Being a sponsor at the event can play an integral part in your marketing strategy. Whatever your objectives are, whether it is generating leads, networking, branding, finding channel partners or launching new products and services, being a sponsor at PHARM Connect can help you reach your targeted market, maintaining the highest level of relevancy in addition to maximising time efficiency and business opportunities.
KEY ADVANTAGES AND SERVICES
Raising your profile and stand out from the competition, building brand awareness throughout Central Eastern European and CIS countries.
Your company logo will be published on the event website, catalogues, conference brochures and all related online marketing materials sent to over 20,000 senior decision makers throughout Europe, highlighting you as a sponsor.
40 minute keynote or case study presentation in prime time.
Full page advertisement in the congress catalogue.
Private dedicated meeting area showcasing your products and services, while meeting with industry professionals in a focused and controlled buying and selling environment.
Prescheduled one-to-one business meetings with carefully selected senior delegates who have an interest in your solutions and services with scope of responsibility and sign-off authority.
Seated buffet lunch and VIP passes to attend the exclusive Cocktail reception.
MOST WANTED LIST
Get access to and influence "difficult to reach" decision makers
As soon as you are registered as a vendor or sponsor of the event we will work closely with your sales and marketing teams to get an in-depth understanding of what you are looking to achieve in the region. You will be in a position to provide us with a 'Most Wanted List' of targeted decision makers, particular countries of interest and specific job titles you currently find difficult to reach. We will be attracting those decision makers to the PHARM Connect Congress. Our experienced, native-speaking marketing team will be in contact with those decision makers, referring to your company as a vendor or sponsor of the event and inviting them on your behalf in order for you to host a one-to-one meeting.
Delegates are not only provided with the opportunity to meet your company, but also with the possibility to measure their current performance and future needs by attending high-quality presentations from leading industry experts. Receiving answers and solutions to their most pressing business challenges compels delegates to accept the invitation.
The TEG Meeting Scheduler is made available to all attending solution-providers and delegates prior to the event. You will receive your individualised password to access the application so you can start pre-arranging a series of one-to-one business meetings, while also selecting key presentations you want to attend and confirming your presence at the range of special networking activities.
Through using the meeting scheduler, you can customise your itinerary for the duration of the event. Two weeks prior to the event you will have access to the full list of all the hundreds of pre-registered delegates present on the meeting scheduler website.
Based on your Most Wanted List you can pre-screen and contact the senior decision makers of your choice in order to plan and prepare effectively for your meetings prior to the congress taking place.
Arranging additional business meetings at the event
Once we have received your Most Wanted List and you have made pre-arranged appointments with relevant decision makers through the Meeting Scheduler, you will be allocated a dedicated TEG account manager for the duration of the congress to ensure your meetings become a reality. Your account manager will work closely with you and your team to confirm which delegates you want to meet but have not yet agreed appointments with.
By using this list your account manager will constantly locate these decision makers at the event and will bring them directly to your own private, dedicated meeting area to introduce them for a one-to-one meeting.
We are pleased to announce that we have partnered with a number of companies in each sponsor category who offer valuable solutions and expertise in these key areas:
SAMPLE LIST OF SPONSORS
LGC Standards - AMBER SPONSORS
LGC Standards is a division of LGC Group. We are a leading global manufacturer and service provider of quality assurance and research tools, supporting your analytical needs in more than 120 countries worldwide. We use our expertise to produce to the highest standard, including ranges produced under ISO/IEC 17025 and accredited to ISO 17034. Our wide range of reference materials are complemented by our experience in outsourcing and customs, enabling us to adapt quickly to provide tailored solutions to meet your analytical needs.
In choosing Mikromol, you choose a top-quality reference standard manufactured in an ISO/IEC 17025 and 17034 accredited facility to help you achieve your highest testing accuracy.
You choose expert support and advice from a global team about use and storage, transport, and technical applications, whether for pharmacopeial methods or internally developed protocols.
