Invited speakers will talk on hot topics

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From academia

Prof. R. Bodmeier (Freie Universitaet Berlin) on formulation strategies

Prof. T. De Beer (University of Ghent) on PAT for tabletting

Prof. J. Dressman (University of Frankfurt) on bio-relevant release media

Dr. J. Goole (Free University of Brussels) on liquid oral controlled release formulations

Prof. T. Rades (University of Copenhagen) on advanced physico-chemical characterization techniques

Prof. J. Siepmann (University of Lille) on drug release mechanisms and mathematical modeling

From the industry

Dr. Thorsten Cech (BASF) on sustained release formulations resistant towards alcohol induced dose dumping

Dr. M. Dadparvar (Evonik) on customized release

Dr. A. Rajabi-Siahboomi (Colorcon) on controlled release matrix tablets

Dr. Klaus Wening (Gruenenthal) on tamper-resistant dosage forms


Practical demonstrations (in small groups) will be held on:

  • R&D tablet coating (ProCepT)
  • Compression coating (Medelpharm)
  • Compression (Gamlen Tableting)
  • Hot melt extrusion (Thermo Fisher Scientific)
  • UV-imaging (Sirius Analytical)
  • Dissolution testing (Sotax)


Exhibitors: BASF, Biogrund, Colorcon, Evonik, Freund-Vector/Pharmtec, Gamlen Tableting, Medelpharm, Pharma Test, ProCepT, Shin-Etsu, Sirius Analytical, Sotax, Thermo Fisher Scientific