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We’re pleased to work with members or the  press before, during and after CPhI North America! See below to learn how you can register for the event, see who is going to be at the 2018 event and more!

Register as a member of the press today!

Press Releases and CPhI North America News
As press releases are emailed to the media, they will also appear on this website. If you need additional information, an interview with a trade fair spokesperson, or images, please contact the CPhI North America PR Team.


Onsite Media Center
We maintain a fully-staffed Media Center during the event, and look forward to welcoming you there. It will be your place to pick up exhibitor press kits, grab a refreshment, arrange interviews, check emails and more. Printers and wifi will be available on site.


Register to Attend
Please note that press badges are NOT mailed in advance and you must show current credentials in order to receive your press badge at the registation area located at the main entrances to the show, located at 13th Street and Arch Street. REGISTER NOW


Press Credentials
To ensure quality press coverage and representation on the trade fair floor, media representatives need current, official credentials to qualify as press for CPhI North America. To be eligible for press badges, media representatives must present required credentials from an approved media outlet, as outlined below. CPhI North America reserves the right to refuse anyone a press badge, at any time and for any purpose.


Who qualifies for a press badge?


  • Editors, television and radio producers, and print/broadcast reporters from approved media outlets will receive editorial press badges.
  • Publishers and advertising and sales representatives from approved media outlets will receive advertising press badges.


Who does NOT qualify for a press badge?


  • Public relations representatives; marketing, creative services, circulation and other employees of magazines, newspapers and television stations; writers and publishers of personal or corporate newsletters; and family members of legitimate media are not eligible for press badges. Book authors eligibility will be determined on case-by-case basis.


Interested in a media partnership?
Contact Joseph Marks, Event Director.

Must-See Happenings at CPhI North America

  • Mural Arts Trolley Tours | CPhI has teamed up with Mural Arts Philadelphia for an exciting new partnership that will show you how art can strengthen our communities and ignite change! All attendees are invited to grab a seat on the Spring Garden and Beyond Tour—Monday, April 23, at 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Mark your calendars and set your reminders now!

    As an added bonus, the Mural Arts team will also be joining us on the show floor Tuesday, April 24 and Wednesday, April 25 at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. for 45-minute walking tours to enjoy mural replicas we’ll have in the convention center!

  • Keynotes | Our headliners are bringing big ideas. Proven, innovative, BIG ideas on everything from manufacturing to outsourcing, R&D, drug delivery, and more. The perfect mix of education and motivation, this year’s keynote speakers have been there, done that, and are ready to help you stay one step ahead of our evolving industry. 2019 keynotes include The Medical Futurist, creator of the digital pill, an exclusive sitdown with the FDA and more!

  • Conference Program |The 2nd Annual CPhI North America Conference is powered by three tracks of programming:  two tracks dedicated to pharmaceutical manufacturing, outsourcing, R&D, drug delivery and supply chain related topics for small and large molecule finished drugs and one track dedicated to advancements in bio-manufacturing.

  • Opening Welcome Reception | Join us on Tuesday, April 24 from 6:00–8:00 p.m. for a historic evening of networking as we toast a successful first day at the show! We’ll gather at the iconic National Constitution Center to mix and mingle with industry peers and influencers for our most productive happy hour in years.

  • Accepting the Challenge: A Breakfast Session | The most important meal of the day just got even more important! On Wednesday, April 25, 8:00–8:45 a.m., this invitation-only breakfast session explores how the newly created NIBRT and Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing partnership is reducing risk.

  • VIP & Buyers Club Reception | This special ceremony will take place in the VIP Lounge on Wednesday, April 25 from 4:30–6:00 p.m. and is the perfect opportunity to connect and pop some bubbly as you celebrate and network with the most innovative minds in pharma.

  • Women in Leadership Forum | Join your respected and accomplished contemporaries on Thursday, April 26 from 8:00-11:30 a.m. at the empowering Women in Leadership Forum. It’s where female professionals at the forefront of pharma engage in candid discussions, share advice on overcoming workplace challenges, hear enlightening presentations, and enjoy relaxed, comfortable networking.

  • PharmaQue | Thursday, April 26 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. will be your final chance to network and we saved the best (or at least the most fun) for last! Join us to unwind and reflect upon a successful and productive week for a cookout and tailgate-inspired outing. What better atmosphere to solidify lasting connections and partnerships than one that serves up cheesesteaks, pretzels, and ice cream while showcasing friendly corn hole and beer pong competitions? Let’s show the local Philly sports fans we can party with the best of them—responsibly, of course!

What You Can Expect at CPhI North America 2018?