PASG - Autumn Meeting,
Whittlebury Hall, Northampton
8-9th October 2007

New Directions - Science and Technology. Topics Include: Rapid LC, Raman Spectroscop, Mass Spec on a Chip.

There will be an exhibition by Rapid LC and other new technology manufacturers as well as a Poster Session. This is a joint conference with the Biopharm Subgroup.

Date: 8-9th October 2007
Location: Whittlebury Hall, Northampton

Application and Fees: On Monday or Tuesday without accommodation at 150.00 per person
On Monday & Tuesday without accommodation at 250 per person
With accommodation (Mon) at 390 per person

If accommodation is required on Sunday please contact the hotel directly.

Note: Dinner is included with accommodation on Monday

For Further Information: Please contact Michele Sahrle.

Monday, 8th October 2007
New Directions -Science and Technology
10:15 Registration and Coffee
10:30 Welcome by PASG Chairman
Gareth Pearce, MSD
Session 1:New Technology - Recent Advancements in Rapid LC (Chaired by Jay Makwana, Pfizer)
10:35 State of the art in separation sciences for pharmaceutical analysis.
Professor Pat Sandra, University of Ghent
11:15 UPLC as a high-throughput Technology for Biopharmaceuticals
Dr. Mara Rossi, MerckSerono
11:50 UHPLC in Pharmaceutical Development (and how to develop successful strategies for transfer of HPLC methods to UHPLC)
Dr Melissa Hanna-Brown, Pfizer Global R & D Sandwich
12:30 LUNCH
Session 2: New Technology - CE and Rapid HPLC (Chaired by Jayne James, Sanofi-Aventis)
13:30 Rapid HPLC - Real-life learnings and experiences from a cross company panel and morning speakers. This will be an interactive discussion forum.
Dr Melissa Hanna-Brown, et al
14:30 DeltaDot Capillary Electrophoresis
Dr. John Hassard, Deltadot Ltd
15:10 Rapid HPLC as an In-process Analysis tool
Dr Sophie Strickfuss, Merck Sharp & Dohme
15:40 COFFEE and Poster Session/ Sponsored Exhibition by Rapid LC manufacturers
16:30 PASG Committee Meeting
19:30 DINNER
Tuesday, 9th October 2007
New Directions - Science and Technology
08:55 Session 3: New Technology Chaired by Graham Clarke
09:00 Dramatic advances/developments in NMR with DNP: potential for pharmaceutical structure elucidation
Dr Adrian Davis, Pfizer Global R & D Sandwich, Feedback from the Genotox SubGroup
09:40 Multi-mode Optical Spectroscopy
Dr. Alex Drake, Kings College London
10:20 DESI/DART Mass Spectrometry
Anthony New, GlaxoSmithKline
10:50 COFFEE
11:10 Academic Presentations
11:10 LC method screening for the separation of surfactants employed as pharmaceutical excipients
Monica Dolci, Loughborough University
11:30 High Efficiency Semi-preparative Liquid Chromatography at Elevated Temperatures
Dr. Frederick Lynen, University of Ghent
11:50 PASG Annual Report/Sub-group Update Chairman
- Academic Liaison Subgroup Update
- Automation Subgroup Proposal
12:20 LUNCH
Session 4: New Technology (Chaired by Gareth Pearce, MSD)
13:30 LC-on-a-Chip
Gordon Ross, Agilent
14:10 2007: A Small Space Odyssey with luminescent Molecules
Prof. A.P. de Silva, Queen's University of Belfast
14:50 CrystalGEM: Rational Crystallisation Control and Screening
Prof George Tranter, Chiralabs
15:25 Chairman's Closing Remarks
15:30 End of meeting