Formulation & Delivery US 2024

16 - 17 October 2024 | San Diego, CA

Enabling the swift progression of complex, alternative drug formats to market through safe, effective & targeted formulation and delivery strategies

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Discover Formulation & Delivery US 2024: Enabling Effective Large & Small Molecule Product Development

Join over 450 leaders at Formulation & Delivery US 2024, bridging small and large biopharma to translate drug compounds into effective medicines with advanced formulation and delivery strategies, improving solubility, bioavailability, and stability.

Formulation & Delivery US 2024 features the 6th Annual Formulation & Delivery US Congress, 6th Annual Inhaled & Nasal Drug Delivery US Congress and 3rd Annual RNA Design & Delivery US Congress and is attended by over 450 senior level experts in San Diego to network and discuss the industry’s pressing challenges & opportunities. Expand your perspective with our comprehensive agenda, delving into diverse delivery routes, including oral, topical, injectable, and inhaled therapeutics. From updates in analytical development to alternative freeze-drying technologies and advances in RNA therapeutics, this is an event you won't want to miss.

6th Annual Formulation & Drug Delivery US Congress

Join world-leading experts in drug product development and delivery for this in-person meeting on the West Coast’s scientific hub, San Diego. You’ll learn about the latest advancements in the formulation of large and small molecule-based drugs, new modalities such as cell & gene and ADCs; and explore the innovations in the delivery of complex and challenging therapeutics.

Over 250 attendees representing global pharmaceutical organisations, leading biotech companies as well as internationally renowned academic organisations & research institutes

Over 50 case studies, presentations, panel discussions focused on the key issues in biologics, new modalities and small molecule formulation and delivery spanning topical, oral, and injectable dosage forms 

Agenda at a Glance

Day One | Track 1: Small Molecule Drug Formulation

Day One |Track 2: Biologics & New Modalities Drug Delivery

Day One | Track 3: Lyophilization, Stability & Characterization

Day Two | Track 1: Small Molecule Drug Delivery

Day Two | Track 2: Biologics & New Modalities Drug Formulation

6th Annual Inhaled & Nasal Drug Delivery US Congress

Engage with leading experts in the field of nasal and inhaled drug product development and delivery at this must-attend in-person event in San Diego. Delve into the forefront of aerosol science, dry powder inhalers, and cutting-edge formulations tailored for improved efficacy of novel modalities; and innovations across device development and connected health.

Join over 110 top-level researchers in inhalation, respiratory and nasal drug formulation & delivery science representing global pharmaceutical organisations, leading biotechnology companies and internationally renowned academic and research organisations

Explore 15+ presentations and case studies across emerging trends and challenges in inhalation and nasal drug development as well as the latest innovations in aerosol characterization, particle engineering, and formulations for increased drug retention in the lungs

Agenda at a Glance

Day One | Track 4: Inhaled and Nasal Therapies: Formulation

Day Two | Track 3: Inhaled and Nasal Therapies: Delivery & Sustainable Device Development

3rd Annual RNA Design & Delivery US Congress

Gain invaluable insights into the latest developments in RNA formulation  with case-studies highlighting delivery systems for extra-hepatic delivery. The event’s in-depth sessions will discuss the latest improvements pushing the industry forward: from mRNA characterization, CMC challenges and immunogenicity through to novel delivery approaches and optimization of LNP formulation Stay at the forefront of the growing interest in technologies including mRNA vaccines, siRNA as well as antisense and RNA interference.

Network with over 110 international experts from world-renowned pharmaceutical organizations, emerging biotech companies, and globally acclaimed academic and research institutions

Over 15 presentations and engaging interactive sessions focused on the key issues in development of formulations and delivery systems for improved RNA stability, including case studies across exosomes, lipids, and nanoparticles


Agenda at a Glance

Day One | Track 5: RNA Design, Formulation & Development

Day Two | Track 4: RNA Delivery


What to Expect


leading pharma, biotech, & academic delegates

hours of presentations, discussions & interactive content
hours of networking breaks, including speed networking & refreshments
hours of pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings, facilitating business growth
Interactive Presentations
Exhibition Hall
Networking Drinks
Poster Display
Event App Swapcard

Networking & knowledge-sharing is at the heart of what we do. Alongside the innovative programme, attendees can engage in a variety of event features and make the most of participation in a range of experiences

  • Engaging Thought Leadership

    Over 80 dynamic interactive discussions, roundtables, and presentations curated with insights from top industry leaders and experts
  • Global Technological Showcase

    An international exhibition showcasing cutting-edge technologies and services from leading providers in the scientific field.
  • Networking Emphasis

    Unparalleled networking opportunities, including speed networking sessions, a vibrant drinks reception, and informal gatherings to foster meaningful connections
  • Innovative Poster Displays

    Inspiring poster displays and presentations unveiling the latest breakthroughs from emerging biotech, pharma, and academic institutions

Companies Represented Include

Meet Our Expert Speakers

Formulation & Delivery US 2024 again brings together a panel of prominent leaders and scientists, sharing new case studies, innovative, data and industry outlooks.

