Microfluidics Congress: USA

When

24th-26th Jul 2017
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Where

Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Convention Center

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2nd Microfluidics Congress: USA

UTILIZING MICROFLUIDIC TECHNOLOGIES AS A TOOL FOR PROGRESSING MEDICAL RESEARCH

Plus workshops including: Microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip technologies for commercial product development: strategies, technologies, markets and applications

You can also enhance your itinerary with paid for pre & post event workshops, suitable if you are seeking a deeper understanding of a specific issue. So before the Microfluidics Congress: USA Holger Becker Co-Founder and CSO, microfluidic ChipShop GmbH, will lead a 4 hour workshop on Lab-on-a-Chip (LOC) technologies as an enabling technology for new product development in diagnostics and the life sciences.

This conference is co-located with the qPCR & Digital PCR Congress and NGS and Clinical Applications Congress.

You are cordially invited to join our community of leading academics and scientists from biotechnology & pharmaceuticals organizations who are working to transform healthcare by harnessing the developments of these new and overlapping technologies.

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Synopsis

Microfluidics is a rapidly developing area of research, and scientists are continually discovering the wide range of possibilities the technology can provide. At the       intersection of engineering, physics, chemistry, nanotechnology, and biotechnology, microfluidics is revolutionizing the way patients are diagnosed, monitored and treated,and is unlocking the potential for reduced reagent consumption and thus, cost.

The conference will examine the latest developments in the technologies and techniques being used for progressing medical research, as well as the challenges and future of microfluidics. 

Some of the topics to be covered:

  • Point-of-care diagnostics
  • Organ-on-a-chip
  • Droplet microfluidics
  • Microfabrication
  • Isolation and analysis of CTCs
  • 3D printing of microfluidic devices
  • Single-cell analysis
  • Commercialization and venture capitalism

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The Scope and the breadth of the Microfluidics Congress is exemplified by the keynote speaker presentations:

George Whitesides, Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Harvard University  Where From Here? An overview of current trends in the field of microfluidics, and focus on some technologies that are developing particularly rapidly now, and speculation on what might come next.

Daniel Chiu, A. Bruce Montgomery Professor of Chemistry, Endowed Professor of Analytical Chemistry, and Professor of Bioengineering, University of Washington  Digital PCR, POC diagnostics, and our self-digitization microfluidic chip

Abraham Lee, William J Link Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California Irvine  Microfluidic Circulatory System for Biomedicine

 

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Venue

THE SUMMIT WILL BE HELD AT THE PENNSYLVANIA CONVENTION CENTER PHILADELPHIA

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Pricing and Registration

The conference fee includes:

All conference sessions
Lunches and refreshments
Access to exhibition room
All networking forums
Conference workbook
e-documentation pack

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Testimonials

Poster session organisation

The poster session was handled better than at some competitive meetings.

Michael Shuler

Samuel B. Eckert Professor of Engineering, Cornell University and CEO/President of Hesperos, Inc., Orlando, FL, USA

Access to co-located meetings

The access to both microfluidics and PCR content was extremely valuable to me since my research involved both topics.

Charles Cartier

Research Assistant, Department of Chemical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University

Networking and collaboration

The networking allowed more in-depth discussion resulting in collaborations cross disciplines.

Carolyn Ren

Professor, Canada Research Chair in Droplet Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chip Technology, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada

Leading industry technologies

There was a good mix between congress topics, in microfluidics and qPCR in particular, which gelled well. I also liked the presence of a lot of commercial displays show casing the leading industry technologies.

Pat Walsh

Lecturer, Stoke Laboratories

Conference Sponsors

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  • New England Biolabs
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Sponsorship

SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS AT OUR CONFERENCES HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET AND FORM PARTNERSHIPS WITH DELEGATES ON A FORMAL AND INFORMAL BASIS IN A RELAXED AND PROFESSIONAL ATMOSPHERE.

Our sponsorship packages offer a wide range of attendance options to suit your budget and business needs in order to maximize return on investment.

If there is any other way you would like to sponsor or increase branding for your company at the event, please get in touch and we will be able to offer you a bespoke service.

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Twenty Minute Prearranged One-to-One Meetings

Select which delegates you would like to meet in a series of prearranged twenty-minute one-to-one meetings, held during breakout sessions from the main conference agenda. Our conference team will be available at the sessions to ensure all your meetings take place on time.

Pre or Post Event Workshops

Host your own half or full day pre or post event workshop to a dedicated audience around a subject of your choice. Global Engage will assist with the marketing of your workshop to provide a guaranteed audience

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Showcase your technologies and products throughout the conference in the dedicated exhibition areas where all refreshment breaks and lunches take place, as well as the networking drinks reception at the end of day one.

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Hosting a 1-hour workshop within the conference program

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