BMSS Associated Meetings

LIPID MAPS Spring School 

Dates: 12- 16 April 2021

Venue: ZOOM Video Conferencing

Meeting Details: 

The Spring School will focus on theoretical and practical aspects of lipidomics, using state of the art approaches. There will be a major focus on the underlying biology and biochemistry of lipids, including their roles in health and disease.  There will be 20+ sessions over 5 days, topics include neutral lipids, fatty acids, eicosanoids, sphingolipids, sterols and bile acids.

Further information: https://springschool.lipidmaps.org/‚Äč.

Enquiries: should be directed to Caroline Ready: readyc@cardiff.ac.uk


Imperial College London, Hands-on Data Analysis for Metabolic Profiling - Online course

Dates: 15th-18th June 2021

Venue: on-line

Meeting Details:

This course, delivered entirely remotely, with Live lectures and tutorials using MS Teams, offers a comprehensive, hands-on training in processing and analysing metabolomics data from LC-MS and NMR technologies.
Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn directly from internationally recognised leaders in the field;
  • Benefit from practical training in computational techniques and statistical methods;

Course Aims:
This 3.5-day online course provides a comprehensive overview of data analysis for metabolic profiling studies focussing on data from NMR spectroscopy and Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. It combines lectures and tutorial sessions using open source software to ensure a thorough understanding of the theory and practical applications.

Further Information: cpd@imperial.ac.uk


BSPR Interact 2021

Dates: 6th, 7th & 8th July 2021 - mornings only

Venue: on-line

Meeting Details:

The annual British Society for Proteome Research (BSPR) flagship event for 2021 will be held virtually on the mornings of the 6th, 7th, and 8th July. The conference will feature prominent and upcoming scientists from the UK and across the globe, presenting the latest research and methodology in the field of proteomics as well as participating in round table discussions.

Abstract submission and early bird registration are now open! Early bird registration will close on the 20th April 2021. After this time standard registration fees will apply. Abstract submission will close on the 25th May 2021.

Further Information:

For questions relating to the BSPR Interact 2021 Conference Programme: bspr-interact@bspr.org

For questions relating to registration and payments: events@conferenceorganisers.ie


5th International Mass Spectrometry School

Dates: 15-20 August 2021

Venue: Ulster University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

Meeting Details: 

The organizers invite the participation of the global mass spectrometry community. The 5th IMSS School will welcome undergraduates, graduates, PhD researchers and early career-scientists in the areas of Chemistry, Engineering, Biosciences, Nutrition, Environmental Sciences, and Medicine. The 5th IMSS School favors the participation of early career-scientists from around the world, to facilitate and promote international collaboration among the next generation of Mass Spectrometrists. The 5th IMSS School will be run over six days and offer a full immersion/residential program.  The 5th IMSS School will foster substantive & strategic collaboration with an internationally renowned faculty of tutors.

Further information: http://imss2021.uk/ 


OurCon 2021: The International Mass Spectrometry Imaging Conference

Dates: 11-14th October 2021

Venue: Cutlers' Hall, Sheffield

Meeting Details: 

OurCon is a conference focused on the latest technical developments and applications of mass spectrometry imaging. The OurCon series has quickly established itself as one of the major annual events in the field of mass spectrometry imaging.

Early bird rates are available for bookings up to 30th June 2021.

Deadlines for Abstract Submission:

  • Oral     30/06/2021
  • Poster  31/07/2021

Further information:

Contact Prof Malcolm Clench m.r.clench@shu.ac.uk

Event website http://ourcon.org/2021/