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 Annex 1 and Its Impact on Cleanrooms: Six Sessions Released at SMi’s Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Conference 

SMi Group reports: Six sessions on how ready cleanrooms are for the Annex 1 have been revealed ahead of SMi’s 2nd Annual Next Generation Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Conference.

It is a critical time for cleanrooms as new regulations in Good Manufacturing Practice enter their final drafts after several months in review.  SMi Group are delighted to share information on the conference agenda which will look into how prepared cleanrooms are  for the Annex 1 updates are which will take place during the Next Generation Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Conference on 6th and 7th October 2021. 

Interested parties can register by 31st August 2021 and save £100 at

Below are 6 sessions related to the Annex 1 that can heard at the conference on the 6th and 7th October 2021:

1. Applying QRM for integrated EM as part of a Contamination Control Strategy and Annex 1: Conor Murray, Principal Consultant, 3dimension Cleanrooms Limited

2. Annex 1 – Changes & Implementation Strategy Concerning Environmental Monitoring Program: Benoît Ramond, Head of Microbiology & Sterile Technology, Sanofi

3. Application of the new EN 17141 on biocontamination control and of the new GMP Annex 1 draft to viable air monitoring: Sabine Bessieres-Recasens, Field Marketing Manager Biomonitoring Life Sciences, Merck

4.  Challenges of creating cleanrooms fit for purpose: Patrizia Muscas, Quality Assurance and Sterility Assurance New Line Project Manager, Eli Lilly Italia spA  

5. Insight into the revised regulation: Annex 1 focused on Barrier Systems like Isolators: Richard Denk, Senior Consultant Aseptic Processing & Containment, SKAN AG 

6. Applying ISO14644-3:2019 to verify your cleanroom: Stephen Ward, General 
Secretary, Contamination Control Network 

Furthermore the conference will explore the latest schools of thought in the cleanroom industry, from operator management and environmental monitoring to breakthroughs in the future of cleanroom design and contamination control strategy.

More information on the presentations and speakers are available at 

The conference is sponsored by Ecolab, Elis Cleanroom, Innerspace and Microgenetics

For sponsorship enquiries contact Alia Malick, Director on +44 (0)20 7827 6168 or 

For media enquiries, contact Simi Sapal, Head of Marketing on +44 (0) 20 7827 6162 or  


SMi’s 2nd Annual Next Generation Pharmaceutical Cleanroom 
Conference: 6 - 7 October 2021 
Interactive Workshops:  5 October 2021 
London, UK (Virtual Attendance Option Available)

About SMi Group:
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 Annex 1 and Its Impact on Cleanrooms: Six Sessions Released at SMi’s Pharmaceutical Cleanroom Conference 

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Last Updated: 06-Jul-2021