High-throughput Process Development 2014
Third International MeetingThe Third International Conference devoted to high-throughput process development (HTPD) was held Oct 6 - 9, 2014 in Siena in beautiful Tuscany of Italy. HTPD 2014 was sponsored by GE Healthcare Life Sciences, with the active involvement of industry experts. The meeting provides a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas surrounding the challenges and benefits of employing high-throughput techniques in the development of processes and stable formulations for the manufacture of biological products. HTPD meetings offer an excellent opportunity to influence the future of high-throughput process development methods in our industry.
A competition where delegates were encouraged to submit their own devised automatic procedure with the intention to obtain a higher throughput and to avoid bottle necks in the production of a biopharmaceutical substance.
Siena, ItalySiena is located in beautiful Tuscany. The historic centre of Siena is delimited by a 7km rampart (14th-16th centuries), the route of which follows the contours of the three hills on which the city is built. The Piazza del Campo, situated at the junction of three hills, is one of the most remarkable urban open spaces in all Italy. The city centre of Siena is listed in the UNESCOs World Heritage site.
The conference waw held in Rettorato Building of the University of Siena, just a few meters from Piazza del Campo.