PITTCON, the largest annual conference and exhibition dedicated to laboratory science, is coming to Chicago in 2014. The conference will take place from Sunday March 2nd – Thursday March 6th at McCormick Place. Chicago provides the perfect scene for the conference, as it has over 800 biotechnology companies, numerous technology parks, key R&D facilities and cutting edge nano-technology centers.
What PITTCON 2014 Has To Offer
PITTCON attracts over 20,000 conferees from 90 countries to evaluate new products, purchase new equipment, network and drive new business. Why do they attend PITTCON? The industry leading conference affords attendees the opportunity to get a first hand look at the latest game changing research, products and services. Attendees can participate in live equipment demonstrations and ask the technical leaders in each sector the questions they want answered. Attendees will also benefit from exclusive onsite discounts. If you wish to attend PITTCON 2014 simply register at pittcon.org
Technical Programs And Short Courses
Attendees to PITTCON can participate in over 2,000 technical presentations. The lead presentation, the Wallace H. Coulter lecture, will be presented by Dr. Steven A. Carr’s on March 2nd. Dr. Carr will speak on “Quantitative Proteomics in Biology, Chemistry and Medicine.” Dr Carr has been internationally recognized as the leader in this area for numerous years so ensure it is on your agenda builder while at PITCONN 2014.
Attendees can also avail of low cost skill building short courses for laboratory professionals looking to up skill in a particular area or enter new disciplines.
Leaders in their respective field will present each course. The cost, length and skill level of each course will vary. All attendees who take three short courses will receive free conference registration. For more information on taking a short course, visit the short course section of the PITTCON website.
A McCormick Place Hotel For PITTCON 2014
Spacious and comfortable rooms at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel provide the perfect accommodation for attendees, exhibitors, and lecturers of PITTCON 2014. Conveniently located only 5 minutes away from McCormick Place, our guests will enjoy the shortest of commutes to & from the conference.
Guests of the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel can also take advantage of free hotel parking and a free shuttle service to & from McCormick place which will save you at least $50 per day. With complimentary WIFI, in-room work spaces, and 24-hour front desk services; our Chicago hotel offers the ideal accommodation for the 2014 PITTCON conference.