Upcoming Microbiology Events : pharmaceutical


2020 Pharmaceutical GMP Training Program

: 10 Mar 2020 - 14 May 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This intensive instructor-led annual GMP training series will consist of 6 live training sessions of 2 hours followed by 30 minutes of live Q&A each. It will include over 15 hours of live presentation and Q&A delivered periodically over the course of 3 months. more...

Superbugs and Superdrugs 2020 - NOW VIA REMOTE ACCESS ONLY

Superbugs and Superdrugs

: 30 Mar 2020 - 1 Apr 2020

: London, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference


Summary : Now in it's 22nd year this year's Superbugs and Superdrugs will focus on non-traditional approaches in the fight against antimicrobial resistance. more...

Mitigating Contamination Challenges in Cell Based Regenerative Therapies

: 31 Mar 2020

: Baltimore, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : This one day fast track intensive workshop will cover contamination issues from facility design to product release and how to develop a contamination control strategy. This will address, ATMP Guidance, EU Annex 1, EU Annex 2, FDA’s Aseptic Guidance and more.  more...

Mitigating Contamination Challenges in Cell-Based Regenerative Therapies

: 31 Mar 2020

: Baltimore, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : This one day fast track intensive workshop will cover contamination issues from facility design to product release and how to develop a contamination control strategy. This will address, ATMP Guidance, EU Annex 1, EU Annex 2, FDA’s Aseptic Guidance and more. more...

Control of Pharmaceutical Water Systems

: 31 Mar 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : Pharmig will hold their first virtual conference on the topic of Pharmaceutical Water Systems.   Agenda includes: Trouble shooting water systems - What auditors look for, How to react to OOS results, What is the data more...

Cleanrooms and HVAC Systems

: 1 Apr 2020 - 2 Apr 2020

: Berlin, Germany

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course outlines the principles of planning, qualification and operation of cleanrooms & barrier systems and their associated HVAC systems in the GMP environment. more...

Pharmaceutical Water, Generation, Monitoring and Compliance

: 1 Apr 2020 - 2 Apr 2020

: Berlin, Germany

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : The objective of this intensive training course is to enable participants to understand critical issues during the design, qualification and routine operation of pharmaceutical water systems. more...

RSSL Webinar: EU GMP Annex 1 - Implications for Sterile Products Manufacture

: 1 Apr 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This webinar is part of a complimeny series provided by RSSL and hosted by Dr Tim Sandle. These webinars are designed to guide you through the complexities around sterile products manufacturing, control, testing and release. more...

Celsis® Demo Days.

: 2 Apr 2020

: Paris, France

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Are you looking for a rapid microbial detection method but aren’t sure where to start? Then join a Celsis® Demo Day. more...

Implementing an Effective CAPA System

: 10 Apr 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : The content of the webinar will focus on the practical and how to best thoroughly accomplish an effective CAPA system.  This webinar also highlights the various regulations governing CAPAs and how CAPAs are successfully initiated and managed. more...

2020 USP Microbiological General and Information Chapters Training Program

: 14 Apr 2020 - 7 Jul 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This intensive annual live training program on the topic of USP Microbiological General and Information Chapters will consist of 7 live training sessions of 2-hour presentation time followed by 30 minutes of live Q&A each. more...

Root Cause Analysis for CAPA

: 20 Apr 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This webinar will help you understand the critical ingredients for conducting an effective root cause analysis. You will learn about FDA expectations, tools and techniques, and tips for conducting and documenting root cause analysis. more...

RSSL Training: QP Module - Pharmaceutical Microbiology

: 21 Apr 2020 - 23 Apr 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course will cover the main types and sources of micro-organisms and the issues associated with them in relation to both sterile and non-sterile pharmaceutical production. more...

Pharmaceutical Water Systems: Practical Applications

: 21 Apr 2020 - 22 Apr 2020

: Dublin, Ireland

Sector: Pharmaceutical, Water Type: Training

Summary : Honeyman Training courses highlight the key and essential points of designing, building, owning and operating pharmaceutical water systems. Basic design of water purification, storage and distribution system elements will be outlined, with illustrated examples. more...

American Association For Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) Tech Form

: 26 Apr 2020 - 29 Apr 2020

: Chantilly, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Meeting

Summary : The A2LA Tech Forum has grown to become one of the largest, multidiscipline events in the accreditation industry, attracting attendees from over 12 different industries, including automotive, environmental, pharmaceutical, calibration, and more. more...

Good Manufacturing Practice - Advanced

: 27 Apr 2020 - 29 Apr 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Updated for 2020, this 3 day course systematically builds up the knowledge of delegates over three intensive days. It covers the regulations and guidelines associated with GMPs and the expectations of the MHRA and FDA. more...