Below are some of our featured speakers:

Amish Patel
SVP Technical Operations,
Calidi Biotherapeutics
Jacques Van Dam
VP, Medical Affairs,
Rani Therapeutics, Inc.
Jamie Tsung
Director, Head of DP Formulation,
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
Joshua Ziel
Chief Operating Officer,
Julie Zhu
Director Biopharmaceutical Product Development,
Justin Cohen
Liang Huang
Oregon State University
Lynn Kirkpatrick
Chief Executive Officer,
Ensysce Pharmaceuticals
Rachel Groppo
Director, Lead saRNA Team,
Johnson & Johnson Innovative Medicines
Robert J Duff
VP Chemistry,
Switch Therapeutics, Inc.
Zdravka Medarova
Chief Scientific Officer,
TransCode Therapeutics, Inc.
Ash Dugar
Senior Vice President,
Dyne Therapeutics
Brad Niles
Chief Executive Officer,
ARIZ Precision Medicine
David Loynd
President and Chief Executive Officer,
EnduRx Pharmaceuticals Inc.
David M Jackson
Chief Executive Officer,
Ceria Therapeutics
David Ulkoski
Associate Director,
Korro Bio
Deepak Sampath
Senior Vice President, Head of Research,
Ultragenyx Gene Therapy
Eric Munson
Professor and Head,
Purdue University
Evgenyi Shalaev
Executive Director, Pharmaceutical Development,
Gian Luca Araldi
Chief Executive Officer,
Avanti Biosciences
Irvin Mayers
University of Alberta
James Ferguson
Chief Medical Officer,
Matinas BioPharma
John Gleeson
Associate Principal Scientist,
Merck & Co.
Justin Cohen
Lenora Dieyi
Lenora Dieyi
Marine Hatit
Senior Scientist,
Prime Medicine
Matt Levy
Chief Commercial Officer (CCO),
Creyon Bio
Niren Murthy
University of California, Berkeley
Pavan Muttil
Associate Professor,
University of New Mexico
Peter Petrochenko
Associate Director of Regulatory Strategy,
Rammohan Devulapally
Life Edit Therapeutics, Inc
Robert J Duff
VP Chemistry,
Switch Therapeutics, Inc.
Sean Hirschler
Principal Investigator,
Severin Schneebeli
Associate Professor,
Purdue University
Sudip Das
Distinguished Professor,
Butler University
Vadim Klyushnichenko
Calibr at Scripps Research
Vivek Gupta
Associate Dean & Associate Professor,
St. John's University
Wenhua Wang
Yuchen Fan
Principal Scientist,
Zhe Wu
Senior Scientist,
Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

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Latest Resources

Enhancing Drug Stability & Exploring Novel Formulation Strategies

A Concise Report Featuring Insights From The Prominent Thought Leaders Of Formulation & Delivery UK 2024

Innovative Foam Technology Enhances Gene Therapy Delivery

Researchers at the Fred Hutch Cancer Center conducted a study investigating the potential of medicated foam as a gene therapy delivery vector. Their studies showed that a foam-based delivery system enhances the efficiency and safety of gene therapy by ensuring concentrated, controlled release of therapeutic agents.

Freeze-Drying 2.0: Examining the Potential of Thin Film Freezing

TFF Pharmaceuticals and the Cleveland Clinic team up to advance multivalent influenza vaccine candidates into preclinical phases.

Investigating the Potential of Inhaled Biologics in Treating Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Positive results from Aileron Therapeutics' ongoing Phase Ib clinical trial gives hope to patients diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).

Advanced Instruments: OsmoTECH® HT

Novel Nanorobots Pave the Way for Cancer Treatment

A preclinical study conducted by a team of scientists at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia highlights the therapeutic potential of nanorobots in bladder cancer treatment.

Plan Your Visit

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Diego - Mission Valley
7450 Hazard Center Dr, San Diego, CA 92108

By Trolley

The closest Trolley stop to the hotel is Hazard Center Station – this stop is served by the Sycuan Green Line. The hotel is a 7 mins walk from the station. When alighting at this stop, walk north on Hazard Center East Driveway towards Hazard Center Drive. Then turn left and the hotel will be on your right.

By Car

There is self-parking available (garage parking) at the hotel for $34 (this may be subject to state local taxes). There is no valet parking at this venue. For further information please contact the hotel directly. For driving instructions and a map, please click here

By Air

San Diego International Airport – The DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego – Mission Valley is 7 miles from the International Airport. A single taxi ride to the hotel will cost approx. $40 and will take around 20 minutes. Transportation to/from the hotel is provided by Super Shuttle, Cloud 9, or other shuttle services for approx. $10-$15 per person. Please click here for more information on travelling to the hotel from the airport.

By Bus

The closest bus stop to the venue is Camino De La Reina & Mission Center Rd, which is a 13min walk away. When alighting at this stop, walk north on Mission Center Rd towards Camino De La Reina. Turn left onto Hazard Center Dr and then right on to Frazee Rd – the hotel should be on the right hand side. Please click here for more information on Trolley and bus services in the area.

Oxford Global has secured a number of bedrooms at the Doubletree by Hilton San Diego Mission Valley at a reduced conference rate: 

  • Tuesday 15th October 2024 – $265 (includes room rate, taxes & daily continental breakfast)
  • Wednesday 16th October 2024 – $265 (includes room rate, taxes & daily continental breakfast)


Should you wish to book a room, please click here.


The final cut-off date to book bedrooms is Friday 20th September 2024 – any bookings after this date are subject to availability and rates. Please note, that any cancellations within 14 days prior to arrival are subject to cancellation charges.


Additionally, we kindly remind all attendees to only book their accommodation if they are registered for the event. This ensures that accommodations are available for those who have officially secured their attendance.

We are closely monitoring the official guidance from health authorities, local governments, and the World Health Organization in order to support the health and well-being of our global community. The health and safety of our staff, customers and clients remains our number one priority.

As we continue to move forward with hosting our events in-person in 2024, we’ve added a series of Health & Safety guidelines and precautions in order to prepare for event safety. We carry out risk assessments for all our events to evaluate fundamental considerations and how to cover multiple risk scenarios.

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