Special Events

Area Items of Interest

Special Discounts!

Awards Dinner and Reception
Cost: $55
Friday, November 12, 2016, 6 pm – 10 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom C
A reception and dinner honoring the 2016 SWRM award recipients.
Women in Chemistry Committee – Lunch
Cost: $25
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 12 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom C
Strengthening the contribution of women in the chemical sciences. Guest Speaker: Nancy Gray, President & Chief Executive Officer, Gordon Research Conferences.
ACS Election Town Hall and ACS Governance Ice Cream Social
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 4:15 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom C
A town hall to reimagine the election process for governance positions at the ACS national level and a chance for informal discussion with current ACS governance.

ESPECIALLY FOR STUDENTS:

Undergraduate Student Mixer
Thursday, November 10, 4 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom C
An informal “get to know you” gathering serving snacks and beverages for students attending the regional meeting
Undergraduate Student Lunch
Friday, November 11, 12 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom C
Box lunch for students attending the meeting
Graduate Student Fair and Undergraduate Poster Session
Friday, November 11, 2 pm – 6 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom A & B
Opportunity to visit with various graduate schools as well as present/view posters
Graduate Student Fair
Saturday, November 12, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Convention Center, Grand Ballroom A & B
Opportunity to visit with various graduate schools