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PDA Universe of Pre-filled Syringes and Injection Devices

Visit West's Booth X67

West is attending the PDA Universe Pre-filled Syringes and Injection Devices conference from November 7 - 8 in Vienna, Austria. Stop by booth X67 to hear more on the SmartDose® platform and prefillable system solutions. Attend a West presentation during the preshow conference, conference or post-show workshop to hear from our experts. See the agenda for additional presentation information.

  • November 07, 2017 - November 08, 2017
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Vienna, Austria

Visit West's Booth X67

For the complete event agenda, please click the agenda link in the box above.

Monday, November 6

Preshow Workshop

"Why Make Your Existing Auto-Injector 'Smart': A Wearable Engineered with Both Patient & Pharma Partner in Mind"

3:00 p.m.

Brian Lynch
Sr. Director, Strategy, Innovation

"West’s SmartDose® Platform: a Wearable Engineered with Both Patient & Pharma Partner in Mind"

3:15 p.m.

Nico Brandes
Director, Marketing and Sales, Marketing Development I&T, EU

"Particulates in Sterile Drug Products: Testing and Contributions from Packaging Components"

3:30 p.m.

Fran DeGrazio
Vice President, Technical Customer Services & Scientific Affairs

Tuesday, November 7

"Advances in intradermal Drug Delivery: From Vaccines to Immunotherapy and Beyond"

2:25 p.m.

Yotam Levin
Chief Executive Officer, Nanopass Technologies Ltd., a strategic partner of West

"Session 2: Smart Devices - The Changing Diabetes Landscape - Linking Diagnostics with Injection"

4:55 p.m.

Aileen Kinsella
Director, Segment Marketing, Pharma

Wednesday, November 8

Moderator: Morning Session: "PDA Interest Group Meeting Packaging Science"

7:30 a.m.

Bettine Boltres
Manager, Technical Account, TCS

Moderator on Track A: "Patient-Device Interface"

9:00 a.m.

Mike Schaefers
Vice President, Product Management & Marketing Operations

Science Poster Presentations

West will present three scientific posters, which will be available in the Exhibit Hall during the conference.

"Determination of Piston Movement in Low Pressure/High Altitude Conditions in Daikyo Crystal Zenith® Containers"

Rohit Vora
Engineer, Container Systems, R&D

"PFS Plunger Evaluations in Different Auto-Injection Modes,"

Fran DeGrazio
Vice President, Scientific Affairs & Technical Services

"Risk-Based Approach to Achieving "Zero Defect" Products for Personalized Medicine Applications"

John Dinka
Sr. Director, Pharmaceutical Processing, R&D

Thursday, November 9 Post-Conference Workshops

"Post Show Workshop: Development and Manufacturing of Pre-Filled Sryinges - A hands on training"

9:05 a.m.

Christa Jansen-Otten
Director, Product Management, Prefillable Syringe Systems & Delivery

"Drug Delivery Systems: Global Technical, Regulatory and Quality Challenges"

3:30 p.m.

Tibor Hlobik
Sr. Director, Global Product Management, PFS & Delivery

Friday, November 10 Post-Conference Workshops

"Elastomeric Closures for Pre-filled Syringes and Cartridges"

11:00 a.m.

Christa Jansen-Otten
Director, Product Management, Prefillable Syringe Systems & Delivery