Destination hotels, Varadero, Cuba, from September 30 to October 05, 2019
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The Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) of Havana Cuba, is organizing the 1st International Congress on Biotechnological Product Manufacturing, BIOMANUFACTURING 2019, scheduled for September 30th to October 5th, 2019 at the Marina Varadero Resort, Cuba. The Congress will organize the following Symposia and Topics:


Manufacturing and Development of Biotechnological Products

ChairmanDr. Keith Carson (USA)

Co-Chairman: Dr. Oscar Cruz (Cuba)

  • Biotechnological manufacturing processes
  • Customization of cell culture media
  • Novel vaccine technologies
  • Drug development and delivery systems
  • Biosimilar production
  • Disposable technologies
  • Process automation
  • Modular manufacturing facilities


Regulatory Issues for the Biotechnological Product Manufacture

Chairman: Dr. Willis Thomas (USA)

Co-Chairman: Dr. Luciano Hernández (Cuba)

  • Process validation
  • Analytical technique validation
  • Cold chain validation
  • Extractable and leachable determination
  • System and equipment qualification
  • Risk analysis in biopharmaceutical industry
  • Regulatory management in biopharmaceutical manufacturing


The key objectives of the congress are:

To provide a progressive state-of-the-art report for manufacturers and regulators in the fields of biotechnological product manufacturing.

To promote sharing of experience, the presentation of results and the discussion on topics through the presentation of data and methods, as well as networking experiences for the development of collaborations.

To contribute to the acceptance of new technologies, methods and products.