SPICA 2016

16th International Symposium on Preparative and Industrial Chromatography and Allied Techniques

 Vienna, Austria    October 9-12, 2016

Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. is a technology leader in life sciences and food sciences. Agilent has a strong focus on the Pharmaceutical space and provides analytical solutions to researchers ranging from sample prep to analysis. The company has 12000 employees globally and had revenues of $4 billion in fiscal year 2015.

AKZO Nobel / Kromasil

AkzoNobel offers Kromasil®, high performance chromatographic media based on state-of-the-art spherical silica for purification using HPLC, SFC and SMB process technology.  Kromasil materials’ unique combination of pore volume and surface area, very high mechanical and chemical stability are widely used for separation and purification of small molecules, peptides and proteins. www.kromasil.com

BioToolomics Ltd

BioToolomics specialises in the development and manufacturing of innovative process chromatography media and disposable chromatography columns for the cost-effective purification of biomolecules. We have operated for over 10 years and is certified to ISO 9001:2008 quality system. The products are sold for research and industrial use with regulatory supports.

BŘchi Labortechnik AG

For more than 30 years, BUCHI preparative chromatography equipment has been widely used for the purification of high value products. Compounds generated by organic synthesis, biochemical process or extraction needs to be purified. BUCHI chromatography solutions allow the purification of compounds from a few milligrams up to kilo grams.

Chiral Technologies Europe

Chiral Technologies Europe, a wholly owned subsidiary of Daicel Corporation, serves pharmaceutical and other life science industries and offers the largest portfolio of chiral stationary phases (CSPs) and analytical and preparative chiral columns for the separation of racemic mixtures into single enantiomers.

DAISO Fine Chem GmbH

DAISOGEL is distributed to the European customers by our company located in Dusseldorf, Germany. DAISOGEL is the prime bulk silica gel for High Pressure Liquid Chromatography. This silica product group is made in Japan, chemically modified in GMP compliant way in our state-of-the-art facility in Amagasaki city.


World leaders in Centrifugal Evaporator technology, Genevac's high performance systems are designed for use in chemistry, biology and analytical science applications. Whether concentrating a few microliters or removing up to 100 litres, Genevac’s patented evaporation systems remove even the most difficult solvents and mixtures without compromising sample purity or integrity.

Gilson International & Armen SAS

Gilson provides high quality, dependable solutions for today's demanding liquid chromatography, solid phase extraction, gel permeation chromatography clean-up requirements, and manual liquid handling. Armen is specialized in manual preparative chromatography based on HPLC and CPC (or CCC: Counter Current chromatography) technologies and was acquired by Gilson in 2013.

Hanbon Sci & Tech

Hanbon Sci.&Tech. (China), established in 1998, is a high&new technology enterprise with the core products of liquid chromatography. As a largest professional manufacturer, Hanbon have LC columns, analytical and preparative HPLC, dynamic axial compressure column, simulated moving bed system, industrial preparative separation and purification system., supercritical fluid chromatography etc.

HVD Life Sciences

HVD Life Sciences is a marketing and distribution company that specializes in sourcing, supplying and supporting life science solutions. It operates worldwide and services Central and Southeast Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Far East and Latin America. HVD Life Sciences offers a wide range of high quality products from carefully selected manufacturers of innovative and industry-leading tools and technologies. The company works with public and university organisations, private laboratories, the pharmaceutical and food industries, biotechnology companies and partners.

JSR Life Sciences

JSR Life Sciences is a business unit of JSR Corporation, a global company built on more than 50 years of performance material expertise. Using a variety of integrated, leading-edge technologies, JSR Life Sciences provides materials that contribute to the manufacturing process of biopharmaceuticals, life science research applications and in vitro diagnostics.


KNAUER offers UHPLC/HPLC and FPLC systems for analytical and preparative applications. KNAUER is a competent partner for continuous chromatography such as SMB technology. LC columns, UV/VIS, DAD and RI detectors, high pressure pumps, valves and pertinent software complete the choice of high quality products for liquid chromatography. KNAUER also supplies osmometers for chemistry and clinical use. Furthermore KNAUER is a well-trusted OEM partner. KNAUER is certified DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001.


LABOMATIC has been active in the field of liquid chromatography for more than 35 years. It is specialized in preparative high-performance liquid chromatography. For the last 20 years, LABOMATIC has been active in the field of fluid and medical technology, producing customer-specific assemblies for medical diagnostics instruments, for example.


In late 2015, Merck Millipore joined forces with Sigma-Aldrich. Our combined organization, which operates as MilliporeSigma in the United States and Canada, is the life science business of Merck. Our shared purpose is to solve the toughest problems in life science by collaborating with the global scientific community.


Novasep is a leading worldwide provider of integrated manufacturing solutions for the Life Science industries.  We master a unique range of chromatographic technologies (HPLC, SFC, LPLC, continuous chromatography) for the purification of both synthetic and bio-molecules. Our offering includes process development, chromatography units (columns, pumping skids), and contract manufacturing.

PIC Solution

PIC Solution manufactures innovative analytical and preparative supercritical fluid chromatographs. The bench-top SFC-PICLab PREP 100 and the Hybrid 10-100 have open-bed and mass-directed collection capability. Or choose from PREP 200, 400, 600 and 1000 systems. All have PLC control and X-Injection.  We supply preparative columns with the FlexPacker packing station.


Purolite has more than 30 years’ experience providing resin solutions, with dedicated R&D and manufacturing facilities in USA, China, UK, Russia and Romania. Lifesciences products include Purolite APIs and blood purification polymers, Chromalite & Purophase synthetic chromatography resins, Lifetech resins for enzyme immobilization, and Praesto agarose-based media for Mabs and recombinant protein purification.

Rotachrom Technologiai

Develop industrial Chromatography instrument based on CPC. Develop industrial scale purification of APIs. Markets served: pharmaceuticals, CMOs, Natural Product Manufacturers. Major products/services: Industrial Scale CPC, Feasibility studies, Pilot studies, Solvent recovery studies.

Teledyne Isco

Teledyne Isco manufactures a wide range of products for scientists involved in field and laboratory work. Our products are engineered and built to increase the productivity of professionals in the field, factory, and in the laboratory.

YMC Europe

YMC Europe offers a wide range of HPLC columns, bulk silica media for preparative chromatography and lab- and pilot-scale glass columns for customer packing. Our extensive distribution network guarantees availability of all YMC products in countries all over the world.


Ypso-Facto is a service company helping industrial firms to develop, optimize and secure their chemical and biochemical processes.
Our independent services include:
- Software to model, simulate and design processes
- Technical and scientific analyses
- Laboratory services
We have developed a chromatographic process simulation software, ChromWorksTM, featuring most commercial chromatographic processes.