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A pivotal annual pharmaceutical conference in New York

One of the pharmaceutical and bioceutical events of importance is the annual DCAT Week conference in New York City. It is a leading event for the more than 500 member companies of the organisation of the same name. It attracts over 10 000 participants from more than 50 countries, 92% of whom have a high-ranking leadership role. This includes one of four visitors being a C-Suite Executive. Attending nations include China, Mexico, and the USA. Participant companies include BASF, Berry, Baxter, Evonik, Bachem, Moderna and Pfizer. They additionally feature Lonza, Kaneka, Kerry, Johnson & Johnson, Mitsubishi, Novartis, Phillips, and Samsung. Such companies are represented by business development, acquisitions, licensing, and marketing specialists.

DCAT Week 2024

DCAT Week's 2024 edition will be hosted as a face-to-face trade fair in the InterContinental Barclay between 18.03.2024 and 21.03.2024. The venue is located in New York City, in the USA. It will not feature Covid-19 safety precautions. This is because of the lifting of domestic pandemic-related restrictions. Yet, attendants should note that they will be asked to show vaccination certificates and attestation documents. This is due to travel limitations.


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The DCAT Week in New York City is a pivotal conference due to the diverse business goals it aids in completing. These range from networking to learning about the latest industry challenges and innovations. This is achieved during the comprehensive event schedule, which includes over ten sub-events. These include:

  • the Member Company Announcement Forum;
  • the Research & Benchmarking Executive Summary;
  • the Executive Insights;
  • the Pharma Industry Outlook;
  • the Disruption Busters;
  • the DCAT Week Run & Walk;
  • the Industry Radar;
  • the Attendee Networking Reception;
  • the DCAT Women’s Networking Breakfast;
  • the DCAT Member Company Networking Reception;
  • the DCAT Annual Dinner;
  • the Pre-Dinner Reception;
  • the Post-Dinner Hospitality Events.


DCAT Week occurs every year at the InterContinental Barclay in New York City. The venue is situated within a favourable distance from the main transportation hubs. This aids in reducing commuting time. For instance, participants can travel to the site from the New York JFK Airport between 21 and 53 mins via public transport. They can also opt for leasing a rental car or taxi, which allows them to reach the location in around 25 minutes. Likewise, this option enables them to access the InterContinental from the New York Penn Station in 3 minutes. Should they choose to commute by public transportation from the Station, they can access the site in 9 to 25 minutes, depending on the transport route. The Station is also within walking distance of the locale, with the travelling time being 30 minutes.

DCAT Week 2024

DCAT Week 2024 was a face-to-face meeting between more than 570 member enterprises. It was hosted in the InterContinental Barclay in New York between the dates 18.03.2024 and 21.03.2024. 

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