LABORATORY MANAGEMENT


Funding/Upgrading for Mid-size EquipmentThayumanasamy Somasundaram, Florida State University
Scientific Management in a Service Oriented WorldPaul O'Connor, Dow Chemical
Trends in Economical Lab DesignJoe Matta, HLF (Hanson Lab Furniture and James Paganelli, HLF (Hanson Lab Furniture, Inc.)

Symposia
Big Data in Analytical Sciences - Challenges and SolutionsHang Lu, Georgia Tech
Bioinformatics: Metabolite Identification and QuantificationXiang Zhang, University of Louisville
Workshops
Analytical Information Markup Language (AnIML) Data StandardsBurkhard Schaefer, BSSN Software GmbH
Organized Contributed Sessions
LIMS Live @ Pittcon: Best Practices and Lessons Learned From The LaboratoryKen Ochi, Accelerated Technology Laboratories
Oral Sessions
Computers in Chemistry - Half SessionDean Tzeng, The Pittsburgh Conference
Data Analysis and ManipulationA Peter Snyder, Retired Government
LIMS-No One Size Fits AllHubert MacDonald, The Pittsburgh Conference
Poster Sessions
Data Analysis and Manipulation
Practical Chromatography in Today's Laboratory
Safety

Analytical Excellence: Assuring Data Integrity and Laboratory ComplianceChristopher Burgess, B A C Limited
Analytical Ionic Liquids in GC and Mass SpectrometryLeonard Sidisky, SIGMA ALDRICH CORPORATION-
Applications of Two-Dimensional X-ray DiffractionBob He, Bruker AXS
Automating the Lab: LEAN Lab Operations and Integrated Lab Informatics systemsGeoff Turnbull, CSols, Inc.
Basic HPLC - Fundamentals, Applications, and TroubleshootingFredric Rabel, ChromHELP, LLC
Basic HPLC Method DevelopmentFredric Rabel, ChromHELP, LLC
Chemometrics Techniques for Quantitative AnalysisRichard Kramer, Applied Chemometrics
Coaching as a Powerful Leadership ToolJanice Sabatine, Avanti Strategies
Computer Systems Validation (CSV) Script Writing Course / WorkshopKurt Robak, CSols, Inc.
Confidence in Analytical Results and Measurement UncertaintyChristopher Burgess, B A C Limited
Control Charting – A Tool for Monitoring Testing ProcessPolona Carson / John Carson, P&J Carson Consulting, LLC
Delivering a Successful Laboratory Informatics ProjectAnthony Lisi, CSols
Developing and Implementing Calibration ProgramsJon Doyle, PCI
Drug Discovery and Development Processes Michael Dong, MWD Consulting
Environmental Sampling StatisticsRandy Vander Wal, Penn State University
Essentials of Modern HPLC/UHPLC 1: Fundamentals and ApplicationsMichael Dong, MWD Consulting
Essentials of Modern HPLC/UHPLC 2: Operation, Troubleshooting, and Method Development Michael Dong, MWD Consulting
Examples of Analytical Data Treatment Using Microsoft® Excel™: Part 1 – Some BasicsMark Stauffer, University of Pittsburgh - Greensburg
Examples of Analytical Data Treatment Using Microsoft® Excel™: Part 2 – More Advanced TopicsMark Stauffer, University of Pittsburgh - Greensburg
Fundamentals of Particle Size Analysis with an Emphasis on Light Scattering TechniquesAlan Rawle, Malvern Instruments Inc.
Getting Started with Excel and VBA in the Laboratory (Laptop Required)William Neil / Martin Echols, Bristol Myers Squibb
Getting the Most out of your Data: Introduction to Multivariate Data AnalysisMikael Kubista / Jose Andrade, University of A Coruna
Green Analytical ChemistryDoug Raynie, South Dakota State University
Group Coaching for Leadership DevelopmentJanice Sabatine, Avanti Strategies
Handheld Vibrational Spectrometers: State-of-the Art Instrumentation and Novel ApplicationsHeinz Siesler, University of Duisburg-Essen
How to Develop Validated HPLC Methods: Rational Design with Practical Statistics and TroubleshootingBrian Bidlingmeyer, n/a
Hydrophilic Interaction Chromatography (HILIC) - Companion to Reversed Phase HPLCFredric Rabel, ChromHELP, LLC
Internal AuditingRob Knake, A2LA
Introduction to Chromatography of Proteins, Peptides, and Related MoleculesThomas Wheat, Waters
Introduction to Quantitative Real-Time PCRMikael Kubista, TATAA biocenter
