Conference Outline

Welcome to the 6th Conference of the Brazilian Mass Spectrometry Society - 6th BrMASS - organized in conjunction with the 1st Ibero American Conference on Mass Spectrometry - 1st IbMASS

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From 10-14 December 2016 in the Windsor Barra Hotel located in the marvelous city of Rio de Janeiro - Brazil you will participate in a very exciting and well organized joint MS conference, the largest ever below the equator.

The 6th BrMASS - 1st IbMASS will focus on Advances in MS Instrumentation and State-of-the-Art MS Applications.

After the very succesuful series of five BrMASS conferences that started in 2005 in the Royal Palm Plaza hotel in Campinas, SP, it will be a great honour for the Brazilian MS Society - BrMASS-  to hold the 6th BrMASS plus 1st IbMASS in the city of Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Mass spectrometry is currently widely used in Brazil, in the academia, public and private research centers and industries, and in many different fields of science. BrMASS has also an extensive experience in the organization of scientific and educational activities, most of them actracting the participation of a large number of young people, and prestigious members from the international MS community. The latest BrMASS- the 5th BrMASS in Campinas 2013 counted a total of 1270 participants which made it the 3rd largest MS conference in the world. Attendence for the 6th BrMASS - 1st IbMASS - 13th UppCON is predicted to get close to 2000 people from Brazil, all Ibero American Countries as well as from all over the world.

The conference starts on saturday Dec 10 with MS courses and run up to wed Dec 14 at noon. In total, it will be a nearly 5 days full immersion conference aimed to provide advanced knowledge in MS to everyone, from undergraduate, graduate, post-PhD students, and young researchers to senior researchers and professionals in the areas of instrumentation and state-of-the-art applications of MS. The conference  includes plenary and key note lectures, oral and porter presentations, a Welcome Cocktail with beachview and a superb Gala Dinner and other important social events as well as booths with displays from all major MS companies, favouring the initiation of long term relantionships among all participants. 

Enjoy the joint 6th BrMASS - 1st IbMASS Conferences in Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 2016.

Don´t miss this incredible multidisciplinary conference with the best MS can offer!

REGISTRATION: To Register click here.

ACCOMMODATIONS: To book a room click here

The Windsor Barra Hotel:  Experience incredible moments in our 5 star, located in front of the exuberant beach of Barra da Tijuca, in Rio de Janeiro. The Windsor Barra Hotel shelters sophistication and convenience to deliver a structure with a focus on your welfare.  Besides very comfortable guest rooms, a terrace with two swimming pools and well-equipped recreation area, the Windsor Barra Hotel has the biggest and best venue for events in Rio de Janeiro. It is located in the famous Barra da Tijuca, a region that is home to numerous attractions, Recreio Beach, many bars, restaurants, shopping malls, natural parks and ecological reserves. 

Rio de Janeiro - Brazil - The "Most Unique" City in the World - Rio is a city to  Live, Love, and Travel - the most unique experience in turism: So Much Rio; So Little Time.

We invite you to come to participate in the 6th BtrMASS - 1st IbMASS and also to discover the Marvelous City of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — a city rich in culture and surprises around every corner. Dramatically set between the mountains and the sea, Rio is home to so much. The world-famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema. Major landmarks including the Christ the Redeemer Statue atop Corcovado mountain, the winding streets of beautiful Santa Teresa, the Lapa Arches, countless historic theatres, acclaimed museums and art galleries and of course, the mighty Maracanã Stadium, home of matches of the 2014 World Cup and the upcoming 2016 Oplympic Gamnes. The excitement of the Carioca spirit is infectious. Treat yourself with the flavors and traditions of Brazilian cuisine, including rodízio-style Churrascaria restaurants, feijoada — the national dish, Caipirinha — the national drink, and much, much more! What are you waiting for? 

Conference Center:  Officially recognized by Guia 4 Rodas in 2009 and 2010, the Windsor Barra Hotel is the best hotel for events in Brazil. Located in Barra da Tijuca, it has the largest and best-equipped events area of ​​the Rio hotel with 60 modern rooms in more than 9,000 square meters and independent access from the hotel. We experience in conducting small events, medium and large our differential across the market. The Windsor Barra Hotel offers a complete structure in every way for holding events, exclusive parking and restaurants. Its architecture combines beauty and practicality in five different floors. A convention center that does everything in order to achieve event success!