WS07 - Future of Process Automation in BioPharma

Workshop Organized by

Lucas Vogt, Process-to-Order Lab Dresden, Germany and Anselm Klose, Process-to-Order Lab Dresden, Germany

Aims and Objectives

The biopharma industry imposes a unique set of requirements and challenges for the automation of its processes, whose emphases differ significantly from other industries. Consequently, this workshop aims to create a discussion platform for the industry specific needs regarding automation technologies. The talks aim to interconnect process automation, factory automation and operator centric design for biopharma from an industry point of view.

Topics under this workshop include (but not limited to)

  • Changing requirements from customers and product users
  • Digital plants in the biopharma industry
  • Leveraging cloud technologies to improve pharmaceutical production
  • Modular and mobile automation approaches for bio facilities
  • Conducive design for process engineering and plant operation
  • User guided decision making in the development and manufacturing of biopharma products

Download Call for Papers

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Contact for more details

If you would like to know more about the workshop, please contact, Lucas Vogt (; Anselm Klose (;