PD2M Advanced Process Control Workshop

Moving APC Forward in the Pharmaceutical Industry
September 30 - October 1, 2019
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The intent of this workshop is to bring the community together to have a focused dialogue on challenges with implementing advanced process control, to share best practices and current successes, and to better understand how we can move the field forward together.

Technical Program

Keynote Speakers:

Invited Speakers:

  • David Lauri Pla, Pfizer
  • Eion McManus, APC Ltd
  • Kashif Ahmed, Biogen
  • John Mack, Perceptive
  • Malcom Jeffers, IAAE
  • Martin Warman, ASTM

Conference Chairs:

  • Jun Huang, Pfizer
  • Thomas O'Connor, FDA

Organizing Committee: 

Featured Speakers

Sau (Larry) Lee

Sau (Larry) Lee joined FDA in 2005 and has served as regulatory scientist, CMC team leaders, Associate Director for Science, and Deputy Office Director. Larry is currently the Director for Office of Testing and Research within OPQ, and he is also the chair for OPQ led Emerging Technology Program and led a multi-disciplinary team with representation from OPQ, OC and ORA to support the development, implementation and regulatory evaluation of novel technologies for pharmaceutical applications. He provides leadership in developing and implementing OPQ science and research programs to advance...Read more

Venkat Venkatasubramanian

Professor Venkat Venkatasubramanian is Samuel Ruben-Peter G. Viele Professor of Engineering in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Professor of Computer Science (Affiliate), and Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (Affiliate) at Columbia University in the City of New York. He earned his Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering at Cornell, M.S. in Physics at Vanderbilt, and B. Tech. in Chemical Engineering at the University of Madras, India. Venkat worked as a Research Associate in Artificial Intelligence in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie-Mellon University. He...Read more