Innovative solutions to the greatest challenges in pharmaceutical development

15th – 17th March 2021 | Berlin

Thank you to everyone who attended the 11th Global Drug Delivery & Formulation Summit! Key themes for the Summit included:

  • New modalities research opportunities and challenges
  • Personalised therapies, mRNA, Cell and gene therapies
  • Analytical techniques for biotherapeutics
  • 3D printing, flexible manufacturing techniques, continuous manufacturing
  • Multivariate analysis techniques, production process optimisation, digitalisation of
  • pharmaceutical development
  • mAb and bispecific formulation development
  • Oral delivery of biologics and other routes
  • Device development, microneedles, connected devices
  • Integrating human factors into device development, behavioural design

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2020 Speakers

Anand Subramony

AstraZeneca

Vice President, External Innovation & Novel Technologies

Conference Chairperson

Patrick Garidel

Boehringer Ingelheim

Associate Director Protein Science

Room 2 Chairperson

Matthias Erber

Bayer

Laboratory head in Formulation Development Parenterals

Room 3 Chairperson

Bastiaan DeLeeuw

Cambridge Design Partnership

Head of Business Development – Drug Delivery

Room 4 Chairperson (Day 1)

Matthew Clemente

Novo Nordisk

Vice President, Device Development

Room 4 Chairperson (Day 3)

Agathe Buffard

Novartis

Human Factors – Device Manager I

Alan S Harris

Ferring

Senior VP GLOBAL R&D LCM

Aleksandra Dabkowska

AstraZeneca

Associate Principal Scientist

Amrit Paudel

Graz University of Technology, Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering (RCPE)

Assistant Professor & Principal Scientist

Andreas Abend

MSD

Director Analytical Sciences

Andreas Bernkop-Schnürch

University of Innsbruck

Research Group Drug Delivery and Powder Technology

Dr. Andreas Sauer

SE Tylose GmbH & Co. KG

Technical Sales Director

Dr. Andreas Seidl

LEUKOCARE AG

Chief Operating Officer

Andrew Lewis

Quotient Sciences

Vice President, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Anna Luczak

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Senior Scientist

Anne Moore

University College Cork

Professor

Arwyn T. Jones

Cardiff University

Professor of Membrane Traffic and Drug Delivery, and Director of Research, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical sciences,

Benoit Koumurian

Sanofi

Drug Product Process Engineer

Bernhard Muellinger

Vectura

Vice President - Inhalation Technology

Bertil Abrahamsson

AstraZeneca

Senior Principal Scientist

Birger Brodin

University of Copenhagen

Professor

Dr Carol Thomson

BDD Pharma

Chief Executive Officer

Charles Evans

MedPharm

VP of Pharmaceutical Development

Dr. Christian Lotz

Pfanstiehl

General Manager, EMEA

Dr. Christoph Brandenbusch

TU Dortmund

Group Leader

Clare Beddoes

Cambridge Design Partnership

Senior medical innovation and research consultant

Christian Jones

Nanoform

Chief Commercial Officer

Claus-Michael Lehr

Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland

Head of the Department Drug Delivery

Dr. Clemens Günther

Bayer

Director Nonclinical Safety CC

Daniel Bonner

PureTech Health

Vice President

David Lyon

Lonza

Senior Fellow, Research

David Ward

Intertek

Formulation and Manufacturing Lead

Davide Mercadante

Biogen

Principal Device Quality Engineer

Dennis Douroumis

University of Greenwich

Professor in Pharmaceutical Technology and Process Engineering, Director of Centre for Innovation in Process Engineering and Research (CIPER)

Dr Vivek Trivedi

University of Kent

'Lecturer in Drug Delivery, Medway School of Pharmacy

Dr. Marco Emgenbroich

LTS Lohmann

Corporate Vice President Head of Pharmaceutical Development I R&D

Dr. Michael Black

BENEO-Palatinit GmbH

Head of Sales Pharma

Dr. Sharareh Salar-Behzadi

Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering (RCPE)

Principal Scientist

University of Graz, Department for Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy

