We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. You can read our Cookie Policy here.

Advertisement
ELRIG Announces Speaker Programme for Drug Discovery 2012 Conference
News

ELRIG Announces Speaker Programme for Drug Discovery 2012 Conference

ELRIG Announces Speaker Programme for Drug Discovery 2012 Conference
News

ELRIG Announces Speaker Programme for Drug Discovery 2012 Conference

Read time:
 

Want a FREE PDF version of This News Story?

Complete the form below and we will email you a PDF version of "ELRIG Announces Speaker Programme for Drug Discovery 2012 Conference"

First Name*
Last Name*
Email Address*
Country*
Company Type*
Job Function*
Would you like to receive further email communication from Technology Networks?

Technology Networks Ltd. needs the contact information you provide to us to contact you about our products and services. You may unsubscribe from these communications at any time. For information on how to unsubscribe, as well as our privacy practices and commitment to protecting your privacy, check out our Privacy Policy

During the event, scientists engaged in early-phase drug discovery, whether from academia, biotech or industry, will have a chance to network and meet with a wide selection of vendors during the exhibition which features over 100 booths, an Innovation Zone, Media Area and Careers Zone.

A programme of scientific sessions will feature presentations from a range of academic and industry leaders in their fields, including the following keynote speakers:

•  Chris Lipinski, Massechusetts University (Assay Development and Screening)
•  Rod Hubbard, Vernalis (Fragment Discovery for Enzyme & Membrane Targets)
•  Michael Schneider, Imperial College London (Primary Cells & Stem Cells in Discovery)
•  John Mayer, Nottingham University (Ubiquitin Cascade Biology & Drug Discovery)
•  Speaker to be confirmed (Advances in Liquid Handling & Detection Technologies)
•  Joerg Heuser, Bayer (Compound Collection Management & Enhancement)
•  Nessa Carey, Pfizer (Epigenetics Drug Discovery)
•  Manfred Auer, Edinburgh University (Biophysics & Label Free Detection Technologies).

New at this year’s event is a Lunchtime Seminar: in collaboration with SLAS, titled ‘Informatics: Making Knowledge from Laboratory Data’. The presentations will be complemented by a poster session, and a number of vendor training sessions.

At this year’s event, students, graduates and post-docs are again invited to compete for the SLAS Young Scientist Award by submitting a poster at the conference. The winner, selected by a panel of judges including scientists, ELRIG and SLAS personnel, will be invited to present and participate in the Student Poster Competition at the SLAS2013, in Orlando, FL, USA, 12-16 January 2013.  SLAS Young Scientist Award winners receive a $500 cash prize, roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodation and conference registration for SLAS2013.

Advertisement