This course has been designed to present a number of important developments in pharmaceutical packaging and labelling from regulations, standardisation, technology, innovation and artwork origination.
28-29 Oct 2020
This seminar has been designed to present a number of important developments in pharmaceutical packaging and labelling regulations, standardisation, technology, innovation and artwork origination. The importance of packaging and labelling trends to improve patient safety and compliance and increase efficiency will be a particular focus of this event. New technologies and packaging innovations will be discussed and examples and case studies will be illustrated.
Benefits in Attending:
Current regulatory issues and packaging changes
Challenges facing the industry and future trends and developments
Round table workshop on key issues – Falsified Medicines Directive: complying with the regulationsSolutions to optimize your end-to-end artwork process
Artwork and labelling fitness assessment
Smart packaging: a medium for communication and patient benefit
Supply chain – how does it affect the patient?
Artwork design: layout changes due to serialisation, tamper evidence and antifraud – best practice
*Technical and graphical changes to printed packaging materials
*Implementation of serialisation requirements into artwork
*Tamper evidence and artwork creation
*Integration of anit-counterfeiting features into artwork
*Conclusions/recommendations for the practice
A practical discussion on blockchain technology: hype or opportunity
*An introduction to blockchain technology
*Opportunities for pharmaceutical supply chain: An overview of some use cases
*A real world case study for artwork collaboration: Veratrak and Tjoapack
Patient needs and requirements: packaging solutions for patient-compliant packaging
What is medication non-adherence?
Round table workshop: patient needs and solutions
Patient adherence – case study: how to make a real and tangible difference to the patient through improved adherence
QMS standards and guidelines
Discussion session and Q&A
George Barrie is a Consultant to the Pharmaceutical Packaging Industry.
Until recently he was with Actavis where his role was to bring all elements of packaging design, regulatory requirements and production together and explore design-led solutions, thus aiding compliance and embracing forward-thinking across the packaging process and value chain. He headed up a team that provided a centralised ‘Packaging Centre of Excellent’ supplying Actavis operations globally. The team was and continues to be, driven by the philosophy of “Making Medicine Accessible”.
He started out with a background in design and subsequently moved into the print and packaging field 12 years ago where he gained broad experience working for a supplier to innovator pharmaceutical companies. Experience on both sides of the packaging value-chain has given him a unique insight into some of the key problems and solutions facing the Pharmaceutical sector.
He is an active member of a number of Pharmaceutical industry bodies and firmly believes that successful packaging design and development will be best achieved by a fully consultative process.
IRCA Certified QMS & PS 9000 Lead Auditor.
After working for over 30 years in the pharmaceutical industry, Tony Harper provides auditing, consultancy, training and certification services for the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industries and their suppliers particularly those implementing ISO 9000, ISO 13485, ISO 15378, PS 9000 and PS 9100. He also carries out Notified Body CE Medical Device audits.
He was instrumental in setting up the Institute of Quality Assurance (IQA), Pharmaceutical Quality Group (PQG) in 1977 and was its Chairman for 15 years. He was a Committee Member until 2005 and is currently a member of the PQG Partners Team who have developed the PS 9000 Series of documents. He is also a Trustee, Board Member and Honorary Treasurer of the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI). In addition, Tony lectures on Quality Management at the Brighton University QP Post-Graduate Diploma course.
As the UK principal expert, he is working with the International Standards Organization drafting standards (ISO 9001, ISO 9004) and ISO 15378 for Pharmaceutical Packaging Materials and with BSI, CEN and ISO on Braille, patient information and tamper evidence. He is Chairman of the Braille Medicines Forum. Tony is also working on pharmaceutical artwork/origination guidelines.
|28-29 Oct 2020|
|28-29 Oct 2020||Rembrandt Hotel, London||GBP 1,499.00
+ VAT @ 20.00%
|Online registration unavailable: this date is nearing full capacity; please call us on 020 7749 4730 to register.|