Innovative solutions to the greatest challenges in pharmaceutical development

27 - 29 June 2022

The AGENDA for the 13th Global Drug Delivery & Formulation Summit is now live!

The 2022 Summit covers small molecules and biologicsnew technologies, concepts and case studies in areas such as:

  • Formulation design for poorly soluble compounds
  • The potential of nanotechnology for better deliverability
  • The latest controlled released technologies
  • Improving patient compliance by harnessing data and the latest smart device technology
  • Optimising formulations for continuous manufacturing
  • Overcoming the blood brain barrier and challenges in oral delivery of biologics
  • Reformulation and biosimilars

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2022 Speakers

Steve Amoussou-Guenou


Global Technical Developer

Sven Amrhein


Principal Scientist

Sune Andersen


Principal Scientist in Particle Engineering

Andreas Liebminger


Head of PDT PharmSci & Devices

Jean-Rene Authelin


Global Head of Pharmaceutical Engineering, Senior Scientific Advisor, Global CMC

Vimalkumar Balasubramanian


Principal Scientist

Dr. Fatima Bennai-Sanfourche


Senior Director of QA & RA Compliance for Medical Devices, Combination products and eHealth

Dr. Andreas Bernkop-Schnürch

Innsbruck University

Head of the Department Center for Chemistry and Biomedicine

Beate Bittner


Product Optimization Franchise Leader

Michael Black


Head of Sales Pharma

Erik Oude Blenke


Associate Principle Scientist

Joshua Boateng

University of Greenwich

Professor in Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, School of Science

Roland Bodmeier

Pensatech Pharma GmbH

Managing Director

Luigi Boltri


Senior Director, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Dr. Stefan Bracht


Vice President Head of Drug Delivery Innovation

Dr. Sebastian Braun

LTS Lohmann Therapie-Systeme AG

Director Business Development MAP

Dr Richard A. Campbell

University of Manchester

Senior Lecturer in Physical Pharmacy

Wenqian Chen

National University of Singapore

Assistant Professor

Ajay Bapurao Chintawar


Drug Delivery Systems Development Lead

Robin Curtis

University of Manchester

Senior Lecturer

Suha Dadou

Queen’s University Belfast

Research Fellow

Frederic Dargelas

DelSiTech Ltd

Head of Business Development and Alliance Management

Thomas Delacroix

PMC Isochem

R&D Director

Dipen Desai

Amneal Pharmaceuticals

Vice President Formulation & Analytical

Nick DiFranco

Lubrizol Life Science Health

MEM, Global Market Segment Manager for Oral Treatments

Stefanie Dohrn


Principal Scientist

Anja Dörfler


Senior Technical Transfer Lead

Dennis Douroumis

University of Greenwich

Professor in Pharmaceutical Technology and Process Engineering

Patrick Duffy


R&D Team Leader, Manufacturing Manager for Bioresorbable Polymers

Thomas von Erlach


Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Sara Fathollahi

DFE Pharma

Product Application Specialist, Oral Solid Dosage

Andreas Fischer

Xspray Pharma

Senior Principal Scientist

Paulina Luisa Fischer


PhD Student

Nikoletta Fotaki

University of Bath

Reader in (Bio)Pharmaceutics

Gert Fricker

University of Heidelberg

Director at the Institute of Pharmacy and Molecular Biotechnology in the Faculty of Biosciences

Adrian Funke


Head of CMC Predictive Development Bayer Science Fellow

Patrick Garidel

Boehringer Ingelheim

Head of Process, Purification and Pharma Development

Joey Glassco

Lubrizol Life Science Health

Senior Global Market Manager for Parenteral Drug Delivery

Dr. Heinrich Haas


Vice President Formulation & Drug Delivery

Pavan Handa

Amneal Pharmaceuticals

Senior Vice President, Specialty Portfolio Management

Vanessa Havenith

SE Tylose GmbH & Co. KG

Technical Sales Manager

Philipp Hebestreit


Regional Technical Service Manager

Martin Huelsmeyer


Head of Science Affairs & Strategic Initiatives, NBE Formulation Sciences, Senior Principal Research Scientist

