Global Endotoxin Testing Summit 2017

Endotoxin Testing is Moving Forward - Together We Can Define the Direction

 

05 - 07 June 2017, Annapolis, MD & Pickering Beach, DE, USA


 
 

 

The Summit 2017

 

Join us for the 3rd annual Global Endotoxin Testing Summit where QC Directors, lab managers, key opinion leaders, users and regulators come together to discuss current issues within the endotoxin detection industry.

 

  • Exchange with scientists and researchers on endotoxin testing technologies and complex assay solutions
  • Learn from our speakers and experts about industry trends, user needs and regulatory requirements
  • Experience an exclusive natural event and take part in the conservation of the Atlantic horseshoe crab.

   

Registration for this event has been closed!

   


View Agenda with all confirmed speakers and topics!

 

The agenda for the 2017 summit is shaping up with even more hot topics ranging from endotoxin testing basics, regulatory guidance updates, data integrity and of course -  low endotoxin recovery.

  

 

 

endosummit agenda 2017 

 

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  Speaker  

Topic

 

 

Mr. Kevin Williams,

Hyglos, a BioMerieux Company

  

 

Biologics are Different: Fever is Common in Biologics Administration

 

Dr. Jack Levin

University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco                            

  to be updated

Dr. James Cooper,

Endotoxin Consulting Services

  

  The LAL Industry is the Principal Conservator of the Atlantic Horseshoe Crab
 

Mr. Glenn Gauvry

Ecological Research & Development Group (ERDG)

                           

  The Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Industries Role in Horseshoe Crab Conservation
 

Dr. Jessica Hankins

US Food and Drug Administration,

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER)

 

  Understanding Endotoxin: Lipid A Biosynthesis and Diversity
 

Dr. Shabnam Solati

MAT Research

 

 

  Comparing Key Performance Aspects of Different MAT Technologies
 

Dr. Marina Dobrovolskaia,

Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.

 

  Detection and Quantification of Endotoxin in Engineered Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology-Formulated Drugs
 

Dr. Constanze Reinhardt,

Lonza Customer Manufacturing Services

  

  Case Studies for Low Endotoxin Recovery (LER) Product Hold-time Studies
 

Mr. Allen Burgenson,

Lonza Walkersville, Inc.

 

  Endotoxin in Gene and Cell Therapy Products
 

Dr. Johannes Reich,

Microcoat GmbH

 

 

  Experiences Gained in a Contract Lab for Bacterial Endotoxin Testing

               

Event Highlight

Travel to a Horseshoe Crab Sanctuary Beach (Pickering Beach, DE) to save crabs that have been stranded on shore. In collaboration with the Ecological Research and Development Group, a non-profit wildlife conservation organization whose primary focus is the conservation of the world's four horseshoe crab species, participants have the chance to meet and learn from the ancient species so important to our industry.
               


             
               
Summit and Activity Fee

  

Annapolis Waterfront Hotel

80 Compromise Street

Annapolis, MD 21401

 

USD 1300 for registrations received by April 30, 2017

USD 1500 for registrations received after April 30, 2017

 

Academic and government discounts are available.

 

The registration fee includes participation in the summit, meals throughout the course of the meeting and associated activity, as well as travel to and from Pickering Beach, DE. Registration fee does not cover costs for travel to the summit venue or attendee hotel accommodations.

 

Interested in Speaking?

 

Do you want to contribute to the future of endotoxin detection?

 

You are welcome to submit an abstract of your presentation or send questions to:

endosummit@lonza.com

 

Trends Article: Insights from Lonza’s 2016 Global Endotoxin Summit

 

Building on the success of last year’s event, Lonza held its second Global Endotoxin Testing Summit from May 23-25th, 2016. Delegates from across the global bacterial endotoxin testing (BET) community once again met in Annapolis, MD, USA to discuss the most pressing issues affecting the field. Topics discussed during the 2016 summit included an update on the low endotoxin recovery issue, improving endotoxin testing processes, and data integrity – the most recent hot topic circulating the quality control testing industry.

 

For more information about the topics discussed at the 2016 summit, download the full article "Hot Topics in Endotoxin Testing 2016: Trends and Insights from Lonza’s Second Global Endotoxin Testing Summit".

 Endotoxin Trends Article 2016