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Formulation Development & Drug

Delivery (FDD) Conclave 2019

Organised by Express Pharma, FDD Conclave 2019 will be held on 7-8 June 2019 at Novotel Airport, Hyderabad.

It is a thought leadership platform for formulation scientists and R&D heads of pharma companies to come together and converse on the current and future trends in the industry, their growth drivers and challenges, as well as strategies to fast-track progress in the sector.

Theme of


Preparing for the next frontiers in FDD

Formulation Development & Drug Delivery (FDD) Conclave, now in its third edition, will focus on theme 'Preparing for the next frontiers in FDD'

It will focus on the huge potential of drug development and delivery systems to create intellectual property, improve life-cycle management, gain cost and market differentiation and thus become major determinants of success.

FDD Conclave
  • Accept my heartiest congratulations and sincere appreciation for putting together a very successful inaugural FDD conclave. It was really a stupendous task to assemble a major chunk of FDD leadership at the conclave. We all had a good time. There was so much positive energy over the two days.And I wish in the coming years the FDD conclave would become a very important yearly event for every formulation development scientist in India.

    Makarand AvachatSenior VP, Pharma Research, Lupin

  • Hearty congratulations to the Express Pharma team for organising this event. All these participants are going to reflect their experiences into their respective organisations. These individuals never got a platform earlier. I am sure this population will swell and these same participants will garner more participants from their faculty. Thank you for inviting me to this event. As for participants and delegates, they were bowled over.

    SR VaidyaDirector, Bliss GVS Pharma

  • I’d like to say thanks for the wonderfully organised FDD conclave. It was a great experience both in terms of technical sessions and networking opportunity. I could meet up with several old colleagues and friends after a long gap. Your initiative to institute FDD Leadership awards is another big milestone. I’m sure scientists from our fraternity will look forward to this event every year. Heartiest thanks to the Express Pharma team for the perfect arrangement and hospitality.

    Dr Sukhjeet SinghSenior Vice President – Pharma Research, Panacea Biotec

  • I appreciate the FDD Conclave event and initiative by Express Pharma. It’s a very good initiative and will able to connect industries quite well. Senior leadership presence from pharma industry will be the key for future editions. Happy to participate in the second edition.

    Krishnakant Tulsiram GandhiDirector, Product Delivery Team, Dr Reddy's Laboratories

  • It was a perfect platform for initiating discussions and to trigger innovation in pharma formulation research and drug delivery projects. A great platform to network to interact with other scientist and leaders and policymakers of the pharma industriy We got many ideas on current brand tracking, identifying the new problems and issues, unmet needs to be looked upon, and various innovative drug delivery techs. My sincere thanks to the Express Pharma and team for organising such a fantastic conclave.

    Manas Ranjan Sahoo Manager (R&D), Amrutanjan Health Care

  • The FDD conclave should be one on the calendar of every formulation scientist in years to come. A superb effort by Express Pharma team for organising the FDD Conclave. Excellent deliberations, quality participation.

    Dr Sajeev ChandranAssociate Director, Advanced Drug Delivery Systems Research, Pharmaceutical R&D, Lupin(Research Park)

  • I was awarded with Outstanding Achievement Award in Formulation Development at FDD conclave conducted by Express Pharma with Ideal Cures. I was very happy to receive this award along with eminent people, especially the life achievement award winner and pioneer in formulation development, Dr Himadri Sen.

    Dr Krishna Murthy BhavanasiGM-FR&D, Natco Pharma


Venue :.

Novotel Hyderabad Airport

Airport Approach Road,
Hyderabad, Telangana 500409

7-8 June 2019


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Express Pharma


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