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MedPharmPlast Europe is a sector group of EuPC, created in 2014 by and for companies involved in the entire supply chain of plastic medical devices and pharmaceutical packaging in Europe

Final Programme available - MPPE conference 4-5 July 2018 in Lyon

Expert speakers from the ISO 10993 Committee, VDI Committee, MedTech Europe, Nemera, Nelson Labs, OFI, Sealed Air, Terumo and EuPC will give you the latest insights on key, industry defining topics.


Final conference programme avaialable: Gain insight into the most important topics for the medical devices and pharmaceutical packaging industry.


Meeting date, time and venue

  • Wednesday, 4 July 10.00-17.00 (networking drinks - 18.30)

  • Thursday, 5 July 8.30-12.30

  • MARRIOTT Lyon Cite Internationale, Quai Charles de Gaulle 70, 69463 Lyon (France)

Register here

  • Participation for MPPE members: free of charge

  • Participation for non-MPPE members: 400 € + VAT


Program


  • Day 1 - Wednesday, 4 July

10:00 – 10:30: Registration & Welcome Coffee

10:30 – 10:45: WelcomeJames Stern, President MedPharmPlast Europe

10:45 – 11:45: Changes to the ISO 10993 - Thor Rollins, ISO 10993 Committee

11:45 – 12:00: Short Coffee Break

12:00 – 12:45: Selection of Raw Material for Risk Reduction – Part 1

Launch of new guideline (VDI) for medical grade plastics Stefan Roth, VDI Committee, Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences

12:45 – 13:45: Networking Lunch


13:45 – 14:45: Selection of Raw Material for Risk Reduction – Part 2

Managing Risk and Consistency in the Raw Material Supply Chain – a case study - Nicholas Berendt, Sealed AirRegulatory Updates on Developments in EUP/ USP Frank De Smedt, Nelson Labs

14:45– 15:15: Networking Coffee

15:15 – 16:15: Toxicological Assessment of Extractables & Leachables

General Principles Koen Van Deun, Nelson LabsCase Study - Pascale Van Hoydonck, Terumo

16:15 – 16 :45: MedPharmPlast Europe – Your Voice in Brussels James Stern

16:45 – 17:00: Wrap-up & Closing

17:00 – 18:30: Networking Drinks


  • Day 2 - Thursday, 5 July

08:30 – 09:15: Registration & Welcome Coffee

09:15 – 10:00: Biocompatibility - Thor Rollins, ISO 10993 Committee

10:00 – 10:30: MedTech Europe’s perspective on the implementation of the Medical Devices Regulation Dario Pirovano, MedTech Europe

10:30 – 11:00: Networking Coffee

11:00 – 11:30: Implementation of the Medical Device Regulation: View of the Medical Device Producers - Elisabeth Mertl, OFI Technologie & Innovation GmbH

11:30 – 12:15: Sustainability Issues in the Plastics Industry

EU Plastics Strategy/Toxic Free Environment Strategy - Silvia Freni Sterrantino, EuPCView from the industry - Gregoire Gauthier, Nemera

12:15 – 12:30: Wrap-up & Closing


We are looking forward to welcoming you to our summer conference.


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MPPEconference_2018_Programme.pdf