April 16-18, 2024
Javits Center, NYC

INTERPHEX 2020 Goes Virtual

-Additional digital channels go beyond the show floor; Offering access to cutting-edge technical content and connections to key development and manufacturing professionals with leading industry suppliers-


NEW YORK, NY; August 6, 2020 - International Pharmaceutical Expo (INTERPHEX), the premier event dedicated to pharmaceutical and biotechnology innovation, technology and knowledge from development through commercialization, today released the upcoming schedule of virtual content taking place over the next month. The Road to New York starts here, pre-register for 2021 and receive important show notifications. The next in-person edition of INTERPHEX takes place April 20-22, 2021 at the Javits Center in New York, New York.

“INTERPHEX has been developing digital channels beyond the show floor to provide virtual opportunities for the industry to come together throughout the year,” said Kate Scott, Event Vice President, INTERPHEX. “The team has been transitioning key INTERPHEX 2020 show floor content, exhibitor awards and other onsite programs into virtual offerings. These digital tools offer year-round access to source technologies, products and services and opportunities to learn from leading suppliers to develop and manufacture cost-effective, quality therapeutics for the global population. Keep watching for additional news.”

INTERPHEX Live: Bringing an Onsite Favorite to the Virtual World!

Available for viewing beginning in August. INTERPHEX, American Pharmaceutical Review and Pharmaceutical Outsourcing, offer moderated, non-promotional discussions led by Russ Somma, PhD, President, SommaTech Consulting.

  • “Biosimilars 2020 and Beyond”                               Premiering Monday, August 10, 2020
    Panelist(s): Rick Morris, Senior Vice President R&D, Pall Biotech; Michiel E. Ultee, PhD, CEO, Ulteemit BioConsulting and Hillel Cohen, PhD, Executive Director for Scientific Affairs, Sandoz Biopharmaceuticals
  • “Advancements in Cell and Gene Therapy”              Premiering Wednesday, August 12, 2020
    Panelist(s): Katy Worrilow, PhD, Founder and CEO, LifeAire Systems, LLC; Amos Thai, PhD, Principal Scientist, Janssen Research & Development; Audrey Greenberg, Co-Founder and Executive Managing Director, The Discovery Labs;, Norman Goldschmidt, President, Genesis AEC and Diane Blumenthal, Head of Technical Operations, Spark Therapeutics, Inc.
  • “Updates on What’s New with FDA Inspections”      Premiering Monday, August 17, 2020
    Panelist(s):  Joe McGinnis, Senior Regulatory Compliance Advisor, Johnson & Johnson
  • “Pharma Intelligence 2020 State of Investment”        Premiering Wednesday, August 19, 2020
    Panelist(s): Annette Kreuger, VP Global Research Pharmaceutical-Biotech Industry, Industrial Information Resources (IIR)

Coming Soon

  • “Using AR, AI and VR as enablers in facilitating the Life Cycle Management of Pharmaceutical Products"
    Panelist(s): Angelo Stracquatanio III, CEO & Co-founder,
  • “Medical Isotopes: The Industry Perspective”
    Panelist(s): Bryon Hayes, P. Eng., Director of Life Sciences, Grantek; Travis Besanger, PhD, Technical and Business Director – Medical Isotopes, Kinectrics
  • “Process Monitoring, Control and Improvement: Focus on Continued Process Verification”
    Panelist(s): Ron Snee, President and Founder, Snee Associates, LLC
  • “Continuous BioProcessing”
    Panelist(s): Douglas Hausner, PhD, Associate Director, Engineering Research Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems, Rutgers University; Eric Langer, President & Managing Partner, BioPlan Associates, Inc.
  • “How Leveraging Data Will Transform the Pharma Industry”
    Panelist(s): Bharat Rao, PhD, Principal and National Leader, KPMG LLP
  • “Supply Chain”
    Panelist(s): Wayne Winegarden, PhD, Sr. Fellow in Business and Economics, Pacific Research Institute & Director, PRI's Center for Medical Economics and Innovation
  • “CMO/Sponsor Relationship”        
    Panelist(s): Ed Price, President and CEO, Segens CDMO North America; Bikash Chatterjee, President and CSO, Pharmatech
  • “Using Contact Lenses as a Drug Delivery System”
    Panelist(s): Craig Walker, MS ME, MBA, Manager, MedTec Consulting, LLC; Anuj Chauhan, Professor and Department Head, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines; Chris Adams, CEO, Ceeable, Inc.


