DIA 2017: Driving Insights to Action

The DIA 2017 Annual Meeting is the largest, longest-running event in the life sciences industry designed to foster the international exchange of actionable insights to improve health globally through the advancement of lifesaving medicines and technologies. DIA 2017, themed “Driving Insights to Action,” will host more than 7,000 global health care professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device communities from more than 51 countries. In its 53rd year, DIA 2017 will hold more than 160 sessions over 10+ tracks and bring in more than 450 exhibiting companies.

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DIA 2017: Program 

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DIA 2017 Highlights


Your Annual Meeting: Pick Your Track!

11 tracks, 15+ hot topics, 160+ sessions, and more! Don't forget DIAmonds and our new Clinical Operations featured topic.

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Alexander Tsiaras

Plenary Session

Just Announced: Alexander Tsiaras to deliver the Keynote Address, Interactive Storytelling and Personal Health Data Drives Unprecedented Patient Empowerment.

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DIAmond Sessions

They're Back!

Held each morning this year, you can't miss these highly-anticipated and popular sessions.

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Virtual Summit

Venture Summit

Showcase entrepreneurial work in the field to advance health care product development globally.

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DIA 2017

Register and Save

Take advantage of the DIA Member Rate now and avoid the Late Rate coming in May!

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Career Fair

A full day of networking with qualified professionals looking to advance their career and recruiting employers.

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DIA 2017

Travel Accommodations

Where to go, learn, stay, eat, and play. Get to know the Windy City!

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DIA EuroMeeting Exhibition

Exhibits and Sponsorship

New opportunities to get in front of the buyers of your products and services.

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Where Will DIA be Next?

Where else will DIA be in 2017? See a comprehensive, global list of events.

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DIA Membership

DIA (the Drug Information Association) has been the only global, membership organization dedicated to bringing health care product development professionals together in a trusted, global, neutral environment to share insights and drive action in health care product development and life cycle management.

With over 12,000 engaged, global members comprised of professionals from pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, government, students, and patient groups, DIA is the premium resource for individuals seeking to increase their knowledge, connect with global stakeholders and truly drive insights to action in their everyday job functions.

DIA Membership provides:

  • Discounted rates on conferences and training
  • Access to DIA Communities, an online forum where members interact and form cross-disciplinary teams across 20+ groups from Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Research, Patient Engagement, Document and Records Management, and more!
  • Host webinars or post blog content in the open or specialty content forums
  • Member-exclusive subscriptions to the DIA Daily and the Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science Journal (print and online access)
  • Volunteer Opportunities: act as a brand steward for DIA, Chair/Co-Chair a community, shepherd students or new DIA members, participate in market research, and more!
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