19-March-2024-Block-1 Seminars

7:15AM - 7:50AM

Registration and Networking

7:50AM - 8:00AM

Opening Remarks from AMG World and Conference Chair


  • Amanda Allen Odyssey TherapeuticsAmanda Allen Executive Director, Facilities and Operations - Odyssey Therapeutics
8:00AM - 8:30AM

The Journey from Boss to Leader: Redefining Leadership in the Modern Lab Space

  • The positive impacts of effective leadership on R&D lab’s success: Lower turnover rate & retention of skilled talent
  • Bridging communication and collaboration gaps across departments for better decision-making
  • Fostering a culture of continuous improvement and prioritizing safety & quality
  • Developing a positive working environment that promotes professional development


8:30AM - 9:00AM

Presentation Proudly Hosted by Agilent


  • Steve Heffner National Sales Director, CrossLab Services - Agilent CrossLab Group
9:00AM - 9:30AM

Training and Upskilling Lab Personnel: Defining Handling Procedures, Managing Safety Risks, and Effective Troubleshooting Techniques

  • Establishing robust safety protocols and risk management strategies within the lab environment
  • Integrating real-world scenarios into training programs to mitigate potential hazards
  • Improving cross-functional collaboration to streamline interconnection between multiple various lab functions
  • Leveraging augmented reality tools to enhance training experiences, providing a dynamic and immersive learning environment for lab personnel
9:30AM - 10:10AM

Technology Demonstrations led by MarathonLS, CAI and Lab Design Tool by Kaon Interactive

This session provides an additional opportunity to meet with our product and solution providers in the exhibition hall to learn more about the products, technology, and services that have been developed to solve some of your unique challenges. The technology demonstrations will last approximately 8 minutes on four cycles with the opportunity to ask questions immediately afterwards over the refreshment break.

10:10AM - 10:50AM

Networking Break and Exhibition