Pharmaceutical Microbiology for Non-Microbiologists

: 28 Apr 2020 - 29 Apr 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course is designed to give non-microbiologists a comprehensive introduction to microbiology so that they can engage in the required control measures, investigations and corrective actions. more...

Recombinant Chromogenic Assays As Alternate Methods For The Bacterial Endotoxins Test (BET)

: 1 May 2020

: Boston, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : Delivered by Veronika Wills, Manager, Technical Services, Associates of Cape Cod, this workshop will provide an in-depth overview of the use of synthetic (non-animal based) reagents for bacterial endotoxin testing. more...

European Microbiology Conference

: 6 May 2020 - 7 May 2020

: Barcelona, Spain

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : This event offers you a unique possibility to understand, ongoing regulatory requirements and the development of microbiological methods for quality and process control as well as learning from recent experiences in microbial contamination control. more...

RSSL Webinar: Reviewing sterile products - Examining the factors required for release

: 6 May 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This webinar is part of a complimeny series provided by RSSL and hosted by Dr Tim Sandle. These webinars are designed to guide you through the complexities around sterile products manufacturing, control, testing and release. more...

Investigations Bootcamp: Particulate and Microbial Investigations Workshop

: 11 May 2020 - 12 May 2020

: Baltimore, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Brought to you by Microrite, this two day course will inform delegates how to conduct robust investigations into microbial and particulate contamination.  more...

Current Requirements for Cleaning Validation

: 12 May 2020 - 13 May 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course provides a detailed and structured introduction to cleaning validation along with up to the minute details of current best practice, cGMP expectations, industry trends and regulatory issues for both the EU and US markets.  more...

Pharmaceutical Sterilisation: Principles in Practice - Ireland

: 26 May 2020 - 28 May 2020

: Dublin, Ireland

Sector: Clinical, Other, Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Managing sterilisation processes is critical to the manufacture of terminally sterilised and aseptically prepared products. Special requirements minimise the risks of contamination, with much depending on the skill, training and attitudes of the personnel involved. more...

RSSL Training: Manufacturing Sterile Products

: 2 Jun 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course provides an extensive introduction to the regulatory requirements governing pharmaceutical clean room operation, and details the aseptic filling and terminal sterilisation methods for producing sterile products. more...

Annex 1 Conference - Current Requirements for Sterile Manufacturing

: 3 Jun 2020 - 4 Jun 2020

: Berlin, Germany

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : This conference provides a unique opportunity to learn about the new regulatory requirements of the revised second Draft of Annex 1, the impact on aseptic manufacturing and the challenges relating to quality aspects. more...

Analytical Methods for Cleaning Validation

: 3 Jun 2020 - 4 Jun 2020

: Heidelberg, Germany

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Delegates will learn about the development and validation of suitable analytical methods for cleaning residues. more...

RSSL Webinar: Investigating Sterility Test Failures

: 4 Jun 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This webinar is part of a complimeny series provided by RSSL and hosted by Dr Tim Sandle. These webinars are designed to guide you through the complexities around sterile products manufacturing, control, testing and release. more...

Microbiome Movement Drug Development 

Microbiome Summit

: 8 Jun 2020 - 10 Jun 2020

: Boston, United States

Sector: Microbiome, Pharmaceutical Type: Conference


Summary : Join the Microbiome Movement and explore the global advances in translational microbiome research whilst meeting like-minded peers who are continuing to understand the causal and therapeutic potential of the 'second genome'. more...

Investigations Bootcamp: Particulate and Microbial Investigations Workshop 

: 8 Jun 2020 - 9 Jun 2020

: Cambridge, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Brought to you by Microrite, this two day course will inform delegates how to conduct robust investigations into microbial and particulate contamination. more...

3 Day LAL workshops

: 9 Jun 2020 - 11 Jun 2020

: Ecully, France

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : These 3 day workshops will focus on problems encountered in endotoxin testing, including resolving interference issues. more...

3 Day LAL workshops

: 9 Jun 2020 - 11 Jun 2020

: Dublin, Ireland

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : These 3 day workshops will focus on problems encountered in endotoxin testing, including resolving interference issues. more...

RSSL Training: Good Manufacturing Practice - The Essentials

: 11 Jun 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This interactive course examines why we have Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), its legal status and the key GMP issues surrounding pharmaceutical manufacture such as documentation, training and facilities. more...

28th International Biodetection Technologies 2020

: 15 Jun 2020 - 17 Jun 2020

: Bethesda, United States

Sector: Clinical, Pharmaceutical Type: Meeting

Summary : This meeting will concern itself with advanced technologies and methods for global health and biodefense. more...

