PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 12 Thomson Scientific, partof The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC) and leading provider ofinformation solutions to the worldwide research and business communities,announced today that it will be hosting its inaugural user's conference forinformation, regulatory affairs, competitive intelligence, and biotechnologyprofessionals. Called Pharmaceutical Vision, it will be a series of nationalone-day meetings across five cities planned to provide end-users with theopportunity to meet product development specialists and professional trainerswhile engaging in hands-on demonstrations that showcase the latest incustomized workflow solutions.
"Pharmaceutical Vision creates an opportunity for us to liaise directlywith our customers in a range of markets," said Jon Brett-Harris, executivevice president of pharmaceutical and chemical markets at Thomson Scientific."The keynote speakers and innovative, personalized sessions will sparkdiscussion, create a forum of creativity, and allow the real experts -- theend-users -- to provide feedback."
In addition to user-group sessions throughout the day, a product drop-inroom and product test lab will be available. The product drop-in room allowsattendees an open opportunity to work through online queries with professionaltrainers, while the product test lab offers product specialists anddevelopment professionals the opportunity to discuss future developments andprototypes.
Combining authoritative information along with innovative technology,Pharmaceutical Vision will be held in five locations internationally. Thefirst of the conferences will be held in Europe, starting in London onSeptember 20th, followed by Paris on the 26th and Munich on the 30th. TheNorth American conferences will begin in San Francisco, California on October9th and will conclude in Princeton, New Jersey on October 22nd.
For more information on Pharmaceutical Vision or for information onparticipating in this event, please visit:http://scientific.thomson.com/fr/pharmavision/.
About The Thomson Corporation
The Thomson Corporation (http://www.thomson.com) is a global leader inproviding essential electronic workflow solutions to business and professionalcustomers. With operational headquarters in Stamford, Conn., Thomson providesvalue-added information, software tools and applications to professionals inthe fields of law, tax, accounting, financial services, scientific researchand healthcare. The Corporation's common shares are listed on the New Yorkand Toronto stock exchanges (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC).
Thomson Scientific is a business of The Thomson Corporation. Itsinformation solutions assist professionals at every stage of research anddevelopment-from discovery to analysis to product development anddistribution. Thomson Scientific information solutions can be found atscientific.thomson.com.
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