The premier conference for the food and drug law community, the FDLI Annual Conference addresses complex legal, regulatory, compliance, and policy issues in all facets of the FDA-regulated industry. The two-day event provides in-depth discussions and analyses on a wide variety of timely topics by bringing together experts from the federal government, industry, the private bar, non-profits, patient and consumer advocates, consulting organizations, and academia.

Conference Highlights: 

  • Hear FDA’s 2020 strategic priorities directly from the FDA Commissioner, Chief Counsel, Center Directors, and other key leaders within the Agency
  • Join 900 high-level colleagues in food and drug law to hear different viewpoints, shape policy, and advance understanding
  • Select from nearly 30 breakout sessions covering the latest in legal, regulatory, compliance, policy, marketing, and related issues
  • Learn from more than 100 well-known officials and experts
  • Hear about the Top Cases in Food and Drug Law
  • Network and build relationships with seasoned law, regulatory, compliance, marketing/advertising, and management professionals

Call For Proposal

The Call for Proposals will open September-November. Please check back for more information.

Register by February 27 and SAVE!

Industry & Firms

$1,299
  • +$500 for non-members
  • +$200 after 2/27/2020
  • +$100 after 4/2/2020

Non-Profit

$899
  • +$200 for non-members
  • +$200 after 2/27/2020
  • +$100 after 4/2/2020

Government

$899
  • +$200 for non-members
  • +$200 after 2/27/2020
  • +$100 after 4/2/2020

Academic

$899
  • +$200 for non-members
  • +$200 after 2/27/2020
  • +$100 after 4/2/2020

Student

$299
  • full-time students only
  • transcripts required
  • student registration
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Does Your FDLI Membership Qualify You for a Complimentary or Discounted Registration?

Member manufacturers, suppliers and distributors with more than $1 billion in sales as well as member law firms get one complimentary registration as part of their annual membership dues. Member manufacturers, suppliers and distributors with less than $1 billion in sales get one registration at 50% off as part of their annual membership dues. To take advantage of these opportunities, please contact us.

To ensure that FDLI is able to provide you with a seat, materials, and meals, please register for programs at least 48 hours in advance. While onsite registration is available on a “space-available” basis; late registrants are not guaranteed materials or meals.

You can transfer your registration to another person at your organization for no cost by notifying us of the change. If you notify FDLI in writing at least five business days prior to the meeting, you can cancel your registration for a full refund (less a $75 fee). Refunds will be applied against the original form of payment.  

Our event policies are listed here. If you should have any further questions, please contact us at [email protected] or 800-956-6293.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please let us know if you would like more information

Agenda

A preliminary agenda will be announced by late January, 2020. If you would like to be notified when the agenda is posted, please let us know.

Planning Committee

Coming soon. 

Continuing Legal Education

FDLI applies for CLE credits in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. These CLE approvals may also be honored by other states; please check with your bar association for guidance. The CLE credits will be posted as they are granted and you can request to be notified when approval is received.

Location and Overnight Accommodations

Conference Location

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004

Overnight Accommodations 

Coming soon. 

Parking and Public Transportation

Business attire is suggested, and some meeting rooms may have cooler temperatures.

Please contact the Conference Department with any accessibility requirements or dietary restrictions, or for other questions.