March 1 - 5, 2020
McCormick Place
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Don’t miss the world’s leading conference and expo on laboratory science – Pittcon 2020!

Pittcon 2020
Science is a dynamic and constantly evolving discipline. Every day, all over the world, scientists are making new discoveries; formulating new medicines to enhance the quality of life and solving global environmental, energy and food related challenges.

Pittcon, a vital resource for knowledge, happens yearly to help keep you informed of, connected to and up-to-date on these significant ongoing findings and new instrumentation.

WHEN: March 1 – 5, 2020
WHERE: Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Who Should Attend?

Anyone who develops, buys, or sells laboratory equipment, performs physical or chemical analyses, develops analysis methods, or manages scientists.

Chicago Visitor’s Guide

Plan Your Trip: transportation & parking, fun things to do, discounts & event tickets, and restaurant guide at your finger tips.


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Sleep Better

onPeak ( is the only official housing company associated with Pittcon. While other hotel resellers may contact you offering housing for your trip, they are not endorsed by or affiliated with the show and entering into financial agreements with such companies can have costly consequences.

We have received reports that other companies are posing as official travel vendors for Pittcon 2019. Pittcon participants have encountered situations with travel vendors that were either unlicensed or went out of business after taking reservations and deposits, leaving individuals stranded without hotel rooms and transportation, and resulting in lost deposits. Pittcon only guarantees hotel room rates or availability made through onPeak (

Stay connected to Pittcon throughout the year.
Ultimate Compilation of Scientific Articles

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Articles containing valuable information on recent research, industry regulations/requirements, case studies, and trends.

The Lighter Side of Pittcon

Social Events at Pittcon
Relax and enjoy these specially planned social events. Meet new people, network with colleleagues or just kick back after a long day.



Hot Sessions

High Throughput Single Cell Mass Spectrometry of the Brain
Highly Multiplexed and High-throughput Analysis of Single Cells
Portable Detection Technology for Military Relevant Threats
Holy Cow – is that PFAS in my Milk?
Analytical Tools Needed to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance
Analytical and Interpretive Challenges of Cannabis and Cannabidiol in Forensic Toxicology
Innovations in Basic Biology of Aging to Understand Age-related Diseases
Executing a Strategy of Analytical Innovation in Pharmaceutical Development: Faster, Denser Knowledge Generation in HPLC
Bioanalysis in Injured and Inflamed Tissues

Pittcon 2020 Dates

Pittcon 2020 Location

McCormick Place – West Hall

2301 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60616


Future Dates
2021 New Orleans, LA
March 6-10
2022 Atlanta, GA
2023 Philadelphia, PA
2024 San Diego, CA
2025 Boston, MA
2026 Philadelphia, PA
2027 San Diego, CA

Daily Shuttle Schedule

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Thank you to our 2020 sponsors

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