ISPE Announces Call for Proposals for First-Ever Conference at Pharma EXPO

February 20, 2014

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ISPE Announces Call for Proposals for First-Ever Conference at Pharma EXPO

Reston, Va.; Feb. 20, 2014 — The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) announces a call for proposals for the Conference at Pharma EXPO (McCormick Place, West Building, Chicago; Nov. 2–5, 2014), co-located with PACK EXPO International 2014 and produced in partnership with PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. The call is open to individuals and groups.

Conference sessions at Pharma EXPO should be one to four hours long and provide education and information specific to pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Appropriate education topics include:

  • Anti-counterfeiting International Regulatory Issue
  • Automation Trends New ASTM Standards
  • Cold Chain Nutraceuticals
  • Contract Packaging Packaging OEE
  • Global Economic Trends Project Management
  • Global Supply Chain Serialization
  • Integrated C&Q Sterile Processing

The deadline for submissions is February 28, 2014. Direct questions to ISPE Continuing Education Program Manager Marianne BockBegin your proposal online at ISPE.

Debuting this year, Pharma EXPO connects pharmaceutical, medical device and nutraceutical manufacturers with the packaging, processing and other supply chain technologies they need to meet rigorous industry regulations and grow business. Together, PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2014 are expected to attract 50,000 attendees and 2,200 exhibiting companies within over 1.1 million net square feet of exhibit space.

To learn more visit us at PharmaEXPO.com or PACKEXPOInternational.com.

About PMMI
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is a trade association representing over 600 packaging and processing supply chain companies that provide a full range of packaging and processing machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through programs and events such as The PACK EXPO family of trade shows, packexpo.com, PMT Magazine, PACK EXPO Show Daily, networking events and educational programs.

PMMI organizes the PACK EXPO trade shows: PACK EXPO International, Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO International and presented jointly with the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE); PACK EXPO Las Vegas, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México and EXPO PACK Guadalajara, connecting participants in the packaging and processing supply chain with their customers around the world. Coming Up: EXPO PACK México 2014, June 17-20 (Mexico City, Mexico); PACK EXPO International 2014, Nov. 2-5 (McCormick Place, Chicago); Pharma EXPO, co-located with PACK EXPO International 2014; PACK EXPO East, debuting Feb. 16–18, 2015 (Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia); EXPO PACK Guadalajara 2015, March 10-12, 2015 (Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico).

Learn more about PMMI and the PACK EXPO trade shows at PMMI.org and Packexpo.com.

About ISPE
ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, is the world’s largest not-for-profit association serving its Members through leading scientific, technical and regulatory advancement throughout the entire pharmaceutical lifecycle. The 20,000 Members of ISPE are building solutions in the development and manufacture of safe and effective pharmaceutical and biologic medicines and medical delivery devices in more than 90 countries around the world. Founded in 1980, ISPE has its worldwide headquarters in Tampa, Florida, USA and offices in Brussels, Belgium, Singapore and Shanghai, China and is publisher of Pharmaceutical Engineering Magazine. Visit www.ISPE.org for more information.
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Kate Achelpohl
Director of Member Communications
571.612.3183
kachelpohl@pmmi.org