ANNA MALORI Business Development Manager, Bormioli Pharma MARGA VIÑES Business Development Manager Contract Manufacturing, Grifols International JASON BERTOLA Director, Global Highly Potent & Oncology Platform, CordenPharma International EDWARD H. TRAPPLER President Lyophilization Technology PANELISTS Panel Discussion on Parenteral Drug Manufacturing 12 PHARMA HORIZON – vol. 2(2) 2018 HANS-JÜRGEN SCHWARZ Senior Key Account Manager Medical, PIA Automation Amberg MAGNUS FASTMARKEN Global Director Marketing Medical, SHL Group ADRIAN RAICHE Director R&D, Piramal Pharma Solutions GRAHAM REYNOLDS Vice President, Marketing and Innovation West Pharmaceutical Services Dear Readers, we are pleased to present you the second Pharma Horizion Panel Discussion for 2018. This time the topic we asked companies to express their opinion on is the Parenteral Drug Manufacturing Process. Eight enterprises accepted to join this project: Bormioli Pharma, Corden, Grifols, Lyophilization Technology, Pia Group, Piramal, Shl Group and West Pharmaceutical Services. All of them were offered the opportunity to think about and provide their thoughts on some different aspects related to the discussion topic. Among them, future perspectives on technical and manufacturing process advancements, the relevance of quality by design, opportunities and treats related to the prefilled syringes world, how to address the mandatory aspects of sterility, quality, productivity and safety of the products, packaging and standardization issues. Here are their opinions. Enjoy the reading.