Date & Location

What are the dates and opening hours of the 2018 event?

DayRegistration HoursShow HoursConference Hours
Monday, April 232:00 PM - 6:00 PM  
Tuesday, April 247:30 AM - 6:00 PM10:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Wednesday, April 258:00 AM - 5:00 PM10:00 AM - 5:00 PM9:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Thursday, April 268:00 AM - 3:00 PM10:00 AM - 3:00 PM1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Pro Tip! Don't Forget to book your flight for after 3 PM on Thursday so you can be sure to check out the closing keynote, attend the final happy hour and take advantage of last minute networking!


What is the address of the venue?

The Pennsylvania Convention Center is located at 1101 Arch Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107. The entrances to the show can be found on 13th Street and Arch Street. For more information about traveling to the Pennsylvania Convention Center click here.

Event Registration

How do I register to visit the show?

To register for CPhI North America, register here.

Where can I see the overview of exhibitors and floorplans?

A layout of the floor plan, as well as the exhibitors, can be found here.

Do you have an overview of what is happening before and during the exhibition?

Schedule coming soon.

Where/how can I collect my pre-ordered badge?

All attendees can pick up their badges at registration, located on the first floor entrances of the Pennsylvania Convention Center at 13th Street and Arch Street.

Travel & Stay

How can I get to the venue?

The address of the venue, The Pennsylvania Convention Center, is 1101 Arch Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107. For more information on getting to the venue, click here.

Which entrance should I use?

The main entrances to the show can be found on 13th Street and Arch Street.

Can CPhI North America help me arrange my visa?

You can request a letter of invitation as you register. To register, click here.

Where should I book my hotel?

CPhI North America has designated Convention Housing Partners (CHP) as the official hotel provider for 2018 to help you secure exclusive hotel room rates (some with savings up to 50%) at some of the best hotels and properties in the area, many within walking distance to the convention center. Be sure to book your hotel reservations through CHP to receive quality service at the lowest rates available. Click here to book.


What is the limited age attending the event?

As CPhI North America is a trade event, no one under 18 years old will be allowed to enter the exhibition.

Will there be wireless internet access?

Yes, there is limited wireless internet access during the show in specific areas.

Who is exhibiting?

A visual of the floorplan, as well a list of exhibitors, can be found here.

Are there free seminars to attend?

CPhI North America offers a full lineup of educational opportunities on the show floor, free to attend for all visitors! Check out the Exhibitor Showcases, Insight Briefings and more!

How can I pre-arrange meetings prior to the show?

All visitors registrations include access to the Bond Meeting Service, an exclusive matchmaking software that allows buyers and sellers to connect before they even step on the show floor! Start pre-arranging meetings today!