Sponsoring and Exhibition

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia will play host to a three day exhibition complementing the 5th Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress. From April 13 – 16, 2014, exhibitors and sponsors are invited to take advantage of extensive, high quality showcase opportunities, bringing the best of their products, services and organizations to the public eye.

Exhibition Opportunities

The PSWC 2014 exhibition offers the perfect opportunity to raise your organization’s profile and build relationships with key decision makers within the pharmaceutical sciences industry. If your organisation has an interest in this sector, you cannot afford to miss this opportunity. The industry exhibition will be the hub of the event, hosting all congress refreshment breaks as well as posters, guaranteeing an excellent through-put of congress delegates.

More information and varieties of exposure please click on the image below:


The Programme Committee is honored and pleased to introduce to you the cosponsors of this congress:













The Programme Committee is honored and pleased to introduce to you the Media Partners of this congress:




Workshop 1

Sponsor: Therapeutic Innovation Australia
Workshop title: ‘Therapeutic Development in Australia’

Brief description: Their panel of speakers will provide an outline of the incentives and capabilities available to researchers conducting their development activities in Australia. The session will provide delegates with an audience response device facilitating a stimulating real time interaction with panel members. The workshop panel includes David Wilson (General Manager, Research, Development and Venture Capital Branch, Department of Industry), Doron Ben-Meir (CEO Commercialisation Australia), Errol Malta (Principal, Medicines Development), Stewart Hay (CEO, Therapeutic Innovation Australia), who will explain their national capabilities and incentives for research based in Australia. The panel will be chaired by Bryan Williams (Director of Monash Institute of Medical Research). 

When: Monday 14 April 2014 Where: Room 210, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Time: 1200–1300 hours
Inclusions: Lunch and materials
Cost: Free to attend


Workshop 2

Sponsored by: Abbvie Australia
Workshop title: Biotherapeutics - Complex Molecular Medicines Symposium

Brief description: Presentation topics include ‘Sugar Coating: Why are carbohydrate structures important for Bio-therapeutic function?’ And ‘How does one manufacture a potion of Biologics that patients will love?’

Date: Tuesday 15 April 2014
Time: 1200-1300 hours
Venue: Room 210, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne
Inclusions: A packed lunch will be provided to delegates attending this symposium
Cost: Free to attend


Workshop 3

Sponsor: Shimadzu

Brief description: Dr Michelle McIntosh (Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences) will describe her team's award winning work on an innovative dry powder aerosol oxytocin delivery system can be inhaled by patients immediately after childbirth and that removes the need for refrigeration, sterile conditions, trained health workers whilst eliminating the risk of needle-stick injuries and transmission of blood-borne diseases.

Venue: Monash University
Date: Wednesday 16 April 2014
Transport: Return coach from Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Includes: Lunch will be provided
Time: 11am pick up from MCEC and then straight to Monash University for laboratory tour, scientific presentation, lunch and return to the MCEC by 1:30pm for afternoon sessions.
Registration: Registration is required 



Check out the Xcelolab dispenser at the Capsugel booth!

 Each lunchtime the friendly team at the Capsugel booth will provide demonstrations of the Xcelolab dispenser. Fast, flexible, precision dispensing of any powder for any laboratory
When: Lunchtime Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 
Where: Booth 14, congress exhibition hall The Xcelolab dispenser is a significant addition to Capsugel’s proven Xcelodose® precision powder dosing system range. It is specifically designed to enable laboratories to perform accurate, closed loop, weight dispensing with any dry powder. The Xcelolab dispenser simplifies this process which is often difficult and potentially inaccurate by hand or other laboratory methods.


The Exhibition Location

The 2014 PSWC / Exhibition will take place in the exhibition hall, taking advantage of superb daylight conditions and some of the best event facilities to be found in Melbourne.

Excellent Delegate Numbers – Your Guarantee of Value


MCI Melbourne Office

82 Harris Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009
Phone: +61 02 9213 4024
Email: jerome.buchanan@mci-group.com
Website: http://www.mci-group.com