Process technology specialist Hüttlin GmbH has been producing equipment for granulating, drying, and coating powders for over 25 years. Manesty, which now operates under the name of Bosch Packaging Technology Ltd., has been a leading developer of high-quality tablet presses and coaters for the worldwide pharmaceutical industry for over 90 years. Under the roof Bosch Packaging Technology both companies hold annual seminars together in which they share their expert knowledge with their customers. They enhance their program by including interesting case studies and guest speakers from renowned companies such as Novartis, Sandoz, BASF, Evonik, and Roche as well as Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Adel Sakr of the University of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Prof. Dr. Klein from the University of Greifswald, Germany. This gives customers an opportunity to both broaden and deepen their knowledge.
“Expert of Solids”
The seminar series entitled “Expert of Solids” covers the contemporary production of solid dosage forms in theoretical terms and via hands-on experience. Participants are introduced to all aspects of solid dosage form development and production, from the basics of granulation and statistical experiment design to tablet compression. All seminars comprise both a theoretical and hands-on part. Participants work together in groups to complete relevant practical exercises using the in-house laboratory, thereby putting the knowledge they have gained into practice. Evening events arranged to complement the seminars provide the ideal opportunity to expand your network and share experiences with colleagues from all over the world. An “Expert of Solids” certificate is awarded after participation in four out of five seminars.
“Master of Solids”
After attaining an “Expert of Solids” certificate, participants can choose to take advanced courses in the following subject areas: capsule formulation; tablet production; quality by design. After completing two out of three advanced seminars, participants are awarded a “Master of Solids” certificate.
Upcoming seminar dates at Hüttlin GmbH, Schopfheim, Germany
- Statistical Design Space Development – from Design of Experiment to granules
March 11–12, 2014
- Granulation – from powder to tablet
June 03–05, 2014
December 09–11, 2014
- Coating – fine particles, granules, pellets and tablets
July 08–10, 2014
- Scale up
November 18–20, 2014
Upcoming seminar dates at Bosch Packaging Technology Ltd., Knowsley, Merseyside, UK
- Tableting Compression Technology
April 08–10, 2014
July 15–17, 2014
October 21–23, 2014
- Tablet Coating Techniques
May 20–22, 2014
September 16–18, 2014
All seminars are in English.
Contact person for seminars at Hüttlin in Schopfheim:
phone: +49 7622 6884 128
Contact person for seminars at Bosch Packaging Technology Ltd. in Knowsley: