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February 2019

AAM Access! 2019 Annual Meeting

February 4-6, 2019

Hyatt Regency, New Orleans, Louisiana

What is the state of our industry? What’s on the horizon? Meet the leaders and decision-makers who are determining the future of generics and biosimilars. Get inspired by new experiences, real talk and fresh ideas during a period of intense challenges and exciting promise. Join 800+ attendees and more than 50+ exhibitors at Access! 2019.  Follow updates on Twitter with #Access2019

Register now to discover the inspiration, ideas and connections you need to stay on top of the generic and biosimilar industry.

Annual ARC Industry Forum - Driving Digital Transformation in Industry and Cities

February 4-7, 2019

Renaissance Orlando Hotel , Orlando, FL, United States

Everything is becoming more connected and intelligent.  Streetlights, cars, gas turbines, and thermostats stream data.  Buildings, refineries, oil platforms, mines, and wind turbines are optimizing asset and operating performance.  Parking meters and distributed power grids deliver value to both consumers and operators.  Design software can link to additive machines to print parts directly.  And it's only the beginning.  There are countless ways to conduct your digital transformation journey, multiple 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 the customer experience, and re-think business models.  Join us at the 23rd 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 are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys.

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March 2019

2019 Bridging Clinical Research & Clinical Health Care Collaborative

March 4-5, 2019

National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, United States

The 2019 Bridging Clinical Research & Clinical Health Care Collaborative takes place on March 4-5 at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington D.C. Its mission is to bring together health care professionals, patients, physicians, academics, clinical researchers, service and technology providers, and regulatory authorities to facilitate opportunities for collaboration with those passionate about bridging clinical research and clinical health care and accelerating learning health cycles. The Collaborative is working this year with the Learning Health Community (LHC), a nonprofit organization devoted to rapidly sharing knowledge from research results to inform health decisions. Register now to attend:

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SLAS 2019 European Sample Management Symposium

March 11-12, 2019

Radisson Blu Hotel, Berlin, Non-U.S., Germany

Save the date to attend the SLAS 2019 European Sample Management Symposium, March 11-12, 2019, in Berlin, Germany.

Sample management has become increasingly important in every phase of chemical and biological discovery. Control over factors like sample quality, process efficiency, metadata and miniaturization must be achieved to accelerate both academic and industrial programs. Further complexity arises in maintaining these factors when collaborating with an external research partner. The 2019 SLAS European Sample Management Symposium welcomes all compound and sample management professionals – from bench scientists to senior leaders – to obtain fresh perspectives and share innovative solutions to challenges in these domains.

PITTCON 2019 Conference & Expo

March 17-21, 2019

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Pittcon is the world’s leading annual conference and exposition on laboratory science. Pittcon attracts attendees from industry, academia and government from over 90 countries worldwide. As the global exposition gives you the opportunity to get a hands-on look at the latest laboratory instrumentation, participate in live demos and product seminars, talk with technical experts, and find solutions to all your laboratory challenges.

Having grown beyond its roots in analytical chemistry and spectroscopy, Pittcon has evolved into an event that now also serves a diverse constituency encompassing life sciences, pharmaceutical discovery and QA, food safety, environmental, bioterrorism and other emerging markets.

Additionally, with more than 2,000 technical sessions, Pittcon makes it easy for you to get connected to the latest research and developments from leading scientists from around the world.  Register for Pittcon 2019 today at

DCAT Week ‘19

March 18-21, 2019

New York, NY, United States

DCAT Week is the premier business development event for companies engaged in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing and related industries. It is organized and hosted by the Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association (DCAT), a not-for-profit, member-supported, global business development association whose unique membership model integrates both innovator and generic drug manufacturers and suppliers of ingredients, development and manufacturing services, and related technologies. Held annually in March, DCAT Week ensures that members have a forum for high-level strategic meetings with key decision makers, timely educational programs, and important networking opportunities.

Bioprocessing Summit Europe

March 19-21, 2019

Sheraton Lisboa Hotel & Spa, Lisbon, Non-U.S., Portugal

Bioprocessing Summit Europe brings together leading upstream, downstream and biomanufacturing scientists to share day-to-day challenges and practical solutions for today's bioprocessing needs. Now in its second year, this six-conference event presents the latest science, case studies, technology updates, and best practices in cell culture, scale-up, recovery, purification, continuous manufacturing, process intensification, and, new for 2019, cell and gene therapy CMC and manufacturing. The Summit also features two Training Seminars, six Short Courses, interactive Breakout Sessions, a joint Plenary Keynote session, and a lively Exhibit Hall to provide in-depth coverage of critical bioprocess topics. We invite you to  Download the  Brochure to see our list of impressive speakers, including speakers from Sanofi, Novartis, Spark, Kite, NIBRT and more!

Validation University

March 25-27, 2019

Wyndham Philadelphia Historic , Philadelphia, PA, United States

KENX is pleased to announce Validation University (covering validation from A to Z) is headed to Philadelphia on March 25-27, 2019 and is co-located with our Data Integrity Inspection Readiness summit. Create-your-own-experience and choose from more than 50 tutorials, including FDA’s newly released DI guidance! Take a look at our agenda filled with rich content and benchmark against the best SMEs from FDA, Bayer, Alexion, BioMarin, Shire and more.

