Extraction and Analytical Testing Symposium


  • Overview
  • Venue
Date(s): 14 November 2017
Time: 8:15 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Language: English

Considerations for operating a profitable extraction and analytical testing lab are numerous. Laws and regulations are sure to be in play for the foreseeable future; technology is always changing; and, of course, there’s the constant pressure to increase profitability in this dynamic marketplace.

Come to the Waters Symposium on Extraction and Analytical Testing to network with growers, manufacturers, laboratory technicians, and dispensaries. During this Symposium you will have the opportunity to learn the latest on:

Analytical and extraction technologies
How to successfully test for pesticides and mycotoxins
Current challenges in quality testing
The importance of analytical testing
Best practices in quality control and traceability
Tips and tricks from Waters application specialists and product managers
Analytical testing for the botanical industry focused on consumer safety vs. regulatory requirements

Preliminary Agenda Includes Presentations By:

Dr. Christopher Hudalla, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, ProVerde Laboratories
Shawn Helmueller, Ph.D., Applications Chemist, Waters Corp. Catharine Layton, Ph.D., Sr.
Eric Kawka, MA, Director of Operations, PhytoScience Institute
Catharine Layton, Ph.D., Sr. Technical Application Chemist, Waters Corp.
John A. MacKay, Ph.D., CEO, Synergistic Technologies Associates, LLC