Celebrating 10 Years! Then/Now/Next: Marking an unforgettable decade in the Life Sciences

The pre-eminent one day pharmaceutical industry conference in Canada

Chronicle Companies is pleased to once again be hosting the 10th Annual National Pharmaceutical Congress, taking place on October 26, 2016 at the Mississauga Convention Centre. As Canada's largest stage for leaders in the pharmaceutical industry, the Congress presents industry reflections, ideas, and innovations. The Congress is attended by over 200 delegates every year and is an opportunity to learn, reflect, and network with the industry's most prominent thought leaders and visionaries. This year, the Congress will focus on the evolution of pharmaceutical technology, innovation, and marketing over the last 10 years and what can be expected in the future.


The congress is hosted in conjunction with and followed by the 14th Annual Canadian Healthcare Marketing Hall of Fame Gala Luncheon.

2016 Faculty

Peter Brenders

Sanofi Genzyme 



Elaine Campbell

Innovative Medicines Canada



Patrick Cashman 

Lundbeck Canada Inc.

Miron Derchansky


Ed Gudaitis

Gilead Sciences Canada

Chris Halyk

Janssen Inc.



John Haslam


Lisa Hickey

Biogen Canada


Robin Hunter

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals 

Joseph Knott

The Pangaea Group

David Martin

Eileen McMahon

Torys LLP

Ronnie Miller 

Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. Canada

Paul Petrelli

Biogen Inc. 


Dimitris Polygenis

McKesson Canada

Dr. Shafiq Qaadri M.P.P.

Mitchell Shannon

Chronicle Companies

Dr. Animesh Sinha

State University of New York at Buffalo

10 Reasons Why You Should Attend The National Pharmaceutical Congress


1. Learn from industry leaders

Don't miss your opportunity to learn from the brightest minds in the Life Sciences in a uniquely interactive, intimate and compelling educational networking environment


2. Participate in three rapid fire audience-interactive panel discussions

Get answers for your pressing challenges from industry experts


3. Recognize excellence

Attend the Canadian Healthcare Hall of Fame award ceremony, honouring lifetime achievements in healthcare marketing


4. Plan for your future

Examine how pharma marketing is changing and position yourself for the future


5.  Connect and reconnect

Meet face-to-face with pharma leaders you have been following on LinkedIn and on other social media networks


6. Network

Take advantage of planned opportunities to network with more than 200 of your industry peers


7. Professional development

Implement strategies and tools learned at the National Pharmaceutical Congress to grow your business


8. Attend the knowledge zone

Visit our exhibit area for new ideas and products to build your brand


9. Support this not-for-profit event

The National Pharmaceutical Congress provides financial support to Canadian Healthcare endeavours. Since the inception of the Congress, more than $40,000 has been donated to healthcare research and patient causes 


10. Mark an unforgettable decade in the Life Sciences

Register now for the 10th Anniversary Meeting!

The National Pharmaceutical Congress 2016 Agenda

Who will attend:

Chairman/ CEO/ COO

R&D Heads

Business Development and Sales Heads / Mangers

Industry Analysts

Leaders in Research Organization 

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors 



A planned, organized and executed event by members of the Canadian pharma community. A not-for-profit event that provides financial support to Canadian Healthcare endeavours. Since the inception of the Congress, more than $40,000 has been donated to health research and patient causes.