Toronto Research Chemicals
For over 40 years, TRC has specialized in the production of quality products for innovative research. Our goal is to provide the tools and support required by researchers in the global scientific community, with a range showcasing products for use in a wide array of application areas, including pharmaceutical and medicinal R&D, forensic science and environmental analysis.
Our experienced chemists and decades of synthesis expertise, we specialize in designing optimal synthetic routes for both new and known compounds. We aim to provide you with the custom chemicals you need for your research, whatever your request.
RM services – custom products for high quality analyses
Our expert teams and state-of-the-art facilities are dedicated to providing you with custom organic smart solutions and reference materials, enabling you to define what you need at the quality level required, so that we can produce it to your exact specifications.
TIVE - AMBER SPONSORS
Tive is a leading provider of real-time supply chain visibility that helps logistics professionals actively manage their in-transit shipments’ location and condition. With Tive, shippers and logistics service providers (LSPs) eliminate preventable delays, damage, and shipment failures. Tive’s solution provides data generated by its industry-leading trackers allowing clients to optimize their shipments, improve their customers’ experience, and unlock supply chain insights in an actionable real-time manner. For more information, visit www.tive.com.
Product & Service Listing:
- Solutions for Biopharmaceuticals & Biologicals
- Cold Chain Packing, Storage & Distribution
- Real-time in-transit visibility
- Freight Transport & Logistics Services
cargo-partner - GOLD SPONSOR
cargo-partner is a privately owned full-range info-logistics provider offering a comprehensive portfolio of air, sea, land transport and warehousing solutions. With 40 years of expertise in information technology and supply chain optimization, the company designs tailor-made services for a wide range of industries to create competitive benefits for its customers all around the world. Founded in 1983, cargo-partner generated a turnover of 1.8 billion euro in 2021, an estimated 2.05 billion euro in 2022 and currently employs 4,000 people worldwide. As an expert in handling pharmaceutical goods, cargo-partner offers hassle-free service for your healthcare logistics and provides unbroken cold chain service for the transport and storage of pharmaceutical products, with short transit times and constant temperature control for all goods between -70°C and +30°C.
Vimachem - SILVER SPONSORS
Vimachem’s Optimz Pharma 4.0 MES platform brings a unique approach to manufacturing execution systems, incorporating AI, IIoT and Pharma 4.0 principles, allowing pharmaceutical and biotech companies to scale faster with greater flexibility. Smart, adaptable and intuitive, the Vimachem Optimz MES platform enables the continuity and flow of information across the enterprise, providing the right data, at the right time, to the right team.
Our team of world-class experts combines IT, OT and machine learning skills and having experienced the pain of non-real time production visibility and difficult to use tools, has built the Vimachem platform focused on ease of use and superior flexibility and integration capabilities that are fitted for modern pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturing.
Fette Compacting - SILVER SPONSORS
Fette Compacting is the world’s leading provider of integrated solutions for industrial tablet production. The company specializes in high-performance machines for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and chemical industry. With more than 5,000 installed machines, Fette Compacting is the global market leader for tablet presses in the pharmaceutical industry.
The company has its headquarters in Schwarzenbek near Hamburg. A second technology and production facility is operated by Fette Compacting in Nanjing, China. Fette Compacting is the only manufacturer of tablet presses to operate its own global network with fully-equipped and digitally-connected Competence Centers in Germany, Brazil, China, India, and the US. The company is represented in more than 50 countries worldwide.
Fette Compacting is a member of the LMT Group, a medium-sized, family-owned group of companies. The Group also includes LMT Tools, a leading manufacturer of precision tools for industrial processing of construction materials. 1,800 people work for LMT Group companies at over 20 locations worldwide. The Group achieved sales of 375 million euros in fiscal 2021.
Endress+Hauser - SILVER SPONSORS
The Endress+Hauser Group
Endress+Hauser is a global leader in measurement and automation technology for process and laboratory applications. The family company, headquartered in Reinach, Switzerland, achieved net sales of approximately 2.9 billion euros in 2021 with a total workforce of more than 15,000.
