Spring Symposium

May 6-8, 2014
Earle Brown Heritage Center
Minneapolis, MN

The Minnesota Chromatography Forum invites you to participate in the 35th Annual Spring Symposium and Intensive Short Courses at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Minneapolis, MN. This program will interest people from all areas of separation science.  Check back frequently as this page will be updated at various times before the symposium.

The Upper Midwest’s Largest Chromatographic Instrumentation and Supplies Exhibition

General Schedule and Deadlines

Description Date
Abstract Submission Deadline  April 12, 2014 (extended)
Short Course Registration Deadline April 25, 2014
Advance Registration Deadline for Symposium April 25, 2014
Short Courses May 6-7, 2014
Special Topic Sessions May 7, 2014
Vendor Seminars, Exhibitor Reception May 7, 2014
Spring Symposium Technical Program May 8, 2014

General Events

On Wednesday, you are invited to the afternoon Vendor Seminars and to the annual evening reception. Also, Wednesday afternoon is the opening of the poster sessions and an exhibition of chromatography instrumentation and supplies. The reception, vendor seminars, and poster sessions are free and are an excellent opportunity to meet fellow chromatographers.

Please join us Thursday for the keynote address and technical program.  This year’s keynote speaker:

Dr. Jonathon Sweedler
Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign


“MS-Based Characterization Of The Brain:  From Individual Cells To Cellular Release”

Spring Symposium Brochure

Please check back later in April for the complete technical program.

Directions to the Earle Brown Heritage Center

Where to Stay: The MCF has blocked a limited number of rooms for Spring Symposium participants at:

Embassy Suites, Brooklyn Center (763.560.2700) at $115 / night

This hotel is connected to Earle Brown Heritage Center

Make reservations as soon as possible, limited space is available.  Participants desiring accommodation should call the hotel directly to make reservations (please be sure to mention that you are attending the Minnesota Chromatography Forum (or MCF) Spring Symposium) or register online at:


For further information contact Jenn Rosen by phone at 612-990-3924 or by email at jenn@rosetreeevents.com