Hotel Info

Workshops: (Mon. April 30th): (AM - PM)
In-depth, half-day workshops with hands-on experience. Workshops held in separate conference rooms adjacent to Expo area.


Key Note Speakers: (Tues. May 1st AM & PM, Wed. May 2nd AM & PM)
Invited experts will share their knowledge in special presentations about key issues in the Pharma Industry.


 Educational Sessions - Regulatory, Technical, Sourcing: (Tues. May 1st & Wed. May 2nd) (9:15AM-4:15PM)
Industry, government and Excipient Manufacturers give in-depth presentations on trends in Excipient Technology, New Drug Applications, Regulatory & Sourcing Strategies. These sessions have a total educational focus and are true to the role of pharma ingredients in the formulation process (12+ daily).


 Poster Presentations: (Tues. May 1st & Wed. May 2nd) (9AM-6PM, Q&A time 3-4PM) Posters on Excipients from universities around the world and industry will be displayed during both days. Awards for the best academic posters will be given at the conclusion.


IPEC-Americas Gala Soiree (Tuesday at 6:30 PM) will take place at the Skyline at Waterplace, the ultimate urban backdrop for dining in the charming renaissance city of Providence.


ExcipientFest Cocktails (Tuesday & Wednesday at 5:00 PM): In the Center of the Expo area. Features live music, dancing, food & draws 300 + attendees after the Conferences.


 Pharma Expo (Tues. May 1st & Wed. May 2nd) (9-5 PM both days) Guests visit the world’s top Excipient Manufacturers & Service Providers. Booths are conveniently arranged close and in route to all conferences and workshops. The Expo is an excellent environment to prearrange meetings between Key Purchasing Contacts and Suppliers in private meeting areas which effectively maximize the visit to ExcipientFest.


 Speakers Roundtable (Last Session, Tues. May 1st): The Speakers' Round Table will follow the Key Note presentation on Day 1.