Endress+Hauser devices, solutions and services are at home in many industries. Customers thus use them to gain valuable knowledge from their applications. This enables them to improve their products, work economically and at the same time protect people and the environment.
Endress+Hauser is a reliable partner worldwide. Its own sales companies in more than 50 countries as well as representatives in another 70 countries ensure competent support. Production facilities on four continents manufacture quickly and flexibly to the highest quality standards.
Endress+Hauser was founded in 1953 by Georg H Endress and Ludwig Hauser. Ever since, the company has been pushing ahead with the development and use of innovative technologies, now helping to shape the industry’s digital transformation. 8,600 patents and applications protect the Group’s intellectual property.
For further information, please visit www.endress.com
Hamilton Bonaduz AG - BRONZE SPONSORS
Sensor Systems for Bioprocess Monitoring
Hamilton process sensors are well known for high quality, long life, unique features, and competitive pricing. In order to meet these rigorous requirements, we are constantly striving to find new ways to design our sensors. As a result of the extensive work by our research and development department, Hamilton is able to offer outstanding solutions for pH, dissolved oxygen, dissolved carbon dioxide, cell density, conductivity and ORP monitoring.
RAUMEDIC AG - BRONZE SPONSORS
As a partner of the international medical technology and pharmaceutical industry, Raumedic develops and produces customized components for customers, including tubing, catheters, and molded parts as well as complex groups of components and systems for a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic uses. For the clinical areas of neuro-monitoring and traumatology, Raumedic produces high-precision pressure-measurement sensors. The company is 100 percent family-owned.
JBT - BRONZE SPONSORS
With more than 50 Years of experience in technical plastic parts market, JBT can help you to gain a strategic advantage by leading your projects in total confidentiality:
- R&D, design & conception of products and medical Devices
- Innovation platform: Patentability, market studies, CE marking
- Design & manufacture of tools (Prototype / multicavities / high productivity)
- Injection moulding in cleanrooms (ISO 7)
- Multicomponents injection, Overmoulding
- High tech equipments and robotization
- Laboratory of microbiologic controls
- Assembling (ISO 7 – ISO 8)
- Production plants: 3 in France, 1 in Mexico, 1 in Tunisia & 1 in Hungary
- Certifications: ISO 9001, ISO13485, ISO15378, GMP
JBT HUB UP alliance makes your project alive and drives it by providing more skills:
- Connected device, e-plastic…
- LSR, silicone injection/extrusion
- Design and construction of assembly machines, robotized systems, vision and controls.
Wipotec - BRONZE SPONSORS
The Wipotec Group is a leading global provider of intelligent weighing and inspection technology.
Driven by our corporate philosophy “Innovation. Passion. First.”, we develop and produce unique machine solutions and technologies for OEM and end users in a wide range of industries at our head office in Kaiserslautern. As a founder-managed, solid company with 30 years of experience, we value enduring, long-term partnerships and always put our customers first. “First” as in top priority.
Our integrated solutions come from “a single source” and extend along the entire value creation chain from hardware and software development to in-house production with a level of vertical integration exceeding 85% and after-sales service.
“Designed, engineered and manufactured in Germany” is a mark of premium quality and customer benefit derived in high-performance applications.
The Group’s success is due to the more than 1,000 employees who demonstrate their passion for technology to our customers on a daily basis.
Two global sales and service companies with over 100 branch offices and distribution partners operate under the umbrella of the Wipotec Group.
With a broad portfolio of checkweighers, X-ray machines, Track & Trace products and innovative systems for the mail and logistics industry, Wipotec serves our global retail business in nine target industries.
Wipotec is the global leader in the integration of EMFR Weigh Cells and kits and, as a result, offers our OEM customers significant competitive advantages.
Körber Pharma Software - BRONZE SPONSORS
Körber is an international technology group with about 12,000 employees, more than 100 locations worldwide and a common goal: We turn entrepreneurial thinking into customer success and shape the technological change. In the Business Areas Digital, Pharma, Supply Chain, Tissue and Technologies, we offer products, solutions and services that inspire.
