recent trends in pharma and technology • Clinical pharmacy • Pharma Pricing and Market Research • Pharmacovigilance and Regulatory Affairs

Computer Systems Validation & Data Integrity Compliance Congress

December 9-11, 2019

Philadelphia, PA, United States

The FDA has issued many Warning Letters emphasizing CSV non-compliance. These serious findings include; having interrupted, missing, deleted and lost data; inadequate records for risk analysis; failure to exercise appropriate controls; failure to validate computer software; failure to establish validation procedures; manipulation and deletion of audit trails; and many more. The time has never been more critical to evaluate and ensure your organization has top-notch compliant procedures. KENX is pleased to announce that our comprehensive CSV & DI Congress is headed to Philadelphia, PA, and showcases the protocols, methodology and actions necessary to avoid regulatory action.

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February 2020

Presenting the 24th Annual ARC Industry Forum Driving Digital Transformation in Industry and Cities

February 3-6, 2020

Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando, FL, United States

The transformation is underway. Discover strategies and stories from the digital front lines, powered by ARC's research. Disruptive new technologies and methodologies have already gained a foothold in most organizations. Cloud, Machine Learning, Edge Computing, IoT, Cybersecurity Best Practices, Additive Manufacturing, Augmented Reality, DevOps, and more are enabling new business processes and obscuring traditional functional boundaries. OT, IT, and ET teams are growing their skills and capabilities and transforming real-time operations. Executives charged with driving transformation are seizing this moment to innovate and deliver real value.

How will disruptive technologies change existing products, plants, and cities? Can cybersecurity threats be overcome? How will machine learning, artificial intelligence, and open source solutions transform operations? How will a digitally-enhanced workforce stem the loss of tribal knowledge? How do connected products create opportunities in aftermarket services? What steps can organizations take to foster innovative thinking?

There are countless ways to conduct your digital transformation journey, many technologies and suppliers to evaluate, and endless choices to make along the way. Embedded systems, networks, software platforms, augmented reality, and machine learning may play a role as you begin to improve uptime, optimize operating performance, enhance service, and re-think business models.

Join us at the 24th Annual ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida to learn more about how digitizing factories, cities, and infrastructure will benefit technology end users and suppliers alike. Discover what your peers and industry leaders are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys. 

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April 2020

Biomanufacturing Congress 2020

April 29-30, 2020

Hotel Novotel London West, London, Non-U.S., United Kingdom

Over 150 delegates representing global pharmaceutical organisations, leading biotech companies and internationally renowned academic institutions. Over 40 presentations and case studies focused on the key issues in Biomanufacturing & Biologics Product Development. Including 4 interactive streams: • Biologics Manufacturing, CMC & Continuous Biomanufacturing • Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing: Insights, Key Strategies & Novel Approaches • Upstream Processing, Digitalisation, Smart Factories, Tools & Technologies • Downstream Bioprocessing: Recent Technological Advancements and Latest Trends 14 pre-scheduled one to one meetings, exhibition and informal networking opportunities.

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May 2020

CPhI North America

May 5-7, 2020

Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Over the last three years, CPhI North America has brought together more than 15,000 industry professionals across the entire pharmaceutical supply chain, including: custom chemicals, ingredients and manufacturing, contract services, finished dosage and formulations, machinery, technology, and packaging.

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June 2020

SLAS Europe 2020

June 2-5, 2020

Messe Wien Exhibition and Congress Center, Vienna, Non-U.S., Austria

SLAS Europe 2020 provides a unique combination of education, access to innovative technologies and intelligent peer networking, delivering unmatched value for professionals and students looking to discover the latest life sciences technologies and how they can be applied to drive research objectives.

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