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Award-winning Speakers Are Meeting at the Global Pharma Manufacturing Summit 2013

January 16, 2013

BOSTON, January 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

        Event dates and location:
        8th Annual Global Pharma Manufacturing Summit 2013
        June 27th-28th 2013
        The Westin Copley Place, Boston, US


Now in its eighth year, the Global Pharma Manufacturing Summit presents premier
networking opportunities for pharma manufacturing industry leaders to discuss and share
their expertise.

Over 150 senior executives and decision-makers will spend two days in June to discuss
best practices about quality management, manufacturing excellence, outsourcing and
contract manufacturing.

Manufacturers are facing increasing pressure to grow and evolve beyond strategies of
the past. New technologies, heightened regulatory guidelines, and the oncoming wave of
generic products are shaping a new exciting chapter for the industry.

The Global Pharma Manufacturing Summit has been produced with the help of an expert
advisory board to ensure the program gets to the heart of the above issues currently
facing the US pharma manufacturing industry.

At the event, the case studies, keynote sessions, workshops as well as panel
discussions will be led by award-winning speakers; Christian Houborg, VP Service and
Technical Operations, Lundbeck (Shingo Prize Silver Medallion Recipient 2012) and Darren
Dasburg, VP Capacity Utilization, MedImmune (Winner of the 2011 Facility of the Year
Award) to name a few.

What is new for 2013?

– The Global Pharma Manufacturing Summit is one of the only industry forums featuring
manufacturing case studies about small and large molecule manufacturing

– The event explores manufacturing methods that improve operational efficiency,
maintain compliance and reduce cost

– A first-hand update from the projects which are leading the next generation of
pharma manufacturing in the US – featuring MedImmune, Novartis, Genentech, Merrimack
Pharmaceuticals, Shire Pharmaceuticals and more

– Three dedicated streams addressing key topics in the manufacturing industry:
manufacturing excellence, quality, outsourcing/contract manufacturing and managing CMO

Additional details on the event including the full program, a list of speakers and
registration information are available at http://www.gpmsummit.com
[http://www.smartgridsummitasia.com ]

About World Trade Group:

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Sema Tezel; sema.tezel@wtgevents.com; +44(0)20-7202-7698

SOURCE World Trade Group

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