CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Excipient World Conference Program

Internationally recognized education for drug, device and healthcare product manufacturers

The Excipient World Conference Program provides the most in-depth and comprehensive education on excipients, covering business, formulation, R&D, quality, regulation and supply chain topics for manufacturers that produce:

  • Chemically-derived origination and generic drugs
  • Biologics and biosimilars
  • OTC and other healthcare products
  • Contract manufacturers
  • Medical device / combination products
  • Animal drugs
  • Emerging drug sectors such as precision and regenerative medicine

Excipient World provides the complete spectrum of topics, ensuring manufacturers can meet consumer demands and avoid quality and supply chain issues.

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2020 Conference Program

Excipient World offers three days of education, including in-depth ½ day workshops, education session case studies, panels and presentations, keynotes and dozens of suppliers in the exhibit hall. The conference will feature sessions designed for excipient-user manufacturing professionals in every role within the manufacturing process, including:

  • Research & Development
  • Formulation – Operations
  • Commercial Operations / Production
  • Engineering
  • Scientist / Chemist / Pharmacist
  • Technical Services / Lab Technician
  • Quality Assurance / Quality Control
  • Regulatory / Compliance
  • Supply Chain
  • Procurement / Buyers

Excipient World Conference Program In-depth education drugs biologics OTC medical device combination manufacturers

Attendees want to hear from their peers! Past speakers include executives from the leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies, emerging growth companies, excipient manufacturers, government agencies and universities. We want you to be a part of it!

 

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The 2020 Conference Program will feature workshops and sessions on the following topics:

Emerging Technologies:

  • 3-D Printing
  • Continuous manufacturing
  • Taste-masking
  • Coating technologies
  • Nano driven technology
Drug Delivery Methods:

  • Downstream biologic formulations
  • Micro-needle / transdermal patch
  • Gene and cell therapies
  • Combination products
  • Medical devices
Drug Shortages:

  • What are companies doing to prevent them?
  • Why do they occur?
  • Counterfeiting
  • Potential impact due to emerging regulations

 

Compounding Formulations:

  • Compounding pharmacies – connection with 3-D printing
  • Connection with pediatric formulations
  • Topicals
  • Regulations
  • Veterinary applications
Medical Marijuana:

  • Role in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Applications / effectiveness
  • Dietary supplements (CBD)
  • Dosage forms
  • Update on regulations / regulatory future (ex. Managing cannabis derived products)
  • Analysis / specifications of CBD and / or THC
Supply Chain:

  • Temperature / environmental control containers
  • Logistical transportation
  • Security
  • Contingency planning (ex. Anticipating supply chain disruptions, natural disasters, etc.)
  • Traceability and transparency

Education continues on the exhibition floor

The expo connects global suppliers and the excipient-user community so attendees can learn about excipient innovations and manufacturing solutions available and source inactive ingredients and services. Attendees will have two full days of exhibit hall hours and exclusive networking time to meet with the leading excipient manufacturers, distributors and other companies to discuss their manufacturing challenges and needs. Exhibitors and attendees can schedule appointments to meet with each other in the exhibit hall during the networking times with our new program, ExcipientConnect.

Excipient World Conference Program In-depth education drugs biologics OTC medical device combination manufacturers

Excipient World 2020 will have an expanded show floor presenting more industry suppliers from around the world than ever before.

 

2020 Schedule-at-a-glance

Monday, May 11

9:00 am – 12:00 pmConference Workshops
12:00 pm – 1:00 pmNetworking Lunch
1:00 pm – 4:00 pmConference Workshops
5:00 pm – 7:00 pmWelcome Reception

Tuesday, May 12

7:30 am – 8:00 amCoffee & Networking Break
8:00 am – 9:00 amWelcome Remarks and Opening General Session
9:00 am – 5:30 pmExhibit Hall Hours
9:00 am – 9:45 amCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
9:45 am – 10:30 amConference Sessions
10:30 am – 11:00 amCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
11:00 am – 11:45 amConference Sessions
11:45 am – 1:00 pmNetworking Lunch
1:00 pm – 1:45 pmConference Sessions
1:45 pm – 2:15 pmCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
2:15 pm – 3:00 pmConference Sessions
3:00 pm – 3:30 pmCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmKeynote General Session
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled) and Keynote Book Signing
5:30 pm – 7:30 pmExcipient World Celebration Networking Party

Wednesday, May 13

7:30 am – 8:00 amCoffee & Networking Break
8:00 am – 9:00 amWelcome Remarks and Opening General Session
9:00 am – 2:30 pmExhibit Hall Hours
9:00 am – 9:45 amCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
9:45 am – 10:30 amConference Sessions
10:30 am – 11:00 amCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
11:00 am – 11:45 amConference Sessions
11:45 am – 1:00 pmNetworking Lunch
1:00 pm – 1:45 pmConference Sessions
1:45 pm – 2:30 pmCoffee & Networking Break in Exhibit Hall (appointments can be scheduled)
2:30 pm – 3:15 pmConference Sessions
3:15 pm – 3:30 pmCoffee & Networking Break
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmClosing General Session
4:30 pm – 5:30 pmThank You Happy Hour