2010 Annual Meeting, Dinner & Workshop
[05/30/2010] Almost 230 American Chinese mass spectromists and friends got together in the evening of May 25, 2010 at New Golden Dragon chinese Restaurant for 2010 CASMS Annual Meeting and "Tuesday Night Chinese Dinner".
President, Dr. Jianjun Li welcomed everyone and guests for this event. Dr. Shuying Liu, Past President of Chinese Mass Spectrometry Society, brought greeting from China and introduced upcoming World Chinese Mass Spectrometry Symposium that will be held in Changchun between July 30 and August 3, 2010. Representatives from AB Sciex, Agilent, Bruker, Frontage, PerkinElmer, Sigma, Thermo, and Waters introduced new development and their contributions to mass spectrometry and to Chinese development in the past year. Dr. Zhaogui Liu, President of Skyray Instrument, introduced their research program on development of mass spectrometer and encouraged anyone interested in instrument development to join Skyray. Lucky number drawing for CASMS T-shirt brought a lot of laugh.... We thank our sponsors for their generous support for this event. We also thank all of volunteers for their hard work during the event.
CASMS organized its second workshop, “Interview Skills and Career Development”, in Marriott Hotel, Wednesday May 26, 2010. Workshop was moderated by Dr. Karen Wang, Novartis, and panelists are Drs. Yinsheng Wang, Professor, Univ. of California-Riverside, USA; Weiguo Andy Tao, Assist. Prof., Purdue University, USA; Bing Wang, Senior Director, Genzyme, USA; Tao He, Director, Pfizer (Wyeth), USA; and Yingying Huang, Manager, Thermo Fisher Scientific, USA. Almost 50 people attended this workshop. [R.W.]