Luncheons (12:30-13:20)

Please register to either symposia each day through the registration system. Lunch boxes will be supplied by the vendors only for delegates registered for these symposia. The organizers will not supply lunch to delegates who have not registered for the symposia.

23rd June

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Dai-ichi Tsuru

GC-TOF-MS-based metabolomics for plant science ‒ from starting up of the analytical pipeline to carrying out metabolite profiling

Miyako Kusano


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Marica Hall

Large-scale Computational and Empirical Annotation of the Medicago Metabolome using UHPLC-MS-SPE-NMR

Lloyd W. Sumner

Noble Foundation

Assure-RMS: A suite of tools for targeted and non-targeted NMR-based analysis in automation

Michelle Markus

Bruker Biospin, Billerica

Bodyfluid-NMR with IVDr systems

Claire Cannet

Bruker Biospin, Rheinstetten

24th June


Dai-ichi Tsuru

Advances in Instrumentation and Software For Pathway Informed Metabolomics and Integrated Biology Analysis

Theodore Sana

PhD, Integrated Metabolomics Program Manager

Untargeted Metabolomics Study of the Plant-Pathogenic Fungus Magnaporthe oryzae by GC x GC x QTOFMS

Sofia Aronova

Senior GC/ Q-TOF Applications Specialist

Using KEGG Pathways to Visualize Meaningful Biological Correlations with LC/MS Datasets

Dan Cuthbertson

PhD, Software Application Engineer


Marica Hall

Metabolome analysis for discovering biomarkers of cancers.

Masaru Yoshida

Kobe University

25th June


Dai-ichi Tsuru

Using SWATH mode analysis in metabolomics: the advantage of mass spectral deconvolution of high-resolution MS data

Oliver Fiehn

University of California, Davis


Marica Hall

C-SCOPE: A Quantitative Energy Metabolism Analysis Package for Cells and Tissues

Kenjiro Kami

Human Metabolome Technologies, Inc.

26th June

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See evening session below

Dai-ichi Tsuru

Transforming Metabolomics Research Using Orbitrap Based LCMS Platforms

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Marica Hall

Metabolomics: from Biomarker Discovery to Molecular Epidemiology

UPLC-TOF/MS Based Metabolic Profiling for Biomarker Research in Human Plasma

Daisuke Saigusa

Tohoku University

Achieving large scale analysis of complex biofluids

Matthew R. Lewis

Imperial College, London

Evening Sessions (17:00-18:20)

24th June

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Dai-ichi Tsuru

1. "Advantages of Capillary Ion Chromatography Coupled with High Resolution Accurate Mass MS to Profile Anionic Polar Metabolites"
2. "Advances in Current Metabolomics Software Offerings: SIEVE, m/z Cloud, and Thermo Scientific™ Compound Discoverer™ software"
3. "Fingerprinting Triacylglycerols in Seed Oils using Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry and Thermo Scientific™ LipidSearch™ Software"

Mixer session (with alcoholic refreshments and snacks), ending with "Kagami Biraki", a Japanese traditional ceremony


25th June


Marica Hall

(Refreshments are served)

17:00-17:20 Opening and Introduction

17:20-17:50 CESI-MS, an exciting new tool for the analysis of small charged and polar molecules from the cationic metabolome John C. Hudson (University of Regina, Canada)

17:50-18:20 MRM-DIAL: software solution for quantitative metabolomics by means of SWATH technology Hiroshi Tsugawa (RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan

  • Agilent Technologies
  • Bruker Corporation
  • Human Metabolome Technologies
  • LECO Corporation
  • Shimadzu Corporation
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
  • Waters Corporation