Invited talks incl. Q&A: Advanced therapeutic products

08:45-09:35 Formulation approaches for cell and gene therapies
Chris Van der Walle, GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom
09:35-09:50 Comparison of different chromatography-based purification strategies for AAV vectors
Ruth Rieser, University of Munich, Germany
09:50-10:05 Formulation of cationic liposomes enhances the immunogenicity of pDNA vaccine against SARS-COV-2
Allegra Peletta, ISPSO, University of Geneva, Switzerland
10:05-10:25 Question and answer session
10:25-11:15 Biodrugs and advanced therapy medicinal products: a revolution in medicine
Maria Luisa Nolli, NCNbio, Milan, Italy

Invited talks incl. Q&A: Solid dosage forms

08:45-09:35 Adoption of the MCS concept in the pharmaceutical industry
Michael Leane, Bristol-Myers Squibb, New York City, USA/Kendal Pitt, GlaxoSmithKline, Ware, United Kingdom
09:35-10:25 Process design for innovative drug delivery systems
Jukka Rantanen, Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
10:25-11:15 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

08:45-09:00 Design and control of a floating gastroretentive drug delivery system made by hot-melt tube extrusion
Paul Bebernik, University of Bonn, Germany
09:00-09:15 A new calcium oral-controlled-release system based on zeolite for prevention of osteoporosis
Anna Maria Piras, University of Pisa, Italy
09:15-09:35 Question and answer session
09:35-09:50 Spray dried microparticulate drug delivery systems for long-term local osteoarthritis treatment
Carlota Salgado, University of Geneva, Switzerland
09:50-10:05 Tuning the mechanical poreperties and release profile on an antimicrobial peptide from an injectable hydrogel using glycol chitosan
James Flynn, University of Limerick, Ireland
10:05-10:25 Question and answer session
10:25-10:40 Development of N-acetylcysteine-functionalized microcontainers for degredation of biofilm matrix
Stine Egebro Birk, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
10:40-10:55 SynBiosys® based long acting injectable miroparticle formulations for large proteins
Tanja Henzler, Merck, Darmstadt, Germany
10:55-11:15 Question and answer session

Short talks: Preformulation and bioavailability

08:45-09:00 In situ drug amorphization using laser irradiation
Nele-Johanna Hempel, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
09:00-09:15 Understanding the Release of ITZ:HPMCAS Amorphous Solid Dispersions
Patrícia Nunes, Hovione, Portugal
09:15-09:35 Question and answer session
09:35-09:50 Evaluation of different preprocessing methods of x-ray micro computed tomography images
Sebastian Bollmann, Univeristy of Düsseldorf, Germany
09:50-10:05 Experimental and numerical studies of input parameters calibration for the simulation of the wet granulation process for pharmaceutical use
Maroua Rouabah, Claude Bernard University Lyon 1, France
10:05-10:25 Question and answer session
10:25-10:40 Amorphous drug-polyelectrolyte nanoparticle complex as a solubility enhancement strategy of poorly-soluble drugs
Kunn Hadinoto, Nanyang Techonological University, Singapore
10:40-10:55 Insight into amorphous solid dispersion dissolution behaviour: laser-diffraction and Raman spectroscopy holding hands
Maria Paisana, Hovione FarmaCiencia, Lisbon, Portugal
10:55-11:15 Question and answer session

APGI award session

11:45-12:15 to be announced
To be determined

Plenary lecture incl. Q&A

12:15-13:15 Advances in nanotechnology
Patrick Couvreur, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Paris Sud University, France

Invited talks incl. Q&A: 3D-printing

14:45-15:35 3D-printing of medicines and implants: making the formulations work
Clive Roberts, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
15:35-15:50 Thermoplastic copolyesters: A promising 3D-printing excipient for personalized vaginal inserts
Martin Spoerk, RCPE, Graz, Austria
15:50-16:05 Semi-Solid Extrusion 3D Printing of Orodispersible Films for Veterinary Use
Erica Sjöholm, University of Turku, Finland
16:05-16:25 Question and answer session
16:25-17:15 3D printing in an industrial GMP setting
Jaedeok Yoo, Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, Blue Ash, OH, USA

Invited talks incl. Q&A: What´s new in nanotechnology?

14:45-15:35 What‘s needed in nanomedicine?
Twan Lammers, Department Nanomedicines and Theranostics, RWTH, Aachen University, Germany
15:35-16:25 Nanotechnologies for advanced imaging
Nathalie Mignet, Chemical and Biological Technologies for Health, Université de Paris, France
16:25-17:15 Hyperloaded polymeric micelles for chemo and immunotherapy
Alexander Kabanov, Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Short talks: Tablets and coated tablets

14:45-15:00 Profiling the influence of process parameters on the interfacial properties of bilayer tablets
Jan Hendrik Finke, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
15:00-15:15 Evaluation of the performance of an external lubrication system implemented in a compaction simulator
Cedrine de Backere, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
15:15-15:35 Question and answer session
15:35-15:50 Influence of the unloading conditions on capping and lamination during tableting: numerical and experimental study
Vincent Mazel, University of Bordeaux, France
15:50-16:05 Development of Mini-Tablets with SSR-25
Valentine Elezaj, University of Düsseldorf, Germany
16:05-16:25 Question and answer session
16:25-16:40 High solids film coating systems: continuous vs. batch processing
Christian Mühlenfeld, Ashland Industries Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf, Germany
16:40-16:55 Effect of the compaction parameters on the final structure and properties of a press-coated tablet (Tab-in-Tab): experimental and numerical study of the influence of core and shell dimensions
Léo Picart, University of Bordeaux, France
16:55-17:15 Question and answer session

Short talks: Pulmonary, nasal and buccal delivery

14:45-15:00 High potency, brittle matrix tacrolimus powders for dry powder for inhalation by thin film freezing
Sawittree Sahakijpijarn, University of Texas at Austin, USA
15:00-15:15 Delivery of beclomethasone dipropionate nanosuspensions via electronic cigarette
Luca Casula, University of Cagliari, Italy
15:15-15:35 Question and answer session
15:35-15:50 P. aeruginosa biofilm infectred bronchial epithelium as test-system for anti-infective aerosol formulations
Claus-Michael Lehr, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
15:50-16:05 Evaluation of a novel probiotic nasal spray in human volunteers
Filip Kiekens, University of Antwerp, Belgium
16:05-16:25 Question and answer session
16:25-16:40 Nanofibers with antibiotics and probiotics for the two-stage therapy of peridontal disease
Spela Zupancic, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
16:40-16:55 Mucoadhesive films to elicit nanoparticle buccal permeation
Javier Morales, University de Chile, Santiago, Chile
16:55-17:15 Question and answer session