Has your company recently designed, built or renovated a state-of-the-art pharmaceutical or biotechnology facility that is best in its class?
ISPE’s Facility of the Year Awards Program is the premier global awards program recognizing innovation and creativity in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturing industries. The Facility of the Year Awards program showcases accomplishments in facility design, construction, and operation. It celebrates the shared commitment and dedication of individuals working for different companies worldwide to enhance patient health and safety through innovation and advancements in pharmaceutical manufacturing technology.
Projects selected for these prestigious awards set the standard for pharmaceutical facilities by demonstrating excellence in the categories of:
- Project Execution
- Facility Integration
- Equipment Innovation
- Social Impact
- Process Innovation
- Operational Excellence
- Facility of the Future
Facility of the Year Awards Eligibility
Building Types – Existing and New
GMP Manufacturing-Based Projects
GMP manufacturing-based projects consisting of buildings, equipment, systems, and manufacturing methodologies deployed to manufacture regulated pharmaceutical drug substances, drug products, medical devices, combination products, and other commercial entities under the purview of the US FDA, and other global regulatory bodies.
In addition, non-regulated facilities that meet the criteria listed above may also be eligible if demonstration is provided to indicate they are operated within similar GMP guidelines.
GMP and Non-GMP Process Development Projects
Project examples may include laboratories, pilot plants, medical device production, fill/finish, packaging facilities, and other similar process development facilities that may or may not be regulated. Submissions will be primarily judged on the merits of the applied innovation as it pertains to the development of pharmaceutical and biotechnology products.