Bridging gaps in Disease management

22-23 July, 2022Novotel, Hyderabad Airport

FDD Conclave 2022

The corona virus pandemic has served as a wakeup call for the life sciences sector and continues to impart key lessons to improve the way we treat diseases. Back as a physical event after a hiatus of over two years, Formulation Development and Drug Delivery (FDD) Conclave 2022 intends to reflect on these learnings and create a blueprint for further progress.

Bridging gaps in disease management

The FDD Conclave, since its inception in 2017, has been an ideal platform to initiate discussions on key issues in drug formulation and drug delivery as well as drive innovation in this rapidly evolving segment.

Now, in its fifth edition, looking at the need for more a holistic approach towards health and wellness, FDD Conclave 2022 will expand its focus to include and serve the scientific community involved in FR&D of nutraceuticals and functional foods as well.





Key Topics


Trends & Technologies in Drug Formulation Development

  • New insights into formulation development – Lessons from the pandemic
  • Disruptive technologies for formulation development
  • Formulation of needle-free vaccines & biologics
  • Formulation strategies for continuous manufacturing
  • Next-gen oral dosage forms: 3D printing, Liqui-pellets, mini tablets, self- emulsifying formulations


Advances in Drug Delivery: Modes, approaches and regulatory challenges

  • Next-generation drug delivery technologies
  • Drug-device combinations: Advantages and Risks
  • Injestible drug delivery systems: Future outlook
  • Innovations in injectable drug delivery systems
  • Smart and connected drug delivery systems


Formulation and delivery of nutraceuticals and functional foods

  • Improving ingredient delivery and bioavailability in nutraceuticals
  • Novel delivery systems in nutraceuticals
  • Herbal/AYUSH product development : Emerging formulation and delivery strategies
  • Trends in food science and technology
  • Evolving regulations for nutraceuticals: Impact on FR&D


Dr Sajeev Chandran

Director, Adv. Drug Delivery Research & IVIVC / Biopharmaceutics, Pharma R&D, Lupin

Vinod Arora

Principal Advisor, Institute of Good Manufacturing Practices India (IGMPI)

Dr Sukhjeet Singh

Chief Scientific Officer, Sentiss Pharma

Ravikumar N

Sr VP, MSN Laboratories

Dr Umesh Setty

Sr VP - FR&D, Caplin Point Laboratories

Dr Chandrasekhar Kandi

Sr VP-Formulations, Aurobindo Pharma

Dr Ramesh Matur

Sr VP & Head, Vaccines R&D, Biological E

Anil Kumar R

Sr VP – R&D, Strides Pharma Sciences

Dr Rajendra Lingala

VP & Head R&D, Indian Immunologicals

Dr Vinod Pantula

Head-Vaccines, Dr Reddy's Laboratories

Dr Alagumurugan Alagarswamy

VP & Head R&D, Maiva Pharma

Dr Pavan Bhat

Executive VP, Natco Pharma

Dr Subhrangshu Sengupta

VP, R&D - Formulation, IPCA Laboratories

Dr Pirthi Pal Singh

VP& Head R&D, Tirupati Group

Dr Rakesh Kumar Bhasin

VP & Head R&D (Formulations), Biocon Pharma

Dr Rahul Dabre

VP & Head-Formulation, Alembic Research Centre

Dr C Muthulingam

VP - Formulations, Mankind Pharma

Dr Meka Lingam

VP - FR&D, Lee Pharma

Dr Girish Jain

Pharma Consultant

Dr Ashok Omray

Pharma Consultant

Dr Sandhya Shenoy

AVP - R&D, FDC Ltd

Dr Rajendar Burki

Associate VP, R&D, Biological E

Arjun Singh Dasoondi

AVP, Innovation & Science, Amway

Amit Srivastava

Chief Catalyst, Nutrify India

Dr Ajay Khopade

VP - FR&D, Sun Pharma

Dr Prasanna Devaraneni

AVP & Head-Biopharma, Vimta Labs

Komal Bhavsar

AGM - Business Development (Pharma), Cilicant

Vikrant Chadawar

Sr Technical Account Specialist, West Pharmaceutical Services, India

Rajendra Vidwans

Technical Consultant, Ami Polymer

Dr Abhijit V Gothoskar

Technical Expert, Sigachi Industries

Anuj Jindal

Field Marketing Specialist, Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Clovin Adarsh

Scientist II – Scientific & Laboratory Services (SLS), Pall Corporation

Dr Chidambaram Mandan

Asst. VP - R&D, Hindustan Platinum

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