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Extended - Meet the heroes of Organic Chemistry!

/// IKA is inviting 10 scientists to San Diego, California

Staufen, Germany - Due to the great collaboration with scientists, IKA customers will have the opportunity to travel to San Diego, California to visit the research and development center of IKA and meet the renowned scientists Phil S Baran and Jin-Quan Yu, both from the Scripps Research Institute. With the launch of the IKA plate (RCT Digital), the new magnetic stirrer with heating and lifetime warranty, is sent together with a disposable camera. Each scientist who receives this camera, has the opportunity to take a photo of the digital RCT (IKA plate) in action and send it via eMail to ikaplate@ika.com until 23:59 on August 31, 2017.   All photos will be evaluated by a group of 5 jurors, who will choose the 10 best images and invite the winners for a 5 day trip to San Diego, CA, USA. We will notify the 10 best via e-mail until September 15, 2017.

Not only will the winners be able to see behind the curtain of the IKA research and development center in San Diego, but they will also have the opportunity to meet the heroes of organic chemistry, Phil Baran and Jin-Quan Yu, ask questions and take a look In current issues of science.  

All expenses (air tickets, hotel, transportation, food) will be paid by IKA. Excludes specific expenses and activities.  

Participants who are not chosen as the best photograph will receive an IKA shirt.


All expenses (air tickets, hotel, transportation, food) will be paid by IKA. Excludes specific expenses and activities.   Participants who are not chosen as the best photograph will receive an IKA shirt.   About legal terms: IKA officials and competitors will not be able to participate in the promotion. By submitting the photos, the participant (I) declares and warrants that they are original and is not infringing or violating the rights of third parties, including but not limited to the copyright, trademarks, trade secrets, publicity and privacy rights of third parties; (Ii) The participant declares and guarantees that he did not send the photo to another person, for any purpose and that he took the photo, in response to this challenge; (Iii) The participant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless IKA, its parent and affiliates and its directors, officers, owners, agents and representatives of IKA, its parent and affiliates (collectively "IKA") against any claim, Liability, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees) related to the property or any use by IKA of such photos; And (IV) transfer to IKA all rights, title and interest in the photos, so that IKA has exclusive rights to use, use, publish, edit, develop or create derivative works and to commercially explore the photos. The participant agrees not to send the photos to any other entity for any purpose at any time. Only one participation per person is valid. Entries on behalf of other staff will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed. The invitation is non-exchangeable, non-transferable or redeemable in cash or other prizes.