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Carolina-South Atlantic Chapter of International Society for

Pharmaceutical Engineering to Host 21st Annual ISPE-CaSA Life Sciences

Tech Conference

RALEIGH, N.C., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

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Join life sciences colleagues from Pfizer, Biogen Idec, Novartis,

GlaxoSmithKline, Novo Nordisk, Grifols, and many others at the

ISPE-CaSA Life Sciences Technology Conference, Tuesday, April 8, 2014,

10:00 am-7:00 pm ( This year's conference

will encompass the entire top floor of the Raleigh Convention Center,

500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, NC. Learn the latest manufacturing

techniques through product demonstrations and informational sessions,

partake in educational seminars presented by industry

Subject-Matter-Experts (SMEs), mingle with industry professionals to

gain insight into real-life manufacturing issues, and view breaking

innovations from over 200 exhibitors. Seminar topics include:

Educational Sessions 10:30AM-12:00PM

Demystifying the Capital Project Lifecycle - James McGlade (BDDP) and Heather Denny (McDonald York Building Co.) Managing the Serialization Transformation - Gilad Langer (NNE Pharmaplan) and Timothy Tomlinson (Novo Nordisk) Harmonizing a Calibration Program to Become Global - W. Rodney Perkins (PCI) Regulatory Inspections for New Facilities and Expansions (Baxter) Enabling Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing (NCBC BPD Track) - Session 1

Educational Sessions 3:05PM-4:35PM

Multi-Product Aseptic Filling - Daniel Rouse (Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Inc.) Got Quality - Sometimes They Do and Sometimes They Don't - Wendy Haines (Mangan Biopharm) 40 Years' Experience of High Purity Water Generation and Distribution - Peter Gillespie, Chuck Blatchley, Wayne Beaver, Julie McLeod and Robert Souza (Grifols) Streamlined Quality Systems Implementation - Donald Stuck (GlaxoSmithKline) Enabling Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing (NCBC BPD Track) - Session 2

Product demonstrations include:

Noverant Learning Management System (2:00pm) bioMerieux Laboratory Instruments (2:20pm) ASI Process Equipment (2:40pm)

The registration fee of $55 ISPE members / $75 non-members includes

complimentary food, parking, and beverages throughout the day. ISPE

Member students are free; non-member students are $20. Open to the

public; attendance is expected at 1,000+. Participate in this

stimulating opportunity to network and connect with key contacts in

the industry. Learn about the future of drug manufacturing from

industry executives featured on the keynote panel. Support

groundbreaking research by learning more about this year's featured

charity, XLH Network. XLH Network will be on hand to share some the

progress towards increasing awareness and bringing forth treatments

for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia.

Don't miss out! - Register today at

About ISPE-CaSA: ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical

Engineering (, is

the world's largest not-for-profit association serving its members by

leading scientific, technical and regulatory advancement throughout

the entire pharmaceutical lifecycle. ISPE is committed to the

advancement of the educational and technical efficiency of its members

through forums for the exchange of ideas and practical experience.

Membership in ISPE and its chapters encompasses all scientific and

technical areas of the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry:

engineers, microbiologists, chemists, QA/QC, production, process

development, pharmacists, regulatory and training personnel, academia,

suppliers, and other professionals.

ISPE Carolina-South Atlantic (ISPE-CaSA) is one of ISPE's more than 30

North American Chapters and worldwide Affiliates. ISPE-CaSA is a

not-for-profit volunteer society of technical professionals who apply

their practical knowledge in the regulated pharmaceutical and medical

device manufacturing industries. The Chapter is committed to the

advancement of the educational and technical efficiency of its nearly

1300 members through forums for the exchange of ideas and practical

experience. It is one of the largest and most active chapters of ISPE.

The ISPE-CaSA Life Sciences Technology Conference is held annually

each spring in the Raleigh, North Carolina, area and includes trade

show exhibits, scientific educational sessions, social and meal

functions, a poster session, non-profit and academic displays, and a

human resources room.

Read more news from International Society for Pharmaceutical

Engineering Carolina-South Atlantic.

CONTACT: Penney De Pas, Chapter Manager, (919) 573-5442, Email

SOURCE International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering

Carolina-South Atlantic

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