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Industry Insight Conferences

As well as offering unique opportunities to hear from thought leaders, CPhI's influential conferences give you the chance to promote yourself in a highly targeted way.

One of the main reasons CPhI Global remains an unrivalled world leader within the pharma events sector is its highly influential and thought-provoking conferences.

The agenda provides you with a world-class platform to learn from and hear strategic research and development industry insights. View the regional events to see the latest conference and speaker schedules for free and paid for content.

Get involved – Speak, sponsor or partner!

CPhI Global's events are regarded as pioneering within the pharmaceutical industry with a wider range of numerous content features and theatres at each regional show, as well as online.  

You can significantly grow your business and engage with target markets by sharing industry insights with CPhI’s captivated global audiences. 

Contact us today and position yourself as an industry expert.

Find out how you can speak, sponsor or partner with us at one of our conferences:

Speaker & Content

Ms. Tara Dougal
Senior Content Producer
T: +31 20 708 1609

Sponsorship & Sales

Ms. Iris Chen
Sponsorship Sales Manager 
T: +31 20 7081 786

Press & Media Partnership

Mr. Flavio Oliveira
PR & Media Relations Manager
T: +31 20 4099 551

Charity & CSR

Ms. Rhylie Luanweir
Senior Group Marketing Manager
T: +31 20 708 1731

CPhI Pre-Connect Congress 2016

The 8th edition was a great success

The Pre-Connect Congress is the Pharma Leaders’ Destination: a one day Congress taking place the day before the CPhI Worldwide Exhibition.

It covers the latest trends and developments in Pharma across a variety of sectors.

The Pre-Connect Congress is the only event to cover the full spectrum of the Pharma value chain.

In numbers:

  • 230 Attendees
  • 47 countries represented
  • 152 companies
  • 48 speakers

The 2016 edition gathered some of pharma's biggest names, organisations represented including:

  • TEVA
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Sanofi
  • Sandoz
  • Catalent
  • WestRock
  • Novo Nordisk A/S
  • Mylan
  • Merck Serono
  • DSM
  • IMS Health
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Hospira
  • Hovione
  • Croda
  • Celgene
  • Celanese
  • Capsugel

Women in Leadership Forum

Empowering women in Pharma

The CPhI Women in Leadership Forum brings together female executives from across the global pharma network to share experiences, trade knowledge and build a community of likeminded individuals.

Add value to your time at CPhI by hearing strategies for leadership and overcoming workplace challenges from a host of inspirational industry speakers.

This event will open up a new base of contacts and allow you to network in a relaxed environment during the world’s leading pharmaceutical event.

Women In Leadership Forum


Interested in getting involved in the 2017 edition of the Women in Leadership Forum?

Contact for speaking or sponsorship enquiries.


Women In Leadership Forum

Why should Women in Leadership Forum be part of your CPhI Agenda

  • Start your day at CPhI by hearing from inspirational senior female executives
  • Build your own community of female executives from across the global Pharma Industry
  • Network with inspirational women over delicious breakfast 
  • Promote female leadership and empowerment in Pharma
  • Share experiences and learn how to fast track your own development
  • At the 2016 European event, 91% of those surveyed rated the quality of networking at the event as good or excellent (weighted on excellent).
  • 84% were very likely to recommend the event to a colleague
  • 92% were likely to attend the event again in future

Who should attend

This event is open to any female executives working in Pharma. 2015 attendees came from diverse backgrounds and included: Sourcing Manager, Consultant, Sales & Marketing Director, Quality & Regulatory Manager, Head of Business Development, CEO, Principal, Supply Chain Manager, Technical Director and Procurement Manager.

In addition to the chance to build your own personal networks, this event offers the opportunity to meet with representatives from a variety of leading pharmaceutical organisations – companies present in 2015 included: Baxter, Celanese, Catalent, Hologic, Mylan, Grifols, Ernst & Young, Dow Corning and Vetter Pharma.

See an overview of our 2015 event here:

See an overview of our 2016 event here: