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Upcoming webinars  




What's Up: Customer Update Webinars 2021

The CCDC What's Up webinars are open to all. Here you'll get to see demos of new and current features, tips and tricks to get the most from CCDC tools, and you can ask the developers anything in the Q&A session. 

Remember, every time you attend a webinar you will:

  • Keep up to date on the latest product developments;
  • Participate in discussion with your peers globally;
  • Input your ideas on future product direction;
  • Get hints and tips on using CCDC solutions.

Our mini regular updates for users of any CCDC services.

The 2021 calendar is now available, click here to register.

Past Webinars 


Behind the paper with CCDC and CrystEngComm

Friday 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th January 2021. 2pm GMT / 9am ET / 8pm UTC+6

In this series we hear from authors published in the special issue of CrystEngComm which celebrated the CSD reaching 1 million structures.


This webinar welcomes two leaders in structural data to reflect on how biology and chemistry disciplines might collaborate and integrate for better research outcomes for all.

  • Dr Juergen Harter, CEO of the CCDC who curate the Cambridge Structural Database
  • Dr Stephen K. Burley, Director of the RCSB PDB, the US data centre for the global PDB archive

The global data resources curated and managed by these two organisations power ground breaking research around the world. What does the future look like for these institutions?


CCDC and FIZ Karlsruhe Webinar

This webinar highlights our joint access and deposition services as well as explore some of our users requirements for an advanced interface for searching all organic, metal-organic and inorganic structures.

Watch on demand here.


Matwall: materials knowledge transfer

Pharmaceutical industry experts Rob Willacy (CCDC) and Simon Black (Sycryst) discuss Matwall, including;

  • The five levels of a Matwall, and how it can support effective knowledge transfer throughout the drug development process;

  • How crystal structures are fundamental to robust regulatory submissions and manufacturing processes;

  • Materials-based risk assessment of an active pharmaceutical ingredient through commercial process development

Watch on demand here.