At the Körber Business Area Pharma we are delivering the difference along the pharma value chain with our unique portfolio of integrated solutions. With our software solutions we help drug manufacturers to digitize their pharmaceutical, biotech and cell & gene therapy production. The Werum PAS-X MES Suite is recognized as the world’s leading Manufacturing Execution System for pharma, biotech and cell & gene. Our Werum PAS-X Intelligence Suite accelerates product commercialization with data analytics and AI solutions and uncovers hidden business value.
Coleman - BRONZE SPONSORS
Coleman International focuses on providing marking and coding solutions for industrial applications for Cosmetic, Pharma, Automotive, Extrusion and Electronic sectors.
Coleman is a partner of Markem-Imaje and SYSTECH companies, global leaders in marking and coding systems, providing authentication and identification software, that secures traceability and monitoring products in supply chain.
Through 30 years of experience in Polish market, delivering and integrating identification systems as well providing aftersales support with consumables and services, Coleman established professional, skilled sales and engineering team for expertise on complex integration of hardware and software solutions, enabling automation and synchronization of marking and coding processes that are crucial for innovative factory.
Systech - BRONZE SPONSORS
Systech provides digital identification and traceability solutions that establish essential product data, ensure digital connectivity and enable real-time insights on the packaging line and throughout the supply chain. With decades of experience in pharmaceutical packaging execution and serialization, Systech offers comprehensive, easily configured, turnkey software solutions with reliable implementation and expert support.
Global brands across industries rely on Systech’s platform to help them achieve their objectives in compliance, brand protection, resiliency and digital transformation. Systech is a leading brand of Markem-Imaje®, a global product identification, packaging intelligence and connected product solutions provider.
Markem-Imaje - BRONZE SPONSORS
Markem-Imaje, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dover Corporation, connects products and protects brands through intelligent identification, traceability and consumer engagement solutions. We offer the industry’s most comprehensive range of marking and coding systems seamlessly integrated with trusted software, services and consumables. Over 50,000 customers worldwide partner with us to help them unlock the power of information in codes.
With decades of proven expertise provided through the most extensive global network, we empower our customers to optimize supply chain efficiencies, achieve sustainability and compliance objectives, keep products safe and engage their consumers. This is intelligence, beyond the mark.
With decades of proven hardware and software expertise provided through the most extensive global network, we deliver sustainable solutions that add value at every stage of the product journey. Our commitment to continuous customer-driven innovation empowers our customers with cutting-edge technology, actionable data and real-time business intelligence to build connected and safe supply chains.
Röchling Medical - BRONZE SPONSORS
Röchling Medical is a trusted and reliable partner of leading pharmaceutical, biotech and medtech companies worldwide, offering a wide range of high-quality, customized components and assemblies, including end-to-end OEM products. We manufacture under cleanroom conditions at six locations in Germany, the US and China.
For the Pharma and Diagnostics markets, Röchling Medical develops and manufactures high-quality, customized plastic primary packaging solutions, as well as application aids and drug delivery systems for the simple and safe dosing and administration of drugs. We also offer a broad spectrum of standard packaging options for a variety of dosage forms for the human pharma and animal health markets. Our product portfolio is complemented by a comprehensive range of services along the whole process chain, including packaging, sterilization and regulatory support.
Röchling Medical is part of the Röchling Group, headquartered in Mannheim, with more than 11,000 employees at 90 locations in 25 countries worldwide.
IEM Power Systems - BRONZE SPONSORS
IEM Power Systems develops and manufactures high reliability dynamic UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supplies) for critical applications including data centers, banks, governments, airports, hospitals, sensitive process industries, etc. IEM Power Systems is part of the Industrial Electric Mfg group (www.iemfg.com).
The Rotabloc® RBT rotary uninterruptible power supply (RUPS) protects sensitive users from electrical disturbances coming from the mains, such as total power failures, micro-cuts, voltage drops and surges, slow voltage fluctuations, etc. It also improves the power quality of the installation by compensating the power factor, by rebalancing the phase currents and filtering harmonic currents generated by non linear loads.
