Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Committee of Analytical Chemistry of Polish Academy of Sciences KChA PAN and in cooperation with the European Chemical Society, Division of Chemistry and the Environment ECD we would like to invite you to QUO VADIS Life Sciences conference in Opole 23-27 JUNE 2021.

This event will consist of: XII Polish Chromatography Conference (PKChrom 2021), XIII International Scientific Conference Ion Chromatography and Related Techniques 2021 (IC 2021) and II International Conference on Ion Analysis (ICIA2021).

All conferences are a continuation of the centres’ long tradition aimed at presenting the latest achievements in the field of separation sciences, chromatography, related techniques, MS, sample preparation, application, speciation analysis, biologically active compounds, methods validation; environmental sciences, water, wastewater, sediment, soil, air, modelling, green chemistry/technology; ion forms determination, inorganic & organic pollutants, xenobiotics, toxicity, food, etc.

The conference program, in its classic form, will include keynote lectures, lectures, short communications as well as an oral poster presentation (e-poster) by mature and young scientists as well as industry representatives, and two sessions at IC 2021 (Youth and Practical IC sessions). The special session will be dedicated as a discussion panel QUO VADIS LIFE SCIENCES open for all conference guests.

We hope that our meeting in June, the proposed agenda, and the speakers will encourage you to participate in this conference and will be conducive to the exchange and the establishment of scientific cooperation.

Due to the prolonged lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the formula of the conference we organize, will be in the hybrid mode. The poster session will be only in the form of virtual presentations.

The place of the conference will be the “Blue HALL” in the Collegium Maius building of the Opole University (48 Oleska Street).  We cordially invite to be a part of QUO VADIS Life Sciences conference in Opole in June 2021!