Excipient Industry's Leading Expo and Conference for Regulatory, Science and Supply Chain Education

ExcipientFest attracts Pharmaceutical Scientists from the Americas and around the world to a unique two day forum for cutting-edge scientific developments.
ExcipientFest features in-depth technical talks on Excipient Technology, New Drug Applications and Regulatory Issues from industry’s top-pharmaceutical experts. The seminar is designed to have a total science focus and to be true to the role of functionality of pharma ingredients in the formulation process.

ExcipientFest 2017

April 24 (Workshops) 
April 25 - 26, 2017 (Expo & Educational Sessions)

Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI


Workshops: (Mon. April 24th): (AM - PM)
In-depth, half-day workshops with hands-on experience. Workshops held in separate conference rooms adjacent to Expo area.

Key Note Speakers: (Tues. April 25th AM & PM, Wed. April 26th AM & PM)
Invited experts will share their knowledge in special presentations about key issues in the Pharma Industry.

Educational Sessions - Regulatory, Technical, Sourcing (Tues. April 25th & Wed. April 26th): (9:15AM-4:15PM)
Industry, government and Excipient Manufacturers give in-depth presentations on trends in Excipient Technology, New Drug Applications, Regulatory & Sourcing Strategies. These sessions have a total educational focus and are true to the role of pharma ingredients in the formulation process (12+ daily).

Poster Presentations (Tues. April 25th & Wed. April 26th): (9AM-6PM, Q&A time 3-4PM) Posters on Excipients from universities around the world and industry will be displayed during both days. Awards for the best academic posters will be given at the conclusion.

 ExcipientFest Cocktails (Tuesday  at 5:00 PM & Wednesday at 4:00 PM): In the Center of the Expo area. Features live music, dancing, food & draws 300 + attendees after the Conferences.

 Pharma Expo (Tues. April 25th & Wed. April 26th): (9-5 PM both days) Guests visit the world’s top Excipient Manufacturers & Service Providers. Booths are conveniently arranged close and in route to all conferences and workshops. The Expo is an excellent environment to prearrange meetings between Key Purchasing Contacts and Suppliers in private meeting areas which effectively maximize the visit to ExcipientFest.

 Speakers Roundtable (Last Session, Tues. April 25th): The Speakers' Round Table will follow the Key Note presentation on Day 1. 

ExcipientFest 2016 Workshops


A Two-Day Educational Experience and Pharma Expo with in-depth Workshops and Education Sessions from Industry’s Top-Excipient Experts

Focused Technical and Regulatory Workshops 

2016 Key Presentation Topics 


Novel Excipients - Technical Innovation - Supplier Management - Research and Development - Biopharmaceutics - EU Guidelines - ANSI Standards - Counterfeiting - New GMP Standards - Traceability - Chemical Screening - Lifecycle Supply - Chain Oversight - Cannabinoid Delivery Technology 

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