MedPharmPlast Europe Summer Conference 2021

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MedPharmPlast Europe (MPPE) and Polymer Comply Europe (PCE) are pleased to invite you to their online conference on the 16th and 17th of June 2021 between 14.00 - 16.00 CET. The first day of the conference is part of the PCE Plastics Sustainability Webinar Series (for more info please scroll down). ​ ​

Day I. - Sustainability in Plastic Medical Devices and Pharmaceutical Packaging: Industry Perspective - Roundtable discussion
14.00 - 16.00 CET 16 June 2021

  • Welcome & Introduction - Fank De Smedt MPPE President, NelsonLabs
    Moderator of the day: Steve Duckworth, MPPE
  • Keynote Speech: Circularity for Healthcare Plastics ​ ​
    Steven Meun, Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council
  • Roundtable Discussion:
    Sustainability in Healthcare Resin Production ​
    Paulo Cavacas, Borealis

    Pharmaceutical Sustainability - Sustainability Plan of Sanofi ​
    Christian Pommereau, Sanofi

    Sustainability in Drug Delivery Devices ​
    Gregoire Gauthier, Nemera

    Medical and Scientific Device Design for Sustainability ​
    Robert Veasey & Grace Kane, DCA Design
    ​ ​
    Developing next generation sustainable drug delivery devices

    Charlie Dean, Team Consulting
  • Questions & Answers *
  • Closing

Registration - Day I.

Participation is free of charge, registration is required.

DAY I. - 16 June 2021
DAY I. - 16 June 2021

Day II. - IVDR/MDR & Brexit
14.00 - 16.00 CET 17 June 2021

  • Welcome & Introduction
    Moderator of the day: Nigel Talboys, Terumo
  • MDCG standardization update under the EU MDR
    Pascale Van Hoydonck, Terumo
  • IVDR and MDR Implementation: Where Do We Stand Today?
    Fabio Cirillo, Avanti Europe
  • Brexit: Review of The First Year, Current Challenges and Future Expectations
    Phil Brown, ABHI
  • Questions & Answers *
  • Closing

Registration - Day II.

Participation is free of charge, registration is required.

DAY II. - 17 June 2021
DAY II. - 17 June 2021

Who should attend:

  • Representatives from the pharmaceutical and medical plastics value chain
  • Representatives from the plastics value chain
  • Regulatory affairs managers
  • Government regulators
  • Consultants
  • Trade associations
  • Service providers
  • NGOs
  • Academics

PCE Plastics Sustainability Webinar Series June 2021

* We would like to kindly ask you to send us your professional questions in advance. We will have limited capacity and time to answer the real time questions, however the speaker(s) will be answering the pre-collected and selected questions. Please submit your questions to Lilla Mezriczky – [email protected] before 14 June 2021 12.00 CET. 






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About MedPharmPlast Europe

MedPharmPlast Europe is a sector group of EuPC created in 2014 by and for companies involved in the whole supply chain of plastic medical devices and pharmaceutical packaging in Europe. It assists companies in these industry sectors by keeping them informed about the latest developments in European regulations and their impact on the medical device and pharmaceutical packaging plastics value chain. MedPharmPlast Europe also represents the interests of the industry to the European legislators and tries to arrive at regulations that are both workable and protect the patient.


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