Social Program

Meet colleagues, friends, and fellow meeting attendees when you take part in these fun and engaging social programs at the meeting. 

Opening Welcome Reception

Sunday, September 24

All registered attendees and registered guests are invited to the opening welcome reception on Sunday, September 24 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the exhibition hall.

Meet with exhibitors, make new acquaintances, and catch up with colleagues and friends while you enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks with your fellow attendees.


New Investigators Forum & Reception

Tuesday, September 26

Graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and investigators in the early stages of their careers will want to attend this free panel session on Tuesday, September 26. This forum will provide insight into career opportunities in multiple segments of the pharmaceutical sciences (academia, “big pharma,” biotech, and government), with an emphasis on both making oneself more “marketable” to potential employers and acquiring critical leadership skills for a successful career.

An informal reception will follow the forum and all in attendance are encouraged to stay and network.


Rooftop @ the ProvidenceG

Wednesday, September 27

Enjoy a reception with New England flare when you join ISSX for a view of city skylines and stars at the Rooftop @ the ProvidenceG on Wednesday, September 27. Providence’s only rooftop lounge and restaurant features a fully enclosed glass rooftop, fire pits, and private lounges. With its perch seven stories up in the center of downtown, the views are awe inspiring.

Tickets for this event are sold separately and may be purchased with your meeting registration.