National Conference Centre, Birmingham, UK

A two-day conference and exhibition that addresses key drivers in the drug manufacturing sector



A huge thanks to all our sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and delegates who made this event an outstanding success, and to everyone who played a role in ensuring the conference ran smoothly and efficiently.

The presentations from our expert speakers will soon be available for you to access and delve deeper into the invaluable insights shared during the event.

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Welcome address

Change is coming – Are You Pharma 4.0 Ready?

Is QMM a Natural Development of Pharma Regulation?

Sustainable Pharma Manufacturing: An Innovation Perspective

Conducting virtual audits in a digitally evolving world

Implementing regulatory compliance while enabling future-proof data management: a real-life use case

Cell and gene therapies: on the brink of commercialisation

End-to-end digital platform to accelerate the formulation, scale-up and manufacture of spray dried dispersions

Digitalising/modelling the scale-up and production of mesoporous carriers via spray drying to enhance drug delivery

From Data to Insights: Leveraging AI, Automation and Analytics to Optimise Process Chemistry

PharmaLedger, A New Era in Technology Collaboration

Implementing advanced manufacturing technologies for improved patient safety & supply

Welcome address

Building Blocks of Cleanroom Compliance. Delivering Regulatory Considerations Throughout the Cleanroom Project Lifecycle

Innovative medicines manufacturing technologies deliver more

Acceleration of Drug Product Portfolio through Continuous Manufacturing

Ensuring Data Integrity and Mitigating Risks in Your Supply Chain

Modularisation of chemical API synthesis

Pharma 4.0. – A practical Use Case for Digitalisation

How to initiate realistic and lasting cold chain sustainability

Delivering the Benefits of Continuous Tableting to the Pharmaceutical Industry

Energy Reduction Initiatives within Piramal Pharma Solutions

The race to decarbonise the pharmaceutical glass packaging industry

Digital Printing for improved traceability and patient safety



Coventry Road Bickenhill Solihull, West Midlands B92 0EJ

The UK conference takes place at the National Conference Centre (NCC) in Birmingham. The NCC is situated conveniently, near the airport, rail station and main roads.


A two-day conference and exhibition that addresses key drivers in the drug manufacturing sector, such as automation, digitalisation, sustainability and compliance, and provides the insights that forward-thinking companies need to ready themselves for the pharmaceutical industry of tomorrow.

Taking place alongside the Cleanroom Conference UK, 2022 was a huge success with more than 350 attendees, providing the perfect opportunity for business networking and learning.

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To sponsor this year’s conference and explore our bespoke sponsorship packages, get in touch with Brian Lubieniecki-Heyburn at or call +44 (0) 207 193 8253.


 No, if you have signed up and paid for your ticket it will be waiting for you at the registration desk when you arrive

Yes, we will send all the available presentations out to delegates in the weeks following the show

Yes, just email with the name of the person replacing you

Yes, all visitors to the show can attend the presentations and visit the exhibition

Yes, tea, coffee and snacks are included, as well as a hot buffet lunch

No, if you have signed up and paid for your ticket it will be waiting for you at the registration desk when you arrive

Yes, this will be supplied to you after the show

Yes, TVs, and some furniture can be rented for the show. Speak to your Account Manager about what you need and they can provide the costs.