LRIG Canada Spring into Summer Event 2023

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LRIG Canada Spring into Summer Event 2023

The LRIG Canada Spring into Summer 2023 event will take place on Wednesday June 21 at the University of Montreal, QC.

By LRIG Canada

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, June 21 · 12 - 5pm EDT


IRIC - Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer 2940 Chemin de Polytechnique Montréal, QC H3T 1J4 Canada


12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Social lunch

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Concordia Genome Foundry: a Core Facility to Scale your Science, not your Lab

Nicholas Gold

Nicholas is a Genome Foundry Platform Coordinator at Concordia University (

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Microfluidic Applications for Advancing and Automating Synthetic Biology

Samuel Little

Samuel is a PhD candidate at Concordia University and the winner of the 2023 SLAS Student Poster Award (

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Coffee break

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

The Second Coming of Cobots and Collaborative Automation

Mike Ouren

Arguably cobots have been on the market with wide availability for about 10 years, but have they achieved a new level of automation or have they just been “easier to use” versions of traditional robo...

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Networking and Vendor Exhibition

About this event

  • 5 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

The LRIG Canada Spring into Summer 2023 event will take place on Wednesday June 21 at IRIC, in the Agora Morris-et-Rosalind-Goodman, on the University of Montreal campus from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Box lunch will be served and the meeting will provide a wonderful networking opportunity for area scientists and engineers to connect and share ideas.

  • Attendee Check-in begins: 12:00 PM
  • Lunch: 12:00 PM -1:00 PM
  • Presentations: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
  • Networking and Vendor Exhibition: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

For online attendance of the event, please register here.

LRIG Canada would like to thank:

Our Gold Sponsor

Our Silver Sponsors

The participating vendors (as of June 3)

Beckman Coulter
Dynamic Devices
Fisher Scientific/Agilent (shared table)
Next Advance
Omni Intl.
Thermo Fisher Scientific

About the organizer

Organized by
LRIG Canada