Pfizer Puurs and Ghent University’s Innovation cluster CESPE join hands to improve and innovate pharmaceutical manufacturing
It is with great pleasure that Pfizer Puurs and Ghent University (UGent) announce that Pfizer has officially joined the CESPE innovation cluster, a multi-partner innovation accelerator in the field of pharmaceutical engineering and manufacturing.
Gudrun Coppens, Director Manufacturing Science & Technology at Pfizer Puurs:
“We are proud of our footprint in Belgium and our worldwide impact, and happy to expand it further through this collaboration with CESPE at Ghent University.
As we continue to innovate and improve our manufacturing processes and expertise, it is critical that we collaborate with the best and brightest, and we are confident the team at CESPE has the right expertise to make this partnership a great match.”
The close collaboration between industry and academia in this strategic partnership, combined with their drive to innovate, will play a key role in future pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Dr. Dominic De Groote, Business Development Manager at CESPE:
“We are thrilled to welcome Pfizer Puurs to our fast-growing CESPE community of leading innovators in (bio)pharmaceutical manufacturing. We are excited to embark on this inspiring collaborative journey with Pfizer Puurs . This partnership also plays a pivotal role in nurturing local talent and fostering a culture of continuous innovation reflecting the spirit of the thriving Belgian pharma/biotech ecosystem, and particularly the flourishing region of Flanders.”