"It's through SIGs that like-minded SLAS members connect, share knowledge and experience, and explore new frontiers."

— Michelle Palmer, Ph.D., The Broad Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

At SLAS2013 like-minded members of the laboratory science and technology community have the opportunity to connect, share knowledge, and explore new frontiers. SIGs afford participants a unique, in-person experience that helps all involved find new ways to leverage laboratory science and technology in an effort to advance scientific exploration.

SLAS2013 SIG meeting dates and times currently scheduled are listed below. Individual SIG meeting abstracts and speaker details are available via the Event Scheduler.

  • Tuesday, January 15, 2013; 8-8:45 am
    • Informatics
    • LabwareLeachables
    • Microplate Standards
    • Technology Transfer and CRO/CMO Project Management
    • Women Professionals in Science and Technology
  • Wednesday, January 16, 2013; 8-9:15 am
    • ADMET
    • Automation Quality and Control
    • Phenotypic Drug Discovery
    • Screen Design and Assay Technology
  • Wednesday, January 16, 2013; 11:45 am-1:30 pm
    • Academic Drug Discovery
    • Drug Repurposing
    • Stem Cells
    • Sample Management
    • Standards Initiatives

Click here for details regarding active SLAS SIGs, including:

  • Academic Drug Discovery
  • ADMET
  • Automation Quality Control
  • Data and Image Analysis
  • Drug Repurposing
  • Informatics
  • NEW! LabwareLeachables
  • Microplate Standards
  • Sample Management
  • Screen Design and Assay Technology
  • NEW! Standards Initiatives
  • Stem Cells
  • NEW! Technology Transfer and CRO/CMO Project Management
  • NEW! Women Professionals in Science and Technology

Interested in starting a new SIG? Click here.

Read the ELN article: Birds of a Feather: SLAS Special Interest Groups