18th Annual ChemLuminary Awards Celebration
ACS Honors Volunteers in Philadelphia
The 18th Annual ChemLuminary Awards celebration will be held during the ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, on August 23, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. until midnight at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Terrace Ballroom One. The ceremony will give members the great opportunity to recognize local sections, regional meetings, technical divisions, and international sciences chapters for their tireless efforts and work in promoting chemistry and the chemical sciences during 2015.
ACS President Donna Nelson will open the ChemLuminary Awards event at 9:00 p.m. with welcoming remarks followed by a keynote address presented by H. N. Cheng, recipient of the 2016 ACS Volunteer Service Award. Prior to the awards presentation, a poster session and reception will be held at 8:00 p.m. The posters are presented by finalists of each ChemLuminary Award that reflects their outstanding activities being recognized. Immediately following the awards presentation, the celebration will continue on the dance floor from 10:00 p.m. until midnight.