2019 Partners

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Expertise Partner:

At Lonza Pharma & Biotech we provide contract development and manufacturing services that enable pharma and biotech companies to bring medicines to patients in need.  From the building blocks of life to the final drug product, our solutions are created to simplify your outsourcing experience and provide a reliable outcome, at the time when you expect it. Our extensive track record includes commercialization of pioneering therapies and manufacturing of a wide variety of biological and chemical drugs. We continuously invest to solve not just the current, but also the future challenges. Together, we can bring your next medicine to life



Expertise Partner:

Noramco is the global leader in developing and manufacturing pharmaceutically-produced cannabinoid APIs. Our portfolio includes Cannabidiol, Dronabinol, Nabilone, as well as various phytocannabinoids partnered with extensive offerings of degradants, metabolites and analytical reference standards.
Ultra-high purity materials (low ppm THC in CBD) are designed for brand and generic dosage form lifecycles, through clinical stages to scaled commercial production. GMP manufacturing in USA and Europe, provides true global supply chain reach to our expanding customer base.


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Exhibition Partner:

Havas Health & You introduces Havas ECS (Endocannabinoid Science), a strategic communications advisory and education company focused on the importance and value of foundational scientific knowledge of the endocannabinoid system, to better guide and better inform improved decision making on ECS-related topics.

Fueled by deep subject matter expertise, and a network of medical advisors skilled in the application of cannabinoid medicine, Havas ECS helps clients seeking a science-based approach to their communications needs.



Innovation Partner:

Avicanna is an Ontario corporation focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products via its two main business segments, cultivation and R&D. Avicanna’s two majority-owned subsidiaries, Sativa Nativa S.A.S. and Santa Marta Golden Hemp S.A.S., both located in Santa Marta, Colombia are the base for Avicanna's cultivation activities. These companies are licensed to cultivate and process cannabis for the production of cannabis extracts and purified cannabinoids including CBD and THC. Avicanna's research and development business is primarily conducted out of Canada at its headquarters in the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Centre, JLABS @ Toronto. Avicanna has also engaged the services of researchers at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Toronto. Avicanna's R&D and cultivation activities are focused on the development of its key products, including plant-derived cannabinoid pharmaceuticals, phyto-therapeutics, derma-cosmetics and extracts.



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Innovation Partner:

Valeritas, Inc. is a commercial-stage medical technology company leveraging their innovative h-Patch™ drug delivery technology.  The h-PatchTM combines advantages of transdermal patches with the accuracy and flexibility of ambulatory pumps, with the potential to provide simple and effective continuous subcutaneous infusion of injectable medicines in a broad range of therapeutic areas.  Valeritas’ V-Go® is the first FDA-approved product utilizing h-Patch™ technology.  Over 20 million V-Go insulin delivery devices have been sold in the United States.




Exhibition Partner:

Pacer Air Freight is a Canadian company that provides customized logistics solutions for the health sciences industry. Our team of relentless problem solvers is ready to assist you with shipping temperature-controlled products and dangerous goods around the world. Stop by our booth to meet our representatives and discuss how our logistics, packaging, tracking and IT capabilities are suited to handle your clinical studies!



Exhibition Partner:

CBDepot is a pioneer in the production of high-quality natural cannabinoid ingredients. The company, with roots dating to 2014, has been a leader in helping to establish legal and quality standards for cannabinoid ingredients and the formulation of cannabidiol derivatives that have a fast-growing presence in sectors including food, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and other health products.



Exhibition Partner:

The FlackTek SpeedMixer is the ultimate homogenizer in Cannabinoid formulations.  Improve your R&D and production processes to be faster, higher quality and easier than ever.  The bladeless self -contained design is fully GMP compliant and has been a trusted tool of compounding pharmacies and pharmaceutical manufacturers for over 30 years.  Its unique centrifugal action provides immense shear power that makes distillate infusions take only seconds.

Powders, Topicals, Liquids – the SpeedMixer can do them all and so much more. www.SpeedMixer.com 


Event Partner:

Verdemed’s mission is to offer the best of approved existing and prospective cannabinoid products to all Latin Americans, in all countries, in all jurisdictions legally authorized to sell medical cannabis. The company’s initial focus is on product formulations of cannabinoid pharmaceuticals currently available in Canada, Europe, and the USA. Verdemed aims to meet Latin America’s medical needs with similar products and medical cannabis treatments approved by Health Canada, EMA, and the USA FDA