The symposium on lab automation is an application-oriented event focusing on "usability and connectivity".
Its priority lies on new technologies and innovative development approaches in laboratory automation. In addition, the benefits of collaboration between companies and academics and ways of governmental funding of projects are presented.
The symposium is a networking platform that allows people with interest in laboratory automation to share knowledge and meet potential cooperation partners.
The ILT Institute for Lab Automation and Mechatronics is an institute of the HSR University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland. The focus of the ILT is applied research and development in the interdisciplinary field of mechatronics. The ILT works closely with industrial companies and further institutions in collaborative projects. Collaboration forms vary from professional service to larger research projects.