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Top Pharma Events and Biotech Conferences in 2023 to Watch Out for


The new year is almost here, which makes it the perfect time to plan for the conferences and events ahead that will keep you in the loop for the latest and greatest in the pharma and biotech world. Here, we’ll look at some of the biggest events and most important conferences to attend in 2023.

Top European Pharma Events and Biotech Conferences to Attend in 2023

If you area based in the EU and want to keep it local, here are the leading Europe-based events for you in your surrounding geographies.


SAE Media Group’s 14th Annual Conference RNA Therapeutics

“Investigating the Next Generation of Genetic Medicine Through RNA-Based Therapies”

    • Location: London, UK
    • Dates: February 8-9, 2023

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RNA Therapeutics is the 14th Annual Conference sponsored by SEA Media Group. This conference will explore novel and targeted delivery innovations, RNAi innovations, and antisense oligonucleotide therapeutics. In addition, internationally leading experts from Big Pharma and leading biotechs will discuss the emerging therapeutic applications of RNA with case studies on the treatment of cardiovascular disease, neurological disease, and oncology.


33rd Annual European Pharma Congress

“Challenges and Advancements in Pharmaceutical Sciences”

    • Location: Frankfurt, Germany
    • Dates: March 13-14, 2023

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This strategic conference will feature in-depth presentations, interactive sessions, poster presentations, and exhibits while also offering ample networking opportunities with like-minded professionals to discuss how to overcome today’s challenges in pharmaceutical product synthesis and development. This year’s focus will be on the latest advancements, research, and development to inspect the challenges in pharma, clinical research, and related areas.


Pharmapack 2023

    • Location: Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Hall 7.2 in Paris, France
    • Dates: February 1-2, 2023

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    • Online event and networking
    • Date: January 18 - February 17, 2023

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Pharmapack is the European event focal point for the pharma packaging and drug delivery device industry. Held annually in Paris and online, this event unites 5,000 attendees and 360 exhibitors centered around innovation, networking, and education.

This year’s event features a fresh brand design but will continue to help you make new connections and unlock business opportunities.


Global Pharma & Drug Delivery Summit 2023

Together with Pharma Masterminds: Opportunities, Technology, and Challenges”

    • Location: Frankfurt, Germany
    • Dates: April 24-26, 2023

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The 2023 Pharma Summit will help attendees establish their research or business relations and make international connections for future collaborations. This event is one of the largest conferences in the industry where you will have a chance to discuss and access key benefits of the upcoming sustainable and highly innovative sectors in pharmaceutical R&D. There will be several sessions such as “Opinion makes Discussions,” exhibition, networking with peers, high-end conferences, and luncheons, making it all exceptionally worthwhile.


CPhI Barcelona

    • Location: Fira Barcelona, Spain
    • Dates: October 24 - 26, 2023

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Connect with other professionals in the pharma industry from all over the world during this event in Spain. If you want to expand your brand’s visibility, connect with the global pharmaceutical supply chain companies and expand your network, join thousands of other pharma professionals to showcase your expertise, discover industry insights and, access endless opportunities. CPhI Worldwide is considered the go-to event for any pharma professional looking to stay relevant and up-to-date in this rapidly changing industry. With the entire pharma industry present across the supply chain, this is the best place to source, connect, and learn how to grow in the business.


Pharma 2023

“Transform Pharma. Reinvent Healthcare. Unlock Access.”

    • Location: CCIB, Barcelona, Spain
    • Dates: April 18-20, 2023

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Pharma 2023, the world’s leading cross-functional event, returns to Barcelona, Spain. It brings Europe’s leaders and patient stakeholders together to lay the blueprint for patient-centricity in healthcare.

Reuters Events: Pharma 2023 is the place where patient experts and pharma changemakers from commercial, marketing, medical affairs, patient engagement, market access, RWE, and digital health share new best practices, lessons learned, and strategies for a better future.


