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About ISPE Boston

Founded in 1992, the ISPE Boston Area Chapter is the largest and most active Chapter of ISPE, an international organization whose mission is to deliver technical and operational solutions to support pharma and bio-pharma professionals across the globe. The Boston Area Chapter has grown hand in hand with the region’s pharma and biopharma industries and now provides educational, career development and networking opportunities to over 1,700 technical professionals across New England.

Upcoming Events

Networking Social & Professional Mentor Circle
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join the ISPE Boston Area Chapter Women in Pharma® at a social event that will include introducing Professional Moais, a type of mentoring circle. A Professional Moai is a group of 6 to 10 participants who will meet to serve as peer mentors for each other, discussing professional development, career growth, and ways to overcome challenges in the workplace. Brewery tours will also be included and lots of time for networking.


Night Shift Brewing, 87 Santilli Hwy, Everett, MA
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ISPE Young Professionals Event
May 2 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
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Pharma 4.0: the Next Industrial Revolution in Manufacturing for Automation, Controls and Decision Making @ PTC Global Headquarters
May 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Register today for an evening focused on Industry 4.0 and its impact on the pharmaceutical industry. Learn from three speakers from different perspectives – process automation vendor, user, and academia – who will convene on a panel joined by an industry consultant. Reception will precede the seminars. 

PTC Global Headquarters
121 Seaport Blvd.
Boston, MA 02210

Presentation Abstracts:

Paul Juras, PhD., CMA, CPA, Vander Wolk Professor of Managerial Accounting and Operational Performance, Babson…

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Benefits of Membership


Career Building

ISPE offers its members a multitude of opportunities for career advancement through professional workshops, online job postings, and in-person networking. Learn more. 


Knowledge Sharing

As an ISPE member you will stay up to speed on industry news, hear from local experts, and share information with an expansive network of your peers. Learn more. 


Professional Networking

With over 1700 active members, ISPE offers you the chance to connect with peers, vendors and visionaries via numerous online and offline events and forums. Learn more. 


Social Connections

Spend time with like-minded individuals in a variety of casual, fun settings—from professional sporting events, to casual sporting and hobby events, to seasonal and holiday socials. Learn more. 

Industry News

Ironwood to Focus on GI Diseases, Spins Off Cyclerion Therapeutics
4 Apr 01:59 pm

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, a GI-focused healthcare company, has announced that it has completed the tax-free spin-off of its...

Ironwood Spin-Off Cyclerion Launches as Clinical-Stage Biopharm
4 Apr 01:58 pm

Cyclerion Therapeutics has announced its launch as an independent, publicly traded clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company harnessing the power...

Novartis Adds Anti-Inflammatory Programs with Acquisition of IFM Tre
3 Apr 04:32 pm

Pharmaceutical giant Novartis has announced the planned acquisition of Boston-based start-up IFM Tre, a subsidiary of IFM...

Chapter News

Spring Conference Showcases “The Culture of Exceptional Project Management”
18 Apr 04:45 pm

From his experience with a tragic, shipboard accident while at Mass Maritime Academy, to his recent project...

Students Shine at Poster Competition
17 Apr 04:07 pm

One neat addition to the Spring Conference was the Student Poster Competition. We had four submissions by...

Past President John Spohn on Winning the Chapter’s Highest Honor
11 Apr 03:43 pm

Yesterday I attended the inaugural Spring Conference of the Boston Area Chapter and I rate it an...

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