Switzerland Events
Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 18, 2018

Join us at following trade shows and conferences and attend our seminars and workshops. Please click on the events below for more details and registration information.

For questions about these events or regarding your participation please contact us: Send an e-mail to events.ch@thermofisher.com or call 061 - 716 77 00.

Join this free workshop and hear about pharmaceutical impurities and associated regulations, analytical options for the identification, characterization and quantification of pharmaceutical impurities, and gain practical experiences and hear tips and ticks from our experts.


  • Overview an pharmaceutical impurities
  • Inorganic impurity analysis workflow
  • Organic impurity analysis workflow
  • Ion chromatography for the analysis of pharmaceutical impurities
  • Practical session on ibuprofen impurity analysis: Small groups at different stations in the lab (LC station with LC and UV, CAD and MS detection; ICP-MS; IC-MS) to investigate imourities in ibuprofen
  • Why use reference standards
  • Extractables and leachables
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In collaboration with LGC standards

Presentations will be in English.

Participation is free of charge. Registration is required. For questions about this event or regarding your registrations please email events.ch@thermofisher.com.

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Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 18, 2018
Hyperion Hotel Basel | Messeplatz 12, 4058 Basel, Switzerland

Join the annual Swiss LC-MS User Forum 2018!

Preliminary agenda

Time Topic
09:00 Registration and coffee
09:30 Welcome and introduction - Dr. Peter Sümmchen, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Dreieich, Germany
09:40 Generating customized spectral libraries for small molecule structure identification
Evaluation of Thermo Scientific Compound Discoverer 3.0 and Mass Frontier 8.0 beta software
Dr. Reinaldo Almeida, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR)
10:10 Considerations with HRAM in lipidomics - Prof. Thorsten Hornemann, University Hospital Zürich
10:40 Coffee break
11:10 MS2 field - Towards a transportable, fully automated HRMS platform - Michael Stravs, EAWAG Dübendorf
11:40 Bestimmung von Pestizidrückständen in Honig mittels HRAM - Dr. Nikos Agorastos, Labor der Urkantone
12:00 Nitrosamine in Nagellacken mittels High Resolution LC-MS(/MS) - Dr. Urs Hauri, Kantonales Labor Basel-Stadt
12:20 Lunch break
14:00 User presentation: Titel and speaker will be announced soon
14:30 Circulating extracellular vesicles in blood plasma: A long journey for non-biased, clinical relevant proteome data
PH Dr. Manfred Heller, Universität Bern
15:00 High-throughput absolute quantification of hundreds of plasma proteins using a Thermo Scientific TSQ Altis and Biognosys PQ500 kit
Dr. Claudia Escher, Biognosys AG
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Product update from the Tribrid platform: Thermo Scientific Orbitrap ID-X Tribrid mass spectrometer and Thermo Scientific FAIMS Pro interface - Vlad Zabrouskov, Thermo Fisher Scientific, San Jose CA, USA
16:50 Final remarks and farewell

Participation is free of charge. Registration is required.

Please register before Oct 14 by email to events.ch@thermofisher.com or call 061 - 716 77 00.

At this free ion chromatography focus seminar on carbohydrates analysis with HPAEC-IPAD we present following topics: 

  • Eluent preparation
  • Gradient elution
  • Column care and maintenance
  • Cell set-up and electrode selection
  • Sample preparation
  • Troubleshooting: How can the Thermo Scientific Chromeleon chromatography data system help?

The event starts at 9:00 and ends around 16:30. Event languagte is German. Participation is free of charge. Registration is required.

This event is fully booked.

Join this free event on suppression for ion chromatography focusing on following topics:

  • Theory of suppression
  • Suppressor selection
  • Cations with and without suppression
  • Thermo Scientific Chromeleon CDS and the regeneranting current
  • Troubleshooting

The event starts at 9:00 and ends around 16:30. Event language is German. Participation is free of charge. Registration is required.

This event is fully booked.

At this focus seminar we will give you insights to various detection techniques: 

  • Conductivity and amperometric detection
  • Charged aerosol detection
  • UV detection
  • Fluorescence and RI detection
  • ICP-MS and MS detection

The event starts at 9:00 and ends around 16:30. Event language is German. Participation is free of charge. Registration is required.

Fully booked.

See us also at these upcoming events

Stop by to speak with our specialists and discover how Thermo Scientific instruments and solutions can help you meet your analytical challenges.

Event Dates  Location
  22ème Journéees Scientifiques ccCTA   13-14 September 2018   Les Diablerets
  ILMAC Lausanne   3-4 October 2018   Lausanne
  International Chromeleon CDS Symposium ICS 2018   15-17 October 2018   Nice, France
  International Symposium on Persistant Toxic Substances ISPTS 2018   6-9 November 2018     Basel
  General Assembly of the Swiss Metabolomics Society   14 November 2018   Bern

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