7th Vancouver Post-ASMS Mass Spec Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 19, 2017 (Thursday), from 3pm to 9pm
Hilton Vancouver Metrotown
Oral Sessions and Exhibition

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Program Agenda
03:00pm-03:40pm: Registration and Welcome Refreshment
Oral Session 1 - Chair: Prof. Christoph Borchers

03:40pm-04:00pm: Dr. Luis Sojo, Xenon Pharmaceuticals, Burnaby, BC
"Proteomic and Functional Characterization of Stably Transfected Human Breast Cancer Resistance Protein (BCRP-1/ABCG2) expressed in MDCKII Cells"
04:00pm-04:20pm: Prof. Oleg Krokhin, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
"Peptide retention time prediction and separation orthogonality in 2D LC-MS systems for bottom-up proteomics: (high pH RP / HILIC / SCX) x low pH RP"
04:20pm-04:40pm: Dr. Terry Obal, Maxxam Analytics, Toronto, ON
"Applications of Mass Spectrometry in Environmental Forensics"
04:40pm-05:00pm: Prof. Pierre Thibault, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Gas phase ion fractionation extends protein detection beyond current boundaries"
05:00pm-06:00pm: Networking Hot Buffet Dinner Dinner Good Food & Good Science!
Oral Session 2 - Chair: Prof. Bingyun Sun

06:00pm-06:20pm: Prof. Rebecca Jockusch, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Making ions shine with mass spectrometry and UV/vis spectroscopy: powerful potential and potential pitfalls"
06:20pm-06:40pm: Prof. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"Project Julienne: Extreme GeLC-MS for improved proteome coverage and identification of alternative spliceoforms"
06:40pm-07:00pm: Prof. Demian Ifa, York University, Toronto, ON
"Applications of desorption electrospray ionisation imaging mass spectrometry (DESI-IMS) to forensics and natural products"
07:00pm-07:20pm: Prof. Christoph Borchers, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC / McGill University, Montreal, QC
"Multiplex MRM-assays to quantify 500 plasma proteins for molecular phenotyping of mouse strains"
07:20pm-07:50pm: Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet!
Oral Session 3 - Chair: Prof. Christoph Borchers

07:50pm-08:10pm: Prof. Thibault Mayor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"Stressed Proteomes Scrutinized by Mass Spectrometry"
08:10pm-08:30pm: Dr. Luca Genovesi, Biotrial Bioanalytical Services, Montreal, QC
"All the things you need to know before quantitainting pegylated proteins"
08:30pm-08:50pm: Prof. Jun Han, UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre, Victoria, BC
"Short-term Stabilities of Amino Acids and Carnitines in Dried Blood Spots under Stressed Environmental Conditions"
08:50pm-09:10pm: Dr. Rob O'Brien, Supra THC Services / Valens AgriTech, Kelowna, BC
"The role of Mass Spectrometry in the evolving Cannabis Sector"
And Finale of the Evening - Raffle TimeGiftCard3 Winners will be Drawn, and Each Winner will Receive a Best Buy Gift Card of $100
Please make sure you drop your business card in the box at the registration desk. If you don't have a business card, we will have the name card available for you to write your name.