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SLAS2020 Exhibitor Prospectus



SLAS2020 is the flagship international annual conference from SLAS and the must-attend event dedicated to life sciences discovery and technology. 

SLAS2020 is a unique opportunity to build your brand, strengthen customer relationships, meet new prospects and showcase your latest products and services to an educated, influential and well-connected audience of scientists, researchers, engineers and technology professionals from leading engineering, industry, academic and government organizations.


Reserve Your Exhibit Booth Today!

Due to high demand and loyal participation, the SLAS2020 exhibition is 94% sold, a limited number of exhibit opportunities remain. Act fast to ensure your participation.

For Exhibit Space Information, contact:

Barry Sacks
Exhibit Manager
E-mail: bsacks@slas.org
Tel: +1.312.265.9642
Fax: +1.312.541.0573

Bob Drewniak
SLAS Exhibit Sales
E-mail: bdrewniak@slas.org
Tel: +1.312.265.9662

SLAS Attendee Profile

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Attendee Top Areas of Participation

Automation and High-Throughput Technologies
Assay Development and Screening
Cellular Technologies
Data Analysis and Informatics
Micro- and Nanotechnologies
Drug Target Strategies
High-Definition Biotechnology

Job Roles of SLAS Attendees

60% Scientist/Researcher/Engineer
12% Industry Management — Department Head or Manager
9% Academia — Faculty/Researcher/Administration
7% Academia — Post-Doctoral
5% Sales/Marketing/Business Development
3% Industry Executive Management

Organizational Affiliation of SLAS Attendees

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Exhibitor Benefits

  • Access to participant mailing list
  • One full-conference registration per 10’ x 10’ booth
  • Prominent presence on the SLAS2020 website
  • Exhibition-only passes to distribute
  • Company listing and description on the SLAS2020 online floor plan and in the SLAS2020 conference app
  • Dedicated networking time with our diverse global membership
  • Opportunity to apply for the SLAS New Product Award

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Exhibit Space Rental

$3,800 per 10’ x 10’ booth; there is a $200 charge for each corner.

Required deposit: 30% of the total space rental charges.
Applications received after September 27, 2019, must include full payment.


Showcase Your Innovation and Expertise with an Exhibitor Tutorial or Solutions Spotlight Presentation

Level Up for the SLAS2020 attendees by adding an Exhibitor Tutorial or a Solutions Spotlight presentation.

Exhibitor Tutorials are available in 45-, 75- and 120-minute timeslots to highlight technology, product capabilities and customer success stories in front of influential researchers and technology users, your current and future customers. 

The SLAS Exhibition Theater can be reserved for 20-minute Solutions Spotlight presentations — quick and public exhibitor presentations — in the SLAS2020 Exhibition.

Exhibitor Tutorials and Solutions Spotlight opportunities are available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so act early to reserve your preferred dates and times. 


Exhibitor Service Kit

In mid-October, exhibitors will receive an email containing the link to the online Exhibitor Service Kit from Freeman, the official show decorator. This kit includes information and order forms for photography, video services, furnishings, shipping, utilities, lead retrieval and more from Freeman and other official show suppliers to maximize your SLAS2020 investment. Look for the SLAS Official Vendor logo when securing services for this event.


SLAS2020 Preliminary Schedule

Exhibit Hall Set-Up
Saturday, January 25 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 26 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Exhibition Hours
Monday, January 27 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 28 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 29 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Dismantle
Wednesday, January 29 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 30 8:00 a.m. – Noon

*Complimentary lunch for SLAS2020 participants is provided in the exhibition daily Monday-Wednesday.




Sponsorship Opportunities

SLAS2020 sponsorship options include a variety of promotional opportunities (and many new items in 2020) including the SLAS2020 mobile app, Pocket Program, tote bags, signage, giveaways and much more. These sponsorships are an excellent way to enhance your company’s recognition through meaningful, direct and positive exposure to your target market during SLAS2020 and beyond. View the Sponsorship Prospectus. 

For more information on SLAS2020 sponsorship opportunities, contact:

Mary Michalik
Sponsorship Manager
E-mail: mmichalik@slas.org
Tel: +1.312.265.9650

Matt McLaughlin
Sponsorship Sales
E-mail: mmclaughlin@slas.org
Tel: +1.312.265.9655


Your Impact Isn't Limited to SLAS2020

SLAS2020 is the premier conference and exhibition focused exclusively on the fast-evolving field of life sciences discovery and technology. Exhibiting at SLAS2020 offers unparalleled opportunities for global visibility for your company, but you can impact this well-informed, well-connected global community of professionals throughout the year. 

Additional Opportunities

Advertise in Two Scientific Journals or Sponsor a Special Issue:
SLAS Discovery and SLAS Technology (in print and online)
Email: Amanda Mihalsky
Tel: +1.805.410.7345


Advertise on SLAS.org Website: Rotating banner at the top of every page
Tim Waddill 
Tel: +1.214.396.6780


Advertise in SLAS Point-to-Point, Weekly E-News Brief:
Tel: +1.972.402.7070


Advertise in SLAS2020 Daily News, the Conference E-mail Update:
Tel: +1.972.402.7070


Sponsor/Advertise in Electronic Laboratory Neighborhood (ELN), the SLAS Online E-zine:
Holly Dietz 
Tel: +1.805.410.7346

Our Sponsors

Premier Sponsor:

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    Beckman Coulter
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    Miltenyi Biotek
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    Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Platinum Sponsor

    BMG Labtech
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    Broooks Life Sciences
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    Cosmo Technologies
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    Molecular Devices
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  • Gold Sponsor

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  • Silver Sponsor

    ACS Combinatorial Science
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    Analytik Jena
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    Greiner Bio-One
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  • Media Partner

    The Analytical Scientist
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    Cell Press
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    DDN News
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    GEN News
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    Lab Manager
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    Science AAAS
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    Europa Science/Scientific Computing World
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    Select Science
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    Technology Networks
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    The Scientist