GREENbiopharma 2010

Contact: Harriet I. Matysko, BioConferences International, Inc.
(914) 740-2182,

New Rochelle, NY, April 7, 2010—Sponsored by Genetic Engineering& Biotechnology News (GEN) and organized by BioConferences International, Inc., GREENbiopharma is THE must-attend green biopharma meeting in 2010. To register and see the full agenda, with speakers and topics, go here.

Who will be there: Biotechnology and pharmaceutical professionals, facilities managers, architects, waste – management specialists, and other experts with an interest in designing, operating, and maintaining sustainable laboratory and manufacturing facilities will all be there to learn how to convert their activities to green sustainable standards while lowering costs at the same time.

What will be covered: This 2-day event will cover the following sessions plus a roundtable where attendees can participate and ask pertinent questions.

Green facilities: reduced carbon footprint, conservation of electrical and heating energy, waste reduction, materials recycling, water conservation and recycling, vendor/purchasing strategies for minimizing waste and maximizing reuse, and environmental health

Green laboratories: solvent substitution and minimization, solvent recycling, green analytical chromatography, rapid and solvent-sparing methods

Green manufacturing: biocatalysis and chiral reagents, process design for sustainability, process intensification and optimization to reduce and streamline manufacturing steps, strategies for conserving buffer, high-quality water generation and management, the role of disposable bioprocess equipment in a sustainable bioprocess facility

“Green” business strategies: Leveraging sustainability to create business value and increase profitability, reducing operating and disposal costs, minimizing cost-of-goods, building for long-term sustainability

Where: Sheraton Society Hill Hotel, Philadelphia, PA. Secure your room at the Sheraton at the special conference rate of only $155 per night single or double. Hotel registration

When: Wednesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 15, 2010. Register before May 7 at the low early bird rate. Register here

Join your colleagues at GREENbiopharma in July and learn how to reduce your company’s carbon footprint while lowering costs. Bring the family with you to the Sheraton Society Hill. It is in a beautiful location near the Liberty Bell and other fun attractions.

Sponsors – Corporate – Waters Media Sponsors: GEN, ASSAY and Drug
Development Technologies, BioPharm, Environmental Engineering Science, Human Gene Therapy, IJEST, Industrial Biotechnology, OMICS: A Journal of Integrative Biology, PharmaVoice, Stem Cells and Development, Sustainability: The Journal of Record, and Tissue Engineering

For registration, sponsorship or hotel visit the website.