2020 has called for rapid responses in the development, manufacture and supply of medicines. Now more than ever, the pressure is on to create strong, agile and sustainable medicines manufacturing infrastructure in the UK.
This Medicines Manufacturing Challenge Community showcase event, delivered by KTN is an opportunity to learn more about the latest projects and the research and infrastructure developments that will accelerate the development and manufacture of vital advanced therapies, medicines and vaccines.
In partnership with Innovate UK, the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre and EPSRC Future Manufacturing Research Hubs, the event aims to enable this medicines manufacturing community to explore further opportunities for collaboration through networking across academia and industry.
This event will be a one-day, free-to-attend online event, featuring the following key agenda items:
There will be networking time throughout the day as well as bookable 1-2-1 partnering meetings.
Networking – from 9am
Session 1 (10am – 1045am) – Medicines Manufacturing – New Directions, New Opportunities
Chair: Andy Jones
Session 2 (11am – 12pm) – Supporting Industry with a Connected Innovation Infrastructure
Panel discussion involving audience Q&A
Chair: Sarah Goulding
Lunch break 12pm- 1:30pm (with 1:1 Networking between 12:30 and 1:30)
Session 3 – 1.30pm- 3.30pm Facilitated discussions, including Audience Q&A
Medicines Manufacturing sector, Chaired by Kate Barclay, BIA and Kate Barclay Consulting.
Closing remarks and session close – Sarah Goulding
1:1 networking – open until 5.30pm