News & Events Category: Events
WCG Talks Trials Podcast: Episode 3 – A 360-degree View on Motivators and Deterrents to Clinical Trial Participation
Listen in as we dive into feedback from perspectives across all clinical research stakeholders — sponsors, providers, sites, and patients.Read More
May 1-4, 2022 | Boston, MA + Virtual
Join WCG Avoca for the session: "Sticking Points in Decentralizing Clinical Trials"
The Avoca Group announced the agenda for its 2020 Avoca Quality and Innovation Summit. The event, which will be held virtually on October 14–15, will explore the role of quality as the foundation of clinical trials and the need for innovation in study execution. Across two days of interactive sessions, panel discussions, and workshops, attendees […]Read More
3-4 June 2020 | Amsterdam
In light of the public health concerns around the spread of COVID-19, The Avoca Group has chosen to reschedule the 2020 Avoca Quality and Innovation Summit originally planned for 3-4 June in Amsterdam. Details to follow.
May 2, 2020 | Seattle, WA
Women in Leadership: Chutes, Ladders, and Unexpected Journeys - Executive leadership from Juno Therapeutics, Genentech, IQVIA, The Avoca Group, and Javara Research will share their career journeys and host an honest conversation about what it takes to advance as a woman in research.
May 1, 2020 | Seattle, WA
Adding Electricity to Patient Centricity: Energizing Solutions - Join patients and executive leadership from sponsors, CROs, sites, and technology suppliers in a collaborative, solutions-focused discussion of the patient centricity landscape. Industry leadership will unveil recent trends in the use of patient-centric tools and technologies and lead an […]
24–25 February 2020 | London
Join Avoca's session, "Define the Framework and Critical Elements of an Effective Oversight Plan: ICH E6 (R2) Requirements for Vendor Oversight."
December 2-3, 2019 | Sonesta Hotel | Philadelphia, PA Virtual clinical trials bring the clinical trial experience to the patient. Through these VCTs, companies are expected to reduce trial costs and increase patient enrollment and participation. There are new technologies that make these trials easier to conduct and with the patient demand for more flexibility in their participation, this new way of doing business will only continue to expand for the industry. […]Read More
October 16-18, 2019 | Sonesta Hotel | Philadelphia, PA The CQOF has become THE annual event for clinical quality professionals to network with, learn from and benchmark against their peers. The CQOF provides an interactive forum for senior-level clinical quality and operations professionals to engage, discuss and share their challenges, best practices and experiences in […]Read More
August 14-15, 2019 | Sonesta Hotel | Philadelphia, PA The Avoca Group is pleased to once again be speaking at ExL’s 8th Clinical Trials Inspection Readiness Summit, August 14-15, in Philadelphia, PA. By attending the Summit, you will understand the importance of an organizational culture of inspection readiness and how to implement that cultural change. […]Read More
August 8-9, 2019 | The Inn at Penn | Philadelphia, PA Please join Avoca at T3: Trials, Tech and Transformation where we will be speaking and participating on a panel. T3 provides a platform to industry insights and patient perspectives on the major shifts occurring within the clinical trial space. By attending, you will gain insight […]Read More
June 23-27, 2019 | San Diego, CA The DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting brings together thousands of innovators from around the globe. Designed to drive insights into action by connecting key policy discussions to real-world knowledge that you need to do your job every day, your attendance will accelerate your growth and your organization’s […]Read More
June 5-6, 2019 | Boston, MA
With over a dozen interactive sessions and numerous networking opportunities, the Summit offered attendees a chance to connect, address challenges, engage with thought leaders, and influence global change. For a recap of the event, click Read More below.
May 21-22, 2019 | King of Prussia, PA Arena International’s Outsourcing in Clinical Trials East Coast will be co-located with Clinical Technology and Data Management East Coast in King of Prussia for its 10th Annual event! The 2019 programme boasts a range of speakers. Through a variety of interactive session formats, the agenda focusses on […]Read More
May 13-15, 2019 | Boston, MA The Avoca Group is pleased to once again be speaking at CHI’s 8th Clinical Trials Innovation Summit, May 13-15, in Boston, MA. The Summit brings together 300+ leaders from across pharma, biotech and academia for the perfect blend of high quality presentations and intimate networking. Through case studies, interactive discussions […]Read More
April 12, 2019 | The Omni Nashville Hotel | Nashville, TN Quality and Risk Management through Industry Collaboration Back for its second year, the ACRP Quality Congress provides an unparalleled view of the changing clinical trial landscape and offers exclusive networking opportunities with management teams from sponsors, CROs, and sites. This half-day program will […]Read More
March 19, 2019 – Princeton, NJ – The Avoca Group today announced the preliminary agenda for its 8th Annual Avoca Global Summit to be held June 5-6 at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, MA. […]Read More
March 18-20, 2019 | The Inn at Penn | Philadelphia, PA Now in its tenth year, ExL’s Proactive GCP Compliance conference continues to act as the annual forum for both senior-level clinical quality and clinical operations executives to gather, learn and discuss strategies to achieve and maintain global GCP compliance. Join us to learn how […]Read More
February 25-26, 2019 | Hilton London Canary Wharf | London, UK The European Clinical Quality Oversight Forum in London is the ONLY European event dedicated to risk-based approaches for selecting, managing and monitoring clinical vendors and sites. This interactive event focuses on ensuring trial integrity by effectively assessing, optimising and managing the quality of clinical […]Read More
January 22-24, 2019 | Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista | Orlando, FL Learn more >> 15% off standard pricing rates using Discount Code AVOCAVIP Join Avoca for the following session: Thursday, January 24 – 9:10am | Main Conference Day Two [Panel] Prepare for a TMF Inspection With a Quality Management System Manifest prioritization drivers […]Read More
January 22-24, 2019 | Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista | Orlando, FL CROWN provides a comprehensive education on the latest strategies, trends, tools, and technologies for optimizing clinical trials and enables you to make the connections necessary to streamline operations and advance. In 2019, the 8th Crown Congress will expand on last years conference by […]Read More
August 13-14, 2018 | Philadelphia, PA
Attend a presentation entitled, “Comparing how agencies (FDA, EMA, MHRA, Health Canada, PMDA, and CFDA) conduct inspections. What are the implications of ICH E6 (R2), based on recent inspection experiences?"
