CAMO User Meeting 2015, Prague

Join us at this exciting event to learn from scientific and industry leaders how you can improve processes and products with the power of multivariate analysis and process monitoring software.

This informative event is a great opportunity to hear from world-leading experts, share experiences with other professionals and have one-on-one meetings with the CAMO team.

We are pleased to announce the User Meeting agenda. As you can see below, there are a number of exciting speakers already confirmed, with more to come!



9-10am Registration
10-10.15am Welcome and orientation:
Shirley A. Henshall, CEO, CAMO
10.15-11am Intro:
Prof. Harald Martens and Serge Gale, NTNU and Raffaele Vitale, Technical University of Valencia: "Model updating and compression in real-time – principles and applications"
11-11.15am COFFEE
11.15am-12.00am Product News
- Geir Rune Flåten, CTO, CAMO: Unscrambler® X Process Pulse II
- Frank Westad, CSO, CAMO: Unscrambler® X Batch Model Engine
12.00am-12.30pm Product Roadmap
The Unscrambler® X and Unscrambler® X Process Pulse II:
Geir Rune Flåten, CTO, CAMO
Bård Buttingsrud, Senior Chemometrician, CAMO
12.30-1.30pm Partner talk
Mark Anderson, Stat-Ease, Inc.: "DOE Simplified - Practical Tools for Effective Experimentation"
Patrick Whitcomb, Stat-Ease, Inc.: "Managing Uncertainty in a Design Space"
2.30-3pm Customer Talk:
Tobias Merz, Lonza AG: "From Multivariate Data to Online Information with Process Pulse"
3-3.30pm Partner Talk:
Bertram Schäfer, STATCON: "Clarity of Interpretation in the DoE Analysis including Noise Covariables"
3.30-4pm Customer talk:
Gerben Mooiweer, Douwe Egberts: "Application of Chemometrics in Douwe Egberts/R&D"
3.45-4.15pm COFFEE
4.15-5.30pm Panel Discussion I: "MVA modeling and monitoring of processes: Status and outlook"
Panel Discussion II: "DoE in Production Environments"
5.30-6.00pm PERSONAL TIME
6.00-8.00pm CITY TOUR
8.00pm DINNER


9.30-10am Expert talk:
Prof. Waltraud Kessler, Hochschule Reutlingen: "Implementing MVA in industrial applications"
10-10.30am Keynote:
Prof. Rudolf Kessler, Hochschule Reutlingen: "Perspectives in Process Analysis: Remarks on Robustness of Spectroscopic Methods for Industrial Applications"
10.30-10.45am COFFEE
10.45-11.15am Partner Talk:
Andreas Sauter, Dausch Technologie GmbH: "Inline Applications in the Softdrink industry with Liquiguard and in the Pharmaceutical industry with Bioguard"
11.15-12.30pm Parallel specialist sessions
Frank Westad, CSO, CAMO
Pros and Cons of various classification methods, with real-life examples
Mark Anderson & Patrick Whitcomb, Stat-Ease, Inc.
Design of Experiments
Geir Rune Flåten, CTO, CAMO
Process Pulse II and PAT
12.30-1.30pm LUNCH
1.30-2pm Customer Talk
Ralf Buchtal, Drägerwerk AG & Frank Westad, CAMO: "Calibration Transfer and Sensor Standardization: Concepts and Applications"
2-2.30pm Keynote:
Prof. Kim Esbensen, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland: "Sampling meets DoE meets Chemometrics - Monitoring of Pharmaceutical Processes"
2.30-2.45pm Closing remarks:
Shirley A. Henshall, CEO, CAMO

The four-star Park Inn Hotel Prague is a testament to art deco design and provides historical accommodation in a picturesque setting, conveniently located on the outskirts of Prague city centre. The location provides easy access to Vysehrad Castle and the Vltava River, as well as the Charles Bridge. The hotel is only 30 minutes from the Václav Havel Airport.

Contact information:
Park Inn Hotel Prague
Svobodova 1
128 000 Prague

Phone: +420 225 995 225
See map to hotel

Prague is one of Europe’s most fascinating and historic cities, with a history dating back over 1100 years. It offers something for everyone, with famous sights such as the Vysehrad Castle, The Charles Bridge and the Museum of Decorative Arts, great restaurants and bars, and a combination of both old and modern architecture. The city comes alive in spring, making it the ideal time to enjoy Prague’s wonderful riverside walks.
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  • Option 1: Full conference package: €460
    Includes 1 night accommodation, breakfast, lunch both days and dinner with city tour on Thursday night.
  • Option 2: Conference only package: €335
    Includes breakfast, lunch both days and dinner with city tour on Thursday night.

People intending to stay overnight from Wednesday 15th April or over the weekend should contact CAMO directly to arrange the additional accommodation.


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*Prices do not include any applicable taxes. The event is dependent on registered delegates.
Thursday 16th April
9am – 5.30pm
(dinner and tour following)

Friday 17th April
9.30am – 3pm

Complete the online registration form (no online payment required) or download the PDF registration form and return by email or fax to your CAMO Account Manager.


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