Top USA-Based Pharma Events and Biotech Conferences to Attend in 2023

If you are based in North America, then you might be interested in some of the following events and conferences in the United States.


Pharma R&D 2023

    • Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA
    • Date: February 21-23, 2023

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Pharma R&D is the 5th International Conference on PharmaScience Research&Development. These events are essential to communicating evolving scientific research, clinical development, and medical education that delivers a cost-effective, high-impact networking opportunity with top professionals and a unique, groundbreaking knowledge exchange. This event brings together heads of brands and franchises, marketing, sales, and digital executives from leading pharmaceutical companies, as well as world-class researchers in an interactive and energizing setting. It is the only event that joins industry and academia for research collaboration in a post-pandemic industry landscape. Access to industry thought leaders through our world-class conferences, puts it in a unique position to develop an outstanding range of research and content creation opportunities.


Pharma USA 2023

“Forge pharma’s new identity. Spark healthcare’s revolution.”

    • Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, USA
    • Dates: March 28–29, 2023

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Reuters Events: Pharma USA 2023 leads pharma’s internal revolution and drives this critical systemic transformation. Join North America’s visionary pharma changemakers, leading solution providers, patient experts, and industry heavyweights to catapult commercial excellence, ingrain patient-first strategies into the heart of pharma’s fabric and heed the long-awaited rebirth of America’s healthcare system. 


Pharmaceutical Compliance Congress

    • Location: Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, McLean, VA, USA
    • Dates: April 25 - 27, 2023

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The Pharmaceutical Compliance Congress (PCC) is the premier education hub for mitigating risk and delivering novel, all-encompassing ethics & compliance programs. The event is driven by innovation, defined by integrity, and unrivaled discussions powered by the Life Sciences’ most compelling leaders.


Excipient World Conference & Expo 2023

    • Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD, USA
    • Dates:
      • May 1, 2023 Workshops 
      • May 2-3, 2023 Conference & Expo

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Excipient World is the only US event focused exclusively on excipients. Its mission is to educate all pharmaceutical excipient stakeholders on cutting-edge scientific developments, formulation and technology advancements, Quality production, and the safe use of excipients.

The event brings professionals together to explore new product innovations and potential collaborations. In 2023, the event will focus on the role excipients play in the future of innovator and generic drugs, biologics, biosimilars, OTC, medical device/combination products, veterinary medicine, and consumer healthcare.


CPhI North America

    • Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    • Date: April 25-27, 2023

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The US alone accounts for 40% of the world’s pharmaceutical sales and is home to 6 of the top 11 companies. Moreover, the US is a place for building connections, thought leadership, and innovation. And it all comes to life at CPHI North America. Thousands of pharma professionals come together for productive networking, sourcing, and learning. This is the only pharma event in the Americas that covers the entire supply chain. You will see exhibitors from every sector: CRO and clinical trials to manufacturing, packaging, and finished products.

And their SMART event program combines all interactive features of an online with those of an onsite experience.


PharmSci 360

    • Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, USA
    • Dates: October 22 – 25, 2023

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Founded in 1986, the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) is a professional scientific organization of approximately 7,000 individual members and over 10,000 active stakeholders employed in academia, industry, government, and other global pharmaceutical science-related research institutes.


2023 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo

    • Location: Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV, USA, and Virtual
    • Dates: October 15-18, 2023

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The 2023 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo seeks to usher in a revitalized focus on excellence, modernization, and harmonization in pharmaceutical science and manufacturing across the globe, offering pharma professionals the opportunity to engage in industry-critical conversations. There is also a comprehensive educational program on topics like supply chains, operations, facilities, technology, information systems, production systems, product development, Quality systems, regulatory guidance, and the latest innovations in the industry. This event attracts professionals from all levels of the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry in manufacturing, supply chain, equipment and services, and global regulatory agencies.


Now is the time to fill the in-person networking gaps from the previous year. So hurry up, register, and let us know how you’ve decided to fill your calendar! What meetup are you most looking forward to?

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