Containment Band Reunion – Process Containment for OSD and Parenteral Manufacturing

April 18, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - New York, NY

Containment of potent products is a challenge for both pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing. This Tour will “expose” attendees to various forms of containment and material transfer, including downflow booths, hard and soft-walled isolators and material transfer solutions.
  • Sherry Chen

    Sherry Chen

    Senior Process Engineer

    Sherry has been designing pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical facilities for over a decade. Her specialties include process and critical utility design, equipment specification, architectural programming, procurement, construction support, and start-up/commissioning. Sherry’s broad spectrum experiences in facility design make her an asset to the client through all stages of a project, from feasibility studies through detailed design and start-up. Her focus is on CGMP process system design to meet regulatory requirements and to align with the client’s business goals. She is actively involved with the ASME Bioprocess Equipment Standards and aims to bring the latest trends and best practices to meet clients’ needs.
    Sherry has been designing pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical facilities for over a decade. Her specialties include process and critical utility design, equipment specification, architectural programming, procurement, construction support, and start-up/commissioning. Sherry’s broad spectrum experiences in facility design make her an asset to the client through all stages of a project, from feasibility studies through detailed design and start-up. Her focus is on CGMP process system design to meet regulatory requirements and to align with the client’s business goals. She is actively involved with the ASME Bioprocess Equipment Standards and aims to bring the latest trends and best practices to meet clients’ needs.
  • Sam Halaby

    Senior Director of Global Strategy & Technology

    Sam has over sixteen years of experience in programming, design, and qualification of biotechnology and pharmaceutical facilities ranging from clinical to full-scale production plants. He is world-renowned for his application of “Manufacturing Dynamics” to the design of pharmaceutical facilities as well as for his collaboration with other industry experts in global compliance, containment philosophy, and continuous manufacturing. Sam’s proven approach is designed to drive process architecture through the clear definition of unit operations and material movement, with the ultimate goal of leveraging analysis tools to optimize production. He is currently the ISPE Co-Chairman of the Containment COP. He has formerly been the Chairman of the ISPE Manufacturing Subcommittee and has been a Steering Committee Member for ISPE COP Sterile Products Processing.
    Sam has over sixteen years of experience in programming, design, and qualification of biotechnology and pharmaceutical facilities ranging from clinical to full-scale production plants. He is world-renowned for his application of “Manufacturing Dynamics” to the design of pharmaceutical facilities as well as for his collaboration with other industry experts in global compliance, containment philosophy, and continuous manufacturing. Sam’s proven approach is designed to drive process architecture through the clear definition of unit operations and material movement, with the ultimate goal of leveraging analysis tools to optimize production. He is currently the ISPE Co-Chairman of the Containment COP. He has formerly been the Chairman of the ISPE Manufacturing Subcommittee and has been a Steering Committee Member for ISPE COP Sterile Products Processing.
  • Paul Valerio

    Paul Valerio

    Director, Technology

    Paul is a leading expert in the application of engineering methods, Six Sigma tools, and quality risk management to design, implement, and optimize advanced aseptic systems, OSD processes, and containment technology. Paul’s diverse and highly valued skillset developed over a two-decade career by working in various roles for a rare combination of multinational pharmaceutical corporations, a leading containment equipment manufacturer, and now a well-established technical consulting, architecture, engineering, construction management, project controls, commissioning and qualification firm. A combination of strong technical ability, business acumen, interpersonal skills, and international experience make him a solid asset to the clients he supports.
    Paul is a leading expert in the application of engineering methods, Six Sigma tools, and quality risk management to design, implement, and optimize advanced aseptic systems, OSD processes, and containment technology. Paul’s diverse and highly valued skillset developed over a two-decade career by working in various roles for a rare combination of multinational pharmaceutical corporations, a leading containment equipment manufacturer, and now a well-established technical consulting, architecture, engineering, construction management, project controls, commissioning and qualification firm. A combination of strong technical ability, business acumen, interpersonal skills, and international experience make him a solid asset to the clients he supports.
  • ChargePoint Technology Ltd
  • Extract Technology
  • Getinge USA, Inc.
  • ILC Dover, LP
  • SKAN US, Inc
  • Solo Containment

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

655 W 34th St | New York, NY 10001

The IPS Technologies Tours at Interphex will take place at the Javits Center. Please meet in the Glass Room at the Javits Center.

Tours are held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. and again at 1:00 p.m., and typically run two hours long.

Registration does not guarantee admission to the Tours and will close on Friday, March 30, 2018.