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The Global Home for Custom Chemical Sourcing

InformEx, the specialty chemical focused zone at CPhI North America, has a 30 year history as the premier global source for developing valuable scientific partnerships. The integration with CPhI North America delivers an audience of sourcing and procurement professionals from big pharma and beyond.

It’s a marketplace designed to foster indispensable micro-communities where people of like interest can connect, learn, inspire, and become plugged into the centers of both the high-value chemical and pharma industries.


The global specialty chemicals market is estimated to reach $47 billion by 2020

The global pharmacetical market will reach nearly $1.43 trillion by 2020

The United States share of the global pharmaceuticals market is projected to increase to 41% by 2020

Past Informex Participants Include:

Past Attendees Include:

Application Dev. Engineer- SABIC

Associate Director Procurement- Bayer CropScience

Customer Development Engineer- ExxonMobil Chemical

Executive Buyer- DuPont

Global Category Buyer- BASF

Global Procurement Manager- Eastman Chemical Company

Global Sourcing Manager- DuPont

Global Supply Base Quality Manager- Ashland

Global Tolling Manager- SYN- ExxonMobil Chemical

Lead Process Engineer- Evonik Corporation

Lead Strategic Sourcing Manager- The Dow Chemical Company

Manager- Contract Manufacturing- Solvay USA

Manager Procurement API, Excipients, Ingredients- Bayer

Operations Manager, PMD Custom Manufacturing- Evonik Corporation

Procurement Manger-BASF

Procurement Manager- Bayer HealthCare

Procurement: Tolling and Resale- Solvay USA

Product Manager- Sumitomo

Research and Technology Engineer- Albemarle Corporation

Research Chemist- SABIC

Research Scientist- Bayer

Senior Engineer- Huntsman

Senior Manager, Polymer Chemistry- Bausch + Lomb

Senior Principal Scientist- Huntsman

Sr. Research Chemist- Chevron Phillips Chemical Co

Sr. Scientist- Ashland

Strategic Purchasing and Supply Chain- Albemarle Corporation

Supply Chain Planner- BASF Corp

Technical Specialist- Eastman Chemical Company

Tolling Procurement Manager- Ashland

Vice President, Pharmaceutical Specialties- Ashland

Products & Services Found in the Informex Zone

Analytical Testing, Chemical, API Manufacturing, Synthesis, Agrochemical AI Manufacturing, Synthesis, Biocatalysis, Enzyme Development, Blending, Custom Chemical, Catalysts, Chemical, Chemical Information, Trade Association, ,Contract Research Services, Crystallization Control, Chemical, Custom Chemical Manufacturing, Synthesis, Distillation Services, Chemical, Freeze Drying, Equipment, Chemical Process, Extraction & Purification, Chemical, FDA Regulatory Support, Filtration, Custom Chemical, Fine Chemical Manufacturing, FTE Chemistry Services,  Instrumentation, Chemical Laboratory, Intermediate Chemical Manufacturing, Ionic Liquids, Melt Granulation, Peptide Manufacturing Synthesis, Pharmaceutical Intermediate Manufacturing, Process Analytical Development, Process Optimization, Chemical, Process Technology, Chemical, Publisher, REACH Chemical Regulations, Scale-up, Custom Chemical, Software, Chemistry, Specialty Chemical Manufacturing, Spray Drying, Toll & Contract Manufacturing, Toxicology, Pharmacology Support

CPhI North America at a Glance

6,500+ Attendees

A highly qualified audience of power players in the pharma industry.

670+ Suppliers

Pharma’s most inventive solution providers and innovators.

2,786 Meetings

6 in 10 attendees said they were likely to do business with a contact at the CPhI North America

110 Hours of Sessions

Stay up to date on the latest industry trends and happenings.

Explore the Rest of the Show Floor!

CPhI North America is your opportunity to showcase your products and services to leaders and, more importantly, decision makers from across the North American pharmaceutical supply chain.

New for 2019! bioLIVE at CPhI North America

It’s official, CPhI North America is uniting the small and large molecule markets! That’s right, we’re breaking new ground in 2019 with the all-new expo hall zone, bioLIVE—an innovative hub for both upstream and downstream pharma processing and manufacturing. Check out this highly-anticipated zone to connect with biotechs, big pharma, and service providers including CDMOs and CROs—from early development to commercial manufacturing and regulatory services.