About LRIG and the event:
LRIG New England is a rapidly growing special interest group focused on laboratory automation. Membership consists of scientists and engineers, primarily from the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, with chapters across the US and in Europe. The LRIG mission is to provide and facilitate instruction for both self-development and the benefit of the laboratory automation community.
The LRIG-New England's first virtual Rapid Fire event brought new ideas and technologies to members in a quick and concise format. There were be 3 speakers, each presenting for a total of 15 minutes. Topics focused on new technologies for the lab: Data Engineering, Alpha CETSA assays, and IoT in the lab.
TetraScience CEO and Co-Founder, Spin Wang, discussed "Data as 'Plumbing' of the Digital Lab: Evolving to a Sophisticated System with Data Engineering."