We kindly invite you to join us for the upcoming SCS Seminars and Summer Schools 2022. As training seminars and summer schools in Switzerland are a fantastic opportunity for continuing education with minimal travel, we encourage you to discuss participation(s) in your community.

Please find more information on the Seminar's websites:

SCS Seminar on Flow Chemistry 2022

07.-09. February 2022, Villars-sur-Glâne
The SCS Seminars are three-days education seminars that focus on topics that are relevant for the Swiss chemical and pharmaceutical industry but are not enough considered during the academic education at universities.

The seminar will focus on relevant issues of flow chemistry such as
Batch to flow
Flow reaction optimization  
Safety issues
Scaling up
Reactors and reactor design 

Website and registration: https://flowsem22.scg.ch

Swiss Summer-School: Chemical Biology 
11.- 15. September 2022, Les Diablerets.
The Swiss Summer School is a one-week out-of-town course for MSc, PhD and postdoctoral students with input lectures by experts from academia and industry, poster sessions, student presentations, and guest-lectures. The focus of the 2022 edition of the Swiss Summer Schools is on Chemical Biology.

Website and registration: https://summer-school22.scg.ch

14th Swiss Course on Medicinal Chemistry
09. - 14. October, 2022, Leysin
This five-day Medicinal Chemistry School organized by the SCS Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology will focus on most modern aspects associated with small molecule drug discovery, highlighting the methodologies and technologies supporting hit generation, lead finding and lead optimization campaigns.

Website and registration: https://scmc22.scg.ch

Seminar Patenting in Life Sciences & Chemistry
07-08. November 2022, Gerzensee (BE)
The SCS Seminar on IP 2022 with focus on industry targets researchers from industry that are regularly or occasionally dealing with IP and patent issues. The 2022 edition is an advanced course and requires some basic knowledge about IP. 
The course is jontly organized with LS2.

Website and registration: https://ipsem22.scg.ch


SCS Seminar Series

The SCS Seminar series targets PhD students, Postdocs as well as junior scientists from industry, and will be led by senior scientists and designated experts.

Active participation is key for all attendees. A good mix between

  • theoretical lectures,
  • reports of concrete projects from industry,
  • interactive workshops/panel discussions and
  • short presentations by participants

will guarantee a maximum of impact. 


Céline Wittwer, SCS