Waters Sweden Grand Opening - Scientific Symposium


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Date(s): October 2, 2019
Time: 13:00 - 18:00
Location: Biomedicum – Biomedicum 1, Karolinska Institutet
Language: English

Waters head office in Sweden at Campus Solna

Waters’ Swedish head office moving to Campus Solna - Grand Opening Symposium on October 2nd, 2019


As part of our strategic effort to provide our customers with innovation in research and analytical measurement technologies, we, Waters, the world’s leading specialty measurement company, proudly announce our Swedish head office moving to Campus Solna. The new office and designed laboratory will be situated in the House of Innovations, located in the centre of Campus Solna next to Karolinska Institutet - a world leading medical university, Karolinska University Hospital – one of the world´s most advanced hospitals, and the Nobel Forum.
 

Registrations for the event are now closed.

 

Bringing the best to our customers with the vision to significantly improve human health

This long-term strategic ambition from us will create new opportunities and choices, and provide our customers with easier access to knowledge, expertise, competences and capabilities, with the vision to significantly contribute to the improvement of human health.

"This is a strategic initiative in line with our ambition to establish close relationships with the scientific community and our customers in the life science industry. Being close to a world leading medical university, Karolinska Institutet, and one of the world's most advanced hospitals, Karolinska University Hospital, Campus Solna will be a perfect base for our Swedish business. We look forward to moving to an area with such a long history of innovation and a strong connection to Sweden's tradition as one of the world's leading nations in medical research", says James Hallam, Vice President EMEA and India at Waters.

 

 

Waters Grand Opening Scientific Symposium on October 2nd, 2019

We will hold a Grand Opening Symposium on October 2nd, 2019, a unique opportunity to listen to Ole Petter Ottersen, President of Karolinska Institutet, Hans Möller, CEO Karolinska Institutet Holding AB, Chris O´Connell, Waters CEO and other key speakers about the importance of in-depth collaboration between academia, pharmaceutical industry and instrument manufacturers in the field of medicinal research.

This symposium will also give you an overview how Karolinska Institutet together with Akademiska Hus are developing Campus Solna to stimulate the growth of existing Start Up companies as well as helping scientists to turn their scientific findings into profitable companies.

 

Registrations for this event are now closed.

  

scientists working in Waters lab on Waters Acquity

 

A closer collaboration between business and academia to enable research and innovations to grow successfully

"Constructive collaboration between business and academia is an absolute key to enable research and innovations to grow successfully. Waters has a long tradition of supporting research through technological innovation and we look forward to collaborate with them going forward", says Hans Möller CEO at Karolinska Institutet Holding.

"The House of Innovations is a new and unique concept which we think will be a good complement to the existing activities and businesses at Campus Solna. We are very happy to welcome Waters with their unique competence, as a tenant" says Magnus Huss, Director of Business Development at Akademiska Hus. "We hope that Waters will contribute to the attraction of Campus Solna and the House of Innovations together with other interesting companies that are about to move in”.

 

scientists working in Waters lab on Waters Acquity

Waters' OpenAcces Lab: an asset for students, scientists and startup companies

We will make available in its new facility an OpenAccess Lab, designed to provide students, scientists and startup companies with the experienced technical staff and easy-to-use automation infrastructure for Waters LC and LC/MS instrumentation. This lab gives a fast and direct access to laboratory space, a broad selection of instruments and specialized supporting staff without large investments. A wonderful asset in line with our strategy to ease access to knowledge, expertise and capabilities.

 

We are moving in to our custom designed laboratory and office facilities on September 2nd, 2019. The major part of the office is a state-of-the-art demo lab equipped with Waters LC and LC/MS instrumentation. The Grand Opening Symposium will end by inviting delegates to a tour in Waters’ new OpenAccess Lab in the House of Innovation where details about the possibilities to access our instruments will be presented.

 

Waters' Grand Opening Symposium and OpenAccess Lab Tour

Wednesday October 2nd, 2019
13:00 – 18:00
Karolinska Institutet – Biomedicum, seminar room Biomedicum 1

For any further information please contact Per Ragneborn