18 - 20 February, 2020 | Leonardo Royal Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Germany
Tony Hitchcock, Technical Director at Cobra Biologics

Tony Hitchcock


Technical Director
Cobra Biologics

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Day 2 - System Management

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020


4:40 PM Panel Discussion: Stainless Steel, Single Use and Standardisation

• Discuss the pros and cons of both with real-life case studies and examples
• What effect does this have on standardisation of design?
• Take home message: Go back to your respective facilities and question why you use your methodology and what you can bring back with you

Day 3 - Future Technology

Thursday, February 20th, 2020


9:10 AM Mini-Workshop

Future Challenges and Opportunities

The bio-manufacturing industry is facing a number of new challenges; with the emergence of new product areas including ATMP’s, increased demands for compliance and reduction in costs. This in turn is creates opportunities for innovation from suppliers and manufacturing groups to provide solutions to these challenges. The aim of this workshop will be to look at the following key areas: 

•Single use monitoring tools / in-process analytical systems
•Aseptically closed manufacturing systems
•Continuous processing
•Sustainability – recycling of single use systems

3:50 PM Summative Discussion: The Future of Disposable Technologies

• Discuss the future of single use technologies and automisation
• Manage the impact of extractables and leachables in single use systems
• Identify how to scale up opportunities with disposable systems
• Understand how to better manage stakeholder relationships to utilise external suppliers