Introduction to Two-Dimensional Liquid ChromatographyDwight Stoll, Gustavus Adolphus College
ISO 17025 Preparing for Lab AccreditationSiri Segalstad, Segalstad Consulting AS
Keeping Your Analytical Method in Compliance: Validation, Verification and Transfer of Analytical Methods for Pharmaceutical ProductsKim Huynh-Ba, Pharmalytik
Lab-on-a-Chip Devices IJaime Castillo-León, Sol Voltaics AB
Lab-on-a-Chip Devices IIWinnie E. Svendsen, DTU Nanotech, Technical University of Denmark
Laboratory Information Management Systems - LIMSSiri Segalstad, Segalstad Consulting AS
Laboratory Workflow Reengineering for a LIMS or ELN ImplementationKurt Robak, CSols, Inc.
Language and Matter: Technical Writing for Analytical Scientists and ManagersAnthony Parker, A. A. Parker Consulting, LLC
Leadership at the Bench: Effective Communications for Technical ManagersRick Parmely, Polished and Professonal
Light Scattering Techniques for Protein, Polymer, and Nanoparticle CharacterizationSigrid Kuebler, Wyatt Technology
LIMS and ELN: How to Select, Plan and Implement the Right Software Solutions for Your Laboratory Howard Rosenberg, CSols, Inc.
Long-Term Archiving of Laboratory DataBurkhard Schaefer, BSSN Software GmbH
Maintaining Calibration Programs – Compliance Perspective (483s, Warning Letters and Consent Decree)Jim Bufano, PCI
Maintaining the Validated State of Analytical Laboratory Instrumentation in GMP/GLP EnvironmentsFreddie Maisonet, PCI
Measurement Uncertainty - Part 1 - An IntroductionBernard King, Consultant
Measurement Uncertainty - Part 2 - MU The Easy WayBernard King, Consultant
Meeting FDA and EU Requirements for Data Integrity in GXP LaboratoriesBob McDowall, R D McDowall Ltd
Methods Development (QbD) With Risk Based Strategy Validation Procedures and Compliance IssuesShib Mookherjea, ValQual International, Inc.
Modern Methods for Chemometric AnalysisMichael Madden, Analyze IQ
Perspectives and Progress in Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission (ICP-AES) Spectrometry - New Instrumental Configurations for Multi-Element AnalysisIsaac Brenner, Brenner Scientific
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics for the Analytical ScientistMarcel Musteata, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Practical Introduction to Near-Infrared Method DevelopmentKeith Freel / Tim Deschaines, Metrohm
Practical Introduction to Near IR and Raman SpectroscopyFred Long, Spectroscopic Solutions
Practical Introduction to Titration Method DevelopmentDr. Kerri-Ann Blake / Frederick Fiddler, Metrohm
Practical LC-MS Method Development for Small Molecules Perry Wang, US FDA
Preparing your Lab for Unexpected Downtime: Disaster Planning for Your LIMS, CDS, and Supporting InfrastructureAnthony Lisi, CSols Inc
Qualification and Validation of Laboratory Instruments and Equipment for Regulatory and QS Compliance (IQ, OQ, PQ)Shib Mookherjea, ValQual International, Inc.
Safety in the Laboratory, Part 1James Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute
Safety in the Laboratory, Part 2James Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute
Selection and Preparation of Buffers for Aqueous and Partially Aqueous Solvents, for Example: LC Mobile Phases and Reaction MixturesBill Tindall, Analytical Science Solutions
Separations: Fundamentals of Advanced Gel Permeation & Size Exclusion Chromatography DetectionUlf Nobbmann, Malvern
Statistically Sound Calibration Studies, Detection Limits, and Quantitation Limits Lynn Vanatta,
Statistics for the Non-Statistician with Applications to Analytical ChemistryJames De Muth, University of Wisconsin
Technical Writing at WorkSteven Schultz, Writing at Work, Inc.
Technical Writing for ScientistsRick Parmely, Polished and Professional
Two-Dimensional Liquid Chromatography for Pharmaceutical AnalysisDwight Stoll, Gustavus Adolphus College
Understanding ISO/IEC 17025 RequirementsRobert Knake, A2LA
“Mirror, Mirror on the Wall” – A Fairytale of LeadershipRick Parmely, Polished and Professional