exploded cassetteThe Advanced Lateral Flow Course is the premier educational event for the lateral flow industry. Whether you are initiating a new rapid test development program, trouble-shooting an existing assay, or marketing a complete device, this event will provide the support you need for success.

During this course, some of the most experienced professionals in the industry will guide you through the cycle of design, development, manufacturing and commercialization of a high performance lateral flow test.  They will address the difficulties of producing the right product for the right market and explain that it’s not just about the test, it’s about the product.  


  • Establish the basic groundwork for a lateral flow test
  • Talk about reagent selection and conjugation methods
  • Discuss advanced development practices, including quantification & multiplexing
  • Explain the importance of a highly controlled manufacturing process
  • Address regulations and requirements for POC devices
  • Review commercialization considerations, including intellectual property and reimbursement



  • Attend the COMMERCIAL TRADE SHOW with a variety of component suppliers, technology suppliers, and manufacturers
  • DISCOVER how lateral flow tests are utilized in a variety of different markets, including veterinary diagnostics, biowarfare, food safety, companion diagnostics, and many others
  • NETWORK with over 100 attendees from around the world
  • Form PARTNERSHIPS with major players in the lateral flow arena
  • Gain a comprehensive up-to-date view of the rapid diagnostics industry
  • Learn about innovative products and platforms during the COMMERCIAL PRESENTATIONS by our sponsors
  • Attend the FREE Mini Symposium during which presenters from various organizations discuss their experiences in designing rapid tests for challenging applications



“Gave a good overview of the Techniques and of the market for lateral flow test. Comparisons between R&D and manufacturing issues were also well addressed”

 – Denise van Rossum, Sartorius Stedium Biotech GmbH

“True and honest course. Precious info for anyone involved in the LFA market. Great event in a relaxed and cozy atmosphere.”

  – Michael Gotsopoulos, Prognosis Biotech Ltd.

“As scientists, we’re often so caught up in our technical work that we don’t stop to consider the other aspects.  this course gave insight into not only scientific and analytical specifications of lateral flow, but also commercialization implications, providing a much more cohesive view.”

– Kristin Cederquist, IMRA America, Inc.

“Course was a blend of technical detail and real work business realities. would highly recommend to companions developing lateral flow and clients of firms outsourcing development.”

 – Pam T., i-calQ,LLC