2020 Pharmaceutical Cleaning Validation Regulatory Compliance Training Program

: 16 Jun 2020 - 18 Aug 2020

: Webinar

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Webinar

Summary : This comprehensive live instructor-led training series of three webinar sessions is designed to provide a comprehensive review of selected regulatory documents as they relate to cleaning validation.  more...

Aseptic Processing: Principles in Practice® - Ireland

: 16 Jun 2020 - 18 Jun 2020

: Dublin, Ireland

Sector: Clinical, Pharmaceutical, Water Type: Training

Summary : Become an Aseptic Processing Subject Matter Expert with Honeyman's latest Specialist Pharmaceuticals Training Course more...

Practical and Clinical Microbiology of Anaerobes 

Practical and Clinical Microbiology of Anaerobes

: 18 Jun 2020 - 19 Jun 2020

: Cardiff, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training


Summary : This two day course, delivered by the UK Anaerobe Reference Unit, Public Health Wales, provides a refresher in culturing, isolating and identifying clinically important anaerobes and takes a look at the latest technologies and techniques. more...

ASM Microbe 2020

: 18 Jun 2020 - 22 Jun 2020

: Chicago, United States

Sector: Clinical, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : The American society for microbiology are proud to invite you to attend ASM Microbe 2020.  Delegates can expect to hear the latest advances in microbiology, connect with peers on new collaborations, meet people with similar interests and gain exposure to new techniques. more...

LABWorld China 2020

: 22 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

: SNIEC, Shanghai, China

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : LABWorld China will focus on R&D, inspection and analysis in the pharmaceutical, chemical and biotechnology areas, laboratory development and the implementation of Chinese Pharmacopoeia 2020.  more...

PDA Virus Forum

: 22 Jun 2020 - 23 Jun 2020

: Brussels, Belgium

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : This meeting will provide an overview and updates on regulatory expectations and scientific investigations related to virus and TSE safety of biotechnology, plasma-derived, and cell-derived medicinal products.  more...

Laboratory Data Integrity Compliance Congress

: 22 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

: San Diego, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : Delegates will learn how to avoid laboratory data integrity deficiencies and the protocols, methodology, and actions necessary to avoid regulatory action. more...

Analytical Procedures and Methods Validation

: 22 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

: San Diego, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : This event not only takes a deep dive into how companies comply with regulations, but also showcases how leading companies develop methods, validate procedures and generate data and information that lead to critical business decisions.  more...

Stability Testing & Program Management Excellence

: 22 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

: San Diego, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : Delegates will learn how to build and manage a stability program from the ground up. more...

A3P Microbiology - Regulatory, Microbiological controls, Alternative methods

: 23 Jun 2020 - 24 Jun 2020

: Tours, France

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : Delegates attending A3P Microbiology will have an opportunity to inform themselves about rapid methods, online controls, microbiological gene therapy and current regulations.  more...

2020 PDA Europe Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products

: 24 Jun 2020 - 25 Jun 2020

: Brussels, Belgium

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : Representatives from industry, research organizations and regulatory authorities meet to discuss the many challenges in the manufacture of ATMP's, such as quality of raw materials, tech transfer, testing, registration and more. more...

Cleaning Validation with Swabbing Workshop

: 30 Jun 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : After an introduction to the overall objectives, the course then covers process design, pitfalls and associated validation issues including sampling and testing. more...

Bioburden Workshop - Regulatory Expectations and Practical Experiences

: 30 Jun 2020 - 1 Jul 2020

: Berlin, Germany

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Workshop

Summary : Delegates joining this two day workshop will have an opportunity to learn how to implement a bioburden control strategy. more...

RSSL Training: Failure Investigation & CAPA

: 1 Jul 2020 - 2 Jul 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : The course is focused on company responsibilities within a quality risk management system, and several investigational tools are explored to help build up knowledge of techniques that might be used by a company to provide a structure for systematic investigation of failure. more...

FEMS Conference on Microbiology 2020

: 2 Jul 2020 - 4 Jul 2020

: Begrade, Serbia

Sector: Clinical, Food & Beverage, Microbiome, Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : FEMS are delighted to invite delegates to attend this the 1st FEMS Conference on Microbiology structured to deliver the benefits of an international microbiology conference with the accessibility of a small to middle-scaled, affordable, regional conference. more...

Good Manufacturing Practice - Advanced

: 6 Jul 2020 - 8 Jul 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Updated for 2020, this 3 day course systematically builds up the knowledge of delegates over three intensive days. It covers the regulations and guidelines associated with GMPs and the expectations of the MHRA and FDA. more...

Pharmaceutical Cannabis Compliance Congress

: 20 Aug 2020 - 21 Aug 2020

: San Diego, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : Join delegates from the life science and cannabis industries at this informative congress.  Learn about regulatory compliance and best practices in the  formulation and evaluation of cannabis drug delivery. more...

