Strategy, advocacy and partnering for the world of orphan drugs and rare diseases

Rare Disease Day by World Orphan Drugs Congress

Tuesday 2 March 9:00 - 17:30 CET



Join us in 2021


World Orphan Drug Congress presents Rare Disease Day, an online event bringing you the latest innovations and discoveries on topics such as Real-World Evidence, Gene Therapy & Patient Innovation in junction with the industry’s advocacy day.

Join us this March 2.


Additionally, there will be a separate Rare Disease Day celebration held by PRA Health Sciences on February 26th from 10am - 1pm EST, of which information, agenda and speakers can be seen on the tabs above.

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Exclusive Interviews

Live interviews with leading minds in the industry. Expertly led by some of the best interviewers in the business and designed to elicit unique insights.


World Leading Presentations

Original presentations from the most informed Industry experts. Genuine leaders that you can learn from and take away tangible insights for your business.


Live Panel Debates

We have curated panels of 4-5 industry experts to debate some of your burning questions. You’ll be able to watch them live and pose questions directly the panellists.


Virtual Face-to-Face Meetings

Virtual meetings have become the new norm. We give you the opportunity to select those you’d like to meet from a list of registered participants. We’ll then set up and host these for you.


Webinars and Virtual Meetings

All year round our new platform is not only giving you access to a one-off event but an opportunity to take part, or even host Webinars and virtual meetings throughout the year. Leveraging our vast global community and enable you to connect all year round.


2021 Congress Tracks

Patient platforms
Clinical Development
Pricing Implementation
Payment models
Commercial manufacture
OMP New Legislation
Rare Diseases and COVID

The best business development and marketing opportunity

WODC’s Rare Disease Day 2021 offers outstanding opportunities for solutions providers.

Get your brand, your message and your sales people in front of your customers.

The congress offers fantastic opportunities to form lucrative partnerships and source new ground-breaking solutions.




Join us in Barcelona November 15-18, 2021 for the 12th edition of the Congress


Rare Disease Day


WODC’s Rare Disease Day is a one-day event as part of the World Orphan Drug Congress




Rare Disease Day

World Orphan Drug Congress



Contact us

To sponsor or exhibit:
Michael Hodge

To speak:
Wing-Yun Cheung

Nadia Konneh