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26. – 28. Sept. 2023 | Messe Basel


Ilmac Conference 2023: Chemical Sciences as Driving Forces for a Sustainable Future

Erfahren Sie schon heute, was morgen zählt! Das wissenschaftlich getriebene Conference Programm macht Sie fit für die Zukunft. Lassen Sie sich inspirieren, begeistern und fortbilden. Profitieren Sie von attraktivem Wissenstransfer an der Ilmac Conference – Die Teilnahme ist kostenlos und die Vorträge sind in Englisch.

An jedem Conference Tag wird der Fokus auf ein wichtiges Branchenthema gesetzt. Nachfolgende Informationen erhalten Sie auf Englisch.

Chemical sciences and its related technologies are one of the main drivers to reduce the carbon footprint in industrial production and have a tremendous impact to reach the goal of a «net zero society». Energy saving, waste reduction or using more sustainable raw materials and catalysts are only some examples that need to be improve to run a circular economy.
The Ilmac Conference will focus each day on a specific topic related to sustainability and provides lectures, contributed talks, discussion forums and networking opportunities for interested community members from chemistry, pharma and biotech.

Lab Digitalization

Day 1: 26. September 2023 | 9.15 – 17.00 h

09.15   Welcome Coffee at the SCS Booth
10.00  Introduction Day 1
10.15Dr. Nessa Carson, AstraZeneca, Macclesfield, UK
«No such thing as magic! Enabling chemical insights through user experience»
10.45 Dr. Arndt Finkelmann, Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Stein, CH
«Data as the Fuel for Lab Automation»
11.15Dr. Trixie Wagner and Daniel Meyer, Novartis Pharma AG
«Lab Digitalization: Paving the Way for the Next Generation of Synthesis»
11.45Dr. Nick Lynch, Curlew Research / BioExcel Center of Excellence for Computational Biomolecular Research, / Open Phacts Foundation, UK 
«Digital Lab of the future – current challenges & looking ahead»
12.15Lunch and networking
13.30Startup Session
14.00 Zishan Butt, Bachem AG, Bubendorf
«From Manual to Digital: Enhancing Efficiency and Accuracy in Lab Processes at Bachem AG»
15.00Dr. John Lopez, Novartis Pharma AG
«Refractive Index as a PAT Tool for Peptide and Oligonucleotide Synthesis»
15.30 Jonathan Brand, Givaudan Suisse SA, Vernier
«PAT, an accelerator for industrialization in Fragrance and Beauty industry»
16.00Speaker from SWC 
«title tbc»
17.00Swiss Women in Chemistry (SWC) Evening

Swiss Women in Chemistry Evening

26. September 2023 | 16.30 – 20.00 h

Speakerin bei Ilmac Conference, Hazal Ustundag George, Firmenich SA
16.30Aperitif / Welcome drink for the SWC community
17.00 Welcome, info about the Swiss Women in Chemistry network and its activities
17.152 Invited Talks 
18.30 Aperitif riche
20.00End of the event. Closing of the hall

Chemical Technologies

Day 2: 27. September 2023 | 9.15 – 17.00 h

09.15Welcome Coffee at the SCS Booth
10.00 Introduction Day 2
10.15Prof. Oliver Kappe, University of Graz, AUT
«Going with the Flow – The Use of Continuous Processing for API Manufacturing»
10.45 Dr. Marc André Müller, DSM Nutritional Products Ltd, CH
«Towards More Efficient and Sustainable Processes in the Fine Chemical Industry»
11.15Dr. Camille Le Chapelein, Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Stein, CH
«Engineered Halogenases for the Functionalization of Agrochemicals»
11.45Dr. Ludovic Gremaud, HEIA Fribourg, CH
«Mechanochemistry an Eco-efficient strategy for chemical production»
12.15Lunch and networking
13.30Startup Session
14.00Max Wassmer, VTU Engineering Schweiz AG
«Green Engineering: How and why sustainability can become a driving factor in the design of new chemical plants?»
14.15 Contributed Talks 2
15.00 Contributed Talks 3&4
15.30Dr. Georg Wuitschik, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel, CH
«RoSL: An HTE-Workflow at Roche, Built from the Ground Up»
16.00 Dr. Fabrice Robiveux, Firmenich SA, Satigny, Geneva, CH
«EcoScent Compass™, a Holistic Tool to Measure a Fragrance’s Sustainability Footprint»
16.30Aperitif and Ilmac Networking Event

New Biotech Methods

Day 3: 28. September 2023 | 9.15 – 17.00 h

09.15Welcome Coffee at the SCS Booth
10.00Introduction Day 3
10.15David Lyon or David Hampton, Pheida: Integrated biotech systems
«White biotech as a green technology»
10.45Dr. Wolfgang Minas, Chemgineering
«Trends in Industrial Biotechnology»
11.15Dr. David Nippa, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel, CH
«Enabling Late-stage Drug Diversification by High-Throughout Experimentation with Geometric Deep Learning»
11.45Dr. Laura Leemans, Novartis Pharma AG
«Towards more sustainable and efficient manufacturing routes – a glimpse at flow and batch processes using immobilized lipases»
12.15 Lunch and networking
13.30Startup Session
14.00Contributed Talk 1&2
15.00Prof. Oya Tagit, School of Life Sciences FHNW, Muttenz, CH
«Immunomodulating Nanomedicines – From Bench to Bedside»
15.30Dr. Alain Vertès, NxR Biotechnologies GmbH, Basel
«Biorefineries for Business Sustainability in the Era of Climate Change: New Chemistries, Commodities, New Materials»
17.00End of Ilmac 2023

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