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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.

To learn more, go to: www.perkinelmer.com/intourcfp

Making a Difference:

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 Walnut Creek will go to California Academy of Science


INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Walnut Creek


Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PST)

INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Walnut Creek

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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.



INsight Track

                           INnovation Track

8:00 AM

Check-In / INnovation Hub Opens

8:45 AM

Welcome & Introductions: INnovation Hub

9:15 AM

What's in Your Extra Virgin Olive Oil?
Guest Presenter: Selina Wang, UC Davis Olive Oil Center

Single Particle ICP-MS, Pushing the Frontier in Nanomaterials Trace Metals Analysis
Presented by: Chady Stephan, PerkinElmer

9:50 AM

Screening of 130 pesticides in lettuce using LC/Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry, Presented by: Charlie Schmidt, PerkinElmer

Faster, Better AND Cheaper – Improved Laboratory Efficiency using FAST Technology
Guest Presenter:
Michael McColm , Fresno Wastewater Treatment Plant

10:20-10:50 AM

Break / INnovation Hub

10:50 AM

Spectral Instruments Used in the Evaluation of Optical Interference Coatings
Guest Presenter: John Reinecke, JDSU

Use of ICP-MS for USP <232> and <2232> Laboratory Compliance
Presented by: Mark Parman, PerkinElmer

11:20 AM

Proper FTIR (MIR) Technique for Dietary Ingredient Identity: Avoiding FDA 483’s in Your Identity Program
Guest Presenter: James Neal-Kababick, Flora Research Laboratories

Screening & Confirmation Workflow of Drugs of Abuse, Cathinones and Other Illicit Drugs by Direct Sample Analysis TOF MS, Presented by: Charlie Schmidt, PerkinElmer

12:00-1:00 PM

Lunch / INnovation Hub

1:00 PM

Failure Analysis in Polymer Materials
Presented by: Jun Wang, PerkinElmer

Fully Automated Trace Metal Determinations in Seawater Samples by Preconcentration/Matrix Elimination with ICPMS Detection
Guest Presenter: Andrew Kavan, Elemental Scientific

1:35 PM

In Vitro UV/Visible Spectroscopy of Elastic Scattering Sunscreens and Cosmetics: Characterizing Nanoparticles in Sunscreen and Cosmetic Formulations
Presented by: John Birtles, PerkinElmer

Practical Ideas to Improve Overall Lab Efficiency, Presented by: Jay Wales, PerkinElmer

2:15 PM

ATR Imaging for Analysis of Paint Chips
Presented by: Sam White, PerkinElmer

Chemistry of Beer
Guest Presenter: Charles W. Bamforth, Anheuser-Busch Endowed Professor of Malting and Brewing Sciences

3:30 PM

INnovation Hub Closes


Note: Presentation titles subject to change.

Have questions about INspiring INnovation Tour 2013 - Walnut Creek? Contact PerkinElmer

When & Where

Walnut Creek Marriott
2355 North Main Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PST)

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