, Volume 11, Issue 1, pp 1–2 | Cite as

The international Metabolomics Society in 2015: the path forward to success

  • Ute RoessnerEmail author
  • Daniel W. Bearden
  • Timothy Ebbels

First of all, we would like to thank all our members for the faith and trust they have shown in supporting our election as officers of the international Metabolomics Society. We are excited and committed to building the reputation and strength of the Society and extending the numerous schemes initiated over the last couple of years. We take this opportunity to thank the immediate past President Prof. Mark Viant for his incredible commitment and vibrant input to expanding the Society’s activities, particularly into different Committees such as the Conference and Training Committee, Publications Committee and Website and Communications Committee as well as Scientific Task Groups such as the Data Quality Task Group, the Metabolite Identification Task Group, the Data Standards Task Group and the International Affiliations Task Group. These task groups, in contrast to committees, allow non-board members to get involved in Society business in the interest of improving global metabolomics...

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ute Roessner
    • 1
    Email author
  • Daniel W. Bearden
    • 2
  • Timothy Ebbels
    • 3
  1. 1.School of BioSciencesThe University of MelbourneVictoriaAustralia
  2. 2.Materials Measurement Laboratory, Chemical Sciences DivisionHollings Marine Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)CharlestonUSA
  3. 3.Computational and Systems Medicine, Department of Surgery and CancerImperial College LondonLondonUK

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