The 5th International qNMR Summit

5th Annual International qNMR Summit 2019


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USP is convening the 5th International qNMR Summit, the foremost colloquium of the qNMR practitioners. 

The Summit will examine the state of qNMR and address challenges of adopting qNMR as an analytical technique, review development of practical qNMR validation guidelines, and explore potential implications of qNMR implementation in industrial, contract laboratory and regulatory settings. The Summit will survey the latest advances and developments in the field, including those of instrumentation, data acquisition and management and novel applications. The Summit will work toward consolidating ongoing efforts and map out directions in which the field is progressing.

The Summit is co-sponsored by the Center for Natural Products Technologies (CENAPT) at the University of Illinois at Chicago, a leading institution advancing qNMR and supplying trained cadre to the industrial, academic and government research laboratories.

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  • Acquire global perspectives of qNMR applicability to pharmacopeial analysis
  • Identify key players within academic, industrial and regulatory environments knowledgeable in qNMR and interested in facilitating its adoption
  • Identify opportunities and challenges for broader adoption of qNMR
  • Evaluate appropriateness of USP documentary standards relevant to qNMR implementation
  • Assess the perspectives on USP developing authoritative qNMR reference standards
  • Formulate consensus qNMR guidelines for the industry to adopt, and for the regulators to adhere to
  • Prepare the foundation for harmonization of qNMR adoption with other pharmacopeial bodies, as well as regulatory entities

Why Attend?

The Summit is an opportunity for industrial, regulatory, government, and academic scientists to meet, network, and participate in exchanges of knowledge for mutual education and advancement of quantitative NMR as an advanced routine analytical technique.

Who Should Participate?

  • qNMR practitioners from academia, government and industry
  • Regulatory and enforcement personnel
  • Spectroscopic instrument manufacturers and data scientists
  • Separations scientists from pharmacopeial, contract research and government organizations

Workshop Registration Information

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Advance online registration will be available through Monday, September 30th at 5:00pm (Eastern).  After that time, registration will be available on-site at the USP Meetings Center.  

Pricing Information

Registration is payable by credit card only. The In-Person Attendee registration fee includes the full two-day program, meeting materials, coffee breaks, lunch and networking reception. For the Virtual Attendee registration option, please note that only ONE session per day will be made available.

Registration fees for this workshop:

Participant Type In-Person Attendee Webex Attendee
(1 session/day)
Industry Participant $250 No Charge
Academia Participant $100 No Charge
Government Participant $100 No Charge

Cancellation and Substitution Policy

Registration fees are non-refundable once processed; however, it is permissible to send a substitute registrant from the same organization. Substitutions will be only accepted by email to

Invitation Letters for Visas

USP cannot provide an invitation letter to potential workshop attendees; however, once you are registered, USP will provide a registration confirmation that may be utilized to obtain a visa.

Registration Questions

Please contact or +1 301-816-8130.

Hotel & Travel Information

Please note that the recommended hotel is the Cambria Rockville Hotel. Shuttle service on October 2nd and 3rd will be provided between USP and the Cambria only. The negotiated rate is $157.00 per night plus tax when you book using the link below by Tuesday, September 10th:

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USP Headquarters
12601 Twinbrook Parkway
Rockville, MD 20852
United States
Phone: +1-301-816-8130