Europrep 25-26 January 2024

To share learning and best practice across all topics related to purification within industry in Europe.

EuroPrep is a gathering of preparative chromatographers from across Europe to present recent developments in the field and to share new ideas and problems.

The committee (scientists from Astrazeneca, Eli Lilly, Novartis, Reach Separations and UCB) plan to host the next EuroPrep event in Strasbourg on 25-26th January 2024. The two-day event will comprise of presentations on varying topics from experienced and early-career scientists alike, along with an evening social event. The format of the event aims to allow for formal presentation of science, along with ample opportunity for networking and informal discussion within the prep-chromatography community.

To register your attendance, please complete the form further down the page. An agenda will be available in the coming months. If you would like to contribute a presentation, please let us know!



25-26 of January 2024

Current confirmed speakers – full agenda here;

Olivier Dapremont (Ampac Fine Chemical) - Scale-up of large scale chiral separations
Markus Juza (Corden Pharma) - Synthetic Lipids – is there one technology to purify them all?
Roberto Fronzoni (KD Pharma) - Fatty acids and Omega 3 purification technologies overview
David Wechsler (Hoffman La roche) - How we support Medicinal Chemistry with SFC Technology
John Reilly (Novartis) - HILIC Chromatography – Another Option for Polar Compounds
Sonia Espinosa Garcia (Almirall) -What, why and how in HPLC purification at Almirall
Alberto Fontana (J&J) - Implementation of a Global End-to-End High Throughput Purification Workflow to Support Drug Discovery Research
Victor Spelling (AZ) - Preparative SFC: Progress, Pitfalls and the Path Forward
Jennifer Kingston (AZ) - Establishing automated purification facilities at AstraZeneca - capabilities and lessons learnt
Xavier Girod (Novalix) - Large scale purification with glass column chromatography
Cristina Anta Saavedra - (Eli Lilly) The Rocky Road Trip to Establish a Robust High Throughput Purification Process
Aurélie Bich - (Reach Separations) Targeting Preparative SFC with 100% CO2 - trials and errors

Full details



This year's event will be held at;

Campus Guy Ourisson
16 rue d’Ankara
67000 Strasbourg

We recommend the Okko hôtel Strasbourg Centre

Presqu'île Malraux
46 rue du Bassin d'Austerlitz
Phone: +33 3 88 39 80 80
Email : strasbourg6701@okkohotels.com


Organising Committee

Stéphane Dubant (Reach Separations)
Marie-Anne Lozac’h (Novartis)
Hannah Leek (AstraZeneca)
Alfonso Rivera Sagredo (Eli Lilly)
Antoni Severino (UCB)

Learn more


Click on any link below to see the associated presentation (pdf)



Registration is now closed