Václav Kašička has received the degree RNDr. in physical chemistry at Charles University in Prague in 1979, and Ph.D. degree in biochemistry at the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Prague, in 1985. At this Institute, he is the head of the Laboratory of Electromigration Methods (https://electromigration.group.uochb.cz/en) since 1995. He is engaged in research and development of electroseparation methods and their application to analysis and characterization of (bio)molecules. He is (co)author of more than 170 papers in impacted journals, 20 book chapters, and about 150 lectures at the international symposia. He is associated editor of the Journal of Separation Science and the journal Separation Science Plus, member of the editorial boards of several international journals, e.g. Electrophoresis, Current Analytical Chemistry, Current Chromatography, and Separations, and member of the permanent Scientific Committees of series of the International Symposia ITP YYYY and LACE YYYY. He is the chair of the Chromatography and Electrophoresis Group of the Czech Chemical Society, and the secretary of the Steering Committee of the European Society for Separation Science.
Keynote Lecture: Capillary electrophoresis for chiral analysis of diquats and determination of binding constants of their complexes with sulfated cyclodextrins.