The 8th Annual
Drug Repositioning and Repurposing Conference

About the Conference

Join us at the 8TH ANNUAL DRUG REPOSITIONING AND REPURPOSINIG CONFERENCE in Washington, DC, where attendees will meet and learn from the world’s foremost experts in the fields of repositioning and repurposing. As the Single Longest-Running Conference in the Space, Arrowhead Publishers’ annual event continues to be the “go to” meeting for pharma executives, academicians, researchers and patient advocacy groups who want to keep abreast of new developments in the field, learn from experts and meet possible collaborators and partners.

Key Subjects Covered at This Event

Patient Advocacy Efforts

Emphasis on and engagement with patient advocacy groups, who are investing in drug repositioning efforts to an unprecedented degree.

Cutting-Edge Technologies

Artificial intelligence and other technologies are quickly reshaping drug discovery and development. This event will showcase how they are reshaping the field of drug repurposing.

New Partnerships

The conference will explore how new partnerships between various groups, including government, industry and academia are advancing repurposing.

Regulatory and Legal Guidance

Legal, IP and regulatory guidance will be shared with the audience, including knowlege and insight into the 505(b)(2) regulatory pathway.

Systematic Repositioning & Data Analytics

Repurposing is no longer based on serendipity as more and more companies are designing tools to streamline and increase the odds of success.

Key Therapeutic Areas for Repurposing

Repurposing is beginning to make its mark in a range of therapeutic areas in need of new therapies. Rare and orphan diseases, tropical diseases and cancer will be discussed in terms of repurposing efforts currently underway.

Why You Should Attend

Partnering Software & Meetings

Easily schedule meetings with our partnering system in order to maximize your time at the event. Schedule one-to-one meetings and stay connected before, during and after the event.

Discover & Learn

Learn about the latest developments in the field of repurposing and discover what technologies, partnerships and development programs are bringing new therapies to the forefront.

Service Providers

Meet with and/or re-connect with exhibitors and service providers and learn about the latest tools and resources driving repurposing efforts and future research trends.

Past Sponsors & Exhibitors

What Past Attendees Have to Say

"Great opportunity to connect with others in the drug repurposing field and learn about recent advances and current challenges."

"Great conference for anyone considering or doing drug repurposing. A range of approaches and aspects are covered well."

"As always, this is an industry-excellent conference.“

"Every year I come to this conference I see ast least 1-2 presentations by people that are absolutely incredible. These people are literally chaning the world for the better."

"The DRRR brings together all the stakeholders in drug repurposing to learn from each other, collaborate, and create the future of repurposing research."

"It was a great conference. I've learned a lot about the drug repurposing field and met main actors during the event, which met all my needs."