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2019 Executive Sponsors
BD is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD designs, manufactures and sells a broad range of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. BD Medical – Pharmaceutical Systems is the partner of choice for the pharmaceutical industry. With innovative pre-fillable syringes, self-injection systems, safety systems and needle technologies, we offer an extensive selection of solutions designed to protect, package and deliver drug therapies. Our products reflect more than a century of experience and market knowledge, and our experts provide comprehensive system-based service and full product solutions. For more information, visit us at www.bd.com.
2019 Associate Sponsors
At Pfizer, we apply science and our global resources to bring therapies to people that extend and significantly improve their lives. We strive to set the standard for quality, safety and value in the discovery, development and manufacture of health care products. Our global portfolio includes medicines and vaccines as well as many of the world’s best-known consumer health care products. Every day, Pfizer colleagues work across developed and emerging markets to advance wellness, prevention, treatments and cures that challenge the most feared diseases of our time. Consistent with our responsibility as one of the world’s premier innovative biopharmaceutical companies, we collaborate with health care providers, governments and local communities to support and expand access to reliable, affordable health care around the world. Learn more at www.pfizer.com.
2019 Technology Sponsors
Altaviz is an ISO 13485 medical device design and manufacturing organization with an experienced team of engineers with end-to-end product development capabilities. We have developed patented high performance drug delivery technology capable of injecting large volume high viscosity formulations through small gauge needles in 5 seconds or less. Learn more at www.altaviz.com.
Battelle combines medical device design and development, formulation expertise and human centric design to create innovative drug delivery systems that condense the development timeline and get our clients’ drugs to market faster. Battelle’s cross-disciplinary teams of experts mitigate risk and cut a clear path to regulatory approval for pharmaceutical companies looking to gain a competitive edge. Learn more at www.battelle.org.
BDD is a specialist drug formulation company providing expertise in drug delivery. We offer a full service package to fit individual needs from troubleshooting, formulation development, in vitro and in vivo testing. Our patented time release technology OralogiK provides unrivaled control of drug release at the right place and time. Learn more at www.bddpharma.com.
Cambridge Design Partnership is an independent innovation and product development consultancy with offices in Cambridge, UK and Palo Alto, USA. Over the last 20 years, some of the world’s largest companies have trusted us with their most important product development programmes. We provide an integrated and holistic product development capability through our highly qualified team, well equipped development labs and ISO 13485/9001 approved methods. This encompasses research and strategy; design, technology and digital innovation; product development and manufacturing support including short run manufacture.Our experts in engineering, human factors and industrial design are able to take combination products through a full design cycle and submission, to enable you to launch a product that is customer focused and commercially effective. Certified to ISO 13485/9001. Learn more about us at www.cambridge-design.co.uk.
Credence MedSystems is an innovator in injectable drug delivery devices, offering our pharma partners a simplified path to commercialization of a best-in-class delivery system. The Companion Safety Syringe System was born from Credence’s philosophy of Innovation Without Change, allowing our customers to impress and protect their end users while preserving their existing processes, sourcing strategies and preferred primary package components. The Companion is available in luer needle, staked needle and dual chamber reconstitution configurations. Across the platform, the user performs the injection, receives end-of-dose cues and then the needle automatically retracts into the syringe, preventing reuse. Visit us at www.credencemed.com.
Enable Injections has developed a disposable on-body injector to deliver high volume, high viscosity drug/biological products (up to 50ml) subcutaneously. The system utilizes standard container closures (syringes or vials) and can automatically mix solutions or solubilize lyophilized product. The company is in Cincinnati Ohio. Visit us at enableinjections.com.
Evonik Industries, a global leader in specialty chemicals, provides drug delivery technologies, API manufacturing, intermediates, ingredients for nutraceuticals, amino acids and derivatives. Drug delivery technologies include formulation development services, solubility enhancement, functional excipients, bioresorbable polymers, lipid nanoparticles and GMP manufacturing for oral and parenteral formulations. Advanced delivery technologies for extended-release parenterals are offered for small molecules, peptides, proteins, antibodies, and nucleic acids. Learn more about us at www.evonik.com/healthcare.
Gerresheimer Medical Systems produces prefillable syringes and cartridges (primary packaging) made of glass and plastics worldwide, as well as customized drug delivery systems, diagnostics and medical products. Our full service includes industrial design, product and process development, engineering, industrialization, mold making, automation engineering, high volume production, product refinement, assembly, and packaging. Learn more at www.gerresheimer.com.
Halozyme focuses on developing and commercializing novel enzymatic technologies that target the tumor microenvironment for treatment of cancer and facilitate drug delivery. Our proprietary ENHANZE™ drug delivery technology supports strong, value-driving partnerships with leading pharmaceutical companies including Roche, Shire, Pfizer, Janssen, AbbVie, Lilly, BMS, and Alexion. The ENHANZE™ platform has sales in 50+ countries through three product approvals. For more information, visit www.halozyme.com.
Harro Höfliger Verpackungsmaschinen GmbH is a globally acting technology leader for engineered production solutions in the pharmaceutics and medical sectors. The family run company with over 1,200 employees is internationally recognized for its customer-oriented process solutions and turnkey competence from lab to production. Learn more at www.hoefliger.com.
