Compliance & Emerging Technologies in Life Science

About Compliance & Emerging Technologies in Life Science

Scandic Kødbyen, Copenhagen, Denmark
 9th-10th September 2020


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This two-day, intensive summit brings together regulatory experts, service providers and industry leaders on compliance and technologies emerging in the Pharmaceutical sector. The conference will go beyond presentations on best practice and consists of both presentations, case studies and plenary sessions on different aspects of IT Technological advances. Thus, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the Compliance behind IT applications, Validation of Automated Processes, Applications of Virtual and Augmented Reality, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence in practice. In addition to the numerous presentations and case studies, the conference will also facilitate great networking opportunities.


The objective of this conference is to provide participants with practical knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements and techniques behind contemporary technological advances and help to build their own knowledge and implementation strategy. The presenters will focus on the newest information available and will cover a wide range of subjects relevant to IT technological advances.

Who Should Attend

The conference is primarily relevant for Pharmaceutical management in IT, Compliance management, Production Supporters, Validation teams in Production and Quality Assurance seeking the latest knowledge about IT technological advances, as well as for engineering companies wanting to learn more about the viewpoint of the pharmaceutical industry and exchanging experiences. 

Why Attend

• To acquire important topical information from Regulatory Authorities about compliance around the emerging advances in technology
• To gain additional knowledge from industry presenters
• To keep current with the most recent technological changes and upgrades in GMP


Conference organized by ValidEire Consulting

Day 1, 9th September 2020

Regulatory, QbD and Automated processes

Chairperson: Rina Yahya 

08:15-08:45 Breakfast & Networking

08:45-09:00 Intro by Chairperson & word from sponsor 

09:00-09:45 AI for Pharma 

(KEYSPEAKER Toni Manzano, Co-Founder, CSO Bigfinite)

 09:45-10.30 Regulatory trends

(Bob Hayes, Director/ Madeleine Ault, Consultant SeerPharma)

10:30 -11:00 Networking break / Coffee & Tea 

11:00 -11:45 Doing digital or Being digital, that’s the question 

(Marc Vorderman, Director Europe Novatek International)

11:45-12:30 If They Can, Why Can’t Pharma?

(Bob Hayes, Director SeerPharma)

12:30-13:30 Lunch 

13:30-14:15 Quality by Design on DOE to ensure product formulation design  

(Raul Soto, Msc, CQE, Snr. Principal Software Engineer,  J&J Vision Care)  

14:15-15:00 Robot Process Automation in Manufacturing  

(Anders Krag, Vice President, LifeScience nodes) 

15:00-15:30 Networking break / Coffee & Tea 

15:30-16:15 AI & ML- Predictive maintenance  

(Rasmus Steiniche, CEO –neurospace) 

16:15-16:45 Round table plenary Regulations, Industry and Suppliers for final Q&A 

16:45 Wrap-up  

17:00-19:00 Networking with snacks compliments of the sponsor  Novatek International 


Day 2, 10th September 2020

IoT, VR and 2019 Manufacturing technology  

Chairperson: Rina Yahya 

08:15 Breakfast & Networking  

 08:4Intro by Chairperson 

09:00-09:45 CSV 

(Raul Soto, MSc, CQE, Senior Principal Software Engineer, J&J Vision Care) 

09:45-10:30  IoT  

(Jakob Bendsen, Partner– Lund&Bendsen) 

10:30-11:00 Networking break / Coffee & Tea 

11:00-11:45 IOT and more than MDM GxP 

(Anders Krag, Vice President, LifeScience- nodes)

11:45-12:45 Lunch 

12:45-13:30 VR Case study  

(Sebastian Scheler, CEO and Lead Psychologist– Innerspace)

13:30-14:15 Beyond MES; Real Time batch release

(Co-presentation with Marc Vorderman, Director Europe Novatek int. and Peter Brandstetter, Senior Manager at PwC, Switzerland)

14:15-14:45 Networking break / Coffee & Tea 

14:45-15:30 Pharma Prognosis trends in 2020 

(Louise Place, Head Of Regulatory Affairs and Senior Quality Assurance Consultant Cambridge Design Partnership)

15:30-16:00 Round table plenary Regulatory, Industry and Suppliers for final  Q&A  

16:00-16:15 Closing from Chairman  

Get Tickets

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Regular Ticket (two days) : 8.495 DKK 

One day Ticket (either day) : 4.995 DKK 

A must-attend GMP event for all pharmaceutical companies


A world-class line up of VR, AI & ML experts will share their experiences, case studies, market insights and strategies to provide you with the tools to succeed in this disruptive technology emergence. Stretching across immersive tech, regulatory compliance, manufacturing, pharma and medical devices, these industry leaders have a wealth of knowledge to support the growth of your business.

Rina Yahya

Event Chairperson at ValidEire

Marc Vorderman

European Director at Novatek International

Toni Manzano

Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer at Bigfinite Inc., based in Spain

Rasmus Steiniche

CEO at neurospace, based in Denmark

Anders Krag

VP Life Science at Nodes, based in Copenhagen

Jesper Madsen Wagner

  cGMP Compliance & Validation Manager at AN Group A/S

Louise Place

Head Of Regulatory Affairs and Senior Quality Assurance Consultant at Cambridge Design Partnership

Raul Soto

Snr. Principal Software Engineer at Johnson & Johnson Vision Care


Established in 1996, Novatek’s mission is dedicated to help pharmaceutical companies and other life science organizations leverage their investment in information technology and quality processes by reducing cost, improving productivity and enhancing compliance. With over 20 years of user experience and developer level technical support, simple or complex installations are seamless and rapid. The architecture of all Novatek solutions are out of the box, modular and process-based, enabling the applications to be delivered “business-ready” providing the building blocks for a complete quality solution.

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