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August 2019

The Bioprocessing Summit

August 12-16, 2019

Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA, USA

The Bioprocessing Summit convenes more than 1,500 international bioprocess professionals to share practical solutions for today's bioprocess challenges. Now in its eleventh year, the event has grown to include 17 distinct meetings with weeklong programming on upstream and downstream processing, analytical development and quality, formulation and stability, cell and gene therapy production, and manufacturing. Along with the impressive array of conferences, the Summit also includes short courses and training seminars that provide in-depth coverage of critical bioprocess topics. Register Early for Maximum Savings!

 Event Features:

  • Network with 1,500+ global attendees and thought leaders representing the international bioprocessing community
  • Customize your learning experience by selecting from 17 conference programs, 12 training seminars, and 8 short courses
  • Choose from 200+ presentations covering cell culture, purification, bioproduction, continuous processing, analytical development, quality, stability, formulation, cell and gene therapy production, and novel biotherapeutic formats
  • Join breakout discussion groups which offer the opportunity to discuss relevant topics in small group settings
  • Connect with attendees using CHI’s 1-on-1 Networking service
  • Present a poster and share your research results during dedicated poster presentation hours
  • Choose from a range of in-depth short courses and training seminars with topic experts
  • Invite your co-workers to join you and save with team discounts
  • View innovative products and novel technologies in the expansive exhibit hall

3rd Disclosure and Transparency for Clinical Data Summit

August 14-15, 2019

Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA, United States

This summit will provide the tools needed to maximize the benefits of clinical data from the inherent risks of clinical trials, all while complying with national and global compliance regulations. Top reasons to attend this event are to understand the impact of GDPR on sharing and clinical trial data, gain insight on utilizing clinical data and view data sharing, discuss best practices for managing global disclosure, differentiate legal perspectives and legal procedures for data sharing, and improve communications to achieve patient involvement.

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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:

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.


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.

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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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.

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

The world's largest pharmaceutical exhibition, CPhI Worldwide houses six zones representing each stage of the pharmaceutical supply chain - from APIs, machinery and packaging to outsourcing and biopharmaceuticals. Uniting over 45,000 visiting attendees and 2,500 international exhibitors, CPhI Worldwide is the place to network and source cost-effective pharma solutions from all over the world - in just three days, under one roof.

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.

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December 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; Digitalisation; 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

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

December 6-7, 2019

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

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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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