2020 ISPE Aseptic Conference

Evolution in Aseptic Processing: Flexible and Reliable Solutions

The 2020 ISPE Aseptic Conference will focus on providing flexible and reliable solutions for the implementation and management of the latest in aseptic, barrier, containment, and aseptic best practice technologies, including Automated Visual Inspections. Now in its 29th year, this year’s program will feature regulatory and industry experts from FDA, SKAN, F. Hoffman La Roche, Bosch, Fresenius Kabi, Evonik, Merck, and many others to provide your company with the practical tools to improve your manufacturing capability and reliability. Case Studies representing innovative large and small-scale facility and process design will offer insights into successful projects designed to meet unique customer and patient needs.

Sneak Peek of What to Expect

Hear from Richard Friedman, Deputy Director, Science and Regulatory Policy, Office of Manufacturing Quality, FDA/CDER, kick-off the 2019 ISPE Aseptic Conference with the opening keynote speech.

ISPE's work was the single most important thing in the evolution from the old legacy Aseptic processing operations to isolator technology and other barrier technologies.

Richard Friedman

Conference Highlights


  • Automated Visual Inspections
  • Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs)
  • Alternate Decontamination Technologies
  • Aseptic Processing Science & Technology
  • Cell Therapy Scale-Out Planning
  • Cytotoxics, Robotics, High Potent Products
  • Facility Design & Expansion Case Studies
  • Formulation-Filling for Viral Vectors
  • High-Speed Syringe Filling Expansion
  • Modernization of a Legacy CDMO 
  • Robotic Applications in Aseptic Processing
  • Small-Scale/Clinical Manufacturing
  • Standardization of Extractables Testing
  • Sterile Connectors & Materials Transfer

Who Should Attend?

  • Sterile Products Processing Community of Practice  
  • Engineering system owners or project managers responsible for aseptic processing equipment 
  • Validation personnel responsible for aseptic processing equipment qualification 
  • Quality Assurance personnel responsible for maintaining the integrity of aseptic systems 
  • Quality Assurance personnel responsible for cleaning and prevention of cross contamination
  • Equipment manufacturers and suppliers providing state-of-the-art aseptic technology including robotics 
  • Aseptic manufacturing professionals and management 
  • Aseptic processing consultants and regulatory specialists 
  • Manufacturers of design, facilities, building, commissioning, validation 
  • Quality Systems/Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) including microbiology professionals
  • Compounding pharmacy and small-scale facilities professionals  
  • Industrial Hygienist for operational safety in aseptic processing 
  • Professionals new to Aseptic processing and product protection
  • Plant managers 

Program Committee

Jörg Zimmermann
Vice President, Vetter Development Service, External Affairs
Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co.
Chair/Board Ambassador
Richard Denk
Senior Consultant, Aseptic Processing & Containment
Christa B. Myers
Sr. Associate, Pharma Market Director
Klaus Ullherr
Senior Product Manager
Syntegon Technology, Formerly Bosch Packaging Technology
Matthew P. VonEsch
AVP, Xeno and Regenerative Medicine Operations
United Therapeutics Corp.
Keith W. Weseli, CPIP
Director of Operations, Midwest Region