Veltek Associates - BRONZE SPONSORS
VAI’s manufacturing and testing operations mirror current GMP and GLP standards. We offer a comprehensive line of disinfectants, sporicides, residue removers, detergents/process cleaners and quality water. A majority of our chemicals are available as sterile presaturated wipers in addition to multiple types of dry wipe substrates.
A completely redesigned quality garment line with two material types for user comfort or optimum protection, an innovative line of cleanroom paper, documentation materials, printing systems, cleaning equipment, cart transfer systems, and viable sampling systems; facility wide or portable versions. In addition, VAI provides consulting and laboratory services with over 35 year of contamination control experience.
Italvacuum - BRONZE SPONSORS
Italvacuum is an international manufacturer of vacuum pumps and vacuum dryers for pharmaceutical, chemical and fine chemicals industries.
Italvacuum's manufacturing capabilities include a wide range of original and patented products, that comply with the main International Standards (UL, ATEX, ASME and PED) and with FDA and cGMP regulations:
- paddle dryers with eccentric or concentric agitator
- double cone rotary dryers / powders
- tray dryers with extractable or fixed shelves
- laboratory-scale tray dryers
- single stage and double stage vacuum pumps.
Italvacuum also offers a wide range of services:
- Pilot trials
- Customer service.
Thanks to over 80 years of experience, Italvacuum is able to provide turnkey installations and also to realize bespoke equipment and systems, that are built according to customer’s process requirements. The highest levels of quality, safety and productivity in any application, with a special care for sustainability and total respect for the environment.
Kingspan - BRONZE SPONSORS
Kingspan Group is a global leader in solutions for high performance, low carbon buildings. Our products and systems ensure higher lifetime energy and carbon savings. Collectively, our businesses deliver a complete sustainable building envelope - the materials and systems that separate the inside and outside of a building - that generates better building performance and higher value for our customers.
One of five divisions within the Group, Kingspan Insulated Panels manufactures a range of high-performance building envelope solutions primarily for the non-domestic sector, including steel-faced insulated panels, architectural wall panels and facade systems, wall daylighting solutions, coldstore and cleanroom systems.
Kingspan Cleanroom Systems is part of the Kingspan Insulated panels division and with a choice of two interchangeable systems, Cleanrooms offer customisable solutions for your specific cleanroom requirements and aspirations, delivered seamlessly by the technology experts. UltraTech Cleanroom Systems are backed up by exceptional 360° support from specification, technical advice, 3D representation, manufacture, installation, and project handover.
Bonfiglioli Engineering - BRONZE SPONSORS
Bonfiglioli Engineering is your packaging inspection and integrity solutions partner serving the pharmaceutical, food & beverage, metal can & aerosol, chemical and personal care industry.
Bonfiglioli Engineering provides non-invasive and non-destructive inspection technologies, including Container Closure Integrity Testing (CCIT), Headspace Gas Analysis (HGA), and Automatic Visual Inspection (AVI) to help ensure your products are free from contamination.
Established in 1974 Bonfiglioli Engineering has continuously invested, innovated and evolved, making breakthroughs in leak testing while offering a portfolio of inspection solutions (lab, offline, in-line and with combined testing technologies) for all packaging requirements.
Not just a machine manufacturer, Bonfiglioli Engineering is your trusted partner for packaging integrity testing and analysis through feasibility studies, technical expertise, validation packages, product handling and custom-built solutions.
TIVE - COFFEE SPONSOR
Tive is a global leader in supply chain and logistics technology. With Tive, shippers, retailers, and logistics service providers (LSPs) have the ability to eliminate delays, avoid damage, and mitigate shipment failures. Tive's solution provides insights generated by its industry-leading products for clients to actively optimize their shipments, improve customer experience, and unlock actionable data in real-time. For more information, visit www.tive.com.
ZETA GmbH - ADDITIONAL SPONSORS
The ZETA Group, with 1200 highly qualified employees and 27 subsidiaries worldwide, specializes in planning, automation, digitalization and qualification of customized biopharmaceutical facilities for aseptic process solutions. ZETA acts as an end-to-end solution provider, combining plant engineering with HVAC and cleanroom design.
