November 2019

AGAT Laboratories Lunch and Learn

Innovations and Improvements within the Laboratory Industry

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you!
Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM–12:00 PM: Presentation
12:00 PM–1:00 PM: Lunch and Networking
1:00 PM–3:00 PM: Lab Tour and Questions
Location: 8600 Glenlyon Pkwy - Unit 120, Burnaby, BC
Credit: 2 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $10 + GST
Contact: For more information please contact [email protected].
Note: Attendees must wear closed toe shoes, pants, and refrain from wearing contact lenses if joining the laboratory tour.
Please join the Burnaby/New Westminster Branch for a lunch and learn and tour of AGAT Labs. The presentation will be on the topic of GCxGC analysis highlighting the new technology and the application of analysis. The presentation, lunch, and networking will be followed by an in depth lab tour and Q&A period.

The event will begin with a presentation providing an overview of the new and industry leading GCxGC technology. The presentation will provide details of the new technology with respect to what analytical parameters are measured, how the technology works and the practical application relating to different industries. The lab tour component will showcase the full life cycle of the samples as they enter and proceed through commercial laboratories. Different analytical techniques will be explained as it relates to the testing required for soil, water, and air samples. There will be a final question period to cover any of the topics within the presentation or lab tour.


  • Due to space limitations, registrations will be limited to 30.
  • Please register before November 20, 2019 or while seats are still available.
  • Guest/Non-member Registration: If you are not a member of Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, you can register online by quickly creating a 'Non-member' account. After clicking on the 'Register' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a ‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account and then you will be able to register online with this new account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.
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