March 8 - 12, 2015
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, LA USA

The Short Course office is located in Room 209.
If you are registered for a Short Course, you must first sign-in.

Skill-Building Courses

The Short Courses office will be located in Room 209. If you are registered for a short Course, you must first sign-in.

The 2015 Short Course Program offers skill-building training for laboratory professionals that will add significant value to their Pittcon experience.

Many attendees have stated that participation in Short Courses is the primary factor that justifies their attendance at Pittcon year after year. Courses are taught by experienced professionals who are experts in their fields. For most courses, a laptop computer is recommended.

2015 Short Courses
Short Courses vary in length from 1/2 day to 2 days, and range from beginner to advanced courses.

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Dates & Times

March 7 – 12, 2015

Full Day Session:
8:30am – 5:00pm
Morning Session:
8:30am – 12:00pm
Afternoon Session:
1:00pm – 5:00pm

Short Course Fees

2 Days

$1,380 Single Course

1 1/2 Days

$1,050 Single Course

1 Day

$710 Single Course

1/2 Day

$375 Single Course

Special Discounts

Free Registration
Take three (3) PAID (does not include free) Short Courses and receive free conference registration.

Save 50%
Full time students will receive a 50% reduction in Short Course registration fees with a valid student ID card presented on-site.

Group Discounts
Purchase three (3) regular conferee registrations and get one (1) registration FREE. Applies only to conferee registrations made at $175 (early discount) or $350 (full price). Not applicable for student registrations and cannot be combined with any other discount.

Group registrations must be completed during one online session in order to receive the FREE registration. If you have any questions or need assistance with group registrations, please email or call 888-676-7970 (or 801-676-7970 internationally).

Cancellation / Refund Policy
  • If you decide to cancel your Conference registration, the amount paid less a $25 cancellation fee will be refunded. In addition, Short Course cancellations made by February 20, 2015, will be issued a full refund less a $25 processing fee for each course cancelled.
  • Short Course cancellations made between February 20 and March 7, 2015, will incur a $100 administrative charge per course, only if the short course notes were NOT DOWNLOADED.
  • If short course notes ARE DOWNLOADED between February 20 and March 7, course changes or refunds WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
  • Conference registration and Short Course cancellations will not be refunded after March 7, 2015. All cancellations are subject to separate fees.

Get the Most out of Your Pittcon Experience

Technical Program
Complete information on all aspects of the 2015 Technical Program.
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Housing & Travel
Let take care of all of your travel needs.
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Pittcon Expo
Attend the premier laboratory science equipment expo.
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Wallace H. Coulter
Kick-off Pittcon 2015 with Dr. Naomi J. Halas on Sunday, March 8.
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