The 2019 Peptide Drug Design & Delivery Conference (Philadelphia, United States - August 27-29, 2019) -

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The 2019 Peptide Drug Design & Delivery Summit will bring together key decision makers and innovators within this rapidly growing field. This intensive 3-Day program will examine various peptide discovery and synthesis techniques and synthesized and modified peptides. Hear from over 50 peptide drug commercialization experts on a variety of sessions including peptide engineering, peptidomimetics, peptide conjugation, and cell-penetrating peptides for molecular imaging.

Additionally, 2019's Summit will examine novel strategies for improving peptide stability and half-life, along with novel routes of administration. Case studies will be presented that illustrate the progress made in developing efficacious peptide therapeutics, while leaders in the field point the way to the future for these promising drugs. Meet and network with 160+ drug development professionals and walk away wit over 2 years of new peptide commercialization strategies in just 3 days!

You will learn:

  • Precision medicine & healthcare delivery: making precision medicine a reality via novel technology advancements
  • 3D printing for biopharmaceuticals: Next-generation industrial scale-up
  • Advances in peptide-based drug discovery
  • Designing optimal peptides; Peptidomimetics
  • Rational and structure-based design of novel peptides
  • Peptide conjugation techniques
  • Targeted & localized delivery
  • Modeling & simulation approaches
  • Cell penetrating peptides in molecular imaging and drug delivery
  • Antimicrobial peptides in immunotherapy
  • Peptide synthesis; Biosynthesis and modified peptides
  • Discovery and development of protease inhibitors
  • Breakthrough protein targets
  • Peptide catalysts and enzyme mimicry
  • Engineering antibodies
  • Parenteral routes of administration
  • Pediatric dosage forms & delivery


  • 50+ industry-led speaker faculty over 2 full days sharing innovative drug development take-home strategies
  • 14+ hours of networking sessions and breaks over two full days to learn from network with pharmaceutical and biotech senior peptide, formulation, development and delivery professionals
  • 160+ Senior peptide participants spanning pharma, biotech and specialty delivery & technology companies
  • Dynamic Exhibition Hall with multiple leading synthesis, conjugation, formulation development, delivery and modeling experts
  • Multiple innovative go-to-market & take-home strategies and learn 2 years of drug delivery strategies and approaches in just 3 days!
  • Network with healthcare's revolutionaries and join our growing community of peptide drug product development professionals
  • 2 Events for the Price of One! Co-located and shared exhibition with the 2019 Controlled & Modified Drug Release Summit


Pre-Conference Workshop Day - Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

9:55am - 10:00am

Registration Opens for Workshop Day Participants

10:00am - 1:00pm

WORKSHOP A: Recent Advances in 3D Printing of Large & Small Molecule Drug Products

3:00pm - 5:30pm

WORKSHOP B: Oral Controlled Release Solid Dosage Forms

Main Summit Day One - Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

7:30am - 8:55am

Registration Opens & Continental Breakfast for Summit Participants

8:55am - 9:05am

Collaboration is King! Ice Breaker

9:05am - 9:10am

Welcome and Chairperson's Introduction & Opening Remarks

9:10am - 9:50am

KEYNOTE: Precision Medicine & Healthcare Delivery: Making Precision Medicine a Reality via Novel Technology Advancements

9:50am - 10:30am

KEYNOTE: Innovating Bioactive Materials: The Cross Section of Drug Delivery and Nano-Surface Therapeutics

10:30am - 11:00am

Breakthrough Innovations in the Next Generation of Inhalation Drug Delivery: Alternative Therapeutic Fields for Drug Development

11:00am - 11:30am

Morning Networking & Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

11:30am - 12:10pm

Development of Accelerated Methods to Predict Long-Term Peptide Release and Polymer Degradation of a 4-6 Month Extended Release Formulation

12:10pm - 12:50pm

PANEL SESSION: Accelerating Time to Market Through Innovation in Formulation Design and Drug Delivery

12:50pm - 2:00pm

Networking Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

2:00pm - 2:35pm

Combining In-Vivo Animal Models with Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetics (PBPK) Modeling to Optimize Oral Controlled Release Dosage Forms

2:35pm - 3:10pm

Nanoparticle Formulation Modalities: Light-Scattering Tools for Screening and Characterization

3:10pm - 3:40pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:40pm - 4:15pm

Improving Adherence with Pediatric Dosage Forms - Oral Controlled Modified Release Formulations via Minitablet Development

4:15pm - 4:50pm

DEP Drug Delivery: Developing Enhanced Therapies

4:50pm - 5:30pm

Nucleic Acid Delivery for Enabling MRNA: Enabling the next Generation of Therapeutics


Chair's Closing Remarks, Drinks Reception and End of Day One

Main Summit Day Two - Thursday, August 29th, 2019

8:00am - 8:55am

Continental Breakfast for Conference Participants

8:55am - 9:00am

Chairperson's Introduction & Opening Remarks

9:00am - 9:35am

Utilizing Biopharmaceutical Modeling for Particle size Specification of Oral Extended Release Products

9:35am - 10:10am

Delivery and Controlled Release from Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery & Imaging

10:10am - 10:40am

Morning Networking & Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

10:40am - 11:15am

Newly Developed Controlled Release Subcutaneous Formulations for Long Acting Implants for HIV

11:15am - 11:50am

Expediting Product Development for Precision Medicine

11:50am - 12:25pm

Recent Advances in the Commercialization of Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems

Matrix-Binding Peptides for Targeted Delivery to Tissues

12:25pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:30pm - 2:05pm

In Situ Forming Injectable Hydrogel Formulations for Controlled Delivery of Peptides and Proteins

2:05pm - 2:40pm

How do you Build In Vivo - In Vitro Correlation to Develop your Release Performance?

2:40pm - 3:00pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall

3:00pm - 3:35pm

Using Solid-State Characterization to Study Amorphous Drug-Excipient Interactions

3:35pm - 4:10pm

Utilizing Novel Modified Release Technologies for the Future of Patient-Centered Drug Delivery

4:10pm - 4:45pm

New Modified-Release Technology & Role of Physico-Chemical Properties of Polymers in Hot Melt Extrusion


Chair's Wrap-up & Conference Concludes

For more information about this conference visit

Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Drug Discovery

Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Drug Discovery