Press Release

DCAT Week Education Programs Announced


Robbinsville, NJ, January 12, 2010 – The Drug, Chemical and Associated Technology Association (DCAT) is pleased to announce the schedule of programs and events for DCAT Week ’10 to be held at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City from March 15 – 18, 2010.

Through out the week, DCAT offers exceptional education opportunities presented by industry experts for participants to catch up on trends in their industry segment. Click here for a complete schedule and program descriptions.

DCAT Week Programs & Events: March 15 – March 18, 2010

8th Annual Business Development Forum & Networking Reception:
Innovators + Generics: The Integration of the Pharma Business Model
Sponsored by: Hikal

2010 PharmaChem Outlook: Market Data, Drivers and Trends

Excipient Equivalence: Implications for Customers and Suppliers in a Changing Industry Landscape with Case Study 

Generic Industry Overview: How M&A Activity is Shaping the Future of the Industry and
Your Business

DCAT Week Regional Business Presentation
Innovation and Excellence: A Future Plan for the PharmaChem Sector in Ireland 

The Qualified Trusted Importer Program: An Initiative to Re-Engineer Import
Border Processes

New Technologies in Drug Delivery and the Impact on Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients with Case Study 

Biologics Forum & Networking Reception: The Rapid Evolution of BioManufacturing and the New Supplier Reality
Sponsored by: OSO BioPharmaceuticals Manufacturing, L.L.C., and Pharmaceutical Technology, BioPharm International

What’s Driving the Supplement Market? How Consumers, Practitioners and Regulations will Affect Sourcing and Sales Strategies 

DCAT Lunchtime Forum with the EMEA – This program is only open to DCAT Members.

The online DCAT Week program registration deadline is Wednesday, March 10, 2010. Please contact the DCAT office at 1-800-640-3228 with any questions.

Visit for all the latest DCAT Week information and sign up for eDCAT, a weekly e-mail newsletter that will keep you informed on programs, speaker bios, and the much anticipated announcement of the Annual Dinner keynote speaker.

Considered one of the PharmaChem industry’s premier events, DCAT Week is held each March at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. DCAT Week offers unrivaled opportunities for member companies to hold high-level strategy meetings with their customers and vendors in one convenient location. In 2009, over 560 companies registered for DCAT Week programs and events, including the DCAT Annual Black-Tie Dinner.


About DCAT
DCAT is the premier business development association whose membership is comprised of companies that manufacture, distribute or provide services to the pharmaceutical, chemical, nutritional and related industries.

Erin Sanders, Communications Coordinator