Overview

Collaborative Working in the UK, Driving Innovation Forward

The BioIndustry Association (BIA) and Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) are delighted to announce that the eighth joint conference will take place on Thursday 5 July 2018. After the success of last year's conference we are expecting another packed to capacity event.  

This annual conference is now established as a key event in the sector to hear the very latest thinking from senior experts and leading speakers from the MHRA, the life science industry, the Office for Life Sciences, the Department of Health and Social Care, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), notified bodies, research charities and patient organisations, as well as to network and contribute to the discussions.

What's on the agenda?

The conference provides a great opportunity to discuss some hot topics and important developments of interest to the sector: 
Brexit: Business continuity planning and the UK regulatory environment
Working together in the accelerated access pathway for breakthrough therapies and technologies
Drug device combinations – Supporting innovation and addressing regulatory challenges
Real world evidence – Sources for data collection and role in regulatory decision-making

The report from the 2017 conference can be downloaded here.

Don’t miss this must-attend one-day conference in central London which will be followed by a networking drinks reception at 17:00.

Who should attend?

The conference is aimed at those working in:
Life sciences industry
Regulatory agencies
Academic institutions
Medical research charities/patient groups
NHS organisations
Contract research organisations
Biopharmaceutical manufacturers
Service providers