Invited talks: What´s new in nanotechnology?

09:00-09:40 What‘s needed in nanomedicine?
Twan Lammers, Department Nanomedicines and Theranostics, RWTH, Aachen University, Germany
09:40-10:20 to be determind
to be determind
10:20-11:00 Hyperloaded polymeric micelles for chemo and immunotherapy
Alexander Kabanov, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Invited talks: Solid dosage forms

09:00-09:40 Adoption of the MCS concept in the pharmaceutical industry
Michael Leane, Bristol-Myers Squibb, New York City, USA/Anikó Szepes, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Basel, Switzerland
09:40-10:20 Process design for innovative drug delivery systems
Jukka Rantanen, Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
10:20-11:00 The importance of understanding the physical and chemical properties of APIs in the digital design of drug products 
Kevin Roberts, Faculty of Engineering, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Short talks: Controlled drug delivery

09:00-09:20 Design and control of a floating gastroretentive drug delivery system made by hot-melt tube extrusion
Paul Bebernik, University of Bonn, Germany
09:20-09:40 A new calcium oral-controlled-release system based on zeolite for prevention of osteoporosis
Ylenia Zambito, University of Pisa, Italy
09:40-10:00 Spray dried microparticulate drug delivery systems for long-term local osteoarthritis treatment
Carlota Salgado, University of Geneva, Switzerland
10:00-10:20 Tuning the mechanical poreperties and release profile on an antimicrobial peptide from an injectable hydrogel using glycol chitosan
James Flynn, University of Limerick, Ireland
10:20-10:40 Development of N-acetylcysteine-functionalized microcontainers for degredation of biofilm matrix
Stine Egebro Birk, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
10:40-11:00 SynBiosys® based long acting injectable miroparticle formulations for large proteins
Tanja Henzler, Merck, Darmstadt, Germany

Short talks: Pulmonary, nasal and buccal delivery

09:00-09:20 High potency, brittle matrix tacrolimus powders for dry powder for inhalation by thin film freezing
Sawittree Sahakijpijarn, University of Texas at Austin, USA [TBC]
09:20-09:40 Delivery of beclomethasone dipropionate nanosuspensions via electronic cigarette
Luca Casula, University of Cagliari, Italy
09:40-10:00 P. aeruginosa biofilm infectred bronchial epithelium as test-system for anti-infective aerosol formulations
Claus-Michael Lehr, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
10:00-10:20 Evaluation of a novel probiotic nasal spray in human volunteers
Katarina Jokicevic, University of Antwerp, Belgium [TBC]
10:20-10:40 Nanofibers with antibiotics and probiotics for the two-stage therapy of peridontal disease
Spela Zupancic, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia [TBC]
10:40-11:00 Mucoadhesive films to elicit nanoparticle buccal permeation
Javier Morales, University de Chile, Santiago, Chile

APGI award session and plenary lecture

11:30-13:00 Advances in nanotechnology
Patrick Courvreur, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Paris Sud University, France

Invited talks: Advanced therapeutic products: an industrial perspective

15:00-15:40 Formulation approaches for cell and gene therapies
Chris Van der Walle, MedImmune, Cambridge, United Kingdom
15:40-16:20 Lentiviral vector-based medicines from concept to market
James Miskin, Oxford Biomedica, United Kingdom
16:20-17:00 Biodrugs and advanced therapy medicinal products: a revolution in medicine
Maria Luisa Nolli, NCNbio, Milan, Italy

Invited talks: 3D-printing

15:00-15:40 3D-printing of medicines and implants: making the formulations work
Clive Roberts, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
15:40-16:20 3D-printing of medicines at the point of care: fantasy or the future?
Matthew Peak, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom
16:20-17:00 3D printing in an industrial GMP setting
Jaedeok Yoo, Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, Blue Ash, OH, USA

Short talks: Preformulation and bioavailability

15:00-15:20 In situ drug amorphization using laser irradiation
Nele-Johanna Hempel, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
15:20-15:40 In-depth exploration of the intensified vibratory mill: a modern design of experiments approach
Elene De Cleyn, KU Leuven, Belgium
15:40-16:00 Evaluation of different preprocessing methods of x-ray micro computed tomography images
Sebastian Bollmann, Univeristy of Düsseldorf, Germany
16:00-16:20 Preliminary experimental and numerical studies of the cohesion of pharmaceutical particles of wet granules
Maroua Rouabah, Claude Bernard University Lyon 1, France
16:20-16:40 Amorphous drug-polyelectrolyte nanoparticle complex as a solubility enhancement strategy of poorly-soluble drugs
Kunn Hadinoto, Nanyang Techonological University, Singapore [TBC]
16:40-17:00 Insight into amorphous solid dispersion dissolution behaviour: laser-diffraction and Raman spectroscopy holding hands
Maria Paisana, Hovione FarmaCiencia, Lisbon, Portugal

Short talks: Tablets and coated tablets

15:00-15:20 Profiling the influence of process parameters on the interfacial properties of bilayer tablets
Jan Hendrik Finke, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
15:20-15:40 Evaluation of the performance of an external lubrication system implemented in a compaction simulator
Cedrine de Backere, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
15:40-16:00 Influence of the unloading conditions on capping and lamination during tableting: numerical and experimental study
Vincent Mazel, University of Bordeaux, France
16:00-16:20 to be determind
to be determind
16:20-16:40 High solids film coating systems: continuous vs. batch processing
Christian Mühlenfeld, Ashland Industries Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf, Germany
16:40-17:00 to be determind
to be determind

17:00-18:00 h: Students meets industry