Press Release – April 27, 2018 Medpace was recognized with the first-ever ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Award today during the ACRP-Avoca Awards and Recognition Ceremony taking place at the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. The Association of Clinical Research Professionals and The Avoca Group jointly recognized leading CROs at the event. The following ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Awards […]Read More
Press Release – April 27, 2018 Abbott Laboratories was recognized with the first-ever ACRP-Avoca Sponsor Quality Award today during the ACRP-Avoca Awards and Recognition Ceremony taking place at the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. The Association of Clinical Research Professionals and The Avoca Group jointly recognized leading sponsors at the event. The following ACRP-Avoca Sponsor Quality […]Read More
April 27, 2018 | National Harbor, MD
In conjunction with the ACRP Annual Meeting and the Avoca Quality Consortium®, this one-day event will offer participants an unparalleled view of the changing clinical trial landscape and transformational approaches to improving clinical research quality.
Press Release – March 13, 2018 The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) and The Avoca Group will jointly recognize leading Sponsors and CROs at the ACRP/Avoca Awards & Recognition Ceremony on Friday, April 27, during the ACRP 2018 annual meeting. Finalists for the ACRP-Avoca Quality Awards were chosen by investigational sites through a research […]Read More
ACRP and the Avoca Quality Consortium Announce 2018 Quality Congress in Conjunction with the ACRP 2018 Annual Meeting
Press Release – December 7, 2017 Washington, DC – The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) and the Avoca Quality Consortium® (AQC) will host the first-ever ACRP-AQC Quality Congress in conjunction with ACRP 2018. The 2018 Quality Congress will kick off the leadership track at ACRP 2018, the premier education and networking event for […]Read More
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | New Brunswick, NJ
The AQC Fall Member Meeting is an opportunity for ClinOps, Quality, Pharmacovigilance, Clinical Research and Development, and Outsourcing professionals to connect with Avoca and industry thought leaders in a fun, casual, and interactive learning environment.
October 11-13, 2017 | Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel | Philadelphia, PA Join The Avoca Group at ExL Pharma’s 8th Clinical Quality Oversight Forum. Attend to hear our own Dennis Salotti, M.S., MBA, CCRA, Vice President, Operations, The Avoca Group give a State of the Industry on Evaluating the Results from The Avoca […]Read More
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 | 11:00 am – 12:30 pm ET
Join us for an open demonstration of the Avoca Quality Consortium’s Knowledge Center including industry leading tools and processes for quality oversight.
Monday, September 25, 2017 | 11:00am-12:00pmRead More
ACRP and The Avoca Group Announce Strategic Partnership to Drive Quality and Collaboration in Clinical Research
Press Release – August 8, 2017 The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) and The Avoca Group today announce a new strategic partnership aimed at driving quality, standardization, and collaboration in clinical research. The Avoca Group, whose clients include top five pharmaceutical companies and global contract research organizations (CROs), is a driving force behind […]Read More
August 7-8, 2017 | The Rittenhouse Hotel | Philadelphia, PA Is your organization inspection ready? Join Avoca at ExL Pharma’s 6th Clinical Trials Inspection Readiness Summit August 7-8. Attend a presentation by Steve Whittaker, Executive Director, Avoca Quality Consortium, and learn how to interpret the requirements described by ICH GCP E6R2. Plan how to […]Read More
Reviewing The Components Of Quality Management Systems And How They Affect Inspection Readiness Especially In The Context Of The New ICH E6 R2 Requirements Thursday, July 6, 2017 | 10:00 am EDT | 1 hour Click here to access the webinar recording and slides, and receive the AQC Leading Practice Quality Agreement The […]Read More
How an Oversight Capability Maturity Model and Automation Drive Speed and Quality of Clinical Trials Wednesday, June 28, 2017 | 1:00 pm EDT | 1 hour Click here to access the webinar slides and receive the AQC OCMM Model Summary Please join Avoca and Comprehend for or an in-depth look at challenges and […]Read More
June 18-22, 2017 McCormick Place | Chicago, IL The DIA 2017 Annual Meeting is the largest, longest-running event in the life sciences industry designed to foster the international exchange of actionable insights to improve health globally through the advancement of lifesaving medicines and technologies. DIA 2017, themed “Driving Insights to Action,” will host more than […]Read More
April 28 – May 2, 2017 Washington State Convention Center | Seattle, WA See the future of clinical research at the ACRP Meeting & Expo. Learn from the influencers, innovators, and regulators driving change in clinical trial operations. You and your team will gain practical strategies to manage change, streamline operations, and minimize risk. Position […]Read More
16-17 November 2016 Reed Messe Wien Congress Center, Vienna Conference Day One – Wednesday, 16 November 2016 2:00pm: Stream 2: Patients as Partners – Patient Centricity should be at the Core of All Trials – Is this the case? Chair: Patty Leuchten, President & CEO at The Avoca Group Panelists: Estrella Garcia, Head of […]Read More
The inaugural Summit Europe took place in Basel, Switzerland on June 6-7, 2016. At the two-day event leaders from across the clinical trial industry to network and collaborate on solutions that make a tangible difference to the quality, innovation, and efficiency of their studies.Read More
AQC Members will present data on industry challenges related to prequalification of technical service providers.Read More