Stephen Swanson

R and D Manager at GlaxoSmithKline plc

5 Crescent Drive, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
GlaxoSmithKline plc
HQ Phone:
(215) 751-4000
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Last Updated 3/23/2017

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Steve Swanson of GSK presented a highly entertaining piece on thinking skills, drawing on his personal experience of playing chess at international level for Scotland and exploring how we might make better decisions on risk in drug discovery.
He described "system 1" and "system 2" thinking, whereby system 1 is characterised by a more "autopilot" mode of thinking, whereas system 2 involves deeper consideration of the task. He enlightened us as to the 7 Deadly Chess Sins (thinking [in too much depth], blinking, wanting, materialism, egoism, perfectionism and looseness) and concluded with the sentiment that if you think you've got the right answer - think some more!

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2012 EU « ChemAxon – cheminformatics platforms and desktop applications

Stephen Swanson (GlaxoSmithKline)
The deployment of Instant JChem to a global R&D community has recently been implemented. The role of an expert user community, both in the testing and roll-out phases of the project, will be highlighted. Stephen Swanson of GSK, a project leader in the respiratory area, led GSK's SAR tools replacement project. Stephen made some final comments about structure editors.

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Library « ChemAxon – cheminformatics platforms and desktop applications

May 2012 Author:Stephen Swanson (GlaxoSmithKline)
Product: Instant JChem

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