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Dotmatics Showcase - Chemicals & Materials | Online

  • June 29th 2021
  • 3:00pm – 6:00pm CEST
    2:00pm – 5:00pm BST
    9:00am – 12:00pm EDT
    6:00am – 9:00am PDT
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Dotmatics is a leading global scientific informatics software and services provider, delivering solutions tailored to the modern, highly collaborative and mobile scientific environments.

Dotmatics Showcase - Chemicals & Materials | Online

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Are you in the process of defining your R&D digital strategy?

If you are wondering how to leverage R&D data to become more efficient, innovate faster and support data-driven initiatives, then register now for the Dotmatics Showcase for Chemicals & Materials, June 29, 2021. Learn more about Dotmatics and hear first-hand from our customers about their journey from selection to implementation of informatics solutions to support their varied R&D workflows.

Learn How To

Support Data-Driven R&D | Dotmatics scientific data intelligence ensures scientists have access to all of their data, all the time
Automate Lab Data Management | Dotmatics lab data automation directly ingests instrument data and provisions them to scientists, creating more efficient operations and improving data quality
Collaborate Effectively with Informed Decision-Making | Dotmatics unified platform allows sharing of results, workflows, and best practices: enabling decision-making based on up-to-date project data

Key Takeaways*

  • See: How the Dotmatics platform can adapt to the multitude of research topics in chemicals and materials R&D by configuring scientific workflows and roles
  • Meet: Dotmatics scientific experts who support customers with implementation and successful adoption, enabling researchers to concentrate on the science by automating data flows
  • Hear: Our customers on why they chose Dotmatics web-based solutions to collaborate effectively across teams and external partners, using real time scientific results for data-driven decision making

*Please note, the topics covered during this event are an introduction to Dotmatics and our solutions and therefore not recommended for existing customers.


9:00am – 12:00pm EDT (New York) | 2:00pm – 5:00pm BST (London)

Presentation Speaker
Opening & Welcome Stephen Gallagher, Co-Founder, Dotmatics
Introduction to Dotmatics Max Petersen, Associate VP of Chemicals & Materials Marketing, Dotmatics
Chemicals and Materials use case: example of ARKEMA Dr. Gérard Guilpain, R&D Scientific Director, ARKEMA
Software Demonstration Alister Campbell, Global Head of Application Science, Dotmatics
Roundtable Discussion | Q&A Dotmatics



Speakers and Panelists

Stephen Gallagher


Steve Gallagher, along with co-Founder Alastair Hill, has taken Dotmatics from a scientific software start-up company to a multi-million dollar business supporting the world’s leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology and chemicals companies. Inspired by his experience as an end-user Data Scientist, Steve has always believed in providing researchers with access to all of their data, all of the time.

Steve founded Dotmatics following eight years’ industrial and academic experience. He provided research IT solutions to R&D teams as a Senior Systems Analyst at Merck Pharmaceuticals, MSD from 2000 to 2005. Prior to that Steve held a post-doctoral research position at Los Alamos Research Laboratory from 1997 to 2000 which reinforced his belief in the importance of collaborative research, across both geographies and domains. He holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Warwick.

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Erran Twigg

VP of Sales, EU

I have headed up the EU Sales team here at for Dotmatics for 3 years and have worked in this industry for over 20 years. I am responsible for managing our account managers through Europe, Middle East and India with all commercial elements but most importantly in supporting our customers in meeting their business objectives now and for the future. We currently have 8 account managers in the EU team including John Gatenby, Alessandro Spada & Peter Rhodes who build on decades of experience to help guide our customers on the digitalisation journey. Our team work closely with the pre-sales applications scientists, implementation team and support group to ensure that we understand our customers challenges from the initial sales process and maintain our customers satisfaction for long term partnership.

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Max Petersen

Associate VP of Chemicals & Materials Marketing

Max Petersen is the Associate VP of Chemicals & Materials Marketing at Dotmatics. In this role, Max is responsible for developing Dotmatics’ strategy for the chemicals & materials industries.
Max has over 20 years of experience in informatics and simulation technologies in chemicals, materials and life sciences applications. He held business consulting and various technology leadership positions and also managed a lab automation company. He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from Fritz-Haber-Institute of the Max-Planck-Society and a masters in Physics from Technische Universität Berlin.

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Alister Campbell

Global Head of Application Science

Alister Campbell is the Global Head of Application Science at Dotmatics. He has 20 years experience in the industry with positions at GSK and Merck working as a Medicinal Chemist in Neuroscience and for the past 12 years heading up the Application Science Group working in Scientific Data Informatics. Alister has built a large global Application Science team delivering modern web-based scientific data querying, visualisation and data capture software to customers in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Chemicals & Materials sector. Alister has been closely involved in the development of the Dotmatics platform which has seen the business grow significantly in that time.

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Gerard Guilpain

R&D Scientific Director - ARKEMA

Gérard Guilpain, Scientific Director R&D Digitalization, Arkema
Gérard Guilpain is Scientific Director at ARKEMA with responsibility for R&D digitization and Knowledge management including security of information in R&D. With over 20 years of industrial and academic research experience, he is a fervent believer in the importance of digital continuity in enabling ARKEMA scientists to trace, share, secure and exploit their valuable R&D data. He has held multiple senior roles across the ARKEMA group including Director of the Rhône-Alpes Research Center (CRRA). Gérard was awarded a PhD in Physical Chemistry by the Université de Haute-Alsace preceded by an MSc ChemEng from École Supérieure de Chimie Organique et Minérale (ESCOM).

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Dotmatics is a leading global scientific informatics software and services provider, delivering solutions tailored to the modern, highly collaborative and mobile scientific environments.