April 27-29, 2021 10 AM EST

About the 2021 Virtual STARLIMS Connect

Please join us for the 2021 Virtual STARLIMS Connect taking place April 27-29, 2021. This year’s conference is complimentary and completely virtual event with all of the same benefits as our live events including keynote addresses, a customer panel where you will hear directly from your colleagues, networking opportunities, poster sessions and much more! Learn about STARLIMS innovations and Labs of the Future via two tracks, an educational track and a technical track, offering content relevant to everyone that touches STARLIMS. From executives, managers, developers, and end-users, those new to STARLIMS and long-term loyal customers there will be something for everyone! REGISTER TODAY!

Pharma & Biotech

Molecular Diagnostics

Manufacturing

Life Sciences

Food & Beverage

Contract Services

Biorepository

Agenda

10:00 - 10:15 AM EST
Welcome & Agenda Overview

Presented by:

Jacqueline Barberena

10:15 - 11:15 AM EST
Opening Address – Future State of the STARLIMS Business

Presented by Mark Spencer & Area Managers:

Mark Spencer

Thomas Li

Gabi Koberg

Greg Emmert

11:15 - 12:00 PM EST
Lab of the Future : Future Trends in Lab Informatics

Astrix – Dave Dorsett, Principal Software Architect

12:00 - 1:00 PM EST
Coffee Break/Networking/Lunch Break with Poster Sessions and Booths
1:00 - 2:30 PM EST
Educational Session: Upgrading to Quality Manufacturing (QM) 12.2 and upcoming releases
Technical Session: Automate This! Using Test Automation Tools with STARLIMS
Educational Session: Life Sciences LS 11.2 Review: Latest Releases, Product Roadmap and Upgrades
Technical Session: What’s new in STARLIMS Technology?
Educational Session: Why Upgrade?
Technical Session: System Interfacing
2:30 - 3:00 PM EST
Meet Your Account Manager – Schedule an appt. to meet your Account Manager

1:1 Clinics "Doctor STARLIMS"

This session is for those who would like to schedule an appt. with a member of the STARLIMS team to address specific technical questions/concerns.

10:00 - 11:00 AM EST
Guest Speaker Presentation: Laboratory Technology, how it is evolving and staying relevant

Jackson Family Enterprises – Hugh Luce, Developer, Production Systems

Seagen, Inc. – Anna Anafi, Quality Control Manager

11:00 - 12:00 PM EST
STARLIMS Customer Panel Discussion - Your colleagues present innovations for your lab

Sai Life Sciences Limited – Dr. M. Damodharan Senior VP & Head, Global Quality & Regulatory Affairs

Booz Allen Hamilton – Christopher Anderson, HL7 Integration Expert and Application Analyst

Calyxt – Andrew Coffman, Trait Platform Specialist

Arizona Dept. of Health - James Yoder, Senior Applications Developer

12:00 - 1:00 PM EST
Coffee Break/Lunch Break/Networking with Poster Sessions and Booths
1:00 - 2:30 PM EST
Educational Session: Life Sciences 11.2 Review: Latest Releases, Product Roadmap and Upgrades
Technical Session: The STARLIMS Lab Execution System (LES)

Technical Session: What’s new in STARLIMS Technology?

Technical Session: Code Layering: Improve system upgradability by isolating code in specific layers
2:30 - 3:00 PM EST
Meet Your Account Manager – Schedule an appt. to meet your Account Manager

1:1 Clinics "Doctor STARLIMS"

This session is for those who would like to schedule an appt. with a member of the STARLIMS team to address specific technical questions/concerns.

10:00 - 10:30 AM EST
Closing Remarks

Presented by:

Mark Spencer

10:30 - 12:00 PM EST
Educational Session: Public Health Review: Latest Releases, Product Roadmap and Upgrades
Educational Session: Upgrading to Quality Manufacturing (QM) 12.2 and upcoming releases
Technical Session: Advanced Analytics
Technical Session: Operation UX: How Great Design Drives Great Digital Experiences
Educational Session: Why Upgrade?

Session Summaries

1. Upgrading to Quality Manufacturing (QM) 12.2 and Upcoming Releases 

In this session the QM Product Manager will share the Quality Manufacturing (QM) Roadmap.
The following topics will be covered:

• What’s New
• Market Needs
• QM Product Roadmap
• Upgrade Justification and Planning
• Feedback session

At the end of this session, customers will have a better understanding of where the QM product is headed, what’s new, as well as have the opportunity to provide feedback and recommendations for industry related enhancements. We will also share information on the upgrade process and planning for an upgrade.

2. Life Sciences 11.2 Review: Latest Releases, Product Roadmap and Upgrades

Learn about the latest features and product enhancements for our Life Sciences market in areas such as interoperability, system performance, and product content.

Have a sneak peek at the upcoming product release and product roadmap strategy.

Understand the value of upgrading your product, and the process for upgrading.

3. What’s new in STARLIMS Technology?

We welcome you to a plenary session where you’ll have the opportunity to see the latest advancements to the STARLIMS Technology Platform and get a sneak peek into innovative Abbott Informatics research activities

4. Why Upgrade?

How to simplify your upgrade process/business case for upgrading? Educate customers on how to facilitate the process within their organizations as well as the entire process on our end.

5. System Interfacing

Integrating HL7 instruments or even REST based web services is now a breeze with the new System Interfacing capabilities within STARLIMS. Join us for this session to learn more about the capabilities within mechanisms behind System Interfacing as well as to understand how to properly leverage it for your integrations.

6. Operation UX: How Great Design Drives Great Digital Experiences

The basics of User Experience will be covered in order to understand the building blocks of successful digital products and what it takes to maintain them.

7. Code Layering: Improve system upgradability by isolating code in specific layers

STARLIMS developers rejoice! STARLIMS introduces the ability for dictionary developers to isolate their customizations into independent layers in order to ease system maintenance and improve upgradability.

8. Public Health Review: Latest Releases, Product Roadmap and Upgrades

Gain insight on the latest features and product enhancements for our Public Health market, and the content to support multiple standards for Electronic Laboratory Reporting in HL7.

Review the Public Health product and content roadmap.

Understand the value of upgrading your product, and the process for upgrading.

9. Automate This! Using Test Automation Tools with STARLIMS

Computers don’t complain about working weekends, so put them to work with Automated Testing!

Join us for a functional demonstration on how to automate the testing of configuration changes or newly developed features in your STARLIMS systems. We will share strategies that you can use to improve the depth and breadth of your verification and validation activities while also reducing costs.

10. The STARLIMS Lab Execution System – Execute and Document SOPs on Mobile Devices

Our new STARLIMS Lab Execution System (LES) enables you to translate your SOPs into step-by-step workflows, which your users can conveniently access and execute on tablets or other touchscreen devices directly in the lab. Our LES is optimized for data entry by touchscreen input and barcode scanning, and thus allows your users to document in-lab execution in a manner that is reliable and unobtrusive. Join us for a functional demonstration on how our LES can help you with a transition to a fully paperless laboratory.

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