Q: Will Digital Pharma East be a live, in-person event this year?
A: Yes, Digital Pharma East will be a live conference held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA on October 18-20, 2022. This event will be a hybrid event and will be followed by a virtual event that will take place on October 25-28, 2022.
Q: Will the conference program be different this year?
A: A fully curated conference program is currently being finalized as education remains one of the most critical components of the event. This year's conference program will provide a cross-section of strategies and best practices used by pharma companies and cover in-depth topics across the full value chain of life science marketing. The conference will feature deep-dive tracks into the following areas: HCP Engagement, Patient Solutions, and Omni-channel Engagement, concluding with our Digital Future Day program.
Q: Will the conference & exhibit hall layout be the same in 2022?
A: The Digital Pharma East Conference will be taking place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Ballrooms AB. Click here to view the latest floor plans.
Q: Will there be opportunities for networking?
A: Yes! The Digital Pharma East event will have many ways to meet and network with your peers including networking coffee breaks, breakfast, lunch, receptions, and our Fierce Pharma Marketing Awards Gala, scheduled for Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at the Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts. We have expanded the networking seating area in the exhibit hall and will offer other areas to network throughout the show space. We will also have a conference app that will not only provide the latest information on the show, but allow you to network with attendees via the app!
A: We’ve got great news. If you register for the all-access pass your registration automatically includes access to the virtual event.
All-Acess Pass = access to the In-Person Program on October 18-20, 2022 in Philadelphia, PLUS access to the Virtual Program on October 25-28, 2022
Virtual Only Pass = access to the Virtual Program on October 25-28, 2022
Q: If I register for one type of pass, can I change it later?
A: Yes, if you register for virtual now and decide you want to attend in person later, you can change your pass type. You can also change it to virtual-only if you are unable to attend in person. To make this change, please contact a member of our team here
Q: I’m a speaker at the event, can I join the panel virtually if I’m unable to travel?
A: In order to offer the best audience experience at the live event, we prefer to have all speakers on stage. However, we are also organizing the virtual event the following week and can discuss options directly. If you are unable to speak in person, please contact Stephanie Butler.
Q: What sponsorship opportunities are available for the event?
A: We have a lot of thought leadership, networking, and branding sponsorship opportunities available. Fill out this form here and a member of our team will be in touch shortly.
Q: What health and safety measures will you be taking at the event?
A: The number one priority at Digital Pharma East 2022 is the health & safety of all participants. Our team has been working in partnership with the Pennsylvania Convention Center on how to provide a safe and secure environment.
Digital Pharma East will be a safe and controlled environment where exhibitors, attendees, and speakers can interact, conduct meetings, and form meaningful relationships. As we move towards the opening day on October 18, 2022, we want you to know we are taking every step available to create a safe and secure show experience.
Onsite safety measures will be implemented from the moment you step into the Pennsylvania Convention Center, including but not limited to:
The local Health Department as well as the CDC strongly recommends that everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask when indoors in public spaces other than when consuming food and drink
Widened exhibit hall and larger networking areas
Touchless hand sanitizer
Increased sanitation of high-traffic areas
Together with the Pennsylvania Convention Center and adhering to strict CDC guidelines, we are also working closely with our vendors to continue to follow a rigorous safety regimen when interacting with our community.
Q: Do I have to be vaccinated in order to attend?
A: No – but if unvaccinated, you will be required to provide a digital or printed documentation from a testing provider of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival to the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Approved vaccines include: BioNTech-Pfizer (2 doses), Moderna (2 doses), and Janssen/Johnson & Johnson (1 dose).
Q: What if I test positive for COVID 19 prior to the event, or I am unable to have a vaccine due to being immunocompromised or have other medical reasons?