InnoCore Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical drug delivery company specialized in the development of complex parenteral sustained release formulations. By using our proprietary biodegradable polymers we can make microspheres, erodible gels and solid implants resulting in long acting and minimally invasive drug delivery products of small, medium sized (peptides) and large (proteins, antibodies) drug molecules. Learn more at www.innocorepharma.
Portal Instruments is developing and commercializing a highly innovative needle-free drug delivery platform technology to transform the administration of medicines and improve the patient experience for chronic diseases. Portal’s needle-free delivery technology is derived from research at MIT and enables the administration of high viscosity biologic drugs with significantly less discomfort and without the anxiety of handling needles. Using precise pressure technology, the injection is administered through the skin via a jet the size of a strand of hair, ensuring optimal comfort. Real time tracking and reporting sets a new standard for interactivity between the patient and care teams, monitoring adherence and potentially improving patient outcomes. Visit www.portalinstruments.com.
Quantex is the innovative leader in single-use disposable pump technology. We have a catalogue of single-use pumps and also provide a design and development service for custom applications. Our engineers and designers are on hand to provide design expertise throughout the development programme and assistance into volume production. Quantex & Vernay have formed a strategic partnership to bring single-use precision pumps to the flow control market. In addition to performing a business development role Vernay can support the volume manufacture of Quantex pumps. Learn more at www.quantex-arc.com and www.vernay.com.
Sensile Medical is a globally leading Swiss medical technology company in the field of Large Volume Injectors. In close corporation with pharma and biotech companies, we develop devices for liquid drug delivery. Our aim is, to build bridges from drugs to patients. Learn more about us at www.sensile-medical.com.
Our core competencies consist of design, development and production of mechatronic drive systems. Since 1936, our focus has been on innovation, best in class quality and service which is our key to success for worldwide OEM customers. Sonceboz is ISO 13485 certified and active in wearable drug delivery, medical devices and laboratory industry. Pharma companies looking for Large Volume Injectors for high viscosity drugs, Dual Cartridge or Auto-reconstitution Injectors will find interesting solutions in Sonceboz’s new drug Delivery Device Platform. Customized technology modules like motor-drives, electronics, pumps and needle insertion systems are available for Medical device manufacturers. Sonceboz’s activity in medical devices is based on a long experience in automotive where top quality, reliability and cost effectiveness is key. Learn more at www.sonceboz.com.
BAUMANN – a global leading spring and stamping manufacturer with dedicated medical approach (ISO13485). We are your competent and reliable development partner in drug delivery device projects. Visit us at www.baumann-group.com.
CBSET is a not-for-profit translational research institute specializing in the evaluation of drugs, biotherapeutics, combination products, and medical devices. We provide preclinical services including in-life testing, histopathology and regulatory consulting. Our GLP-compliant facilities host a multidisciplinary team of medical, scientific and regulatory experts who actively collaborate in getting novel technologies to market. Learn more at www.cbset.org.
Drug Delivery Experts is a premier lab facility located in San Diego, California that specializes in drug product development. We have the expertise to integrate formulations that best match delivery system and device; all while maximizing commercial potential. Learn more at www.drugdeliveryexperts.com.
At Haselmeier, we work in close cooperation with our pharmaceutical partners to create and deliver the safest and easiest to use injection devices for their patients. Our proven device platforms, world leading engineering and global manufacturing capabilities combined with an intense focus on patient needs provides our partners with a total product solution that helps improve patients’ lives. Visit us at www.haselmeier.com.
Intertech Engineering specializes in disciplines centered on Medical Device design and development. Intertech supports clients through all phases of product development. Disciplines include Software Development, Hardware Development, Verification & Validation (incl. 820.70 & Part 11 Validations), Requirements Management, Risk Management and Software Regulatory Issues. Services offered include Assessments, Training, Consulting and Hands-on Engineering. Learn more at www.inea.com.
Manta Product Development is an award-winning product design firm located in Boston. We provide human experience design, technology assessment, product development, and manufacturing transfer services to our clients in the drug delivery and medical device markets. Learn more at www.mantadesign.com.
Renishaw is applying precision engineering technology to the challenges of medical research, diagnostics and surgical procedures. Our aim is to help leading clinicians to enhance the safety and cost-effectiveness of their procedures, improving patient outcomes through accurate delivery and development of implantable devices. Our healthcare product portfolio includes medical devices, planning software and surgical robotic systems for use in procedures such as deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson’s disease, and Stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) for the treatment of epilepsy. We also manufacture patient specific implants (PSI) for craniomaxillofacial (CMF) surgery, often required as a result of trauma or oncology therapy. Visit us at www.renishaw.com/en.
Team Consulting is a multi-award winning medical device product development consultancy based in Cambridge, UK. Our specialists in human factors, engineering and industrial design work closely with our clients to develop complex drug delivery and medtech devices from concept to launch. Learn more at www.team-consulting.com.
Ximedica is a full-service ISO 13485-certified and FDA-registered medical product development firm providing growth platforms enabling organizations to successfully deliver an efficient, risk-mitigated path to commercialization, with products that are market-ready, and thoughtfully designed with the end user in mind. Ximedica supports small pilot productions facilitating the hand-off from development stage projects to commercial manufacturing on a larger scale. Headquarters in Providence R.I. with offices in Hong Kong, Minneapolis MN, San Francisco and Silicon Valley CA. Learn more about us at www.ximedica.com.