Biopharmaceutical active ingredients, such as anti-cancer drugs, insulin, vaccines and infusions are produced in these highly complex, "tailor-made" facilities. ZETA supports its customers along the entire drug development and manufacturing pathway with sophisticated solutions from laboratory to industrial production scale. Through its Smart Engineering Services, ZETA creates digital twins of process plants and has thus established itself as a market leader for digital solutions in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry.
ZETA is also actively taking steps towards a more sustainable future for the industry as a whole: through ZETA's decarbonization strategies, emissions are specifically reduced during the biopharmaceutical manufacturing process.
Tisza Textil Packaging - ADDITIONAL SPONSORS
TiszaTextil is the European supplier of quality bags that compromises best cost to quality ratio and innovation. Due to our excellent service on the spot we can develop the proper solution for our customers, either if it is a new high tech innovation in Pharma or an economical interesting standard FIBC one loop bag in the fertilizer business.
B&P Engineering - ADDITIONAL SPONSORS
A SINGLE, COMPLETE INTEGRATOR AND A PERFECT FINAL PRODUCT
Engineering, project management, fabrication, manufacturing, welding, assembly, testing and installation make B&P Engineering your large scale 'one-stop-shop' for custom processing equipment.
Deciding to start cooperation with us, you choose a comprehensive solution. You get full support in the implementation of your project.
DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
- various types of stainless steel tanks, reactors, vesels and mixers
- non-standard stainless steel products and process equipment
- completely engineered modular skid systems
WIDE AND MODERN MACHINE PARK
Production area: 30 000 m2 | 5 production halls | 600 employees
As an OEM contract manufacturer, B&P Engineering has partnered with global pharmaceutical and chemical companies to reduce production costs and improve product quality. Top brands count on B&P Engineering fulfillment capabilities and engineering staff to continually increase their customer satisfaction.
STAINLESS STEEL TANKS, VESSELS AND REACTORS
B&P Engineering it’s a manufacturer of high quality tanks and vessels made of stainless steel and its derivatives. Each design of the storage or process tank is developed by the engineering department.
- silo tanks
- buffer tanks
- mixing tanks
- aseptic tanks
- storage tanks
- melting tanks
- equalization tanks
- rectification columns
- sterilization chambers
- vacuum-pressure reactors
- fermentation tanks / fermenters
- tanks for products subject to excise duty
- non-pressure and low pressure tanks for corrosive or toxic materials
CUSTOM FABRICATION OF STAINLESS STEEL PRODUCTS AND PROCESS EQUIPMENT
B&P Engineering offers contract and custom manufacturing services of machine construction and advanced equipment. Our customers are leaders in the pharmaceutical, chemical and cosmetics industries.
- degassing machines for powders and liquids
- mixers and bag filter housings
- granulators and processor
- tablets drying chambers
- pressure apparatus
- powder mixers
- vacuum dryers
- mixing devices
- filter cages
Product & Service Listing:
- Custom/ Contract Manufacturing
- Processing Machinery & Components
- Heat exchangers
- Separation technology
- Process Automation
- Stainless steel industrial tank fabrication
- Custom build modular process skid systems
SoftGroup - ADDITIONAL SPONSORS
SoftGroup is a software company that provides end-to-end traceability technology to the pharmaceutical industry worldwide.
In our 18 years of experience, we have been recognized by manufacturers and Marketing Authorization Holders (MAHs) as a reliable serialization and aggregation solution provider.
Our solutions cover all levels of the Track & Trace process, including aggregation processes in pharmaceutical manufacturing.
BD Medical ‐ Pharmaceutical Systems - ADDITIONAL SPONSORS
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. The company supports the heroes on the frontlines of health care by developing innovative technology, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers. BD and its 65,000 employees have a passion and commitment to help enhance the safety and efficiency of clinicians' care delivery process, enable laboratory scientists to accurately detect disease and advance researchers' capabilities to develop the next generation of diagnostics and therapeutics. BD has a presence in virtually every country and partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. By working in close collaboration with customers, BD can help enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care. For more information on BD, please visit bd.com.
