BioProcess International Conference & Exhibition

October 26-29, 2015 * John B Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston, MA


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For 2015 we are headed back to Boston! Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA

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THE Industry Meeting Place to Exchange Real-World Solutions to Improve Speed, Cost and Quality

Conference: October 26-29, 2015 · Exhibition: October 17-19, 2015 · John B Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center · Boston, MA

Event Overview

Event Overview

Announcing: Call for Speakers

The BioProcess International (BPI) Conference & Exhibition is the #1 meeting place for industry to connect and share technical, scientific and strategic innovations across all phases of bioprocess development. With over 1600 attendees, 160 speakers and 150 exhibitors, it is the largest gathering of bioprocessing and biomanufacturing professionals in the world.

The conference team is currently hard at work researching and planning for the 2015 event. Our call for papers is now open and we are currently accepting proposals for speaker presentations.

We are especially looking for case studies and presentations with new data. If you are working in any of the following scientific/strategic topic areas, we invite you to submit a proposal for an oral podium presentation:

  • Cell Culture & Upstream Processing
  • Advances at the Harvest Step
  • Recovery & Purification
  • Analytical & Formulation Strategies to Improve Quality Attributes & Stability of Molecules
  • Drug Product Strategies and Technologies for Biologics - Moving from Drug Substance to Fill/Finish
  • Early Stage Biologics and Early Stage Companies: Strategies to Move Quickly to IND and Beyond
  • Phase Appropriate Control Strategies for Biologics: Setting Specifications, CMC Strategies and QC Stability
  • Quality Manufacturing & QbD: Risk Assessment, Quality Auditing and Product Lifecycle Planning
  • Technical Quality Aspects of Process Development and Manufacturing
  • Continuous Processing and Continuous Biomanufacturing
  • Operational Efficiency, Facility Optimization, Process Economics and Manufacturing Portfolio Planning
  • Manufacturing Technologies and Case Studies to Increase Efficiency in Clinical or Commercial Production
  • Approaches for Process and Product Understanding in Late Stage Development
  • Implementation of Analytics for Advanced Monitoring and Adaptive Controls
  • Delivery of Drug Substance: The Interface between Drug Substance Delivery and Drug Product
  • Antibody-drug Conjugates: Analytical and Manufacturing Strategies
  • Rapid Vaccine Development and Production
  • Biosimilar Development and Production
  • Cell Therapy Process Development, Scale-up and Manufacturing
  • Supply Chain and Raw Material Management and Integrity
  • Single-Use Technology Implementation Case Studies (Clinical and Commercial)
  • Bioprocessing of Emerging Modalities and Complex Molecules
  • Process Intensification

» Submit Your Proposal Today

Give Your Input on the 2015 Program

Contact the BioProcess International Conference Producers Today
We are in the process of developing the agenda for the 2015 event and we'd love your input. If you'd like to suggest a topic, speaker or make any suggestions, please contact the event producers, Michael Keenan, at or Tel: 949-276-2634 or Barry Walsh at or Tel: 508-614-1464.

Thank you to all who attended our 2014 conference - it was a great success!

This year, over 1,600 members of the bioprocessing industry gathered in Boston, MA for an interactive week of learning, networking and collaboration.

A special thank you to our event partners:

3M Purification, Inc    Pall Life Sciences

Roche Custom Biotech    Thermo Scientific - A Thermo Fisher Scientific Brand

Event Guide
Boston, MA

Mark Your Calendar

BPI 2015
October 26-29, 2015
Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA

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"BPI was one of the best meetings I ever attended. You probably had the highest number of vendors I've seen. I liked the range of scientists, decision makers and those in the trenches." - Kathleen L Harrison, Senior Scientist Microbial & Cell Nutrition, FrieslandCampina Domo

Best Poster Award Winners

BioProcess International™ magazine, in partnership with the BioProcess International™ Conference, presents an annual Best Poster Award at the BioProcess International™ Conference & Exhibition. The 2014 winners were announced by BPI Publisher, Brian Caine, on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Case Studies of hERG Membrane Protein and Japanese Encephalitis Virus Production Using a New Innovative Moving Bed Bioreactor
Submitted by Lewis Ho, Bioreactor Sciences

A High Throughput Formulation Platform for Monoclonal Antibodies: Development and Application
Submitted by Paul Casaz, MassBiologics of the University of Massachusetts Medical School

End User/Manufacturer
High Throughput Methods Evaluation for Impurities Determination During In-Process Development
Li Zhang, Boehringer Ingelheim

» Read more

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"Outstanding speakers, great networking, excellent stimulating discussions! Every year, I am pleasantly surprised by different new ideas and new techniques presented." - Kenneth Kang, Ph.D., Principal Scientist, BioProcess Sciences, ImClone Systems, A wholly-owned subsidiary of Eli Lilly and Company

Speaker Presentations

Speaker presentation slides, biographies and related materials received to date are available at the secure, password protected Web site.

New or updated presentations collected onsite at the conference will be added (upon speakers' approval) to the site by October 31.

All registered attendees were sent an email on October 15, 2014, which included the links and your password to access the materials. If you did not receive this email, please email

"The conference itself was well organized; speakers had good presentations, which were in different fields very innovative. " - Evert Heemskerk, Batavia Bioservices

Interested in Sponsoring or Exhibiting in 2015?

For information about the variety of sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities available to your company, contact Jennifer Wickett at (508) 614-1672 or (Companies A-L), or Kristen Schott at (508) 614-1239 or (Companies M-Z).

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"BPI is a great opportunity to meet leaders, and innovators in this industry." - Holzer Margit, VP R&D and Technology, Novasep

Interested in Speaking at BPI 2015?

For more information about speaking at BPI 2015, contact Barry Walsh at (508) 614-1464 or, or Michael Keenan at (949) 276-2634 or

"These BPI conferences bring together established industry leaders and upstart newcomers, scientists working on the problems that will define the future of our industry and analysts tackling the issues that have been with us for decades. This is the best place to connect with people expanding what it means to work in biotech and bioprocessing. Without this, everyone would be working in the dark." - Mitchell Fraller, Associate, AlphaVax

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