March 6 - 10, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA USA


Submit your 2016 Short Course Proposal

The deadline for submitting your proposal is July 1, 2015.

You will need to “Create User Account” and when you reach the Pittcon 2016 page, click on “Submit New Short Course” on the left side of the page. Then, follow the prompts to complete the proposal form.

Please note that you will be limited to 6 course categories, 720 characters for Course Description and 360 characters for Target Audience. Don’t forget to click on “Submit” when completed.


The Short Courses Office is located in Room A302

You MUST check-in before attending your first course. The office is open 7:30 am – 5:00 pm daily.

Registration opens
October 1


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The 2016 Short Course Program offers more than 100 professional-quality courses in more than 60 topics including areas such as physical, life and pharmaceutical sciences; computer applications, quality assurance; statistics; environmental; and food safety, and more.

Many attendees have stated that participation in Short Courses is the primary factor that justifies their attendance at Pittcon year after year.

Highlights of the 2016 Short Course Program

  • 40+ new Short Courses added to this year’s program
  • Take 3 or more Short Courses and your Pittcon registration is free
  • Short Courses are ½-day to 2-day sessions

Benefits of taking Short Courses

  • Affordable costs compared to other venues
  • Learn techniques and solutions to improve job productivity
  • Gain valuable practical technical knowledge to enhance your skills
  • Receive a signed certificate for each course attended

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Dates & Times
Short Courses will be held:
March 5 – 10, 2016

Full Day Session:
8:30am – 5:00pm

Morning Session:
8:30am – 12:00pm

Afternoon Session:
1:00pm – 5:00pm

Short Courses Pricing

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

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

    Group Discounts
    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 12, 2016, will be issued a full refund less a $25 processing fee for each course cancelled.
  • Short Course cancellations made between February 12 and March 5, 2016, 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 12 and March 5, course changes or refunds WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
  • Conference registration and Short Course cancellations will not be refunded after March 5, 2016. All cancellations are subject to separate fees.



Before 2/12/2016

$1,050 single course
    • After 2/12/2016
    • $1,450

Before 2/12/2016

$800 single course
    • After 2/12/2016
    • $1,125

Before 2/12/2016

$550 single course
    • After 2/12/2016
    • $750

Before 2/12/2016

$300 single course
    • After 2/12/2016
    • $400


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