METABOLOMICS CONFERENCE, SEATTLE, JUNE 24-28, 2018
We are delighted to invite you to the 14th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, which will be held in Seattle, Washington, USA June 24-28, 2018 at the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle. The Convention Center boasts award winning catering, nearby accommodations and dining options within easy walking distance, direct air connections to major cities worldwide and excellent local transportation. Seattle, in addition to being situated in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, is a major hub for science and technology, and is home to more than 25 research institutions and many major companies with global reach.
The conference has an overall goal of Making Connections, with major scientific themes of systems biology, big data, technology advances, precision medicine and translational science, plant metabolomics, the microbiome, and the exposome, including environmental and nutritional metabolomics. In addition, the conference will provide a number of networking opportunities to help establish connections for early career scientists, metabolomics scientists across the Pacific Rim as well as globally.
We invite you to attend an exciting scientific program comprising 27 oral sessions, 10 plenary and keynote talks, multiple poster sessions, sponsored luncheons, and networking events. We will continue the successful tradition of satellite workshops to the conference in the afternoon of Sunday June 24th and the morning of Monday June 25th. Additionally, we have planned a range of social activities, including a welcome reception, an early-career researcher mixer, a conference dinner at an exciting Seattle venue, and more.
Seattle is the ideal place for delegates to enjoy the beautiful Pacific Northwest with its beautiful green surroundings, nearby islands, mountain ranges with ice capped peaks, as well as iconic Seattle sites within walking distance that include the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, the original Starbuck's, and numerous award winning museums.
On behalf of the Scientific Local Organising Committee and the Metabolomics Society Board we are excited to invite you to Metabolomics 2018 – we are looking forward to welcoming you to the great Pacific Northwest!