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SMASH 2018 Conference

Preliminary program will be available soon!

General Information

SMASH is a scientific meeting highlighting Small Molecule NMR research and applications, held in alternating years between North America and Europe

This years conference will be held at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia, PA from Sunday 16th through Wednesday 19th, September 2018.

Photo Philadelphia skyline

If you want to learn the latest NMR methods, find new applications for the technology or meet the movers and shakers in the field, SMASH is the place to do it.

  • Fantastic science - SMASH showcases the latest developments in NMR methodology and their applications in cutting-edge industrial settings. World-leading scientists and industry experts discuss the latest challenges and solutions in our field.
  • Academia meets Industry - SMASH brings together the leading scientists from academia and industry in one international meeting. If you want to cross the boundaries between research and application – SMASH has the people you need to be talking to.
  • Networking and Employment - The meeting is highly social with plenty of opportunities for mixing and meeting the top spectroscopists and perhaps your future employers. Annual attendees include representatives from small through to multinational healthcare, nutrition, oil and gas, specialist chemical and coatings industries as well as leading NMR hardware and software companies: Akzonobel, Takeda, Ajinomoto, BASF, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, Petrobras, AstraZeneca, Amgen, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Novartis, Roche, Genentech, Actelion, Merck, Lilly, Bayer, Abbvie, Nestle, ExxonMobil, Johnson & Johnson and many more.

Program Co-Chairs

Amy Freund
Bruker Biospin, USA
Greg Walker
Pfizer, Inc., USA