GDP Symposium, Glasgow (Repeat of the London GDP Symposium)

This event is ideal for pharmaceutical industry professionals working in quality control and quality assurance, regulatory and compliance within the distribution of medicines.

The event is suitable for small, medium or large wholesalers and would benefit managers and key staff members involved in procuring, supplying, exporting and storing medicines as well as Responsible Persons.

Benefits of attending:

1. gain greater knowledge of the quality issues affecting your organisation

2. have a clear understanding of your key QP and RP responsibilities and accountabilities with a clear focus on the legal and compliance aspects

3. gain detailed knowledge on the best in class standards of GMP and GDP and why is it so essential for patient safety

4. recognise commonly seen GMP/GDP deficiencies and learn how to improve compliance in your organisation

5. be familiar with new GMP and GDP guidelines as covered by EU directives/regulations and guidelines

6. have a comprehensive understanding of the MHRA expectations and how to address and correct actual deficiencies

7. an opportunity to share concerns and learn directly from the MHRA

8. discover what your peers are doing through managed workshops and network with like-minded professionals

9. learn how to apply Quality Risk Management principles across your supply chain and manufacturing processes, allowing you to make best use of your resources

10. meet the experts: attend surgery sessions with key speakers.

Delegates attending the MHRA GMDP and MHRA GDP symposium will be eligible to claim 5.5 CPD points per day.


Mobile App

Have you downloaded the MHRA Event App? Get the most out of the event by downloading the App to your smart phone or device. You will be sent the relevant event code and login details upon registering for the event. The App is available for both Apple and Android, just search 'MHRA Event App' or click on the appropriate link below:

Welcome to the Agenda.


Hilton Glasgow
1 William Street
G3 8HT



Easily accessed by road, rail and air, the Hilton Glasgow is located a short walk from Glasgow Central Train Station. For travel directions from your location please visit the venue website.


From the East (M8): At junction 18, exit on the right onto A804. Taking a slight left onto St George's Road (A804) and continue to follow A804. Turn left onto William Street and take the first right to arrive at Hilton Glasgow. 

From the West (M8): Exit toward A198/Clydebank/Anderson. Keep right at the fork to continue toward Pitt Street taking a left onto Pitt Street. Take the first left onto St Vincent Street, verging left to stay on St Vincent turn left onto Newton Street. Take first onto William Street and take the first right to arrive at Hilton Glasgow.


Register for MHRA GDP


Hilton Glasgow (Symposium Venue)

1 William Street, Glasgow, G3 8HT
Tel: 0141 204 5555
Web: http://www.hiltonglasgow.co.uk/

When booking please use http://group.hilton.com/meetingdiscount and quote ACMTGA for discount. The rates are the best B&B rates at the time of booking, with a 15% discount. 

Hotel ibis Glasgow City Centre

220 W Regent Street, Glasgow, Glasgow City, G2 4DQ
Tel: 0141 619 9000
Web: http://www.ibis.com/

Rates from £67 per night including VAT, breakfast is optional and is charged at £8.95 per person. 

To book, please visit the website at http://www.ibis.com/gb/hotel-3139-ibis-glasgow-city-centre-sauchiehall-st/index.shtml 

The hotel is approximately 7 minutes walk from the event venue (Glasgow Hilton).

Novotel Glasgow Centre

181 Pitt Street, Glasgow, G2 4DT
Tel: 0141 619 9001
Email: H3136@accor.com
Web: http://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-3136-novotel-glasgow-centre/index.shtml

Rates from £95 per night including breakfast. When booking please quote code ‘53932863’ and GDP Symposium asking for ‘Alexandra Hodge’.

Bookings can be made via email H3136-RM@accor.com or via telephone 0141 222 9244.

The hotel is approximately 9 minutes walk from the event venue (Glasgow Hilton).

Hampton by Hilton Glasgow Central

140 West Campbell Street, Glasgow, G2 4TZ
Tel: 0141 428 4441
Web: http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/united-kingdom/hampton-by-hilton-glasgow-central-GLAGCHX/index.html

When booking please use www.group.hamptoninn.com/gdpsymposium to access discounted rate.

Limited room available from £89.00 including VAT and breakfast for single occupancy. 


MHRA have appointed Glasgows to organise the event and host the online registration process.

For more information about other MHRA events please visit the conference and education section of the MHRA website: www.mhra.gov.uk.