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09.45 - 10.00 Welcome and introductions
10.00 - 11.00 Plenary speaker 1, Dr Marcus Ralser, The Francis Crick Institute, UK
11.00 - 11.30 Dr Sonia Liggi: Upwardly mobile: Applications of ion mobility to lipidomic, University of Cambridge, UK
11.30 - 12.00 Dr Daniel Schober: nmrML: An open vendor-neutral data exchange format for NMR metabolomics, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Germany
12.00 - 12.30 Dr Dong-Hyun Kim: The use of uniformly 13C-labelled E. coli toward quantitative untargeted metabolomics: Application to human disease, University of Nottingham, UK
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
13.00 - 14.00

Lunchtime Seminar - Bruker Metabolomics – Deeper insights by turning Data into Knowledge - To address the typical challenges in Metabolomics research, sensitive and robust analytical instrumentation and software need to be seamlessly integrated to provide high-quality data for biological interpretation.  Read More

14.15 - 14.45 Prof. David Broadhurst: A Clash of Two Cultures - The Juxtaposition of Biostatistics & Machine Learning in Metabolomics Data Diagnostics, Edith Cowan University, Australia
14.45 - 15.15 Dr Christian Hellmuth: Maternal metabolomic profile and fetal programming of offspring adiposity, Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München, Germany
15.15 - 15.45 Dr Waqar Ahmed: Analysis of exhaled breath volatiles in respiratory disease, University of Manchester, UK
15.45 - 16.15 Coffee Break
16.15 - 16.45 Keynote speaker 1: Prof. Robert Hall, Exploiting metabolomics for crop improvement and food quality assessment, Wageningen University & Research BU Bioscience
16.45 - 17.15 Prof. Joachim Kopka: Metabolomics of Cyanobacteria: Implications of GC/EI-TOF–MS and GC/APCI-qTOF-MS Analyses of Extra and Intracellular Carbon Limitation for Biofuel Production, Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany
17.15 - 17.45 Dr Christian Ludwig, Metabolic Pathway Profiling (MPP) with stable-isotope tracing in a model of pre-transplant kidney storage and clinical practice, University of Birmingham, UK
18.00 - 19.30 Drinks reception and poster session
09.00 - 09.30 Keynote speaker 2: Dr Daniel Tennant, University of Birmingham, UK
09:30 - 10.00 Dr Gözde Gürdeniz: Effect of healthy Nordic diet on plasma and urine metabolic profiles, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
10.00 - 10.30 Dr Hanna Eriksson Röhnisch: Metabolites predicting the risk for prostate cancer are reversely association with the blood glucose concentration after an oral glucose tolerance test, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 - 11.30 Keynote speaker 3: Prof. Morgan Alexander, University of Nottingham, UK
11.30 - 12.00  Dr Tim Ebbels: Metabolomics in the Cloud: Scaling Computational Tools to Big Data, Imperial College London, UK
12.00 - 12.30 Dr Agneta Kiss: LC-HRMS approaches for the measurement of the internal exposome
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
13.00 - 14.00 Lunchtime seminar - ThermoFisher Harness the power of metabolomics to gain in-depth biological insights and advance scientific research - read more
14.15 - 15.55 Early Career Researchers
14.15 - 14.35 Lucy Oakey: Glycolytic and mitochondrial central carbon metabolism in  NAD+ depleted skeletal muscle cells, University of Birmingham, UK
14.35 - 14.55 Alexis Delabrière: Automated detection of fragmentation substructures to mine MS/MS spectral libraries and facilitate de novo spectrum elucidatio, CEA, Francen
14.55 - 15.15 Thomas Lawson: Database and web-framework for annotation and curation of model organism metabolomes, University of Birmingham, UK
15.15 - 15.35 Tom Wilson: High resolution mass spectrometry fingerprinting, high performance computation and targeted quantification to develop a selection strategy for dietary exposure biomarkers, Aberystwyth University, UK
15.35 - 15.55 Julie A. Schmidt: Patterns in pre-diagnostic metabolite profile and prostate cancer risk in 1593 matched case-control pairs in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition, University of Oxford, UK
15.55 - 16.25 Keynote speaker 4:  Prof. Michael Wakelam, Babraham Institute, UK
16.25 - 18.15 Poster Session and coffee break
19.00 to late Conference Meal
09.00 - 10.00 Plenary Speaker 2: Professor Jerry Adamski, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
10.00 - 10.30 Coffee Break
10.30 - 11.00 Francesco Del Carratore: Integrated Probabilistic Annotation (IPA) – A Bayesian annotation method integrating biochemical relations, isotope patterns and adduct formation, University of Manchester, UK
11.00 - 11.30 Dr Gerd Balcke: MetFamily – A Novel Software Tool to Identify Regulated Metabolite Families, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Germany
11.30 - 12.00 Dr Michael Witting - Retention time indexing as an approach to standardize reporting of retention data in metabolomics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
12.00 - 13.30 Lunch
 12.30 - 13.30 Lunchtime seminar - Waters high-resolution mass spectrometry solutions for metabolic biomarker discovery Read more
13.45 - 14.15 Keynote speaker 5: Prof. Mark Viant, Advancing metabolomics towards regulatory applications in human and environmental toxicology, University of Birmingham, UK
14.15 - 14.45 Dr Michael Muelleder: A genome-scale analysis of the genetic regulation of amino acid homeostasis, The Francis Crick Institute, UK
14.45 - 15.15 Prof. Douglas Kell: Consensus rank orderings of molecular fingerprints illustrate the ‘most genuine’ similarities between marketed drugs and small endogenous human metabolites, but highlight exogenous natural products as the most important ‘natural’ drug transporter substrate, University of Manchester, UK
15.15 - 15.45 Closing and prize awards