Spotlight Sessions from Kite Pharma and Orchard Therapeutics at SMi's Aseptic Processing Conference

SMi Group reports: The Inaugural Aseptic Processing Conference will take place on 20th and 21st September 2021 in London, UK, two spotlight sessions with Kite Pharma and Orchard Therapeutics announced.

London, United Kingdom, July 03, 2021 --( The Aseptic processing industry has seen consistent growth in recent years - with advances in innovative therapeutics, new practices and personnel protocols, robotics and automation in filling lines, and more rapid microbiological methods being just a few of the factors driving this growth.

The Aseptic Processing Conference will be held on 20th and 21st September in London, UK, delegates have the option to attend virtually. This conference will bring together industry experts that will explore aseptic facility design and operation to implement agile contamination control strategies.

Interested parties can register at

Below are the spotlight sessions from Kite Pharma and Orchard Therapeutics on:

Day One: 20th September 2021: Scott Nichols, Quality Compliance Lead from Kite Pharma will present on FDA's Current Expectations on Sterile Biotechnology Drug Product Manufacturing, covering:

- FDA’s regulatory framework relating to Aseptic Processing
- Discussion of common review/filing issues relating to sterility assurance
- Outcomes from GMP inspections

Day Two: 21st September 2021: Jingjing Li, Senior Manager, QA, Orchard Therapeutics will present on: Designing a quality management system (QMS) for ATMP Manufacturing, covering:

- Reviewing the elements of a QMS for ATMP manufacturing
- Integrating contamination control into the QMS
- Aligning QMS with operational models
- Managing QMS lifecycle

The conference is attended by senior microbiologists, cleanroom managers, sterility assurance specialists, senior QA’s and QC’s and those that are involved and interested in new regulations for compliant pharmaceutical manufacturing in aseptic processing.

The conference brochure with the agenda and expert speaker line-up is now available to download from the website:

Sponsored by: ILC Dove, Innerspace, Solo Containment and STERIS

For tailored sponsorship and branding packages contact Alia Malick, Director on +44 (0)20 7827 6168 or email

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SMi’s Aseptic Processing Conference
London, UK
Conference: 20-21 September 2021
Workshop day: 22 September 2021
LinkedIn & Twitter: #SMiAseptic

About SMi Group:
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