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SLAS2015 Scientific Program

Podium Presentations Offer SLAS2015 Participants a Wide Range of Learning Opportunities

SLAS2015 offers participants a world-class scientific program that showcases the top laboratory science and technology podium presentations delivered by leading authorities from industry, academic and government backgrounds from around the world. Each podium presentation is diligently selected by the SLAS2015 Annual Conference Program Committee from hundreds of abstract submissions. These presentations offer SLAS2015 participants compelling content and new perspectives on emerging laboratory technologies customized for life science research and development professionals whose interests include: drug discovery and development, assay development and screening, laboratory automation and high-throughput technologies, micro-nano technologies, molecular diagnostics and biomarkers, scientific informatics, bioanalytical techniques, and drug target biology.

A complete schedule of podium presentations and conference activities will be available in Fall 2014.

SLAS2015 Educational Tracks

The SLAS2015 scientific program features seven educational tracks, including Assay Development and Screening, Automation and High Throughput Technologies, Drug Target Strategies, Micro/Nano Technologies, Bioanalytical Techniques, Informatics and Biomarker Discovery & Applications. To view detailed track descriptions, including preliminary session titles, click here.

If you cannot find your particular topic of interest listed in the detailed track descriptions or preliminary session titles within each track, but wish to report on research related to one of the broader track themes, we encourage you to submit your abstract for consideration by the SLAS2015 Scientific Program Planning Committee.

Podium Presentations

SLAS2015 presents 132 unique podium presentations that span seven educational tracks and 36 sessions. Podium presentations are presented on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (February 9-11) in both morning and afternoon sessions. The SLAS2015 Program Committee will finalize the podium presentation schedule in September of 2014. Once finalized, a complete schedule of sessions and presentations within each track will be posted within the SLAS2015 Event Scheduler.

The deadline for abstract submission for podium presentations is July 28, 2014. For complete details regarding the SLAS2015 Call for Abstracts, click here.

Poster Presentations

SLAS2015 will feature over 400 exciting poster presentations. Posters are displayed on Monday and Tuesday with actual presentations taking place between 1-3 PM on Monday or Tuesday. The Program Committee will begin poster reviews in October and confirm posters on a rolling basis between October 2014 and January 2015. As posters are confirmed (mid-November), abstracts and presentation dates will be posted within the Event Scheduler. Click here for complete guidelines regarding poster presentations.

Keynote Speakers

SLAS2015 will feature three keynote sessions, including a presentation by Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health. Keynote speakers are invited to present by the SLAS Scientific Program Advisory Committee. For complete details on SLAS2015 keynote speakers, please click here.

SLAS2015 Scientific Program Planning Committee

To view a complete listing of the SLAS2015 Scientific Program Planning Committee, click here.