At Cairn we are proud to support and promote scientific conferences and exhibitions all around the world. These meetings are an opportunity for us to introduce new products, talk to existing clients about their applications and to meet new researchers too. 

In the USA we are represented by our good friends and partners Chroma Technology and 89North. Cairn personnel are always in attendance on their booths

Where will you find us next?

Cairn Research scientific instruments - Exhibitions

Microscience Microscopy Congress 2019

Manchester, 1 – 4 July 2019

We will be sharing a double booth in Manchester with our good friends at Crest Optics.  We will have on display our OptoSpinFuraLED and Multisplit V2.  The second rig will be based on a Nikon Ti2, an 89North LDI illuminator and a recently launched X-light V3 spinning disk system

Andy & Martyn will be giving talks during our  ‘commercial workshops


Physiology 2019

Aberdeen, 8 – 10 July 2019

Our regular slot at one of the highlights of the year.  It is always fun to visit our friends at The Phys Soc to discuss new projects and new products. We will have on display our OptoSpinFuraLED and Multisplit V2


Microelectrode Techniques For Cell Physiology

Plymouth, 28 August- 11 September – 2019


Uk Biofluids Meeting

12-13 of September, Warwick

first day is a hands-on for PDRAs and PhD students (~20
total), with a numerical part in the morning and a
lab-based part in the afternoon. The lab part will
be on microfluidics and microscopy.


UK Clock Club Meeting

6th September 2019 MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

The UK’s premier biological rhythms meeting will be held on Friday 6th September at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology.


Oxford Biomedical Imaging Festival

October 4th - Oxford

One-day festival of imaging on October 4th 2019 at Worcester College Oxford. The aim of the day is to share the breadth of the imaging expertise within the Oxford imaging community. The course brings together as many of Oxford’s imaging scientists and clinicians as we can and showcase the broad range of scientific research being undertaken in Oxford. There will also be ample opportunity for members of the Oxford imaging community to network, both during the tea/coffee breaks and lunch, and also during two dedicated poster sessions.


Cairn Research scientific instruments - Exhibitions

Neuroscience 2019

McCormick Place in Chicago, October 19-23

SfN’s 49th annual meeting is the premier venue for neuroscientists to present emerging science, learn from experts, forge collaborations with peers, explore new tools and technologies, and advance careers.

Neuroscience 2019 will take place October 19-23 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Join 30,000 colleagues from more than 70 countries at the world’s largest marketplace of ideas and tools for global neuroscience.


SPIE Photonics West

San Francisco, 1 – 6 February 2020

SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, was founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies.


Biophysical Society Annual Meeting

San Diego, California, February 15 - 19 2020

As science becomes increasingly interdisciplinary, the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting continues its long-held reputation for bringing together leading scientists from the all over the world who work at the interface of the life, physical, and computational sciences.


ABRF 2020

Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm Springs, CA, February 29 - March 3, 2020

The ABRF annual meeting is an international symposium that provides an exciting mix of cutting-edge science and its execution in a shared resource / core facility setting.  These meetings also offer informational and practical workshops as well as provide ample opportunities for networking with academic, industry and exhibitor colleagues.