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October 15 - 18, 2019
Sheraton Boston, MA
REY CHERN, Engineering Director, Drug Product Technology at Amgen
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Engineering Director, Drug Product Technology

Main Conference Day One: Thursday, October 17, 2019

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

4:30 PM Packaging Implications of the Increased Focus on Personalized Care

There is a greater focus on personalized medicine — one-sizefits- all no longer cuts it. This means smaller batches and shorter lead times for manufacturers up and down the supply chain. This will result in more continuous, localized production in the coming year.

Handling smaller batches with shorter lead times

Shifting toward packaging goods much closer to the point of sale for more efficient distribution

Main Conference Day Two: Friday, October 18, 2019

11:45 AM Industry Collaboration to Enhance Sustainable Packaging Solutions: Updates on the Return & Reuse Best Practice Guidance

This session will provide a critical update on how both pharma companies and the packaging industry have collaborated to drive standardization of re-usable packaging solutions, allowing the use of more robust shippers at a reasonable price and reducing waste and negative environmental impact.

  • Update on packaging and standardizing Operational Qualification (OQ)
  • New developments in the re-use of materials
  • Overview of the technical paper’s content soon to be published by USP including: passive thermal packaging system types, reuse qualification, refurbishment service and inspection details
  • Upcoming group projects including new topics and membership

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Rey.

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