Formation of the European Pharmaceutical Congress Advisory Association (EPCAA), with a membership of European research-based pharmaceutical companies .
Introduction of the Code of Conduct and recommendation by the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industry AND Associations (EFPIA) to all its members. The third edition was lodged with the European Commission in Brussels.
The European Association (EPCAA) becomes international (IPCAA)
Italy's national promotional regulations are so unique that a local branch of IPCAA gets approved. IPCAA Italy continues to grow.