May 30-31 2019, New York, USA

IRDD Summit

The Inhalation & Respiratory Drug Delivery Summit (IRDD) will focus on the challenges of bringing respiratory products to market and innovative aerosol science, including modelling and toxicology.

Learn new trends in aerosol science

On 30 & 31 May 2019, New York (USA) will host the BioTech Pharma Summit: Inhalation & Respiratory Drug Delivery 2019 conference. This year’s event is designed for senior industry experts that will showcase new trends in aerosol science and the future directions of inhalation drug delivery research. Further discussion focusses on the regulatory pathways for inhaled therapies and challenges of bringing respiratory products to market.

20+ Inspiring Speakers

Meet inspiring speakers, experts and colleagues, discuss research and engage in new collaborative efforts at the Inhalation & Respiratory Drug Delivery Summit in New York

20+ Case Studies

Over 20+ presentations and case studies focused on the key issues in inhalation and respiratory drug delivery.

100+ Delegates

Over 100+ delegates representing global pharmaceutical organisations, leading biotech companies and internationally renowned academic institutions will be joining the Inhalation & Respiratory Drug Delivery 2019

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Below you'll find the schedule for the IRDD Summit 2019. We'll keep this page regularly updated with all new speakers and sessions, so be sure to keep checking in!

8:30 AM 9:00 AM

Registration and Welcome Coffee

Welcome Coffee and registration for IRDD Summit. Pick up your name badge


9:00 AM 9:10 AM

Opening Ceremony of the BioTech Pharma Summit: Inhalation & Respiratory Drug Delivery

Chairman of the 1st day


9:10 AM 9:50 AM

Extractables and leachables: what’s in a name?

Dries Cardoen - Sr. Study Director, Nelson Labs


9:50 AM 10:20 AM

Speed Networking


10:20 AM 11:00 AM

Bringing better-inhaled drugs faster to market through Functional Respiratory Imaging and Artificial Intelligence

Jan De Backer - CEO at Fluidda, Inc


11:00 AM 11:30 AM

Morning Coffee and Networking Break


12:10 AM 12:50 AM

The Mount Sinai Asthma Mobile Health Study powered by Apple’s Research Kit framework is a remote observation study that enrolled >10,000 participants from 3 countries.

Yvonne Chan - Director, Center for Digital Health at Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology


12:50 PM 1:30 PM

Regulatory Success with an Inhalation Digital Combination Product

Samir Shah - Director, Regulatory Affairs, Combination Products at Teva Pharm


10:30 AM 11:10 AM

Targeted intranasal nose-to-brain delivery of a novel amnion cell-derived biotherapeutic product

Larry R. Brown - Chief Scientific Officer at Noveome Biotherapeutics


1:30 PM 2:30 PM

Business Lunch


2:30 PM 3:10 PM

Regulatory and Logistical Challenges and Complexities in Testing Products for Safety and Efficacy Against Highly Infectious Inhaled Microorganism

Roy Barnewall - Inhalation Technology at Life Sciences Research and Battelle


3:10 PM 3:50 PM

Analytical Challenges in Implementing Effective QC/Stability Testing of Inhalation Drug Products

Wayland Rushing - Director, Scientific Affairs at Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing


3:50 PM 4:20 PM

Coffee & Networking Break


4:20 PM 5:00 PM

Smart Nebulisers – Opportunities for Development of Drug Products

Nicolas Buchmann - Programme Manager at Vectura Group plc


5:00 PM 5:30 PM

Panel Discussion: Future directions in inhalation and respiratory drug delivery research


5:30 PM 5:35 PM

Chairman’s Closing Remarks


8:00 PM 10:00 PM

IRDD Summit: Gala Dinner


8:30 AM 9:00 AM

Registration and Welcome Coffee


09:00 AM 09:10 AM

Opening Address from the Chairman


09:10 AM 09:50 AM

Modeling and Characterization of Powder Dispersion in DPIs

Boris Shekunov - Director, Sr. Principal Scientist at Shire


09:50 AM 10:30 AM

Challenges and potential solution for a streamlined development of generic inhalation drugs

Günther Hochhaus - Professor at University of Florida


10:30 AM 11:10 AM

Delivery of Therapeutic Aerosols to Critically Ill Patients

Donovan Yeates - CEO at KAER Biotherapeutics


11:10 AM 11:40 AM

Morning Coffee and Networking Break


11:40 AM 12:20 PM

Novel caffeic acid-based oligomer molecules for pulmonary delivery: reversal of emphysema

Masahiro Sakagami - Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University


12:20 PM 1:00 PM

Introducing novel platform technology of three phase polymer technology integrated into inhaler packaging to protect drug product from oxygen, moisture, and VOCs

Badre Hammond - Director, Corporate at Aptar Group


1:00 PM 2:30 PM

Business Lunch


2:30 PM 3:10 PM

Opportunities, Trends & Possibilities with Capsule Based Inhalation Technology

Justin Kalafat - Scientific Business Development at ACG


3:10 PM 3:50 PM

Challenges and Limitations with Continuous Administration of Inhaled Prostacyclins

Kristen Merriman - Director of Respiratory Care Services at Stanford University


3:50 PM 4:20 PM

Coffee & Networking Break


4:20 PM 5:00 PM

Inhaled insulin: More compelling than ever!

John Patton - Chairman & CSO at Dance Biopharm


5:00 PM 5:30 PM

Panel Discussion: Alternative therapeutic fields


5:30 PM 5:35 PM

Chairman’s Closing Remarks


Key practical learning points

  • Novel technologies for pulmonary & nasal delivery
  • Innovative development of inhalation devices
  • Digital health combination products
  • Analytical tools for inhaled medicines
  • Challenges of bringing inhalation and respiratory drug delivery products to market
  • Regulatory updates in the global respiratory market
  • The challenges of developing inhalation devices
  • Alternative therapeutic fields
  • Dry-powder inhalers (DPIs) and Metered-dose inhalers (MDIs)
  • Routes to controlling aerosol response
  • Characterizing aerosol dynamics
  • Model validation
  • Future directions in inhalation and respiratory drug delivery research
  • Regulatory pathways for inhaled therapies
  • Challenges of developing a generic inhaled product

Who should attend?

Chief Executives, Executive Directors, Vice Presidents, Heads/Team Leaders and Managers including:

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