Society for Analytical Chemists
Pittcon 2012, March 11-15: It is warm in Florida, even in March. This, for sure, isn't the most important reason for Pittcon to choose Orlando again as venue for the 2012 event. But it is, indeed another good argument for attending the worlds' biggest annual conference and exhibition in the field of laboratory equipment and technology.
Pittcon will - like every year - showcase recent developments in the fields of chemistry, biology and the laboratory business. G.I.T. Laboratory Journal will have a look again at Pittcon and other events for relevant developments in science and instrumentation to keep our readers informed about new findings and technical innovations. Following the tradition of G.I.T. Laboratory Journal to be in touch with the community, its Editor-in-Chief, Dr.
Pittcon is the largest trade show and conference in the laboratory business. There is no other event in the world where more people working in laboratories meet and discuss. In contrast to other events Pittcon is non-commercial but uses its earnings completely to support the scientific community giving the attendees and exhibitors a platform to come together without a commercial background. Except 11 full time employees Pittcon is planned, organized and realized by volunteers. Nonetheless Pittcon improves its educational offerings from year to year. We talked to Annette S.