Thermo Fisher Scientific Launch2018 - Australia & New Zealand

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Launch2018 - Australia - New Zealand

Launch2018 is a four-day User Group Meeting (UGM) filled with information, education and fun, designed for Thermo Fisher™ SampleManager LIMS Software customers. The event will include an introduction to the Thermo Fisher™ Platform for Science™ Software.

Launch2018 provides the opportunity to:

  • Discover how leading companies are using our products to accelerate their sceintific discoveries and drive laboratory productivity.

  • Learn about our recent product innovations and our future development plans.

  • Network with your peers and Thermo Fisher team members.

  • Identify best practices for software deployments across a wide range of industries.

The event will be broken down into two sessions:

October 30-31, 2018

  • General Session, Customer Presentations, Product Roadmap and Strategy

November 1-2 , 2018

  • Thermo Fisher™ SampleManager LIMS™ Software Workflow Training

  • Thermo Fisher™ SampleManager LIMS™ Software SQC & Report Designer Training

Gerenal Session Agenda:

Tuesday 30 October (9 am - 5:30 pm)

9:00-9:15 Welcome to Launch2018

9:15-9:45 Thermo Fisher Business Review

9:45-10:30 SampleManager LIMS: Today and to the Future - Take a look at the latest versions of the world's most deployed LIMS, and find out what's next for SampleManager.

10:30-10:45 Group Activity

10:45-11:15 Morning Break

11:15-11:45 SampleManager LIMS 12.2 User Features - Part 1 - This talk will cover end user features that will be delivered in the 12.2 release.

11:45-12:15 Mobile 3.0 - How to use our SampleManager Mobile App to speed up your lab.

12:15-1:15 Lunch

1:15-1:45 Customer Talk

1:45-2:15 SampleManager LIMS 12.2 User Features - Part 2 - This talk will be a continuation of the end user features coming in the 12.2 release.

2:15-2:45 Customer Talk

2:45-3:15 Afternoon Break

3:15-3:45 Customer Talk

3:45-4:15 SampleManager LIMS Tips and Tricks - The team will share a selection of their favourite tips and tricks and we will open the floor to the customers to share their favourites.

4:15-4:40 Wrap up

4:40-5:30 Training attendees only - training readiness check

6:30-9:00 Group Dinner

Wednesday 31 October (9 am - 4:45 pm)

9:00-9:45 What's new in SampleManager SDMS 12.2 (Data Manager 5.2) - The latest version of SampleManager SDMS includes new features that allow for tighter connections to the LIMS data. Find out how in this talk.

9:45-10:15 New System Admin and Configuration Features - The 12.2 release includes a number of new capabilities for system administration and configuration. This talk will provide information on what's coming.

10:15-10:45 Change Management - Managing change and migrating data across multiple environments.

10:45-11:00 Group photo

11:00-11:30 Morning Break

11:30-12:00 Customer Talk

12:00-12:30 SampleManager Statistical Quality Charts

12:30-1:00 Customer Talk

1:00-2:00 Lunch

2:00-2:30 Certificates - Do you need to generate Certificates of Quality / Analysis? This talk will give details on how the 12.2 release can produce Certificates that meet your varying needs.

2:30-3:00 Customer Talk

3:00-3:30 Afternoon Break

3:30-4:00 Working with 2D and QR Codes - Creating and using multi-dimensional barcodes within SampleManager to improve lab efficiencies.

4:00-4:30 Retention Samples

4:30-4:45 Wrap up

Hotel Information:

The event will take place at the Peppers Soul hotel on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Please download the following form to book your hotel: Peppers Soul Hotel Booking Form.

If you are interested in presenting at Launch2018, the deadline for abstract submissions is July 31, 2018.

For further information about the event, please email

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