The Making Pharmaceuticals conference programme is free to attend, with 5 parallel conference streams, giving visitors a huge choice of topics.  Most sessions run in parallel so you can move between the 5 different conference rooms, creating your own tailored conference programme to suit your interests and professional information requirements.

28 April

Room A

9:30 am

Serialisation Part 3

Speaker

9:50 am

Climate Change Challenges

Speaker

10:10 am

Chip Thinking for More Effective Pharma Plant Projects

Speaker

10:30 am

Break

11:30 am

Smart and Intelligent Packaging; Delivering Pharma Adherence and E-Pils for an Improved User Experience

Speaker

11:50 am

The Real Cost of Packaging

Speaker

12:10 pm

Trust in Your Label: Where the Digital World Meets the Physical Supply Chain

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation

Speaker

3:00 pm

Break

4:45 pm

Networking Drinks

Room B

9:50 am

10:30 am

Break

11:50 am

Closing the Loop – Circular Economy in the Pharma Sector

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Speaker

12:10 pm

Product Owners: Fulfilling your Outsourcing Responsibilities

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Speaker

  • Julie Walker Principal Quality Consultant - JW Consulting Ltd

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation

Speaker

3:00 pm

Break

3:45 pm

Digitising Line Clearance

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Speaker

4:05 pm

The Rise of the Machines

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Speaker

4:45 pm

Networking Drinks

Room C

9:30 am

GDP Requirements and the New ECA / PQG GDP Guide for APIs

Speakers

10:30 am

Break

11:30 am

Soft Skills and Critical Thinking

Speaker

11:50 am

Code of Practice for Dealing with Relational Risk in Clinical Research

Speaker

12:10 pm

Revised ICH Guidelines & Updates

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation

Speaker

3:00 pm

Break

3:45 pm

Pharma 2020: UK, Europe and Beyond

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Speakers

  • Daniel Chancellor Principal Analyst, Thought Leadership - Informa Pharma Intelligence
  • David Wallace Executive Editor, Generics Bulletin - Informa Pharma Intelligence
  • Andrew Benson Senior Director, Trialtrove - Informa Pharma Intelligence
  • Dr Duncan Emerton Director, Custom Intelligence and Analytics - Informa Pharma Intelligence

4:45 pm

Networking Drinks

Room D

9:30 am

Increasing Product and Process Understanding to Deliver Quality

Speaker

10:00 am

Accelerated Medicines Development Using Adaptive Continuous Manufacturing 

Speaker

  • Prof. Gordon Muirhead  Visiting Professor of Pharmaceutics, Leicester School of Pharmacy - De MontFort University

10:30 am

Break

11:30 am

Working With Your CRO: Creating Perfect Research Partnerships in an Imperfect Research World

Speaker

12:10 pm

The Quality Management System

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation

Speaker

3:00 pm

Break

3:45 pm

Leading International Teams

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Speaker

3:50 pm

Pharma 4.0

Speaker

4:10 pm

Young Professionals, Managing Millennials

Speaker

4:45 pm

Networking Drinks

Room E

9:50 am

Surfactants in Pharma Formulation

Speaker

10:10 am

10:30 am

Break

11:50 am

The Quality Management System

Speaker

12:10 pm

The Cost of Quality (CoQ), or Rather The Cost of Poor Quality

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Keynote Presentation

Speaker

3:00 pm

Break

4:45 pm

Networking Drinks

29 April

Room A

9:15 am

IPEC Co-Processed Excipient Guide for Pharmaceutical Excipients

Speaker

9:35 am

The Role of Excipients in Paediatric Formulations

Speaker

9:55 am

Excipients for Parenteral Formulations

Speaker

10:15 am

Break

11:30 am

Transitioninng from Lab to Pilot to Factory

Speaker

11:50 am

Supply Chain Risk Management

Speaker

12:10 pm

Proactive Programme to Avoid Contamination

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

3:00 pm

Break & Exhibition

Room B

9:35 am

Managing the Human Factor

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Speaker

10:15 am

Break

11:30 am

Pediatric and Geriatric Formulations: Common Challenge

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Speaker

  • Shilpa Mistry Head of Pharma,UK and Ireland - Chemlink Specialities

11:50 am

Drug Delivery From Fluid Gels

Speaker

12:50 pm

Break

2:20 pm

Aseptic Sample Valves, Vessel Accessories and Sanitary Rupture Discs

Speaker

3:00 pm

Exhibition & Break

Room C

10:15 am

Break

12:00 pm

How to Approve an Excipient Supplier for Parenteral Applications

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

The Impact of Data Science in Clinical Research

Speaker

2:20 pm

Presentation Skills

Speaker

  • Jessica Kirby Operations Director - The Institute of Clinical Research

2:40 pm

Implementation of Clinical Trials Regulation

Diversity in Clinical Trials – EMqT Update

3:00 pm

Risk Management Culture within Projects

3:20 pm

Break & Exhibition

Room D

9:35 am

Bridging The Gap Between Discovery and Development – DMPK Influence

Speaker

9:55 am

QbD is not Just DoE

Speaker

10:15 am

Break

11:15 am

Developing and Sustaining Excellent Packaging Labelling and Artwork Capabilities

Speaker

11:35 am

Pharmaceutical Packaging in the Digital Age

Speaker

11:55 am

Serialisation in 2020 – Delivery and Challenges

Speaker

12:15 pm

Making Pharmaceutical Packaging that is Easy for Elderly People to Open

Speaker

12:35 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Vitamin D: a Clinical Science Update on the Efficacy of High Dose treatment

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Speaker

  • Dr Robert Winwood Manager Nutrition Science and Advocacy EMEA - DSM Nutritional Products

3:00 pm

Break & Exhibition

Room E

9:15 am

Outsourcing of Storage

Speaker

9:35 am

The Obligations of the WDA Licence Holder

Speaker

9:55 am

A Comparison Between a GDP Self-inspection And An ISO 9001 Audit

Speaker

10:15 am

Organisational Culture, The Hidden Driver of Compliance

Speaker

10:35 am

Break

11:30 am

GMP for Small Scale Manufacturing: Applying the Requirements to Hospital Units

Speaker

11:50 am

Auditor Certification – the Benefits of Certification for Pharmaceutical Auditors

Speaker

12:10 pm

Specials: The Particular Requirements For Control of Unlicensed Medicines

Speaker

12:30 pm

Break

2:00 pm

Cold WFI Production With Membrane Based Systems

3:00 pm

Break & Exhibition