Join your colleagues at this year's premier regulatory event


Reserve your place now to gain:

1. Latest regulatory updates

Hear leading experts explaining and debating fundamental changes to regulations across the pharmaceutical spectrum. Here are just a few of the highlights:

  • European Network Strategy: priorities for 2018, Dr Ian Hudson (MHRA)
  • The latest on the Clinical Trial Regulation, paediatric and falsified medicines
  • Significant changes ahead for medicinal products incorporating device components
  • Timely approval of and access to new medicines
  • Regulatory collaborations on the world stage: how FDA, EMA and PMDA are working together
  • Involving patients in drug development and how this impacts on regulatory procedures and decision-making

2. Insights from regulators

The TOPRA Annual Symposium is the only conference in Europe of its kind where you will have the chance meet regulators from across the world. This year you can interact with experts from agencies including:

  • EMA
  • MHRA, UK
  • PMDA, Japan
  • VMD, UK
  • RAVIMIAMET, Estonia
  • MEB, The Netherlands
  • ANSES, France
  • AGES, Austria

3. Regulatory intelligence

The TOPRA Annual Symposium excels in bringing together innovators and experts from a wide range of organisations. Find out how your peers are tackling the practical issues arising from a changing geopolitical environment and disruptive technological advances, including:

  • The UK exit from the EU: Brexit preparations and impacts (MHRA, EMA)
  • Digital healthcare revolution: embracing the benefits
  • Regulatory science – turning theory into practical advantage
  • Personalised medicine: In vitro diagnostics and companion diagnostics

4. Professional development

Make sure you attend at least one of our sessions on our professional development stream while you are at the Annual Symposium this year. There will be a full programme of activities specifically designed to support you through your career, including:

  • Future leaders: skills development workshop
  • Exclusive 1 to 1 career coaching sessions for senior RA professionals (pre booking required)
  • Diversity workshop: science-society-success
  • Professional accreditation – all you need to know about gaining professional recognition
  • TOPRA competency framework consultation – have your say
  • Using volunteering to optimise your leadership skills
  • MHRA Case study: developing your team through a certified training programme

5. Networking and contact building

Access TOPRA’s worldwide community – with representatives from over 100 different organisations – from human medicines, veterinary medicines and medical devices – already booked to attend, including:

  • Bayer
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Cancer Research
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Pfizer
  • PPD Global
  • Roche
  • Sanofi