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API Manufacturing: continuous process seminar 7th Feb

API Manufacturing: continuous process seminar 7th Feb

Published on: Monday, 27 January 2014

A revolution is starting as to the way pharmaceuticals are made: – manufacturers are changing from batch production in tanks to continuous production where chemical reactions taking place as material flows through pipes.  The speakers at the seminar are at the forefront of industrial research and are leading the introduction of this change.



Registration, including tea and coffee

9.15 Welcome: Dr. Michael Loftus, Head of Faculty, CIT
9.20 Dr. Pat Kelleher, Senior Manager Kilo Technology Lab Pfizer
Continuous Processing – some Pfizer examples and other perspectives
10.10 Steve Jeffery, Consultant Process Engineer, Eli Lilly and Company
Case Study for Continuous API manufacture.
11.00 Coffee break
11.30 Dr. Alice Redmond, Vice President, Commissioning Agents Inc.
Continuous Manufacture: Regulatory Overview and Quality Insight
12.20 Peter Thomas, formerly Director European Engineering at Genzyme Europe
The Application of Continuous Processing to Bulk API manufacture



Dermot O’Brien, Director of Process Development and Commercialisation,
MSD Ireland, Ballydine

Venue & registration

This event is hosted by CIT and is a joint activity of Engineers Ireland and the Institution of Chemical Engineers


Fee: No charge