Learn how you can optimize your assay performance in Artel booth 1429

Show Description

The SLAS2020 Exhibition features hundreds of leading providers of life science discovery and technology products and services. Always a highly rated aspect of the SLAS event experience, the SLAS2020 Exhibition facilitates friendly, professional interaction among providers and product/technology users, allowing attendees to gather important information, make critical connections and be better prepared to help guide product decisions at their organizations. Event Website

Exhibition Hours

Monday, January 27, 10:00–6:00
Tuesday, January 28, 9:30–6:00
Wednesday, January 29, 9:00–1:00


San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA

SLAS Short Course

Liquid Handling Essentials: Optimizing Assay Performance Through Liquid Handling Management

This half-day course is designed to highlight and demonstrate important concepts that affect assay performance through management of your liquid handling. A strong focus will be on understanding the keys to optimizing your workflows, including liquid handling behavior characteristics, liquid classes, low volumes and method transfer. The course offers a balanced mix of engaging discussions and opportunities to apply the practical learned concepts to live systems. The course will have two offerings this year, a morning section and an afternoon section.

Date: Sunday, January 26
Times: Morning Course: 8:30-12:00, Afternoon Course: 1:00-4:30
Presenters: Nathaniel Hentz, PhD, Dana Campbell, Kaziya Lee, Artel
Room: 10

Artel Pipetting Challenge

Compete & Win a Prize

Pipetting Challenge

Great pipetting with multichannel pipettes can be tough. How good are you?

Test your pipetting skills – earn a gold, silver, or bronze medal and a chance to win an Apple Watch.


Exhibitor Tutorials

Choosing the Right Liquid Handler and Verifying its Performance

Date: Monday, January 27
Time: 12:30 – 1:15 (Lunch provide)
Room: 4
Presenter: Jason Graves, Senior Applications Scientist, Artel
What liquid handler is appropriate for your application?

The Key to Successfully Automating Your NGS Workflows

Date: Tuesday, January 28
Time: 12:30 – 1:45 (Lunch Provided)
Room: 11A
Presenters: Nathaniel Hentz, Director, Scientific Market Development, Artel, Joe Don Heath, VP Scientific Applications, Tecan
Focus: Increasing throughput, lowering costs and improving reproducibility

Poster Presentation

Understanding Sources of Assay Variability: The Key to Successfully Automation Optimization

Date: Tuesday, January 28
Time: 2:00 – 3:00
Author: Nathaniel Hentz, PhD
Poster Number: 1152-C