2020 ISPE Asia Pacific Pharma Manufacturing Virtual Conference & Executive Forum

Bracing for Impact: 
Best Practices for Maintaining Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Continuity in a Complex and Dynamic Environment 

The 2020 ISPE Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Virtual Conference and Executive Forum will bring together global regulatory and industry thought leaders to share best practices to assess critical manufacturing processes and utilize lessons learned to improve and sustain reliable supply of quality medicines in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The impact on the supply chain, risk management, tech transfer, and a wide range of critical manufacturing operations has been felt across the industry. This event will provide three days of content examining that impact and assessing how the industry has been and should be responding and adapting. 

Executive Forum*

Strategies for Supply Chain Visibility & Control

The Executive Forum, led by global regulators and industry leaders, is an interactive discussion forum for pharmaceutical executives.  The focus of this year’s Forum will be on post-COVID-19 assessment of the impact on the pharmaceutical supply chain and lessons learned for the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.

Learning Objectives

Collaboratively explore opportunities facing pharmaceutical leaders and regulators to develop strategies for enhanced supply chain visibility and control.

Executive Forum Topics Include

  • Impact of COVID-19 on the pharmaceutical supply chain
  • Sustainable supply chain visibility & control strategies 
  • Post-COVID-19 assessment/lessons learned
  • Redundancy in facilities and operations
  • Supply chain security in times of crisis
  • Global regulatory agency interaction
  • Alternate inspection approaches

*The Forum is included with Conference Registration

Why Attend Virtually

  • Feel like You're In-Person with a Fully Interactive Digital Experience
    Our event portal is easy to navigate and will allow you to view presentations, access PDFs of the presentations, take downloadable notes in each session, participate in polls, chat with other attendees, and participate in LIVE Q&A sessions with speakers.
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  • Build Your Experience
    Add the sessions you want to attend with the click of a button to build your own custom agenda. Interested in two sessions happening at the same? We have you covered because you'll have access to all of the recordings from the event for one year.
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  • Gain Actionable Insights
    Global experts will be at your fingertips sharing their knowledge and lessons learned on advanced therapeutic medicinal products (ATMPs) including cell and gene therapies, digitalization, single-use technology, implications of ICH Q12 for biopharma, and much more.
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  • Stay Current and Knowledgeable Throughout the Year
    In addition to expert insights, your tangible takeaways include access to the recording of ALL conference sessions and presentations for one year. Unlike an in-person event, you’ll get to experience the sessions you missed—that means both tracks! The recordings are also valuable as a refresher throughout the year.
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Virtual Event FAQs

Learning Objectives

Attendees will be able to:

  • Assess the impact of COVID-19 on their company’s supply chain visibility and control
  • Apply lessons learned from companies impacted by the pandemic in their own organization
  • Become current on industry trends in quality & compliance as supply chains evolve
  • Work with CMOs to mitigate supply chain disruptions
  • Understand quality and regulatory requirements and expectations  
  • Understand the necessary elements and compliance for quality sustainability  

Who Should Attend?

Executive Level Leaders in Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Supply Chain

Manufacturing & Operations professionals Quality Assurance professionals Quality Control professionalsRegulatory Body personnel Regulatory Affairs experts Pharma Senior Level Managers

Program Committee

Carmelo Rosa, PsyD
Director, Division of Drug Quality I
Frances M. Zipp
President & CEO
Lachman Consultant Services, Inc
Co-Chair and Board Ambassador
Antonio C. Crincoli, PE
Senior Director, Head Upjohn Global Engineering
Pfizer Inc.
Deva H. Puranam
Head of Global Quality Investigations
Caroline Rocks, CEng
Senior Program Manager
AbbVie, Inc.