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Future Formulation 3

4 April 2019 10:00-17:30, Leicester, United Kingdom

At Future Formulation 1 in Durham in 2017 , the grant holders told us about their plans, during Future Formulation 2 in Nottingham last year the grant holders and their teams told us about early progress, during Future Formulation 3 the emphasis will be on seeing some of the individual projects within these large grant through presentations setting the context for poster discussions, giving you the opportunity to learn about the latest formulation science.

The UK has in recent years recognised the massive contribution which formulation makes to its economic activity. Resources have been made available both through the setting up of CPI’s (Centre for Process Innovation) National Formulation Centre in County Durham and specific funding calls from EPSRC and Innovate UK. This meeting will bring together some of the people who will shape future formulation having been awarded grants under the EPSRC's "Future Formulation of Complex Products" call.

Draft Agenda - updated details on :
10:00 Registration
10:20 Welcome - Simon Gibbon, RSC FSTG / AkzoNobel RD&I
The conference will consist of a series of short presentations followed by poster sessions and opportunities to discuss the work in more details.
10:30 Session 1
Theme 1 - Professor Ricky Wildman - University of Nottingham - Formulation for 3D printing: Creating a plug and play platform for a disruptive UK industry
Theme 2 - Dr Jin Sun, Prof Wilson Poon - University of Edinburgh & Dr Mark Haw - University of Strathclyde - Predictive formulation of high-solid content complex dispersions
Theme 3 - Dr Csaba Sinka - University of Leicester - Virtual Formulation Laboratory for prediction and optimisation of manufacturability of advanced solids based formulations
12:45 Lunch / Posters
13:45 Session 2
Theme 4 - Dr Robin Curtis - The University of Manchester - Enabling rapid liquid and freeze-dried formulation design for the manufacture and delivery of novel biopharmaceuticals
Theme 5 - Dr Darragh Murnane - The University of Hertfordshire - Computational Pharmaceutics: An Approach to Guide Formulation Design and Enhance Mechanistic Understanding of Inhaled Formulation Performance
15:15 Refeshments
15:45 Session 3
Theme 6 - Professor Panagiota Angeli - University College London - Complex ORAL health products (CORAL): Characterisation, modelling and manufacturing challenges
Theme 7 - Professor Colin Bain - Durham University - Evaporative Drying of Droplets and the Formation of Micro-structured and Functional Particles and Films
17:15 Soft Close
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