Schedule at a Glance

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Sunday, March 17th
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

Early Badge Pick-Up: DCAT Week Member Name Badges or 93rd DCAT Annual Dinner Badges
InterContinental Barclay, 2nd Floor

Monday, March 18th
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

DCAT Member Lounges open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)
Omni Berkshire, Juilliard Room (2nd floor)
Lotte NY Palace, Reid Salon (2nd floor) 

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

DCAT Member Company Announcement Forum
Lotte NY Palace, Villard Ballroom

Doors open at 9:00 AM for coffee & networking

1:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Pharma Industry Outlook
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

Doors open at 1:00 PM for coffee & networking

4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

Pharma Industry Outlook Networking Reception
InterContinental Barclay, Empire I

Reception open to program attendees only

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Monday Night Meet-up: Networking with a Dash of Trivia
InterContinental Barclay, Empire I

A members-only event

Tuesday, March 19th
6:00 AM - 8:00 AM

DCAT Week Central Park Run
Central Park

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

DCAT Member Lounges open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)
Omni Berkshire, Juilliard Room (2nd floor)
Lotte NY Palace, Reid Salon (2nd floor) 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Complimentary Professional Headshot Studio open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Executive Insights I: A CEO View: Drug Development, Manufacturing, and New Technologies
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

Doors open at 8:00 AM for coffee & networking

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Executive Insights II: The Future of Pharma/Biopharm Manufacturing and Supply
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

Doors open at 10:30 AM for coffee & networking

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

DCAT Week Keynote Address: Dr. Frances H. Arnold, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry (2018)
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

Doors open at 1:00 PM for coffee & networking

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

DCAT Member Company Networking Reception
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

A members-only event 

Wednesday, March 20th
7:00 AM - 8:55 AM

DCAT Women's Networking Breakfast
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

7:00 - 7:30 AM - Juicetails & Networking
7:30 - 8:55 AM - Breakfast & Keynote Presentation

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

DCAT Member Lounges open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)
Omni Berkshire, Juilliard Room (2nd floor)
Lotte NY Palace, Reid Salon (2nd floor) 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Complimentary Professional Headshot Studio open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Sourcing and Procurement: The Next Generation
Marriott East Side, Stuyvesant Room

Doors open at 8:30 AM for coffee & netwoking

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

DCAT Volunteer Luncheon
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

By invitation only

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Inside Canada: NAFTA 2.0: Trans-Border Trade and the Impact on Pharma Manufacturing and Supply
Marriott East Side, Stuyvesant Room

Doors open at 1:30 PM for coffee & networking
Networking reception will take place from 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 

3:30 PM - 5:15 PM

Emerging Pharma: Aligning Regulators, Investors and Suppliers to Assure Successful Drug Development
InterContinental Barclay, Grand Ballroom

Doors open at 3:00 PM for coffee & networking
Networking reception will take place from 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM 

Thursday, March 21st
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

DCAT Member Lounges open
InterContinental Barclay, Empire II (2nd floor)
Omni Berkshire, Juilliard Room (2nd floor)
Lotte NY Palace, Reid Salon (2nd floor) 

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Pre-Annual Dinner Reception
New York Hilton, Trianon Ballroom
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM 93rd DCAT Annual Dinner
New York Hilton, Grand Ballroom
9:30 PM - Midnight Post-Dinner Sponsored Hospitality Events
New York Hilton: 2nd, 3rd & 4th floors