Cheminformatics for Drug Design: Data, Models and Tools

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Imperial War Museum, Duxford, UK
Wednesday 12 October 2016
Organised by SCI's Fine Chemicals Group and RSC's Chemical Information and Computer Applications Group

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Synopsis

Cheminformatics for Drug Design: Data, Models & Tools is a dynamic and rapidly evolving field which is at the heart of modern drug design. This meeting will allow medicinal chemists and scientists involved in drug design to meet and discuss the latest developments and best practices. The meeting topics will include decision-making using data and models, drug design tools for medicinal chemists, software for sharing ideas and collaboration.
The meeting will comprise a high quality programme of plenary lectures, plus both a poster session, and a commercial exhibition.

Programme

10.00 Registration and refreshments
   
10.30 Integrating cheminformatics tools into the med chem desktop
Paul Mortenson, Astex
   
11.15 New inspiration with DataWarrior's open views. A tool to freely visualize and analyze your data
Isabelle Giraud, Actelion
   
11.45 Closing the loop between synthesis and design
Matt Segall, Optibrium
   
12.15 Lunch, posters and exhibition
   
13.45 Cheminformatics: Empowering collaborative drug discovery and development
Julian Blagg, The Institute of Cancer Research
   
14.15 Application of computational tools and techniques to library design
Vivienne Allen, Charles River Laboratories
   
14.45 CADD Impact on Drug Discovery Projects: Examples from Roche
Jérôme Hert, Roche
   
15.15 Refreshment break
   
15.45 Extracting actionable knowledge from large scale in vitro pharmacology data
Al Dossetter, Medchemica
   
16.15 Artificial intelligence is the future of drug discovery
David Leahy, Discovery Bus Ltd
   
17:00 Close of meeting and opportunity to view museum

Organising Committee

Adrian Longstaff, SCI/Syngenta
Caroline Low, SCI/Drug Design Consultant
Chris Swain, SCI/Cambridge MedChem Consulting
John Cumming, SCI/Hoffman La Roche
Nathan Brown, SCI/Institute of Cancer Research
Neil Berry, University of Liverpool

Call for Poster Abstracts

Posters are invited. Interested applicants should send a maximum one page abstract to conferences@soci.org  with the subject line "Cheminfomatics – poster submission" by Friday 23 September. Early submission is recommended due to limited spaces. Please note, if you are an SCI Member your poster will be eligible to be displayed in the C&I area of our website. Click here to see some examples.

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Exhibition

An exhibition will run alongside the conference during refreshment breaks, for companies and related organisations who may wish to exhibit. For further information and prices please email conferences@soci.org.

Delegate Fees

Early bird fees before Friday 9 September 2016

GB£45 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SCI/RSC Member
GB£25 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SCI/RSC Student Member
GB£60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Non-Member

Standard fees after Friday 9 September 2016

GB£60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SCI/RSC Member
GB£60 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SCI/RSC Student Member
GB£70 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Non-Member

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Venue

The AirSpace Conference Centre
Imperial War Museum
Duxford
CB22 4QR
UK

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Sponsors

dotmatics   perkinelmer   Schrodinger  

Exhibitors

dotmatics   dotmatics   eMolecules   LiverpoolChiroChem   Optobrium   Schrodinger  

For more information, please contact:

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Conference Team
T: +44 (0)20 7598 1561
E: conferences@soci.org

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