The Research & Technology Series

Flow Cytometry, qPCR & Digital PCR, Liquid Biopsies

 Virtual | Start Time 08:50 (BST, +1 UTC) | Thursday 8th October & Friday 9th October 2020

Track Switch 

Listen to any talk. You are free to move between all three congresses

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Confirmed Speakers Include

Catherine Alix-Panabières,

Principal Investigator, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Montpellier, France

Fred Kramer,

Professor of Microbiology, Rutgers University, USA

Mike Makrigiorgos

Professor, Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School, Director Medical Physics & Biophysics, Brigham & Women's Hospital ,Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA

Anders Ståhlberg

Senior Lecturer

University Of Gothenburg, Sweden

Willem van de Veen,

Group leader B cell immunology, Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, Switzerland

Chris Jones,

Associate Professor, University of Reading, UK

Ellen Heitzer,

Associate Professor, Medical University of Graz, Austria

Valerie Taly

CNRS research director and group leader of the Translational Research & Microfluidics group, The University of Paris, France

Valerie Coppard,

Flow Cytometry Specialist, University of Cambridge, UK

About the Event

The Research & Technology Series: Flow Cytometry, qPCR & Digital PCR, Liquid Biopsies  is a multi-event forum for exploring the latest developments, scientific and technological advancements in biomarker detection, disease target discovery and monitoring, and diagnostic platforms. It will bring together 200 industry and academic leaders at the cutting edge of research and provides you with an opportunity to make connections with industry experts, researchers, investors and businesses in your field.

How You Will Benefit

  • Hear from 70+ speakers from Pharma and Academic organisations
  • Extended discussion of issues such as: staining and fluorescence techniques, liquid biopsy technology for CTC detection, plasma analysis techniques, novel cancer biomarkers and companion diagnostics, developing optimal workflow, and the continued evolution of qPCR
  • "Track-hop" across all the co-located meetings
  • Showcase your own research in a dedicated poster session
  • 7+ hours of networking time offering an outstanding forum in which to forge new collaborations to better translate your research.
  • Meet over 30 solution providers and explore new products and services


Organisations offering services and/or business & technology solutions and business consultants please contact Tony Couch or Nick Best to discuss participation at this meeting.

The free places are available to industry, academics and not for profit organisations.. 

Details of Group Passes of Ten and Five are provided on  the Register Page

Your Pass Includes

  • Track hop all conference sessions for all collocated meetings
  • Give a poster presentation
  • Access the virtual exhibition room
  • Priority networking with other attendees
  • Create post-event connections
  • Conference workbook



Our sponsorship packages offer a wide range of attendance options to suit your budget and business needs in order to maximise return on investment.

If there is any other way you would like to sponsor or increase branding for your company at the event, please get in touch and we will be able to offer you a bespoke service.


Contact us to discuss your sponsorship options: [email protected]

Poster Presentations

Poster presentation sessions will take place in breaks and alongside the other breakout sessions of the conference. Your presentation will be displayed in a dedicated area, with the other accepted posters from industry and academic presenters.

We also issue a poster eBook to all attendees with your full abstract in and can share your poster as a PDF after the meeting if you desire (optional).

Whether looking for funding, employment opportunities or simply wanting to share your work with a like-minded and focused group, these are an excellent way to join the heart of this congress.

In order to present a poster at the forum you need to be registered as a delegate. Please note that there is limited space available and poster space is assigned on a first come first served basis (subject to checks and successful registration).

Admin fee: £100. This fee is waived for those representing academic institutions and not for profit organisations.

Submission instructions

We will require the form (downloadable below) to be submitted by the 20th September. This is the formal deadline however space is another limiting factor so early application is recommended. Therefore please contact us with any questions you have as soon as possible