Pittcon 2019: the Visible Difference in Laboratory Science Expositions

Chemistry World
January 23, 2019

The Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, welcomes the 70th annual Pittcon

From 17 to 21 March, the City of Brotherly Love will be packed with scientists, chemists, lab managers, professors and students who are looking to network, learn and discover the latest in scientific research and instrumentation.

Philadelphia welcomes Pittcon for the second time. The host city is not only the birthplace of America and filled with historic landmarks and traditions, but it is also the birthplace of American medicine and a hub for life sciences and universities. It is a leader in industries such as energy, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical device manufacturing and healthcare information technology. Making it one of the top destinations for medical meetings!

For 70 years, Pittcon has offered attendees countless networking opportunities, a range of technical presentations, top vendors showcasing their latest products and services, professional-quality short courses and more. Pittcon 2019 will be no different.

The technical programme features high-caliber speakers such as Nobel laureates as well as undergraduate students at the beginning of their careers. These individuals will present a wide variety of topics including cannabis chemistry , nanotechnology, material science, environmental science, food and forensics. Additionally, 14 individuals will be honored with awards for their outstanding achievements in analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy.