About Extractables & Leachables Europe

Taking place from 7-9 November 2017 in Lyon, France, Extractables & Leachables Europe is the world's leading conference dedicated solely to extractables and leachables. The conference covers the regulatory landscape, advances in science and testing methods, the latest technological developments, biocompability, biomanufacturing, BPOG vs. USP, as well as featuring case studies from leading experts in the field.

How attending this conference will benefit you

Extractables and leachables examination is continuously growing in importance. Given the current scruitny paid by governing bodies including the FDA and MHRA, understanding the best practice and guidelines to carry out extractables and leachables studies is imperative in order to eliminate risk and potential development delays.

Smithers Rapra's have been organising both the European edition and USA edition of the Extractables & Leachables conferences for over 10 years and have a long history of providing regulatory conferences so you can be sure that this conference will not only provide you with the most up to date information but also a great conference experience. 

Why you should attend this conference

Taking into account the ever evolving marketplace and changing requirements, we've worked with the Advisory Board to produce a programme that is scientific, technical, informative and exciting. Traditional topics are combined with brand new insights to provide you with a unique and comprehensive overview of the industry. Presentations cover everything from the regulatory landscape to case studies, medical devices and biocompatility. Brand new for this year is a session dedicated to food contact AND for the first time at E&L Europe, both the MHRA and the FDA will present opening keynotes as part of the regulatory session.

The dyanmic sessions include:

  • Regulatory Landscape, Expectations and Protocol Insights with presentations from the MHRA, Pall Life Sciences, AbbVie and Eli Lilly 
  • Case Studies with presentations from Toxikon, Baxter, Anatune and GlaxoSmithKline
  • Learnings for the Pharma Industry from Food Contact with presentations from bibra and Smithers Rapra
  • Medical Devices with presentations from Clariant, GLR Laboratories and Becton Dickinson
  • Biocompatibility with presentations from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Nelson Laboratories, Becton Dickinson and PPD
  • Current Challenges in the E&L Arena with presentations from Boehringer Ingelheim and Hall Analytical

In addition to the dynamic programming, we've also set aside over 8 hours of networking time to ensure that you can continue the debate and make those all important business connections. Leading companies including Mylan, Sonceboz, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Allergan, Solvias, Apple, Entegris, Novo Nordisk and more have already confirmed their attendance, proving that this conference truly brings together all of the key global players under one roof.

Whatever your level or position, and whether you're from a CRO, pharmaceutical manufacturer, packaging specialist, instrument or equipment manufacturer, research or academic institution, chemical company or OEM - you can't afford to miss this conference!

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