Free Webinar | The Digital Lab. “What it is and How we get there”

October 1, 2020 | 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT

Webinar Description:

There has been considerable amount of sizzle around the concept and benefits of a digital lab. This Webinar will discuss the vision and the benefits of the Digital Lab, and how 2 expert organizations can help you take tangible steps to start the journey.

Learning Objectives:

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Benefits of the Digital Lab
  • Challenges on the Journey to the Digital Lab
  • How 2 expert organizations approach the Journey


Sujeegar Jeevanandam
Principal Consultant and Thought Leader
Zifo RnD Solutions

Sujeegar Jeevanandam (SJ) has a passion for all thing’s science and technology. He consults with Pharma & Biotech companies across the globe to develop R&D Informatics strategy and harmonize/optimize lab workflows. His project experience spans across the R&D continuum covering Discovery, Development Science, Manufacturing, Tox & Clinical functions and involving ELN, LIMS, SDMS, Registration, Inventory Screening, Analytics, Modeling & Visualization platforms.

SJ current focus is to help R&D teams fast track their Digital Transformation by adopting FAIR principles, embracing Digital Culture, implementing Data Governance and leveraging AI/ML solutions.

Kevin Cramer
Founder & CEO
Sapio Sciences LLC

As CEO and Chief Scientist at Sapio, Kevin is the driving force behind our lab management and electronic lab notebook software with an emphasis on process automation, data capture and analytics to position companies to interpret their data for faster discovery. Kevin has an extensive background in machine learning, statistics, and software design. Kevin founded Sapio in 2004 and quickly grew it into one of most respected and sought-after LIMS/ELN firms with its Exemplar family of Digital Lab solutions. Kevin has co-authored several papers in Nature Genetics related to using machine learning and other methods to analyze genetics data.

John F. Conway
Chief Visioneer Officer
20/15 Visioneers

John has 30 productive and successful years of R&D experience. John was recently the Head of R&D IT/CIO for Medimmune, the large Molecule division of AstraZeneca and Former Head of Data Sciences and AI for AZ after the Medimmune Brand was consumed.

He was also with Schrödinger, LLC, where he was Vice President of Professional Services and Solutions.

Previously, John was Global Director of Scientific Informatics and Solutions at Accelrys, Inc. and head of US Lab Automation for the Discovery Informatics Department at GlaxoSmithKline, Inc. Prior to GSK, John spent many years at Merck and Co.

John’s early career includes serving as an analytical biochemist at Tektagen, Inc. (now Charles River Laboratories), a Senior Forensic Scientist at the Pennsylvania State Police, and Co-Founder of Avecon, a diverse diagnostics company. His education includes biochemistry and molecular biology at Pennsylvania State University and Lehigh University.

Paul Denny-Gouldson
Principal Consultant
Zifo RnD Solutions

Paul has built up extensive experience in a board range of scientific, informatics, and data areas spanning research, development, manufacturing and clinical studies.

Prior has over twenty years of experience with global scientific informatics product leaders, during which time he also founded several companies focused on combining science, technology, and business. He started his career as a Post Doc and subsequently Senior Scientist at Sanofi-Synthelabo Toulouse (now Sanofi) for just under five years, where he managed a multidisciplinary molecular and cell biology department. Paul obtained his Ph.D. in Computational Biology from Essex University.


Zifo RnD Solutions is a global scientific digital solutions and services provider helping organizations accelerate their Drug Discovery and Development programs. Our team's knowledge of science and expertise in technology help Zifo better serve our customers around the globe, including 7 of the Top 10 Biopharma companies.

Sapio Sciences is a leading provider of powerful and configurable Laboratory Management, Electronic Lab Notebook, and Knowledge Management Solutions. Customers include Roche, Novartis, Sanofi, Bristol Myers Squibb, Glaxo, AbbVie, Regeneron and numerous other leading life sciences and pharmaceutical organizations.

All Exemplar products including LIMS, ELN, Stability, Bioanalysis and NGS, are built on the same platform and enable our customers to manage their laboratories, notebooks, and scientific data effectively and efficiently.

Cost: No Cost!