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Drug Device Combination Product Lifecycle Management Summit 2019


September 26-27, 2019 | Rome, Italy


Drug-device combination lifecycle management has been gaining momentum in recent years. More and more drug-device developers start to realise the benefit of setting an LCM-mindset from the early R&D stage, instead of applying the program to the legacy products.
Our mission is to provide you with comprehensive knowledge on the subject and ultimately provide your patients with the faster access to better quality and more affordable therapeutics .

Join us this year in Rome to:

  • Gain insights into the uncertain regulatory framework
  • Understand how to strategize your combination products’ launch &
    market access
  • Explore the next innovative & competitive combination products Find out about the best design change control practices
  • Streamline the device development program.


With plenty of fresh content and experts from diverse disciplines, you will not only learn but be inspired with unparalleled stories to succeed in this space!

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5 Key Elements of
Drug Device Summit

key 1 Drug device Summit

Uncertain regulatory framework

strategize key 2 Drug Device Summit

Strategize your combination products’ launch & market access

key 4 best design change control practices

Best design change control practices

key 3 Drug Device Products

Next innovative & competitive combination products

key 5 the device development program

The device development program

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Event Program of Drug-Device Summit

Day 1

8:00 - 9:00 - Registration and Morning Breakfast

9:30 - 10:30

Panel Discussion:Navigating through regulatory uncertainty and its impact on your drug-device combination products’ LCM

10:30 - 10:45

10:30 Overview of the current state of Lifecycle management

11:30 - 12:00 - Networking Break

12:00 - 13:00 - Interactive Discussion Roundtables

Each roundtable has a moderator and lasts 30 minutes. By the end of the first session, you’re offered to switch the tables for a different session.

IDR A:How to achieve better synergy between medical device and pharma teams
IDR B: Understanding main risk management requirements
IDR C: How should CMC and Regulatory Affairs engage with other functional teams to plan for PMS and EU MDR?

13:00 – 14:00 - Networking Lunch

14:00 - 14:40 Case Study

Develop Combination Therapies by leveraging your medical device expertise

14:40 - 15:20 Case Study

Exploring how drug-device combination products are designed

15:20 – 15:50 - Networking Coffee Break

15:50 - 16:30 Case Study

Integrate combination product design and design control for a seamless and collaborative LCM program

16:10 – 16:50

Select the appropriate strategic platforming for your drug-device combination product

17:00- Chairman Closing Remarks and end of day 1

Day 2

8:00 - 9:00 - Registration and Morning Breakfast

9:10 - 10:10

Panel Discussion: Importance of ensuring in sustainable lifecycle by designing a good control strategy

10:10 - 10:45

Creating a combination product roadmap for a legacy system

10:45 - 11:15 - Networking Break

11:15 - 12:15 - Interactive Discussion Roundtables

Each roundtable has a moderator and lasts 30 minutes. By the end of the first session, you’re offered to switch the tables for a different session.

IDR A: Pharma needs to catch up on LCM – but who should be in charge?
IDR B: What are the biggest anticipated challenges and ways to overcome them
IDR C: Human factors validation vs. design validation

12:15 – 13:15 - Networking Lunch

13:15 - 13:45 Case Study

Preventing errors from Human Factors

13:45 - 14:20 Case Study

Necessity of post-market surveillance strategy

13:45 - 14:20 Case Study

Digitalization trends and why it's important to catch up now

15:00 – 15:30 - Networking Coffee Break

15:30 - 16:10 Case Study

Your Combination Product Lifespan: Extending by Innovating

16:10 – 16:50

Is ‘app’ everything patient need?

17:00- Chairman Closing Remarks and End of the Conference


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Piazzale Marcellino Champagnat, 2, 00144 Roma RM, Italy

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  • Access to Speakers' Presentations
  • Access to 2 days of Conference
  • Access to Participants List
  • Interact, Benchmark & Learn
  • Wind-Down, Cocktail Reception & Networking Activities
  • Beverages & Coffee / Tea Breaks



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  • Access to Participant List 2 Weeks before event
  • One Pre-Arranged 1-1 Meeting
  • Social Media Mentions
  • Networking in LinkedIn Group
  • Post Event Report

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What Other Attendees Say

One of the things I really like about this conference is interactions between panelists, speakers and audience. We had so many discussion without any kind of barriers. This conference provides platform for a very open and interactive learning and networking.
Lex Tan
The added value of attending Anno Lucis event here, is that you get an opportunity to interact with a lot of peers, people from different background.
Cees Werff
This conference was very welcoming from the start. People were keen to interact, to speak with each other and to learn more about each other’s background. A great atmosphere was created and I will happily come back to this type of event!
Nick Pester