List of Confirmed Invited Speakers



Nancy Allbritton

University of North Carolina

Micro-Separations for Single-Cell Diagnostics in Clinical Medicine


Daniel Armstrong

University of Texas-Arlington

Practice and Ramifications of Ultrafast LC and SFC



Zongwei Cai

Hong Kong Baptist University

Mass Spectrometry-based Metabolomics and Imaging Analysis in Research of Environmental Toxicology


Yi Chen

Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Clinic Applications of Capillary Electrophoresis


R. Graham Cooks

Purdue University

Mass Spectrometry: With Chromatography and Without


Oluwatosin Dada

Seattle Genetics, Inc.

  Capillary Electrophoresis with Mass Spectrometry: A Powerful Tool for Characterization of Antibody-Drug Conjugates 


Gert Desmet

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Recent Advances in the Fabrication and Use of Perfectly Ordered Chromatographic Media


Simone Dimartino

University of Edinburgh

3D Print Your Own Chromatography Column


Qun Fang

Zhejiang University

Single Cell Analysis with Droplet-based Microfluidic Technique


Patrick Faustino

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Innovation, Advanced Analytics and Regulatory Science


Attila Felinger

University of Pecs

Reversed Flow Liquid Chromatography



Joseph Foley

Drexel University

Simultaneous Separation of Small Interfering RNA and Lipids by Ion-pair Reversed-phase Liquid Chromatography


Frantisek Foret

Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Analytical Chemistry

Displacement Electrophoresis for Large Volume DNA Concentration


Xiaoyi Gong


Emerging Needs in Pharmaceutical Research, Development and Commercialization – the Challenges, and Opportunities to Analytical Chemistry 


James Grinias

Rowan University

Increasing Throughput for Pharmacopeial Monographs using UHPLC


Fabrice Gritti

Waters Corporation

Performance Optimization of High Speed Gradient Liquid Chromatography: How to Cope with Frit and Post-column Dispersion?



Kenji Hamase

Kyushu University

Three-Dimensional Chiral HPLC Analysis of Amino Acids and Related Compounds in Complex Biological Matrices including Human Clinical Samples


Lisa Holland

West Virginia University

A New Paradigm in Glycan Analyses: Integrating Enzymes and Lectins with Capillary Electrophoresis


Gerard Hopfgartner

University of Geneva

Automated Chemical Derivatization Approaches Combined to Liquid Chromatography and High Resolution Mass Spectrometry to Enhance Metabolite Coverage


Guibin Jiang

Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences

Identification of New Environmental Contaminants by HPLC Coupled with Mass Spectrometry




Jingwu Kang

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry

Separation of Chiral Drugs with Multi-Chiral Centers by Capillary Electrophoresis and Two Dimensional Liquid Chromatography


John Kauffman


Improving HPLC Performance with DOE Methodology



Robert Kennedy

University of Michigan

Nanoscale Sampling Coupled to LC-MS/MS for High Resolution Exploration of Brain Chemistry 


Sergey Krylov

York University

Longitudinal Separation by Transverse Diffusion in Laminar Pipe Flow (LSTDLPF): An Accurate Approach for Finding Equilibrium Constants of Protein-Small Molecule Binding 


Archana Kumar


Oxidative Degradation in Pharmaceuticals: Mechanism and Stabilization of Spray Dried Amorphous Drug - A Case Study


Matthew Lauber

Waters Corporation

A Novel Phenyl-based RPLC Stationary Phase for High Throughput, High Resolution Characterization of Protein Therapeutics


Milton Lee

Brigham Young University

Nanoflow LC using Serial Columns and Detectors



Gongke Li

Sun Yat-Sen University

Field-assisted Online Sample Preparation Methods for Solid Sample Analysis



Xing-Fang Li

University of Alberta

Integrated Chromatography with Mass Separation Power for Discovery of Peptides and Halogenated Peptides in Water


Bifeng Liu

Huangzhong University of Science and Technology

Microfluidic Chip towards Exosomes Analysis and Applications in Biomedicine


Huwei Liu

Peking University

Lipidomics Analysis of Clinical Samples by 2D LC-MS/MS


Zhen Liu

Nanjing University

Probing Signaling Pathway Proteins of Apoptosis at the Single Cell Level via Plasmonic Immunosandwich Assay


Susan Lunte

University of Kansas

Microchip Electrophoresis Methods for Monitoring Biomarkers of Oxidative Stress In vivo and In vitro


Bassam Nakhle


The Successes and Challenges of Implementing Chromatography-based PAT for Enhanced Process Control in Biotherapeutic


