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Registration :4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Wednesday, October 16th
Conference Day 1:Thursday, October 17th

7:30 am - 8:45 am Registration

8:45 am - 9:00 am Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 5:30 pm Confirmed Presentations

  • Robert N. Young - Drug Discovery in the 21st Century
  • Ann Newman. - Form Screening and Selection
  • Xiang-Yang Liu - Principles of Design and Engineering of Crystal Shape and Networks
  • Jian Wang - Getting the Right Solid Form and Particle Attributes from the Crystallization Process
  • Nair Rodriguez - Introduction to Cocrystals
  • Örn Almarsson - Pharmaceutical Cocrystals: A Decade of Discovery, Development and Patents
  • Nair Rodriguez - Engineering Cocrystal Properties
  • David Good - Engineering Physicochemical Properties of Pharmaceutical Cocrystals to Design Robust Oral Solid Dosage Formulation
  • Tongbu Lu - The Improvement of Solubility, Permeability Stability of APIs via Pharmaceutical Cocrystals
  • Bill Jones - Studying pharmaceutical solid forms using atomic force microscopy and transmission electron microscopy. What do we learn from these two techniques?

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Conference Banquet

Conference Day 2:Friday, October 18th

9:00 am - 3:00 pm Confirmed Presentations

  • Lian Yu - Molecular Mobility
  • Michael Kaufman - Chemical Reactivity in the Amorphous State
  • Drazen Ostovic - Molecules that should not have been Drugs – But They Are
  • Conrad Winters - Looks Impressive; but will it fly? The Impact of Size Reduction Process on the Performance of Inhalable Particles
  • Patrick Gosselin - Polymorphism Impact on Oral Solid Formulation Development: Case Study of GIC 1001, a Novel Colonic Analgesic Drug Salt
  • Nabil Farah - The Smart Strategy for Sustained Release

3:00 pm – 3: 30 pm Open Forum

3:30 pm – 5: 30 pm Poster Session and Networking

5:30 pm Formal program ends

Conference Day 3:Saturday, October 19th

Optional program: Tour BioBAY and Crystal Pharmatech