Midrand

Join us at our offices in Midrand on 18 or 19 October for any of the seminars featuring local and international speakers covering diverse topics in science.

See our equipment in action from over 15 international suppliers, and speak to our product specialists. In exposing knowledge, products and people we hope to bring you many possibilities.

 

 

 

DAY 1 – 18 October 2017 – Midrand

Fully Booked: 
09H00 – 10H00
– What, if any, impact will the revised ISO 17025 have for laboratories. Presented by Steve Sidney – National Laboratory Assoc.
– The Media frenzy – How Integra can make you enjoy media preparation. Presented by Hans Rudolph Merz – Integra Biosciences, Switzerland

10H30 – 11H30
– Good lab practises when working with centrifuge and Incubators. Presented by Goekhan Mutludag – Hettich, Germany
– Take the pH(ew) out of pH – Tips and tricks to make measuring pH a breeze. Presented by Liezl Wichmann – Labotec

12H00 – 13H00
– The first Freeze Dryer with unlimited capacity for continuous Freeze Drying. Save time and reduce costs with this all new and efficient system. Presented by Marco Meuri – Buchi, Switzerland
– Best possible steps to optimize your blood bag centrifugation. Presented by Goekhan Mutludag – Hettich, Germany

14H00 – 15H00
– The oxygen project – A talk on dissolved oxygen measurements in beer and wine. Presented by Liezl Wichmann – Labotec
– Equipment Qualification acc. to GAMP4/GAMP%. Presented by Michael Holzwarth – Weiss, Germany

15H30 – 16H00
– Micro Brewing. The art and Science of Crafting beer. Presented by Michael Biljon, Gilroys Brewery
– How to get the best results from your balance / weighing. Presented by Ireen Field – Welfields

DAY 2 – 19 October 2017 – Midrand

Fully Booked: 
09h00 – 09H30
– Dough rheology as a predictive tool for the baking industry. Presented by Theresa De Beer – Specialist Analyst SA Grain Lab

09H00 – 10H00

– Pipette like a pro – Tips and tricks on proper liquid handling techniques. Presented by Hans Rudolph Merz – Integra Biosciences, Switzerland

09H45 – 10H30
– Conducting business – conductivity measurements in the pharma industry and taking measurements in ultra-pure – and sea water explained. Presented by Liezl Wichmann – Labotec

10h30 – 11h30
– Using assisted reproduction technology (ART) to save endangered species. Presented by Dr Morne de la Rey – Embryo Plus

10H45 – 11H45
– Modern Stability Testing for Pharma and Biotech companies. Presented by Michael Holzwarth – Weiss, Germany

12H00 – 13H00
– Spray Drying in various applications from food, pharmacy till polymers – requirements, tips, tricks and possibilities. Presented by Marco Meuri – Buchi, Switzerland
– New findings in the dispersing technology. Production of ARTnanocrystals® & API´s made easy. Presented by Özcan Kumanova – Miccra, Germany

14H00 – 15H00
– The benefits of Genetic Screening tests and current Genotype trends. Presented by Bianca Sansom – Geneway
– Electronic Documentation according to FDA 21 CFR Part 11 and EU GMP Annex 11. Presented by Michael Holzwarth – Weiss, Germany

15H15 – 16H15
– How to overcome daily lab challenges related to water purity for chromatoraphy, cell culture & molecular biology. Presented by Natasha Malan – Labotec