General Assembly and Columbus Packaging Award 2017
The next General Assembly of HCPC Europe takes place on 16 November 2017. On the evening of that day we will award the winner of the Columbus Award 2017. You can participate in the award ceremony and the Columbus Award Dinner. Click here for more information about the programme and how to participate.
HCPC Europe Discussion Event 2017
On 17 November 2017, the annual HCPC Europe Discussion Event about “Overcoming barriers for the implementation of Patient Friendly Pack Designs” features a number of speakers from universities who will give presentations about their research. We also have a patient representative who will share her experience with packaging. These presentations are meant to inspire and fuel the discussion about improving packaging in a way that it will help to improve patients’ lives. Click here for more information about the programme and how to participate.
Presentation at All You Can Track And Trace – 2017 – Serialization and RFID solutions for Pharmaceutical Industries | ESINDUSTRY 4.0 – Integrated Solutions for the Smart Factory
On 3 May 2017 our Board member Gabriele Iannizzotto (Palladio Group) will give a presentation on behalf of HCPC Europe at this well-known event in the Pharmaceutical sector, where Technology Manufacturers, End Users and System Integrators meet and discuss Technologies, Solutions and Services in the field of AIDC (Automatic Identification and Data Capture), IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) such as RFID and Industrial SW solutions, including MES for the management of data and events in Real Time for Industry 4.0. Click here for more information about the event and an overview of the programme. Click here for information about the presentation of Gabriele Iannizzotto.
Pharmapack Europe 2017
This year, Pharmapack Europe partners with HCPC Europe to further advance your access to information about the latest trends and innovations in the industry. The winners of the Columbus Award 2016 will speak in the conference programme. Funso Olufade of Daiichi-Sankyo will give a presentation about their packaging design that won the Columbus Award 2016 for Commercially available products on 1 February at 15:30: “Beyond the Pill” – A life-cycle management program for oral tablets. That same day at 17:05, Gabriele Iannizzotto of Palladio Group, winner of the Columbus Award 2016 for Concepts, gives a presentation about their solution: Case study from the winner of HCPC awards 2016 – PhutureMed™: Advanced Packaging Solution for Pharmaceuticals. Click here for the full conference agenda.
General Assembly and Columbus Packaging Award 2016
On 19 October 2016 we had our General Assembly. On the evening of that day we awarded Daiichi-Sankyo with the Columbus Award 2016 for Commercially available products and Palladio Group with the Columbus Award 2016 for Concepts. The General Assembly was followed by a discussion event on patient friendly packaging the following morning.
Presentation at EAFA Pharmaceutical Foil Committee Meeting, 3 May 2016, Milan
Our Executive Director, Ger Standhardt, gave a presentation about the activities and future of HCPC Europe at a meeting of the EAFA Pharmaceutical Foil Committee on 3 May 2016 in Milan.
Presentation at Geriatric Medicines Society on 2 May 2016
Our treasurer, Thomas Dries (Honeywell), gave a presentation about patient friendly packaging on 2 May 2016 at a meeting of the Geriatric Medicines Society in Frankfurt, Germany.
On 27 April 2016 Phill Marley (AstraZeneca) gave a presentation on ‘Putting the Patient First – Patient-Friendly Packaging’ in the Making Pharmaceuticals Seminar Programme. The seminar was part of the Making Pharmaceuticals Exhibition & Conference on 26 and 27 April in the National Conference Centre in Birmingham, UK.