POSTPONED: 2020 GMP Workshop

Apr 22, 2020 - Apr 23, 2020


Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, declared a global pandemic two days ago, PCPC is postponing the April 22-23 GMP Workshop.  We will continue to actively monitor the outbreak and follow guidelines as they evolve.  In the coming weeks, we will be assessing the  possibility of holding the workshop at a later date.  Please check our webpage periodically for current information.  If you have paid for this event, you will have the option to apply the registration to the rescheduled workshop.  For refund information or additional questions, please contact the meetings department,

Quality and Regulatory Professionals, don’t miss the Personal Care Products Council’s 5th GMP Workshop. The event is tailored for companies that manufacture cosmetics/personal care products and related OTC drug products and ingredients.

Don’t miss the opportunity to:

  • Engage with FDA and industry quality leaders
  • Hear first-hand about current FDA inspection trends
  • Gain insight on how to conduct an investigation to meet regulatory expectations
  • Learn about FDA’s focus on hot topic issues such as complaint handling, validation, supply chain oversight, data integrity and more

Workshop format:

  • Morning general session followed by four concurrent one-hour breakout sessions
  • All attendees participate in each breakout session


GMP Pre-Workshop: April 22

No early-bird rate. $195 PCPC members/$225 nonmembers

GMP Workshop: April 23

Before March 30: $595 PCPC members/$895 nonmembers

After March 30: $695 PCPC members/$995 nonmembers

Groups of 4 or more from the same company get a discount of $50 off each person (Workshop only, not Pre-Workshop)

Hotel Info:

Book your group rate for PCPC 2020 GMP Workshop

Room Rate: $259/night

Cut-Off Date: March 30, 2020

PCPC Staff Contacts:

Registration: Shirley Gibbs,, (202) 454-0345

Workshop Agenda: Stephanie Johnson,, (202) 454-0353

Hotel: Catherine McDonald,, (202) 454-0310

Here’s what past GMP Workshop attendees had to say:

“This has been the best industry quality conference I have ever attended; we shared and probably established new cGMPs for four key areas.”  “Great participation by FDA…very open dialogue.”  “Great benchmarking with peer companies.”  “Great workshop and info provided.  Best part was ability to ask FDA questions.”   “Great learning opportunity to better understand FDA position.”  “As a first time experience I am taking a lot of information back with me that will help in my daily responsibility.”