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International Conference on Non-Target Screening


International Conference on Non-Target Screening

in Erding, Germany and online

4th – 7th October 2021

Now, for the first time, Non-Target Screening and its various applications are in the focus of an


NTS users from all over the world and vendors in the field of instrumental analysis will present their latest results and applications in

keynote lectures, lecture sessions and poster sessions.

You can apply for an oral presentation and/or a poster presentation.

Submission deadline will be 31st May 2021.

This conference will be held in Erding and online in parallel. All presentations and panel discussions will be recorded and available as on-demand content during and/or after the conference (if presenters consent).

If the pandemic situation does not allow us to meet in Erding, the conference will take place exclusively as an online conference (with virtual presentations, discussions and digital meetings). But let’s hope that we can also meet personally.

Application for presentations

The submission of abstracts for oral and/or poster presentations is possible until May 31st.

Please use the following templates for the creation of your abstract.

Template for oral presentation

Template for poster presentation

To submit your abstract, please send it via e-mail to education@afin-ts.de.

If possbile, please choose one of the topics below, to which you want to contribute.

Please note that submissions for oral presentations might be changed to poster presentations by the scientific committee. If you do not agree with this, please state this in the submission e-mail.

Poster awards will be sponsored by our Media Partner the Springer Journal ‘Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry’ (see also link below).

If you plan to publish your presentation also as manuscript in our ‘(Mass Spectrometric) NTS’ special issue in the Journal ‘Molecules’, do not hesitate to contact us soon (also for a discount for the open-access publication). For further information click the link of our media partner MDPI below.

This conference will (for the first time) cover the following techniques:

  • GC-MS(/MS) in NTS,
  • LC-MS(/MS) in NTS,
  • SFC-MS(/MS) in NTS
  • CE-MS(/MS) in NTS,
  • Multidimensional Chromatography in NTS
  • Other Techniques in NTS like NMR, IR, etc.

This conference will extend the discussion in view on Non-Target Screening main topics like the following:

  • NTS in Products of Daily Use,
  • NTS in Doping and Forensics,
  • NTS in Environmental Analysis,
  • NTS in Food(omics),
  • NTS in Metabolomics,
  • NTS in (Pharmaceutical and Chemical) Process Monitoring,
  • NTS in Commercial Solutions,
  • Computational Mass Spectrometry,
  • NTS with Quality Standards, Data Standardization and Harmonization

General Information


04. – 07. October 2021



Stadthalle Erding (City Hall Erding)
Alois-Schießl-Platz 1,
D-85435 Erding, Germany
Further options and information can be found on:

Address (Organiser):

Am Mittleren Moos 48
D-86167 Augsburg, Germany

Seminar contact:


Please feel free to contact us for further information
(e.g. how to submit a talk, how to access to recorded presentations and on-demand content).

On-site participation:

Early-bird registration (until June 15th 2021): 475 € (incl. VAT)

Regular registration: 575 € (incl. VAT)

Conference dinner: 55 € (incl. VAT)

Online participation:

Early-bird registration (until June 15th 2021): 300 € (incl. VAT)

Regular registration: 360 € (incl. VAT)

Students and PhD students (proof required) with a poster presentation receive a discount of 5% on the registration fee.


The conference will be held as a hybrid conference on-site in Erding near Munich and online.

All presentations and panel discussions will be available online.


* required information


In walking distance from Stadthalle Erding:

5- 10 minutes from Stadthalle Erding (by car):

A full list of hotels and accomodations in Erding is available here: www.erding.de/wirtschaft-tourismus/uebernachten/hotels

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