Colorcon Formulation School®

Colorcon Formulation School brings together leading experts from industry, academia and Colorcon Technical Centers to provide valuable information on the theory and practical approach to core formulation. This is a two-day forum; one day of practical application and one day of presentations, including invited external speakers for specific topics.

The Formulation School focus includes: Fundamentals, Matrices, Multiparticulates and Osmotics.

Fundamentals: includes excipient selection, different manufacturing techniques, troubleshooting, and other topics such as regulatory, API characterization, scale-up considerations and new technologies.

Matrices: best practices to formulate matrices, the importance of QbD, gastro-retentive systems, processing options and the influence of tablet shape and film coating on matrices.

Multiparticulates: different types of MPs, drug loading best practices, principles of extrusion spheronization, mini-tablet formulation guidelines and equipment review and more.

Osmotics: formulation technology overview, best practices in granulation, tableting, film coating, and laser drilling, as well as hands-on laboratory demonstrations for each unit operation.

Use the Apply Now link to register your interest in the Colorcon Educational Program. A local representative will respond to you with the agenda and costs (if applicable).

Event Dates City Language Status
Multiparticulates October 4-5 Sao Paulo, Brazil Portuguese Open - apply now
Multiparticulates October 25-26 West Point, PA, US English Open - apply now
Fundamentals October 25-26 Bogota, Colombia Spanish Open - apply now
Fundamentals October 26-27 Shanghai, China Chinese Open - apply now
Fundamentals November 15-16 Istanbul, Turkey English Open - apply now
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