Asia/Pacific meeting 2023 | Seoul, South Korea

We are excited to invite all our BFS IOA members to the Asia/Pacific meeting of 2023 that will be held in Seoul, South Korea on November 7-9. Meeting will besides relevant presentations include plant tour at Lite Pharmtech and workshops.


- November 7 at 6:00 pm - Welcome and get-together reception at The Central Park Hotel Songdo

- November 8 - Half-day meeting at hotel - plant tour at Lite Pharmtech followed by dinner at Restaurant Gyeongwonjae 

- November 9 - Full-day meeting at hotel

Details will be in meeting agenda that will be published shortly. 



  • Understanding impact from Annex 1 for BFS: Features and increased supplier support (by Rommelag CMO)
  • New PTC: Introduction and review highlight of 2023 edition (by BFSIOA Technical Officer)
  • Gas exchanges in the shuttle zone (by Recipharm & Weiler Engineering)
  • Design of an aseptic LVP filling line in accordance with Annex 1 (by Brevetti Angela & CSV Life Science)
  • BFS Machine maintenance programs (by Recipharm)
  • Update from AGM 2023 and BFS IOA plans for 2023/2024 (by BFSIOA Officer of Operation)
  • Workshop 1: Container inspection - Ophthalmic products (USP 771) (by all + introduction by Antares)
  • Workshop 2: Annex 1 Bacteria Challenges Method (by all)

    Note: There will be English/Korean sequential/simultaneous translation to better facilitate understanding and dialog among local and international experts.


  • The Central Park Hotel Songdo
    193 Technopark-ro
    Yeon su-gu, Incheon
    406-840, Korea

    Check-in: 3:00 pm
    Check-out: 12:00 pm


Please register for the meeting and booking of hotel room at the top right of this page.  

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