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10-12 November 2020
Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton,

Biopharmaceutical School

Gain a practical overview of the processes involved in bringing a biopharmaceutical drug to market led by an expert faculty

Course Overview

Our Biopharmaceutical School is the perfect course to gain a well-rounded understanding of the Biopharmaceutical industry. Over three days, you will understand the principle steps in the biopharmaceutical lifecycle, including: raw material selection, up and downstream processes and core technology. Additionally, you will be familiarised with the latest industry trends, including Industry 4.0, and how these are likely to impact the industry’s evolution.

Through a combination of sessions led by experts from the likes of GSK and Pall Biotech, as well as group discussions with your peers, you will learn how to bring a biopharmaceutical drug to market. Each day will be chaired by a different member of the BioProcess International Academy faculty and there will also be time for networking and Q&As with the experts.

What will you learn?

Current and emerging therapies

Learn about the breadth of the biopharmaceutical industry and gain an insight into how quickly it is advancing by exploring current and emerging therapies

Biopharmaceutical life cycle

Follow the journey of a biopharmaceutical drug, from concept to commercial manufacture, familiarising yourself with the key steps along the way


Become aware of fundamental challenges facing biopharmaceutical production

Industry hot topics

Learn how trends such as big data and Industry 4.0 are likely to revolutionize the development of biopharmaceuticals

Who is this course for?

This course is an introductory overview of the industry and is perfect for professionals early in their career, experienced specialists considering a career move into biopharmaceuticals from small molecules or medical devices, and anyone involved in a biopharmaceutical project including departments such as:

  • Process development
  • Process engineering
  • Quality control and assurance
  • Process validation
  • Upstream and downstream manufacturing
  • Management
  • Research and development
  • Sales
  • Marketing

Chairing the School...

Each day of the Biopharmaceutical School will be chaired by a different expert from our faculty, visit the speaker page to see the full list of our guest speakers

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