QC Micro Summit - Now Rescheduled to September 2020

QC Micro Summit September 2020

: 14 Sep 2020 - 17 Sep 2020

: Charleston, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference


Summary : Charles River QC micro summit is the premier three day thought leadership event for pharmaceutical and biotech industry professionals. more...

Pharmaceutical Sterilisation: Principles in Practice®

: 22 Sep 2020 - 24 Sep 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Clinical, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary, Water Type: Training

Summary : For a comprehensive understanding of sterilisation processes, cGMP requirements and industry expectations for routine operation, monitoring and control, course provides practical examples of how techniques are applied to ensure reliability in full compliance with EU and US regulatory requirements. more...

Celsis® Demo Days.

: 25 Sep 2020

: Dublin, Ireland

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Are you looking for a rapid microbial detection method but aren’t sure where to start? Then join a Celsis® Demo Day. more...

RSSL Training: QP Module - Pharmaceutical Microbiology

: 6 Oct 2020 - 8 Oct 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course will cover the main types and sources of micro-organisms and the issues associated with them in relation to both sterile and non-sterile pharmaceutical production. more...

Pharmaceutical Water Systems: Principles in Practice® - Barnard Castle, UK

: 6 Oct 2020 - 8 Oct 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical, Water Type: Training

Summary : Purified water is the #1 raw material in pharmaceutical manufacturing, used at almost every stage of the manufacturing process.  This industry-leading Honeyman Training course is a must for anyone involved in designing, building, owning and operating pharmaceutical water systems.  more...

Forum Labo - Lyon - NEW DATES

: 7 Oct 2020 - 8 Oct 2020

: Lyon, France

Sector: Clinical, Cosmetic/Personal Care, Laboratory Equipment, Pharmaceutical Type: Conference

Summary : With 220 exhibitors Forum LABO LYON will showcase laboratory innovations to over 3,000 researchers, engineers, buyers and expected decision-makers from the Rhône-Alpes / Auvergne, Switzerland, Italy and Belgium. more...

Current Requirements for Cleaning Validation 

: 14 Oct 2020 - 15 Oct 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course provides a detailed and structured introduction to cleaning validation along with up to the minute details of current best practice, cGMP expectations, industry trends and regulatory issues for both the EU and US markets.  more...

15th Annual PDA Global Conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology

15th Annual PDA Global Conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology

: 19 Oct 2020 - 21 Oct 2020

: Washington DC, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference


Summary : The 15th Annual PDA Global Conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology continues the ongoing tradition of addressing the most relevant opportunities and challenges to the future of microbiology in today’s global market.  more...

Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast Conference

Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast

: 28 Oct 2020 - 29 Oct 2020

: Boston, United States

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Conference


Summary : This years conference provides an opportunity for industry experts to discuss the latest advances and challenges in the area of Pharmaceutical Microbiology.  more...

RSSL Training: Biologically Derived Products - Testing and Manufacturing Challenges

: 5 Nov 2020 - 6 Nov 2020

: Reading, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : Delegates will have an opportunity to gain and understanding of the challenges in GMP manufacture of biological products and the very different regulatory aspects. more...

Pharmaceutical Microbiology for Non-Microbiologists 

: 10 Nov 2020 - 11 Nov 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course is designed to give non-microbiologists a comprehensive introduction to microbiology so that they can engage in the required control measures, investigations and corrective actions. more...

Biotechnology: Principles in Practice®

: 12 Nov 2020 - 13 Nov 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : An overview of bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing, ideal for introducing bio-pharma processes as a start-up manufacturer and for established manufacturers expanding into biotechnology. Gene therapy, monoclonal antibodies, clinical trials, scale-up, cell culture processing, purification, separation. more...

Critical Factors for Sterile Product Manufacturing - Barnard Castle, UK

: 24 Nov 2020 - 27 Nov 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Clinical, Other, Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This course has been completely revised and includes many new topics including the use of Disposable Technology, RABS and Isolator Technology, ETO, Gamma, E-beam, CAPA/OOS, Sterile Product Inspection Techniques and Risk Management Workshops. more...

Microbial Risk Management During Cleanroom Operations

: 1 Dec 2020 - 2 Dec 2020

: Barnard Castle, United Kingdom

Sector: Clinical, Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : The course will provide a basic understanding of the Risk Management of Contamination (RMC) system that can be utilised for the control of contamination during manufacturing operations in cleanrooms. more...

Modern Microbiology Laboratory

: 8 Dec 2020 - 10 Dec 2020

: Antwerp, Belgium

Sector: Pharmaceutical Type: Training

Summary : This three day GMP Workshop is designed for microbiologists, managers and supervisors of pharmaceutical microbiological laboratories.  Delegates will learn how to run microbiological test procedures in a compliant and time efficient manner. more...