Pittcon Conference & Exposition
Pittcon 2014, the world’s largest annual conference and exposition for laboratory science, March 2-6, 2014, Chicago, Illinois. If you identify, quantify, analyze, or test the chemical or biological properties of compounds or molecules, Pittcon is a must attend event for you. See all the innovations in instrumentation from leading companies from around the world, learn about the latest techniques used by food scientists, select from over 2,000 technical sessions and over 100 short courses, and participate in networking opportunities with world renowned researchers. Register by February 10, 2014, at www.pittcon.org and save 50%!
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Available in november - Download the Pittcon 2014 App to build your agenda, view exhibitor profiles, explore the Technical Program, connect with fellow attendees and much more! Available for Android and iOS devices.
Premier Global Exposition
The Pittcon 2014 Exposition will give you the opportunity to get a first-hand look at the latest innovations in laboratory equipment, technology, and services used by members of the food science community. Speak with technical personnel, evaluate and compare products, attend live demonstrations, and attend vendor seminars.
A wide range of leading companies from around the world are represented at Pittcon. Approximately 50% of our exhibitors :use Pittcon to launch new products, and 20% offer exclusive onsite discounts. You will find everything from glassware to the most sophisticated and innovative equipment.
A High Quality Educational Experience for Researchers in Food Science
Much of the content in Pittcon’s comprehensive Technical Program is geared to the specific needs of the food science community. There are more than 2,000 papers—including invited symposia, oral presentations, posters and workshops —on such topics as the latest GC, MS and other analytical techniques
Here’s a sample of the symposia to be presented in food science:
Sample of Organized Sessions to be presented in food science:
Enhance Your Professional Development
Short Courses are an excellent, affordable way to enhance your professional development. Many attendees have stated that participation in Short Courses is the primary factor that justifies their attendance at Pittcon year after year.
Courses range in length from one half day to two days and are taught by experienced professionals who are experts in their fields. The value of course attendance is enhanced by the opportunities to network with your peers and share your experiences in face-to-face interactions with instructors and fellow attendees. Courses are available in beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.
Why Take a Short Course?
The following is a sample of short courses that may be of interest:
Visit www.pittcon.org for complete information and details on the technical program, exposition and short courses.
Pittcon is pleased to announce that Dr. Steven A. Carr will be the Wallace H. Coulter Plenary Lecture speaker for Pittcon 2014
Dr. Steven A. Carr
Director of Proteomics at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
“Quantitative Proteomics in Biology, Chemistry and Medicine”
Sunday, March 2, 2014, 4:30 PM
McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinios
(Mixer to immediately follow the lecture.)
Dr. Steven A. Carr is Director of Proteomics at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. He is internationally recognized as a leader in the development of novel proteomics methods and in their application in biology and medicine. Dr. Carr and his group collaborate with scientists throughout the greater Broad community (Broad Institute, Harvard, Harvard Medical School, and the 17 Harvard affiliated hospitals) to apply state-of-the art proteomics technology to address compelling questions in biology, chemistry and clinical medicine. Steve has over 200 publications on development and use of proteomics and biological mass spectrometry.