Peter Nemes

University of Maryland

Recent Advances in Capillary Electrophoresis Enabling Single-cell Mass Spectrometry



Janusz Pawliszyn

University of Waterloo

In-vivo SPME with Matrix Compatible Coatings Coupled to LC/MS and Directly to MS


Joseph Pesek

San Jose State University

Silica Hydride HPLC Columns: A Modern Approach to Sample Analysis



Bob Pirok

University of Amsterdam

The MANIAC Way: Realizing ‘Impossible’ Two-Dimensional LC Combinations


Christopher Pohl

Thermo Fisher Scientific

High pH Anion Exchange Separation of Carbohydrates: Past, Present and Future


Erik Regalado


The Emergence of Fit-for-Purpose and Universal Chromatographic Methods in Pharmaceutical Research and Development


Fred Regnier

Purdue University

Kinetic Immunoaffinity Chromatography of Proteoforms


Douglas Richardson

Merck Research Labs

PAT for Continuous Manufacturing of Biologics: Advances with On-line LC


Susan Richardson

University of South Carolina

Emerging Environmental Contaminants: State of the Art in Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry


Alexandra Ros

Arizona State University

Non-intuitive Separation Schemes for Nanometer-sized Particles and Subcellular Organelles


Koen Sandra

Research Institute for Chromatography

Advances in the Analysis of Monoclonal Antibodies, Antibody-Drug Conjugates and Therapeutic Proteins


Peter Schoenmakers

University of Amsterdam

High-resolution Multi-dimensional Liquid Chromatography



Mark Schure

Kroungold Analytical

Looking for Biomarkers with Finite Detection Limits using a Statistical Approach


Zachary Schultz

Ohio State University

Online SERS Detection for Chemical Separations


Dwight Stoll

Gustavus Adolphus College

New Directions in the use of Two-Dimensional Liquid Chromatography for Deep and Efficient Characterization of Therapeutic Proteins


Liangliang Sun

Michigan State University

Deep and High Sensitive Top-down Proteomics using Capillary Zone Electrophoresis-Tandem Mass Spectrometry



Jonathan Sweedler

University of Illinois

Single Cell Multi-omics: Measuring the Peptides, Metabolites and Transcripts from the Same Cell


 Zoltan Takats

Imperial College of London

Ambient Ionization Mass Spectrometry - Can We Really Live without Sample Preparation?


Elyse Towns


Monitoring Drug Substance in Continuous Manufacturing Processes at GSK with Online UPLC


Bhargavi Vermulapalli


Assessing the Level of Mis-pairing in Asymmetric Bispecific Antibody by Hydrophobic Interaction Chromatography



Richard Verseput

S-Matrix Corporation

Adapting QbD Best Practices to LC Method Development


Karen Waldron

University of Montreal

Evaluation of a Novel Bimodal Stationary Phase based on Cholic Acid Oligomers that form Self-invertible Molecular Pockets


Hailin Wang

Chinese Academy of Sciences

Sensitive DNA Demethylation Analysis and Its Applications in Environmental Toxicology


Ta-Chen Wei

Agilent Technologies

One-Fits-All HPLC Column: Synthesis of Superficially Porous Particles with Dual Pore Structure



Ronghu Wu

Georgia Tech

Effective Chemical and Enzymatic Methods to Separate Glycoproteins for MS Analysis


April Xu


Approaches to Characterization of Antibody Drug Conjugates from Different Conjugation Platforms


Guowang Xu

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

Molecular Structure Directed LC-MS Method Development for the Depth Coverage of Metabolome


Gang Xue


Real Time Online Chromatography Monitoring of Product Quality Attributes for Biologics Continuous Manufacturing Process


John Yates

The Scripps Research Institute

Molecular Painting of the Proteome



Mingliang Ye

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics

New Chromatographic Methods for the Analysis of Methylproteome


Peter Yehl


Characterizing Next Generation Therapeutic Modalities: Enabling High Complexity Drug Development using Modern Analytical Approaches


Hui Zhang

Johns Hopkins University

Co-analysis of Glycoproteomics, Phosphoproteomics, and Global Proteomics from the Same Sample


Kelly Zhang


Characterization of Complex Pharmaceutical Polymers by 2D-LC/MS


Lihua Zhang

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics

Novel Sample Preparation Method for Deep Coverage Exosome Proteome Analysis


Xiangmin Zhang

Fudan University

Subcellular Proteome Analysis using Selective Protein Isolation and Nano LC-MS Identification


Yukui Zhang

Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics

New Methods for Deep Coverage Proteome Analysis