INTERPHEX and IPS Technologies Tours: Back by Popular Demand

The IPS Technologies Tours will be released virtually during Technologies Tours Week beginning September 15, 2020. Registration is required. Details coming soon.

  • The Aseptic Tour – Specialized Technologies for Small-Scale Applications
    Exhibitors: Joe Hoff, Chairman and CEO, AST; Les Edwards, Vice President, Technology and Business Development, SKAN US; Michael Hennessy, Head of Global Sales, Containment and Sampling Technology, ProSys Group; James Drinkwater, Head of Aseptic Processing Technologies & GMP Compliance, Franz Ziel GmbH and Chairman of PHSS-Pharmaceutical & Healthcare; Pietro Bosi, Sales Manager for the US & Iberian Countries, COMECER
  • The BIO Tour - Disruptive Biopharmaceutical Technology
    Exhibitors: Ian Selleck, Director of Marketing, Pall Biotech; Gerard Gach, Chief Marketing Officer, YMC Process Technologies; Josh Hays, Associate Director of Commercial Strategy-BioContinuum Platform for Next Generation Bioprocessing, MiliporeSigma
  • Pharma 4.0 and the Data Integrity Challenge:  Intelligent Solutions to Address Data Integrity Pitfalls
    Exhibitors: Michalle Adkins, Director, Life Sciences Consulting, Emerson; Dan UpDyke, Market Development Manager, CPG and Life Science Industries, Rockwell Automation; Kevin McMurtrie, Global Business Manager, Veltek Associates
    Exhibitors: Randy Yerden, CEO, BioSpherix; Vince Paolizzi, Director of Business Development, Pelican/NanoCool; Vinodh Rodriques, Vice President Customer Success, Quartic a.i.

Year-round Access to Leading Suppliers

Recently launched, RECONNEX 365, offers year-round access to exhibitor expertise and technical know-how to more easily source for capital and maintenance projects and other essential technical information needed to develop and manufacture quality products. View content such as Manufacturing Minutes from MilliporeSigma and a Facility Site Tour with Baxter Pharma Solutions.

Editors’ Series and Keynote Series: Insight on Key Industry Themes and Challenges

The Editor’s Series: INTERPHEX, Pharmaceutical Technology and BioPharm International deliver cutting-edge content featuring relevant and timey webinars on topics such as “Ensuring the Continuous Supply of Quality Drug Products During Uncertain Times” and “Strategies for Designing Adaptable, Resilient Bio/Pharma Facilities” and the recent two-part Keynote Series from INTERPHEX 2020, “Overcoming Commercialization Challenges for Cell Therapies and Gene Therapies” and “Cell and Gene Therapies: Laying the Foundation for a New Supply Chain”.

INTERPHEX Exhibitor Awards: Recognizing Cutting-Edge Technologies and Value-Added Solutions

Honoring the latest in state-of-the-art technologies, view the winners of the 2020 INTERPHEX Exhibitor Awards brought to you by INTERPHEX, American Pharmaceutical Review and Pharmaceutical.


As the pharma, bio and device industries grow and advance, so does INTERPHEX, adapting as needed and offering both face-to-face and virtual opportunities to connect with colleagues. Innovation and advancements in Technology are bringing hope to and improving the health of patients in need. INTERPHEX has always been the premier event where attendees experience first-hand the latest in development and manufacturing technologies and innovation.

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