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NWO CHAINS is the annual Dutch chemistry conference. It is the event where chemists, from PhD students and postdocs to professors and R&D scientists, in science and industry come together. We will update this website with more information about the programme when this becomes available.

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Unfortunately it is no longer possible to become a sponsor at NWO CHAINS 2021, but let us know if you are interested in sponsoring NWO CHAINS 2022!

Speeddating with companies @ NWO CHAINS 2021

Do you want to discuss your ideas or thoughts directly with one of the participating companies of NWO CHAINS, or are you interested in their career opportunities?

Then sign up for a speed date!
Register via this link HERE and apply for a speed date with one or more (max. 3) companies.

Participating companies:​

“Do you like puzzles? Become a patent attorney! At V.O., we combine our knowledge of a technical field (e.g. (bio)chemistry) with our expertise on patent law, and our love for languages to answer legal questions (which resemble puzzles) for our clients. If you have a background in technology (MSc/PhD), and are willing to learn about legal matters, please join Daan Wouters and Sjoerd Postma for a speeddate!”
To help you with your challenges and questions at the lab: Screening Devices BV provides a wide scope of laboratory goods to life (bio) sciences, environmental, food and agriculture business in the areas of synthesis, purification and chromatography. Our product scope varies from silica gel (bulk and pre-packed specialties), HPLC columns, cartridges, storage plates and vials, miscellaneous supportive materials to dedicated fine mechanicals and selective smaller laboratory equipment. Our customers are active in research, development and (pilot) production. We aim to Simply Finding Solutions – deliver and implement cost and time efficient solutions to our customers.
Flanders Investment & Trade is the foreign investment agency of Flanders. We attract foreign investors to Flanders. We are experts in fiscal incentives, subsidies, locations and HR. Our advice is bespoke and confidential. Get in contact with us and let us help you succeed in one of Europe’s most attractive regions for R&D-intensive businesses!
Symeres is a leading European small molecule contract research and manufacturing organization that has been a trusted global partner for biotech and pharma companies. Our sites continue to grow, and we are looking for enthusiastic scientists (PhD, MSc, BSc) in the fields of synthetic organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, process research, scale up, parallel chemistry and analytical chemistry.
We use spectral technology, application expertise, and manufacturing scalability to help customers take on important challenges for a safer, cleaner, healthier future. As Ocean Optics, we were pioneers of miniature spectroscopy. Today, as Ocean Insight, we partner with customers in evolving and exciting ways, supporting scientific discovery, waste reduction and sustainability initiatives, and quality of life improvements.
Elsevier As a global leader in information and analytics, Elsevier helps researchers and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. We do this by facilitating insights and critical decision-making for customers across the global research and health ecosystems. In everything we publish, we uphold the highest standards of quality and integrity at scale to ensure value to our customers. We bring that same rigor to our analytical solutions for researchers, health professionals, institutions and funders.
Hamamatsu Hamamatsu Photonics is a worldwide leading manufacturer of opto-electronic components and systems. Among others we offer sensors and systems for spectroscopy (including ultra fast), scientific-grade cameras, beam monitoring solutions, photon counting detectors and systems, photomultipliers, photodiodes, IR detectors.
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Thinking of organizing a scientific workshop in an open, interactive atmosphere and with a high scientific quality? We can help you! Our philosophy is: ‘you do the research, we do the rest’. So sign up for a speed date with us and we will tell you all about it.
Shell Nederland B.V. Shell is a global energy company, creating sustainable, renewable, lower carbon solutions to become a net-zero emissions company. We can’t do this alone. Be welcome to talk with us about: - energy transition - collaborative research - career advice and CV check - application advice for a job in Shell