James Humphrey

Croda Pharma

Research & Technology Specialist

Christian Jede

Merck Healthcare KGaA

Scientific Associate Director

Ajay J. Khopade

Sun Pharma Advanced Research Centre

Vice President-R&D, Formulation Development (Non-Orals)

Sebastian Kube

Boehringer Ingelheim

Senior Data Scientist

Arkadiusz Kuczaj

Philip Morris International R&D

Manager Aerosol Innovation and Dosimetry

Samuel Kyeremateng


Principal Scientist

Dimitrios Lamprou

Queen’s University Belfast

Professor & MSc Director

Corentin Larcy


NCE Drug Product Expert

Robert W. Lee

Lubrizol Life Science Health

President of the CDMO Division

Andrew Lewis

Quotient Sciences

Vice President, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Philippe Lienard

Pasteur Institute

Early Development Coordinator

Korbinian Lobmann

Zerion Pharma


Lorenzo Gentiluomo


Associate Principal Scientist

Christian Lotz

Pfanstiehl GmbH

General Manager EMEA

Dr. Manfred Ogris

University of Vienna

Professor Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Tatiana Marcozzi


Senior Scientist – Oral Solid Development

Lena Mareczek

Merck KGaA


Heinrich Martens

Fresenius Kabi

Vice President Regulatory Affairs - BU Devices Pharmaceuticals and Devices Division

Dr. Chris McConville

Extruded Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Chief Scientific Officer

Tiffany  McIntire


Principal Human Factors Engineer, Pharma Technical Development Biologics Europe Device and Packaging Development

Salvatore Mercuri


Associate Director, NPI & MSAT, Monteggio

Mikolaj Milewski


Principal Scientist

Valentyn Mohylyuk

Queen's University Belfast

Pharmaceutical Scientist (research fellow)

Rene Van Nostrum

Utrecht University

Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Christoph Nüboldt



Ravi Pamnani

Intact Therapeutics


Matt Parker


Senior Consultant – Drug Delivery

Mark Parry

Intertek Melbourn

Technical Director

Alexandre Gil , Ph.D.


Director, Business Development

Dr. Martin Rabel

Field Application Scientist

Precision NanoSystems

Frank Van Reeth


Director Ophta and IHD Device Portfolio, Global Device & Packaging Development (GDPD) in TRD

Dr. Angela Lopez del Rio

Boehringer Ingelheim


Gabriele Sadowski

TU Dortmund University

Professor Laboratory for Thermodynamics

Imad Sallit


Senior Technical Steward Devices

Ana Gomes dos Santos


Principal Scientist

Dr. Christina Schmid

Celanese Corp

Application Development Manager – Pharmaceuticals

Harshal Shah

Cambridge Consultants

Head of Global BioPharma Commercial

John C. Shelley



Dunja Šilić


Senior Product Development Scientist

Soren Skov


Senior Expert Human Factors / User Experience

Tamas Solymosi


Lead Scientist

Corinna Sonderegger


Executive Director Competence Center, Global Device & Packaging Development (GDPD)

Rob Steendam

InnoCore Pharmaceuticals

Chief Technology Officer

Beat U. Steffen

confinis ag

Founder & CEO

Sven Stegemann

Graz University of Technology


Carol Thomson

BDD Pharma

Chief Executive Officer

Christophe Tistaert

Janssen Research & Development

Principal Scientist

Vivek Trivedi

University of Kent

Senior Lecturer in Drug Delivery

Shahid Uddin


Director of Formulation & Stability

Pedro Valente


R&D Director - Oral Drug Product Development

Driton Vllasaliu

King’s College London

Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutics

Matthias Gerhard Wacker

National University of Singapore

Associate Professor

Leonie Wagner


Senior Formulation Scientist

Dr. Sabine Websky


Head Medical Affairs & Applied Technologies


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