Program Overview


The program for CAC-2018 will follow the established format of previous conferences, with short courses offered on Monday and oral/poster presentations for the remainder of the week.  The Opening Reception will be held on Monday evening and feature a Plenary Lecture by Prof. Steven Brown.  A Harbour Cruise and Banquet are scheduled for Thursday evening.  To encourage high visibility of the posters, coffee breaks and lunches will be held in the poster venue, and there will be a Poster Mixer following the oral presentations on Wednesday.  The full schedule is given below.

Conference Schedule:


Conference Schedule

Conference Presentations:

The CAC-2018 Organizing Committee welcomes submissions of original research related to all aspects of the extraction of information from chemical measurements, including both theoretical and applied research. Both poster and oral presentations are available. Due to a limited number of oral presentation windows, submissions indicating a preference for oral presentation will be assessed by the Scientific Committee to determine the final presentation format. Relevant topics include, but are not limited to those listed below.

  • Calibration/Regression
  • Chemometric theory
  • Classification
  • Curve resolution
  • Data fusion
  • Data preprocessing
  • Data visualization
  • Environmental analysis
  • Experimental design
  • Exploratory data analysis
  • Food analysis
  • Forensics
  • Health/Medicine
  • Image analysis
  • Intelligent instruments
  • Mass spectrometry
  • Multi-way methods
  • Nonlinear methods
  • Omics analysis
  • Optimization
  • Process analysis
  • QSAR/QSPR
  • Robust methods
  • Separations/chromatography
  • Signal processing
  • Spectroscopic methods
  • Statistical process control
  • Validation
  • Variable selection