Science World, the Fisher Scientific Laboratory Experience, broadened its audience in Germany by going to Kap Europa, Messe Frankfurt on 9 May. The event, hosted by Thermo Fisher Scientific, showcased the latest in laboratory innovations available through the Fisher Scientific channel. Thousands of products were available for attendees to experience, making it an ideal event for anyone working in or around a laboratory.
Highlights from Science World included one of the best-known science journalists in Germany, Ranga Yogeshwar, who presented a keynote speech entitled “Innovation: Next Exit Future”; Physikanten & Co., who delivered a number of scientific experiments throughout the day; a comprehensive seminar programme that covered 24 topics and the new addition of having a Life Science Workflow room and Safety and Cleanroom Environment Solutions room.
Leading the way in serving science, the event attracted 418 delegates from as far afield as Cologne, Heidelberg, Aachen, Lübeck, Karlsruhe and Mannheim as well as bringing 50 leading suppliers together.
“Frankfurt is important because we have a good mix of different customers here. We have the big Pharmaceutical customers, the big Universities and other customers condensed in one area. Frankfurt is definitely a hot-spot for science,” said Frank Schestag, sales director for the Fisher Scientific channel in Germany.