This international and multi disciplinary organization is dedicated to improving quality of life and address societal needs, by advancing science, technology and education in the field of controlled delivery of bioactive substances.  The SPLC-CRS fosters the embracement of novel research trends in the aforementioned field, which hold the potential to address unmet needs.  In this respect, the SPLC-CRS promotes the establishment of novel collaborations between universities/research institutes, industry and end-users organizations, as it plays a pivotal role in the successful implementation of its mission.