SAMPLE LIST OF PARTNERS
PLANT EXCURSION PARTNER
Novartis plant in Stryków - PLANT EXCURSION PARTNER
Novartis plant in Stryków
Bulk – production:
Bulk unit in Styków (BCS) is modern, big scale facility production center focused on manufacturing of generic solid dosages drugs.
Facility opened in 2004 and originally planned for around 1billion tablets today, in the same foot print has an impressive capacity of + 10 billion.
BCS plays significant role in Novartis Technical Operations network supplying over 7 billion tablets (from around 4000 batches) on yearly basis serving two packaging facilities in Poland as well as customers in Canada, Slovenia and Germany.
Innovative approach to mature generic products and fit to purpose and standardized equipment allows efficient manufacturing processes and as consequence very competitive costing for our customers and eventually for Patients around the world.
Current product portfolio concentrates around alimentary tract and metabolism (mostly metformin) and cardiovascular (bisoprolol, ramipril and torademide).
Quality Unit consists of Quality Assurance and Quality Control. Quality Assurance teams are located according to main responsibilities – close to Production Unit for Operational QA and in the office building for Quality System, compliance and Technical QA.
Quality Control has QC laboratories in two locations. All our laboratories (chemical, microbiological and packaging material lab) are well equipped with modern techniques fulfilling data integrity requirements. They test raw materials, API, finished products and packaging materials. Central Testing Laboratory provides analytical testing services for other manufacturers in the scope of release testing, EU re-testing and stability testing and stability management. QC Lab is certified for Lean Lab management, supported with planning tools and continuous improvement. QC team has also well-developed Analytical Science & Technology team responsible for analytical methods development, transfer and validation. The design of the laboratories is compliant with GMP and HSE requirements.
In Strykow we operate two automated warehouses dedicated to: bulk and packaging operations. The first one with a capacity of 7,3 k pallets supports bulk operations and is used for handling and storage of APIs, excipients and bulk manufactured locally prior it is shipped to Packaging Centers. The second one, with 50% bigger capacity (10,7 k pallets), started its operations only in 2015, is dedicated to packaging and used as a distribution warehouse for all products packed in Polish sites. Majority of its capacity is utilized by FDFs, the rest is consumed by primary and secondary packaging materials and bulk (both locally manufactured and imported from other suppliers). The warehouse and packaging operations are equipped with AGVs which ensure fully automated material between both operations. AGVs are also used on the production floor.
PCS started operation in 2015 .We are now in the newest site in Novartis. We are proud that we were able to build and start first production in 1,5 year.
We are operating on 11 highly automated packaging line (Uhlmann BEC 500 and IMA C80/A81 including serialization units USP 2 )
Currently in Strykow we have potential to increase our capacity additionally an extra 5bn tablets starting 2sc floor up to 24 lines. Total capacity 10 bn tabs /yearly
PCS have fully automated flow of material (on production and on warehouse). We have also digital flow of production documentation. Werum Sap and WMS are connected together, operator only has to order right material on the line than process work automatically, and AGVs brings the right material to the line. The difference versus standard systems is that our AGVs are guided similar to GPS navigation. Thanks to laser on top, AGV set their position communicating with at least three reflectors in each time.
We are using an Online monitoring production execution system ANT that allow to us trace online results and problems on each line using laptop or even cell phone what ensures fast reaction.
We are also equipped in automated format parts washer that help us to reduce time of cleaning and drying.
Key numbers (2019):
- Total pallets shipped to customers (Finished Dosage Form) ~ 60 k, over 1000 trucks
- Total pallets received ~ 25
- Total number of pallet on stock ~14,5 k
ORBIS Project - CONGRESS PARTNER
The ORBIS Project is a response to the current scientific, economic and social challenges of increasing the effectiveness and productivity of the drug development process. This goal can be achieved by interdisciplinary cooperation between the academics from different fields of pharmaceutical sciences and the employees of the R&D sector in commercial enterprises.