Ferdinand Brandl

BASF SE, Nutrition and Health, Development Pharma Solutions

Head of Laboratory

Gregoire Schwach

Roche

E2E Home Leader Ocular and Drug Delivery

Guillaume Brouet

Aptar Pharma

Vice-President - Analytical, Regulatory and Scientific Affairs

Heinrich Haas

BioNTEch RNA Pharmaceuticals

Vice President RNA Formulation & Drug Delivery

Ildiko Terebesi

Bayer

Head of Drug Delivery Innovation

James Humphrey

Croda

Applications Specialist

Jan Nordmann

Roche

Product Care Leader, Device and Packaging Development Europe

Jatin Patel

Constellation Pharmaceuticals

Executive Director-CMC

Jean-René Authelin

Sanofi

Global Head of Pharmaceutical Engineering

Joao Miguel Freire

Janssen

Scientist Formulation Science & Technology (FST)

Joel Gresham

Crux Product Design Ltd.

Simulation Expert & Life Sciences Lead

John C. Shelley

Schrödinger

Schrödinger Fellow

John Majewski

Gilead Sciences

Device Development Engineer

Jonas Fransson

Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB

Director of Drug Product Development

Josef Hartl

Boehringer Ingelheim

Scientist

Professor Khuloud Al-Jamal

King’s College London

Chair of Drug Delivery & Nanomedicine

Kristin Lehmkemper

AbbVie

Senior Scientist

Louise Place

Cambridge Design Partnership

Head Of Regulatory Affairs

Simon Hendry

Adare Pharmaceuticals

BD Director

Dr. Magdalena Obarzanek-Fojt

Novartis

Drug Product Leader within Cell and Gene Technical Development

Mara van Haandel

DFE pharma

Innovation Manager

Marie Leman

Sanofi

R&D project manager / Microfluidics and Biotechnologies

Mark A. Hassett

Credence MedSystems

Vice President of Business Development

Mike Tate

Boehringer Ingelheim

Human Factors Manager

Mike Tobyn

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Research Fellow

Muhammad Akhtar

The Islamia University of Bahawalpur

Associate Professor at Faculty of Pharmacy and Alternative Medicine

Nima Aghajari

Sanofi

Senior Simulation Engineer

Omar Naneh

Novartis

Senior scientist BPD DPD Operational Sciences

Paolo Avalle

MSD

Associate Principal Scientist

Professor Andreas Schätzlein

UCL School of Pharmacy

Chair in Translational Therapeutics,

Rachel Hu

Cristal Therapeutics

Senior Formulation Scientist

Rene Holm

Janssen

Head and Scientific Director, Liquids & Parenterals

Rene van Nostrum

Utrecht University

Associate professor

Richard Green

Pfizer

Senior Director, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Rob Steendam

InnoCore Pharmaceuticals

Chief Technology Officer

Ronny Reinberg

Intec Pharma

Vice President Technology Affairs

Russ Hornung

W.L. Gore & Associates

Business Development- Drug Delivery and Packaging

Rémy Kohler

Roche

Human Factors Engineer, Device and Packaging Development

Sachin Dubey

Ichnos Sciences

Deputy Director - Process Sciences I

Shalini Andersson

AstraZeneca

Chief Scientist New Therapeutic Modalities

Shiqi Hong

Roquette

Senior biopharma scientist

Sudhakar Garad

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Global Head of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Profiling

Sven Stegemann

Graz University of Technology

Professor for Patient Centric Drug Development and Manufacturing

Thomas Schmidt

Novartis

Principal Scientist

Thomas Kipping

Merck

Head of Drug Carriers

Tony Listro

Foster Delivery Science

Vice President, Technology

Torsten Kneuss

Bayer

QA Manager Combination Products

Twinkle Christian

Amgen

Process Development Scientist, Drug Product Technologies department

Werner Hoheisel

Invite

Group Lead Formulation Technologies

Richard Featherstone

Emergo by UL

Research Director, Human Factors Research and Design

Steven Ross

University of Greenwich

Research Associate in pharmaceutical processes Pharmaceutical

Roxanne Khalaj

University of Greenwich

PhD researcher

Satu Lakio

Nanoform

Pharmaceutical Development Manager

Carina Van Eester

Datwyler Sealing Solutions

Platform leader PFS and cartridges

Simon Kervyn

Datwyler

Manager Materials Development

Kishore Ravuri

Roche

Senior Group Leader, Early-Stage Pharmaceutical and Processing Development

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