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What is the INTour?

The 2013 INspiring INnovation Tour is an amazing opportunity to learn about new applications and technologies in your specific area of work. Last year over 1100 scientists and researchers participated in these information-filled days. Your registration includes:

  • Admittance to new, multi-track sessions led by industry experts and PerkinElmer scientists
  • Continental breakfast, lunch and breaks throughout the day
  • PerkinElmer INspiring INnovation T-shirt
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Access to our INnovation Hub – meet laboratory services personnel, chat one-on-one with application specialists, and get hands-on with the latest technologies:

PinAAcle™ 900 AA
Optima™ 8300 -ICP-OES
AxION® Direct Sample Analysis
Clarus™ 680 GC
Clarus™ SQ8 GC/MS
Flexar® SQ 300 MS for LC

Spectrum™ Two IR
Frontier™ FT-IR
Spotlight™ 400
DSC 8500 with Autosampler
Software Stations
OneSource™ Instrument Services

Call for Presentations

PerkinElmer is inviting all scientists to submit presentations for consideration for our 2013 INTour. It's your chance to share your ideas and experiences with others in the industry and to be recognized as an innovative leader in your field.

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PerkinElmer is making a difference by supporting local and national charities, with many that focus on science and math education. Donations from the INTour in Austin will go to the Ronald McDonald House of Austin and Central Texas. Their mission is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well being of children and their families.

INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Austin


Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (CST)

INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Austin

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Event Details

Join us for an analytical science event that features industry experts, networking opportunities and PerkinElmer Product Specialists. In addition, you'll have access to our exclusive INnovation Hub that features our portfolio of analytical instruments and services.


Featured Guest Speakers in Austin 

    Erica Cahoon, Ph.D., High Purity Standards
 Rodrigo Devivar, Ph.D., NASA

    John Duvall-Jisha, Bioo Scientific 
    Carol Meyer, Orsat 
    Stephen Wesson, CDS Analytical  



INsight Track
INnovation Track
8:00 AM
Check-IN / INnovation Hub Opens
8:45 AM
Welcome and Introductions - INnovation Hub
9:15 AM Thermal Approaches for Chemical Characterization of Materials

Guest Presenter:  Rodrigo Devivar, Ph.D., NASA
Single Particle ICP-MS, Pushing the Frontier in Nanomaterials Trace Metals Analysis

9:50 AM Soil Vapor and Air Samples: Extend the Hydrocarbon Range on ATD/GC/MS with Novel ATD Tube Design   Turning Data into Knowledge - Using Spotfire to get the most out of our LIMS
10:20 AM
Break - INnovation Hub
10:50 AM Thermal Sampling Techniques for GC/MS

Guest Presenter: Stephen Wesson, CDS Analytical 
Defect Analysis in Polymer Materials: Where Art
Meets Science
11:20 AM

ICP-MS Analysis of Challenging Environmental Samples Made Easy 



Be part of the solution, not part of the precipitate: good laboratory practices

Guest Presenter: Erica Cahoon, High Purity Standards 

12:00 PM
Lunch - INnovation Hub
1:00 PM

AutoGC – Continuous Ambient Monitoring of HRVOC’s in Texas

Guest Presenter: Carol Meyer, Orsat 

Food Adulteration Analysis using Direct Sample Analysis/Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry 
1:35 PM Integrating Spheres: The Swiss Army Knife of UV/Vis/NIR Spectroscopy  Use of AflaPure Aflatoxin Immunoaffinity Cleanup Columns with Perkin Elmer HPLC for the Determination of Aflatoxins in Food and Spice Samples  

Guest Presenter: John Duvall-Jisha, Bioo Scientific 
2:15 PM Screening & Confirmation Workflow of Drugs of Abuse, Cathinones and Other Illicit Drugs by Direct Sample Analysis TOF MS    Headspace Technology for GC and GCMS– Features, Benefits & Applications 
3:30 PM
INnovation Hub Closes

Agenda is subject to change

Have questions about INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Austin? Contact PerkinElmer

When & Where

Renaissance Austin Hotel

9721 Arboretum Boulevard
Austin, TX 78759

Thursday, November 7, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (CST)

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