International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering

The International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) is the world’s largest not-for-profit association serving its Members by leading scientific, technical and regulatory advancement throughout the entire pharmaceutical lifecycle.

ISPE is committed to the advancement of the educational and technical efficiency of its members through forums for the exchange of ideas and practical experience. ISPE produces Guidance documents, publications, and training in multiple industry-related aspects. Founded in 1980, today ISPE serves 25,000 members in 90 countries.

ISPE has developed and established the leading industry standards in multiple areas for the pharmaceutical industry, including the regulatory compliance for Computer System Validation (CSV) through the Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP) and for the Commission and Qualification (C&Q) activities through the Baseline Guide Volume 5: Commissioning and Qualification.

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