4th Annual Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Summit

The 4th Annual Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Summit will be coming to Milan, Italy between the 17th and 19th of October 2018.

This event provides its participants and industry leaders an environment to discuss process innovation and technical and safety perspectives for both Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (HPAPI) manufacturers and outsourcers.

This Summit will focus on current market trends for HPAPIs including: process development and scale-up, cost-effective production, containment innovations, best manufacturing practices, as well as regulatory updates.

This year’s instalment includes the 2-day summit and a day visit to the facility in Fiorenzuola d’Arda with a workshop session, sponsored by FPS Food and Pharma Systems srl.

We are excited to be hosting the 4th edition of our Highly Potent Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Summit and look forward to meeting you in Milan!

Key Practical Learning Points of the Summit:

  • How to improve safety and maximise manufacturing efficiency for highly potent medicines
  • Latest containment technologies and handling
  • New requirements and considerations from the EMA guidelines
  • Assuring regulatory compliance with the permitted daily exposure
  • Hazard assessment classifications
  • Occupational hygiene: past, present, and future
  • Prevention of cross contamination
  • Strategies for CMO selection: insides from the industry
  • Challenges and opportunities for ADC business

Who Should Attend:

Chief Executives, Vice Presidents, Directors, Department Heads, Leaders, Senior Managers, Principal Scientists, Principal Toxicologists, Fellows, and Investigators specialising in:

  • Business Development
  • Engineering
  • Environmental, Health & Safety (HSE)
  • External Supply
  • Formulation Development
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Laboratory Services
  • Manufacturing
  • New Products
  • New Technologies
  • Occupational Toxicology
  • Outsourcing
  • Process Development
  • Product Quality
  • Regulatory
  • Research & Development
  • Risk Assessments
  • Sales Development
  • Strategic Development
  • Validation
Media partners

Previous Year Attendees

  • Patheon, DPx Fine Chemicals Austria GmbH & CoKG, Austria
    Security engineer at Patheon

  • F.P.S. Food and Pharma Systems Srl, Italy
    Sales Manager

  • Oncotec Pharma Produktion GmbH, Germany
    Manager New Business Development

  • Laboratorios Dr. Esteve, S.A.U., Spain
    Sustainability Director

  • Laboratorios Dr. Esteve, S.A.U., Spain
    Head of Safety & Environment Pharma & Support Units

  • Indena SpA, Italy
    Semisynthetic Labs - Senior Researcher

  • Nicomac Europe srl, Italy
    Managing Director

  • Nicomac Europe srl, Italy
    ARGA Manager

  • Biocad, Russia
    Assistant Program Manager

  • PLIVA Croatia Ltd., Croatia
    Occupational Health and Safety Expert

  • Bristol-Myers Squibb SA, Switzerland
    EHS Manager - Third Party Audit

    Head of EHS Teva Tapi

  • JSC BIOCAD, Russia
    Process Engineer

  • Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
    Director Scale Up

  • Hovione FarmaCiencia SA, Portugal
    QA Technical Expert

  • UCB Pharma S.A.,
    Associate Director, External Manufacturing

  • Hikma Pharmaceuticals, Jordan
    General Manager; Hikma APIs (Chemicals) Plant

  • Synthon B.V., The Netherlands
    Occupational Toxicology Manager

  • ILC Dover LP / JetSolutions SA, Switzerland
    Area Sales Manager DE - AT

  • PCAS, France
    Plant Director

  • PCAS, France
    Business Development Director

  • PCAS, France
    Safety Manager

  • Qualicaps Europe S.A.U., Spain
    Business Development Analyst

  • Qualicaps Europe S.A.U., Spain
    Global Scientific Business Development

  • Medivir AB, Sweden
    Project Manager CMC

  • Sicor Societa' Italiana Corticosteroidi Srl, Italy
    Senior Manager Chem. New Products

  • Moehs Catalana, S.L., Spain
    Deputy Area Manager for Investments

  • Basilea Pharmaceutica lnternational Ltd., Switzerland
    QA Manager GMP

  • UFAG Laboratorien AG, Switzerland
    Head of Division Marketing & Sales

  • UFAG Laboratorien AG, Switzerland
    Head of Division Analyses

  • Servier (Ireland) Industries Ltd., Ireland
    Quality Manager

  • Merck KGaA, Germany
    Safety Expert

  • Siegfried AG, Switzerland
    Senior Director Chemical Development & Scale-Up

  • Teva Pharmaceutical Works Ltd., Hungary
    Plant Engineer

  • LLC "Nanolek", Russia
    Chief Technologist

  • Delpharm, France
    Head of formulation development

  • PolyPeptide Laboratories France SAS, France
    Director Production

  • Polypeptide Laboratories (Sweden) AB, Sweden
    Global Development Manager

  • Evonik Technology & Infrastructure GmbH, Germany
    Manager Marketing and Sales

  • Merz Pharma GmbH & Co. KGaA, Germany
    Head of Drug Substance Manufacturing

  • CERBIOS-PHARMA SA, Switzerland
    R&D Director

  • CERBIOS-PHARMA SA, Switzerland
    Business Development Manager

  • Minakem High Potent S.A., Belgium
    Sales Director

  • Minakem High Potent S.A., Belgium
    Site Manager

  • Minakem High Potent S.A., Belgium
    R&D Manager

  • CCM Pharmaceuticals Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
    Chief Technical Officer

  • Merck Serono S.P.A., Italy
    Principal Scientist Pilot Plant - Head of Production

  • Merck Serono S.P.A., Italy
    Senior Reseacher

  • Merck Serono S.P.A., Italy
    Senior Technician

  • Merck Serono S.P.A., Italy
    Principal Scientist

  • Almac Group Ltd, UK
    HSE Manager

  • Büchi AG, Switzerland
    Head of Sales Chemical Plants

  • Procos S.p.A., Italy
    R&D Director

  • Procos S.p.A., Italy
    R&D Laboratory Director

  • Sigma-Tau S.p.A., Italy
    Head Lab. / Project Leader

  • Aspen Oss B.V., The Netherlands
    Process Engineer

  • Grünenthal GmbH, Germany
    International Project Leader

  • UCB Pharma SA, Belgium
    Head, Chemical Process R&D

  • Alcami Corporation, USA
    Senior Director, Operations

  • Alcami Corporation, USA
    Commercial Development Director

  • Egis Pharmaceuticals PLC, Hungary
    Head of HPDS Laboratory

  • Esteve Quimica, S.A., Spain
    Head of Synthesis Laboratories

  • Helsinn Birex Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Ireland
    EHS Manager

  • ChargePoint Technology Ltd, UK
    Head of Sales EMEIA & LATAM

  • ChargePoint Technology Ltd, UK
    Global Product Manager - Containment

  • Aesica Pharmaceuticals Ltd, UK
    Business Development Manager

  • Pharmalex-India Private Limited, India
    Principal Consultant - Scientific Affairs

  • F.I.S. - Fabbrica Italiana Sintetici S.p.A., Italy
    Industrialization & Processes Specialist

  • Sanofi Winthrop Industrie S.A., France
    Project Manager

  • Flow Sciences, Inc., USA
    Vice President of International Sales and Strategic Business Development

  • DuPont Protection Solutions, USA
    Principal Investigator

  • Tebodin Czech Republic, s.r.o., Czech Republic
    Business Development Manager

  • Astellas Pharma Europe B.V., The Netherlands
    Director Occupational Toxicology