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April 2019


April 2-4, 2019

Javits Center, New York City, New York

For 40 years, INTERPHEX has proven to be the place to find all of the State-of-the-Art Solutions you need to Cost Effectively Develop and Manufacture Quality Product. INTERPHEX is the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and device development and manufacturing event where you can “Experience Science through Commercialization”. Based in New York, INTERPHEX brings over 11,000 global industry professionals and 650+ leading suppliers together to “Learn It, Experience It, Procure It” through a combination of no cost technical conference, exhibits, demonstrations, and networking events to leverage quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness in today’s ever-changing global market.

InformEX Zone at CPhI North America

April 30 - May 2, 2019

McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois

InformEx, the specialty chemical focused zone at CPhI North America, has a 30 year history as the premier global source for developing valuable scientific partnerships. The integration with CPhI North America delivers an audience of sourcing and procurement professionals from big pharma and beyond.

It’s a marketplace designed to foster indispensable micro-communities where people of like interest can connect, learn, inspire, and become plugged into the centers of both the high-value chemical and pharma industries.

CPhI North America

April 30 - May 2, 2019

McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, United States

For nearly 30 years, CPhI has organized the world’s most influential pharmaceutical events. Several annual gatherings comprise our iconic worldwide portfolio, but it’s CPhI North America that has become the critical link in a global chain connecting motivated buyers with industry-leading suppliers. We represent the most lucrative pharma market on earth. It’s here you will drive your career and your business forward. You simply can’t afford to be left behind.


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May 2019

Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Conference

May 13-14, 2019

Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, United Kingdom

SMi is delighted to announce its 3rd Annual Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients conference coming to London on the 13th-14th May 2019.

The HPAPI global market has developed rapidly in the past year and is continuing to expand into the future, with over a quarter of drugs in development worldwide being classified as highly potent. As a result, there is a growing demand for both pharmaceutical and contracted manufacturers to adapt to the evolving HPAPI landscape.

The event will explore current market trends, challenges of correctly assessing hazard, the use of innovative containment solutions to minimize risk and advanced manufacturing processes. In addition, the conference aims to guide attendees through novel regulatory updates for each stage of HPAPI development.

Attend this conference and join our networking platform for industry professionals to provide you with the expertise to overcome the challenges of the HPAPI industry

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June 2019

BIO 2019

June 3-6, 2019

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Day by day, bit by bit, cutting-edge research institutes, promising startups and global companies in a wide array of biotechnology and related fields take on big, global challenges. These innovative and globally important advances in biotech begin with one meeting, one theory, one trial, one breakthrough. You make it happen. Because of you small, local initiatives can have a global impact. The innovative and globally important advances in biotech—new drugs, alternate fuel sources or more nutrient-rich food sources—start with one. The “It Starts With One” theme highlights the gamechanging impact of the small, daily efforts of BIO attendees. 

The key benefits of attending the 2019 BIO International Convention are access to global biotech and pharma leaders via BIO One-on-One Partnering, exposure to industry thought-leaders with over 500 education sessions at your fingertips, and unparalleled networking opportunities with 16,000+ attendees from 67 countries.

The BIO International Convention is hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), which represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. 

Sensors Expo and Conference

June 25-27, 2019

San Jose, California


Sensors Expo & Conference is the largest gathering of engineers and engineering professionals involved in sensors and sensing-related technologies. For over 30 years, more than 7,000 professionals gather from across the nation and 40+ countries to explore today's sensor technologies and find the solutions to tomorrow's sensing challenges. The 2019 event will host 300+ exhibitors on the Expo Floor, leading experts from the industry in the most comprehensive sensor-focused Conference Program, and unparalleled Event Features and Networking Opportunities.

Sensors Expo and Conference

June 25-27, 2019

San Jose, California


Sensors Expo & Conference is the largest gathering of engineers and engineering professionals involved in sensors and sensing-related technologies. For over 30 years, more than 7,000 professionals gather from across the nation and 40+ countries to explore today's sensor technologies and find the solutions to tomorrow's sensing challenges. The 2019 event will host 300+ exhibitors on the Expo Floor, leading experts from the industry in the most comprehensive sensor-focused Conference Program, and unparalleled Event Features and Networking Opportunities.

SLAS Europe 2019

June 26-28, 2019

Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB), Barcelona, Spain

Bringing together more than 1,000 scientists and technologist from around the world, SLAS Europe 2019 provides an exceptional combination of education, access to innovative technologies and intelligent peer networking. The theme for the SLAS Europe 2019 conference and exhibition is Innovative Technologies for Tomorrow’s Discoveries providing a compelling content and innovative perspectives on emerging laboratory technologies and drug discovery and development.

For more information, contact Caroline Dubreucq, Email:, Phone Number: +32 (0)2.320.25.35.

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September 2019


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

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.

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