16th Montreal Post-ASMS Symposium
Free-to-Attend Mass Spectrometry Users' Meeting
October 17, 2023 (Tuesday), from 3:00pm to 9:30pm
New Location! Hilton Garden Inn Montreal Midtown
Parallel Oral Sessions and Exhibition
Program Agenda
03:00 pm -
04:00 pm:
Registration & Welcome Refreshment Dinner Coffee and Tea and Cookies and Fruits
Parallel Session Before Dinner

Session 1A Chaired by Prof Stephane Bayen
(Westbury 2)
Session 1B Chaired by Prof Jeff Smith
(Westbury 1)
04:00 pm -
04:20 pm:
Prof. John Klassen, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
"Absolute Affinities from Quantitative Shotgun Glycomics Using Concentration-Independent (COIN) Native Mass Spectrometry"
Prof. Christoph Borchers, McGill University, Montreal, QC
"Absolute Quantitative Proteomics - Today and the Future"
04:20 pm -
04:40 pm:
Ms. Stephanie Savard, Laboratory of Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine, Montreal, QC
"Tackling Cannabinoids Ion Suppression Issues in Biological Matrices Using Chromatographic Tools"
Prof. Lekha Sleno, University of Quebec in Montreal, Montreal, QC
"A targeted workflow for investigating the tear proteome from healthy volunteers by LC-MS/MS"
04:40 pm -
05:00 pm:
Prof. Pierre Chaurand, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Spinal cord remodeling across six mouse mutant strains monitored by mass spectrometry imaging"
Prof. David Goodlett , University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C.
"Structural Elucidation of Lipopolysaccharides using Field Asymmetric Ion Mobility Spectrometry and Kendrick Mass Defect Plots"
05:00 pm -
05:20 pm:
Prof. Leonard Foster, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.
"An effective, deep, yet inexpensive mass spectrometry-based fingerprinting system for detecting fraudulent honey"
Prof. J. Rafael Montenegro Burke, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Mapping the human metabolome for functional metabolomics"
05:20 pm -
06:20 pm:
Networking Buffet DinnerDinner Good Food & Good Science!
Parallel Session After Dinner

Session 2A Chaired by Prof Lekha Sleno
(Westbury 2)
Session 2B Chaired by Prof Christoph Borchers
(Westbury 1)
06:20 pm -
06:40 pm:
Prof. Richard Oleschuk, Queen's University, Kingston, ON
"Plumb and Play, Modification of an Ambient Ionization Probe for Automated Sampling"
Prof. Derek Wilson, York University, Toronto, ON
"High throughput dynamic structural biology in therapeutics development and manufacturing"
06:40 pm -
07:00 pm:
Prof. Karen Waldron, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Profiling polyphenols in honeybee propolis"
Prof. Maxim Berezovski, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
"Proteomics of Extracellular Vesicles"
07:00 pm -
07:20 pm:
Prof. Dajana Vuckovic, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
"Expanding coverage and reproducibility of LC-MS lipidomics studies"
Prof. Jean-François Trempe, McGill University, Montreal, QC
"Measurement of protein turnover in models of Parkinson’s disease"
07:20 pm -
07:40 pm:
Dr. Alexandra Furtos, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"GC-MS method with reduced solvent consumption for Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers quantification in revalorized polymers"
Prof. Arash Zarrine-Afsar, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
"Integrated morphometric and molecular classification of central nervous system cancers using a unified platform with picosecond infrared laser mass spectrometry"
07:40 pm -
08:10 pm:
Networking Dessert Break Desserts Time for something sweet...
Plenary Session Finale

Session 3 Chaired by Prof Mathieu Lavallée-Adam
(Westbury 2)
08:10 pm -
08:30 pm:
Prof. Ken Yeung, Western University, London, ON
"MALDI MS Imaging of Small Neurochemicals in Rodent Brain Tissues with Two Complementary Matrices"
08:30 pm -
08:50 pm:
Prof. Pierre Thibault, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC
"Tumor antigens for cancer vaccines"
08:50 pm -
09:10 pm:
Prof. W. Scott Hopkins, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
"Coupling Ion Mobility Separation with Ion Trap Spectroscopy"
09:10 pm -
09:30 pm:
Prof. Jeff Smith, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
"Electrospray ionization forms alkylated ammonium species that interfere with lipidomics analyses"
09:30 pm:
Raffle TimeGiftCard3 Winners will be Drawn - Each Winner will Receive a VISA Gift Card of $100
Please make sure you drop your name card in the bowl at the registration desk.