Stay on top of changing GMP policies in our Biopharma Industry and meet top influencers: Seven Compelling Reasons to be a Member of ISPE!
Cutting edge knowledge and networking– ISPE members set policies in our local biopharma industry. Benefits of your ISPE Membership provide access to staying up-to-date on ever-changing trends in GMP, along with networking with the people that contribute to these policies. Our members come from Amgen, Kite Pharma, Avid Bio, Baxter, Grifols, BBraun, Agensys, Allergan, Neutrogena, and more. We are a tremendous resource for small startup companies.
1. Increased Knowledge
Pharmaceutical Engineering Magazine Every other month, look forward to news and updates on the latest scientific and technical developments and regulatory initiatives across the entire industry, as well as practical solutions to real-life problems and challenges you’re facing right now.
Guidance Documents Created collaboratively by ISPE and industry experts, ISPE Guidance Documents provide you with manufacturing best practices on scores of topics ranging from good engineering practices to biopharmaceuticals to facility design and redesign.
Membership Gifts Take advantage of free technical content—on such topics as GMP auditing, drug shortages and Quality by Design (QbD)—available exclusively for ISPE Members and delivered directly to your inbox.
2. Enhanced Connections to Colleagues… Near and Far
Affiliate and Chapter meetings and events help you increase contacts, deepen relationships and share best practices with professional counterparts in your geographic region and in your own language.
3. Stronger Ties to Peers… Around the World
SPE’s Membership Directory puts contact information for 20,000 fellow pharmaceutical professionals in 90 countries at your fingertips.
Communities of Practice provide online discussion forums for your special interests where you can ask questions, explore solutions and share your knowledge with others in your field.
Networking at ISPE’s international conferences and Annual Meetings helps you open doors to new ideas, relationships and jobs. There’s no easier way to build important—and lasting—ties to the leaders in your field.
4. Expanded Learning Opportunities
Whether your goal is to improve production processes, enhance production quality, design or redesign initiatives or meet regulatory requirements, ISPE has a training event to meet your needs.
ISPE offers numerous on-site trainings each year across the globe on topics such as cleaning validation principles, GAMP® 5 GxP Computerized Systems and quality risk management applications.
Can’t leave the office? Then sign up for one of ISPE’s signature e-learning courses on such varied topics as Basic Principles of Computerized Systems Compliance, Biotechnology Basics, Containment Fundamentals and GMP Auditing for the Pharmaceutical Industry.
5. Career-Boosting Exposure for Industry Newcomers
Finding your way in a new job or new profession is less daunting with experienced colleagues standing by, ready to offer guidance and support. Whether it’s taking training, attending the ISPE Annual Meeting or signing up for a web seminar or conference abroad, you’ll have easy access to THE leaders in your field who are making the decisions shaping the future.
6. Accelerated Career Advancement for Seasoned Professionals
ISPE’s Career Solutions Center is THE place to go for pharma professionals who want to keep their careers on the move. It is also the place to go to find top-notch employees. Whether it’s browsing for jobs, reviewing candidate resumes, increasing job preparedness or proven advice on interviewing and salary negotiation, the Center provides a range of career development assistance to help you find a job … or your next great employee.
7. Member-Only Savings
Save with Member discounts on ISPE’s knowledge- and skill-building education and training courses, as well as a vast array of publications. These include its highly prized Baseline®, GAMP®, Good Practice Guides, PQLI® and ISPE Guides containing the collective knowledge of leading thinkers on manufacturing best practices, regulatory compliance and international trends.
Members say it best!
“ISPE provides the global synchronization of information which we cannot obtain from other associations.”
Xia Qing, Vice General Manager, Beijing Tide Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Beijing, China
Lynn Bryan, QP, Ballygan, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
“Pharmaceutical Engineering magazine helps me stay updated regarding new technologies.”
Mahesh N. Shah, Director Technical, Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Hinjwadi, Pune, India
Mac Dolton, HVAC Group Leader, SNC-Lavalin Project Services, Inc., Exton, PA, USA
Monique Sprueill, Manager,Quality Operations, Sandoz, Inc., Hillside, NJ, USA
Here’s what your colleagues say about the value of ISPE membership…
Chaz Calitri, VP Pfizer Global Engineering, Pfizer, Collegeville, PA, USA
“It is very convenient to be able to learn at your desk, at your own pace using ISPE e-learning courses.”
Bernadette De Leye, Quality Excellence Coach, STEXCON, Haasrode, Belgium
Terence Morrison, PE, Electrical/I&C Engineer, CRB Consulting Engineers, Cary, NC, USA
“Every time I meet a new student or young professional, I say this is where you’re going to meet that person who is going to answer the phone when you have that question that’s going to change your career.”
Tiffany Coleman, Validation Specialist III, cGMP Validation, Kansas City, MO, USA