Topics & Areas

The Ilmac industry event at the important location in Basel and Lausanne is the largest meeting place for the chemical and life science industry in Switzerland. At the trade fair, exhibitors present the latest products and innovations from their fields. Ilmac also offers an extensive supporting program with specialist presentations, workshops and networking opportunities. The entire value chain is covered. Be inspired by the latest trends and developments.

Ilmac is so diverse!

Outlined below is an overview of the Ilmac topics and areas.

  • Synthesis process
  • Analytical methods
  • Chromatography (TLC, HPLC, GC)
  • Spectroscopy (MS, NMR)
  • Spectrometry (Raman, IR, UV/Vis)
  • Microscopy, imaging
  • Thermal analysis
  • Laboratory equipment qualification, method validation
  • Equipment, machines
  • Consumables
  • Chemicals
  • Infrastructure and facilities
  • Clean room and ventilation technology
  • Bioanalytics/Medical Analytics/Diagnostics
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell biology
  • Genetics
  • Developments in molecular diagnostics and genomics
  • Clinical chemistry and hematology
  • Microbiological diagnostics and infection screening
  • Imaging and pathology
  • Biotechnological technologies/ Bio-technological processes
  • Bioprocessing
  • Highly specific molecular and microbiological methods
  • PCR and assay methods
  • Next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies
  • Automation and evaluation options
  • Bioinformatics
  • Chemical technologies/Chemical processes
  • Production of API/HAPI
  • Pharmaceutical technologies/Pharmaceutical processes
  • Solid/liquid/semi-solid dosage forms
  • Sterile/non-sterile filling
  • Packaging Food technologies/food technology processes “Fake Food”
  • Process optimization for efficient pharmaceutical production
  • Process and system planning, qualification and validation
  • Use of continuous manufacturing processes
  • Quality control procedures
  • Use of PAT tools for process improvement
  • Risk management to ensure safety and quality
  • Measurement and control technology
  • Pumps, fittings, hydraulics
  • Digital transformation
  • Intelligent laboratory technology
  • Automation
  • Personalized workflows
  • Robotics
  • Networking and standardization
  • Device communication
  • Standardization of interfaces
  • Sample logistics and traceability
  • Serialization, aggregation
  • Barcodes
  • RFID tags
  • Traceability systems
  • AR and VR: support for laboratory activities
  • Big data and artificial intelligence
  • Data analysis
  • Process optimization
  • Cloud computing and IoT
  • Data processing
  • Control of devices
  • Software solutions
  • Data management
  • Process control
  • Quality control and documentation
  • Data integration
  • Integration of different data sources and systems for seamless
  • Communication and data exchange throughout the company
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cloud computing
  • Use of cloud platforms for storage
  • Processing and analyzing large amounts of data
  • Scaling IT resources as required
  • Interoperability
  • Ensuring the compatibility of IT systems
  • Ensuring the interoperability of IT systems
  • Compliance and regulations
  • Compliance with legal and regulatory requirements for IT security
  • Computer system validation (CSV), data integrity
  • LIMS and laboratory software: sample and data management
  • Procurement and storage of raw materials and starting materials
  • Storage and transportation of medicinal products and finished products (cool chain management)
  • Validation of storage and transportation processes
  • Warehouse management and organization, including temperature control and batch tracking
  • Traceability of products along the entire supply chain for quality control and recalls
  • Use of technologies such as RFID, barcodes and track-and-trace systems to improve transparency and efficiency in the supply chain
  • Risk management
  • Environmentally friendly production: implementation of production processes that conserve resources and minimize
  • Environmental impact
  • Sustainable procurement
  • Waste management and recycling
  • Occupational safety
  • Protective equipment
  • Waste disposal
  • Safety technology in the laboratory
  • Sustainability
  • Social Responsibility

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