The Fischione Instruments' Model 1080 PicoMill™ TEM specimen preparation system, as well as the Model 2550 Cryo Transfer Tomography Holder and the Model 2560 Vacuum Transfer Tomography Holder, made their international debut at the 18th International Microscopy Congress (IMC 18) held in Prague, Czech Republic, September 7 - 12, 2014.
Fischione Instruments CEO Paul Fischione, who also serves as president of the International Corporate Microscopy Assembly, was on hand to cut the ribbon opening the IMC 18 exhibition. Fischione was also given the honor of speaking at the Congress' opening ceremony.
IMC 18 has broken previous IMC attendance records by hosting 3,125 participants from 68 countries.
From left, International Federation of Societies for Microscopy (IFSM) President C. Barry Carter, Fischione Instruments CEO and International Corporate Microscopy Assembly (ICMA) President Paul Fischione, and International Microscopy Congress (IMC) Chairman Pavel Hozák cut the ribbon to open the IMC 18 exhibition. Photo courtesy of IMC 18.