Welcome to the first International Conference on Hydrogen Deuterium Exchange Mass Spectrometry (IC HDX) to be held at AstraZeneca R&D, Gothenburg, Sweden 16-17 May 2017. Preceding the conference, a workshop will be organized on 15 May 2017.

This event will connect all research groups within academia and industry that work primarily with or have a great interest in Hydrogen Deuterium Exchange Mass Spectrometry (HDX-MS).

We are happy to welcome Prof Perdita Barran, Prof John Engen, Prof Walter Englander, Prof Patrick Griffin, Prof Thomas Jørgensen and Associate Prof Kasper Dyrberg Rand (co-organizer) as invited speakers. Please see the program for a list of all confirmed speakers.



The following times and details are the format for the meeting:

15th of May 09:00-17:30

Please click on this link for a workshop program.

The workshop is being co-organized together with COST.

16th of May 09:00-17:30 Followed by conference dinner supported by City of Gothenburg
17th of May 09:00-16:00

Please click on this link for a conference program.


Gothia Towers
Mässans gata 24
Box 5184
402 26 Göteborg

Hotel booking and pricing information will be available when the registration opens.

Train stations – Gothenburg Central station or
Mölndal station.

Buses and trams:
Public transport from the airport to Gothenburg:
airport coaches.
The first stop in Gothenburg (Korsvägen/Svenska Mässan) is where the hotel is located.

Transport arrangement from the hotel to AstraZeneca and back will be organized by us.

Public transportation within Gothenburg can be planned using the Västtrafik app (IOS , Google) or Online.


VIP taxi +46 31 27 16 11
Taxi Göteborg +46 31 65 00 00
Taxi Kurir +46 31 27 27 27

One of the aims of the HDX conference is to foster a community of HDX practitioners that can discuss experiments, data, and best practice.

A mailing list has been created to stimulate discussion and draw attention to the latest publications in the field. Additionally, to register interest in IC HDX, you can join the mailing list to receive updates.

In order to join the distribution list enter your email address at https://lists.cam.ac.uk/mailman/listinfo/ucam-hdx-ms


Göteborg Landvetter Airport (GOT)
(438 80 Landvetter)
Göteborgs central station
AstraZeneca AB R&D
(Pepparedsleden 1)
Gothia Towers
(Mässans gata 24)


Information on fees, registration and abstract submission is available on the following link:
Registration & Abstract Submission


Workshop Co-Organiser

COST Action BM1403 - Native Mass Spectrometry and Related Methods for Structural Biology

COST Action BM1403 – Native Mass Spectrometry and Related Methods for Structural Biology

Gold Sponsor

Waters - The science of what's possible

Bronze Sponsor


Additional Grants

Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet)


Get in contact with us

Organizing team:
AstraZeneca (Gothenburg): Rebecca Rae, Tineke Papavoine (RIA, Medicinal Chemistry)
Laboratory of Molecular Biology (Cambridge): Glenn Masson (Roger Williams group)
University of Copenhagen (Copenhagen): Kasper D. Rand (Department of Pharmacy, Protein Analysis group)
Chalmers University of Technology (Gothenburg): Per Malmberg (Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Analytical Chemistry)

Email address for queries about registration, hotels, food and logistics: HDX@mkon.se

Email address for queries about the scientific program: hdxms2017@astrazeneca.com

If you prefer to call, please ask for Ola Nilsson:
Phone: +46 40 25 85 50