.Speaker Group: Future Labs, Automation & Tech West 2024 Speakers

Stephen Tierney

Stephen is the President and Co-founder of XiltriX North America. With over 14 years of working in the lab monitoring field at XitriX International in the Netherlands, Stephen branched off to introduce the XiltriX real-time monitoring solution to the North American market in 2018. He holds a Master’s Degree in Cognitive Neuropsychology and has a… Read more »

Jess Mayer

Jesse Mayer is a Senior Field Applications Scientist at Automata with specialisms in extraction, sequencing and cell-based assays. He has a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Nevada and a BsC from Washington State University. Jesse joins us with a wealth of experience from both in-lab and within-lab automaton, having previously worked for Thermo… Read more »

Burkhard Schaefer

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Burkhard Schaefer has been an active member of the laboratory informatics community for over 25 years. He started his career working on instrument control and data standards at Los Alamos National Laboratory and later the National Institute of Standards and Technology. He co-founded BSSN Software, now part of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. Today, he serves… Read more »

Anusha Chaparala

Dr. Anusha Chaparala received her doctorate degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of South Carolina and did her postdoctoral work at Northwestern University on drug resistance in ovarian cancer. Currently the Regional Technical Sales Manager for Integrated Micro-Chromatography Systems (IMCS), she focuses on helping scientists implement IMCStips®, an automated tip-based technology for high-throughput micro-purification… Read more »