The core of the ORBIS is constituted by international, intersectoral exchange of researchers between academic centres and pharmaceutical companies from Poland (Poznan University of Medical Sciences- Project Coordinator, Poznan University of Technology, Pharmaceutical Research Institute), Finland (University of Helsinki), Ireland (Trinity College Dublin, Applied Process Company Ltd.), Germany (Physiolution GmbH), Czech Republic (Zentiva K.S.) and Ukraine (JSC Farmak). Moreover, the Rutgers The State University of New Jersey (USA) is a partner institution of the project.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 778051.
UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF
Poznan University of Technology - UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF
Poznan University of Technology (PUT) was established in 1919. Currently, it is one of the leading technical universities in Poland which has become one of the most recognized landmarks of the region and even the whole country. The autonomous state institution consisting of ten faculties providing didactics for about 16 thousand students. PUT offers Bachelor, Master and Doctorate courses in Polish and English.
Moreover there are postgraduate courses and workshops for people interested in updating their technical knowledge. 13 hundred academic staff members do research and run educational tasks. To work and study at such a prestigious university as PUT, one has to effectively combine conceptual impetus, the pragmatism of an engineer, as well as interpersonal skills. PUT plays an important role in international scientific life: we take an active part in scientific exchange and international projects and cooperate with many companies and research institutions both in Poland and abroad.
Poznan University of Medical Sciences - UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF
Poznan University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) is recognized as the largest educational, research and clinical centre in Poland. One of the top priorities of its Faculty of Pharmacy is the expansion of various forms of collaboration in the areas of teaching, training and science with foreign centres and enterprises worldwide through joint research, participation in international programs, organization and participation in scientific conferences. PUMS has experience in both non-profit and commercial research collaboration with Polish pharma & cosmetic industry, and this potential will be strengthened by the future establishment of Centre for Innovative Pharmaceutical Technologies (2022).
The university’s drive and ambition towards expanding the network of pharmaceutical cooperation is best demonstrated by the ORBIS project (grant no. 778051 awarded by Research Executive Agency under MSCA RISE action), where PUMS leads and coordinates the work of 6 academic institutions and 4 pharmaceutical companies from 7 countries.
ŁUKASIEWICZ - Pharmaceutical Research Institute - UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF
ŁUKASIEWICZ Research Network’s mission is: Creative people who are passionate about developing innovations that help drive forward the national economy.
ŁUKASIEWICZ - Pharmaceutical Research Institute (Instytut Farmaceutyczny) supports pharma with comprehensive R&D (chemical synthesis, formulation, analytics, pharmacokinetics) and manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (e.g. vitamin D derivates, tyrosine kinase inhibitors). Our attitudes include: expert staff, quality (GMP, GLP), state-of-the-art API manufacturing facilities, know-how as well as over 65 years of experience in chemical and pharmaceutical research.
ŁUKASIEWICZ Pharmaceutical Research Institute is participating in ORBIS, which is of Pharm Connect Congress Partner. The ORBIS Project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 778051.
ŁUKASIEWICZ - Institute of Biotechnology and Antibiotics - UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF
ŁUKASIEWICZ Research Network’s mission is: Creative people who are passionate about developing innovations that help drive forward the national economy.
ŁUKASIEWICZ - Institute of Biotechnology and Antibiotics is a highly professional research and development organization that since over 60 years has deliver innovative solutions in the field of pharmaceutical biotechnology and chemistry of medicinal substances.
The research and development operation of the Institute include genetic engineering, searching new gene expression systems, genome diagnostics, development of technology for the production of therapeutic proteins and other active compounds (human insulin and its analogues, growth hormone, interferons, monoclonal antibodies, recombinant vaccines and cytostatics), as well as analytical evaluation of active substances and pharmaceutical products.
Our aim is to deliver medicinal products that are effective and safe, as per the best recognized international quality standards. The Institute has implemented GMP, GLP and ISO 9001:2015 quality systems. We are the marketing authorization holder for hematooncological drug Biodribin®.