Qepler | summits & conferences | 3rd Annual Pre-Filled Syringes Summit, Barcelona, 29-28 May 2020
Event Location:
Prague, Czech Republic
Novotel Praha Wenceslas Square Hotel Katerinska 1476/38
28 May 2020 - 29 May 2020

Early Bird discounts:
Register early to save € 500 for the Individual ticket, € 600 per person for 2-3 Delegates, € 700 per person for 4+ delegates from the same company until 31 January 2020.

Conference Overview

The global pre-filled syringes market witnesses an exponential growth owing to the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases and the demand for self-administered drugs.

Today’s patient looks for simplicity, personalization and instant connectivity, when it comes to self-administered injections.

In parallel, the evolution of biologic parenterals creates unique demands and challenges for the development of a custom drug delivery device.

The featured talks on:

  • The need for integrated development approach. Interface between drug, device and patient.
  • Involving patients into device development program. Translating user needs and capabilities into design inputs.
  • Measuring device usability. Integrating human factors into clinical studies.
  • Perfect employee experience model: rethinking the roles, structure, tools, and strategies to design and deliver an integrated employee experience.
  • Device selection process for a biologic drug. Ensuring compatibility and performance.
  • Designing syringe able biopharmaceuticals. Factors affecting stability.
  • Mixing in liquid/liquid and lyophilized/liquid formulations.
  • Materials selection for next generation PFS. Supply chain control.
  • Extractables and leachables considerations for PFS.
  • Handling glass primary containers. Reducing tungsten residues. Screening for glass breakage.
  • PFS filling and stoppering challenges. A pharma perspective.
  • Assembly of syringes into devices. Needle bonding and adhesives.
  • Integrity testing of PFS.

Meet our Speakers



Cambridge Consultants - SCHOTT Pharmaceutical Packaging - Novartis - Ypsomed - Novo Nordisk A/S - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd - Fresenius Kabi - Robert Bosch PackagingTechnology - Intertek (Schweiz) AG - GlaxoSmithKline - Ipsen - Sanofi Pasteur - Biogen - Novartis Pharma AG - Lonza Drug Product Services - BD Medication Delivery Solutions - Ascil Biopharm - UPM Raflatac - RAUMEDIC AG - Zeon Europe GmbH - Hikma Pharma GmbH - Schöttli AG- Andersen Pharma - Pall Medical - Lapeyra Taltavull, SL - Maetrics Ltd - PCI Pharma Services - Medidee Services SA - Polpharma SA - OPTIMA pharma GmbH - Linear Chemicals, S.L.U. - Chemo - Owen Mumford Ltd - Industrias Farmaceuticas Almirall, S.A. - Gore - Reig Jofré - Catalana Occident - Université Nice - Catalent Biologics - Gateway Analytical - Galenicum Health S.L.U. - Inno4Life BV - FERRER INTERNACIONAL, S.A. - Others