June 15, 2009 08:00 ET

Leading eCTD Expert Harv Martens From EXTEDO Will Be Advising Life Sciences Firms on How to Comply With eSubmission Regulations at the DIA Annual Meeting

WEST CHESTER, PA--(Marketwire - June 15, 2009) - EXTEDO, a key eSubmission solutions provider for life sciences firms, today announced that Harv Martens, a renowned eCTD expert, will be consulting with executives from the life sciences industry at the DIA Annual Meeting being held in San Diego on June 21-25, 2009.

Mr. Martens, Vice President for North America and Japan at EXTEDO, is a long time member of the ICH M2 Expert Working Group. Mr. Martens is a sought after speaker, and has worked with life sciences firms and regulatory agencies in the U.S., EU, Japan, and Canada in the areas of eSubmission strategy, document and records management, and compliance software integration. DIA attendees can meet with Mr. Martens in booth number 2346.

Also at DIA other EXTEDO life sciences industry experts will be demonstrating the eCTDmanger Suite™, an all-in-one electronic submission management system for eCTD and non-eCTD electronic and paper submissions. Additionally, qualified DIA attendees can pick up a free trial version of GECCO, the leading eCTD validation and review tool with over 1,100 users globally.

"With the number of eSubmissions to the FDA now over 60,000 the DIA show presents an opportune time to meet with Harv Martens and learn how to comply with these regulations," stated Tore Bergsteiner, Managing Director of EXTEDO.


For nearly 15 years EXTEDO has been a key services and solutions provider in the field of regulatory data and document management (CTD, eCTD and other formats) for Life Sciences industries and authorities (Pharmaceutical, Crop Science, Chemicals). Based on well-founded expertise and many years of experience, EXTEDO provides highly standardized as well as customized solutions in the area of electronic Regulatory Affairs.

EXTEDO, being globally represented, serves more than 600 Life Sciences organizations in more than 50 countries.

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