InformEx USA

212 Carnegie Center
Suite 203
NJ 08540
United States




Organised by UBM Live, InformEx’s flagship annual North American event is the leading meeting place for buyers and sellers of high-value chemistry for a broad range of applications. As the premier, must-attend platform for the chemical industry for the past 29 years, InformEx is a marketplace for networking and doing business in the fine, custom and speciality chemical manufacturing industry. Recently named as one of the 'Top 50 Fastest Growing Shows', Informex brings together an international mix of more than 4,000 fine and speciality chemicals professionals and 450 exhibitors for the all-encompassing, 4-day event. In recent years the global Informex brand has evolved to encompass virtual events, webinars, special focus conferences and events in emerging markets.


19-22 February 2013
Anaheim, California, US

InformEx is produced in conjunction with SOCMA, and the event brings significant value both to SOCMA and its members. It is the global meeting place to efficiently showcase, as well as learn about, the capabilities of high-value, high-quality fine, speciality and custom chemical manufacturers, from pilot to commercial scale.

New product development is increasingly a collaboration between suppliers and manufacturers. A major goal of the show is to match exhibiting companies with a highly qualified attending audience and to create an atmosphere to foster networking, dialogue and education.

Serving established and emerging pharmaceuticals, the cosmetics/personal care industry, the biopharma sector, agrochemical manufacturers, plastics/polymers professionals, branded pharmaceuticals and generics and mid-sized speciality pharma companies, InformEx provides expansive insight, information and ideas for the fast changing chemical marketplace.

InformEx will offer even more educational content for those who need to stay current and on top of the latest developments and new technologies impacting a broad spectrum of the chemical industry. In partnership with The Ropella Group, the world’s leading executive search and consulting firm specialising in the chemical and allied industries, the new InformEx Conference Program will consist of five tracks that will platform successful business and professional development:

  • General Business: covering the latest trends, best practices and leadership skills, for those involved in sales, marketing and purchasing as well as upper and executive management
  • Specialty Chemicals: offering top information and insight for this dynamic sector including the latest on contract manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical: co-sponsored by Cedarburg Hauser Pharmaceuticals Inc. & Federal Equipment Company, providing proven strategies and keys to success for effective CRO and CMO relationships
  • Regulatory/Compliance: sponsored by SOCMA, exploring the latest standards and issues to understand the rules of the game
  • New Chemical Trends: showcasing the most current innovations, ideas and cutting edge technologies in hot areas such as industrial biotech, biosimilars and more