2020 ISPE Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Virtual Conference

Vision for Biomanufacturing:  Today's Challenges and Tomorrow's Therapies

The 2020 ISPE Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Virtual Conference has been transformed to a fully digital event. 

Access Virtual Conference

Why Attend Virtually?

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    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
    With access to 30+ sessions, 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 as they share 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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    Explore a Showcase of Innovation and Technology
    Our virtual exhibit hall brings the latest pharma innovations and technology to you. You'll have the ability to browse exhibitor virtual booths, participate in demos, and interact directly with exhibitors. Plus, you'll have the chance to win prizes during exhibit hall giveaways.   
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    Connect and Engage with Regulators, Industry Experts, and Your Peers
    You'll have opportunities to network with your fellow attendees, presenters, and exhibitors just like you would at our in-person events. Engage throughout the day, during each session via the live chat, at the virtual reception, through scheduled 1:1 meetings with exhibitors, and during dedicated networking breaks and events.
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    Engage with Sponsors
    Converse with sponsors in real-time, asking them the very same questions as if at a physical event when visiting an exhibit.

Teaser Talks

  • Regulatory presence at ispe event
  • Annual Meeting & Expo Highlights
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Education Sessions

  • Hear compelling and informative presentations from global experts representing regulatory, industry, and academia 
  • Refine your own expertise and gain new insights into critical trends in the bio sector, including cell and gene therapy, monoclonal antibodies, oligonucleotides, and personalized medicines. 
  • Explore the case studies in process development and equipment design for profitable and sustainable manufacturing  
  • Learn about innovations in facility design and operations, and strategies for collaboration between manufacturers and regulators 
  • See how you can implement best practices used by CDMOs in non-traditional biopharma processes  Understand the supply chain risks and challenges associated with the production of personalized medicines 

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Conference Highlights

Who Should Attend

  • Emerging Technologies Scientists and Professionals 
  • Bio Site Directors and above 
  • Operations managers 
  • Manufacturing, Quality Control, and Quality Assurance heads 
  • Procurement professionals 
  • Engineering and Facility management heads 
  • Contract Manufacturing interface heads 
  • Key supply chain interfaces 
  • Process sciences, process development heads 
  • Global Regulatory Authorities involved in BLA, PAI, New Technologies 
  • Construction services, engineering services 
  • Suppliers (resins, media, etc.) 

All levels of experience will benefit from the presentations and opportunities for engagement to continue to shape the direction of the pharmaceutical industry

Program Committee 

Joseph C. Famulare
Vice President, Global Quality Compliance and External Relations
Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group
Vivianne J. Arencibia
Independent Consultant
Arencibia Quality Compliance Associates
Board Ambassador
Antonio R. Moreira, PhD
Vice Provost, Academic Affairs
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Andre L. Walker, CPIP
Walker BioPharm Consulting
Stephen C. Mahoney, JD
Senior Director, Global Quality & Compliance
Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group
Christine M. V. Moore, PhD
Global Head and Executive Director, GRACS CMC Policy
Merck & Co, Inc.
David Doleski
Compliance Head for Biologics Quality Operations
Robert Dream, PE, CPIP
HDR Company LLC
Eric D. Felz
Associate Director Validation
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited