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Upcoming Free Webinars

Fecha: Miércoles, 1 de Diciembre, 2021 @ 2-3pm ET
Ponente: Josep Cornella, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung
Moderadora: 
Ingrid Montes, Recinto de Río Piedras y American Chemical Society

Lo Que El Público Aprenderá:

  • El desarrollo de nuevos reactivos orgánicos que permitan una química orgánica práctica y fácil mediante la agilización de las rutas sintéticas
  • El diseño de ligandos que convierten los metales de transición sensibles al aire en complejos robustos con una estabilidad notable frente a la oxidación y la temperatura
  • El diseño de elementos p-block, en particular bismuto (Bi), con el objetivo de diseñar nuevos procesos catalíticos redox similares a los metales de transición

Co-producido con: Sociedad Química de México y Chemical & Engineering News

This special broadcast is produced for a target audience that speaks Spanish.

Predicting the Biggest Chemistry Advances of 2022

Date: Thursday, December 2, 2021 @ 2-3pm ET
Speakers: Javier García Martínez, IUPAC and Rive Technology / Laura-Isobel McCall, University of Oklahoma / Diego Solis-Ibarra, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México / Corinna Schindler, University of Michigan
Moderators: Jessica Marshall and Mitch Jacoby, Chemical & Engineering News

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What You Will Learn:

  • What were the hottest trends in chemistry research during 2021, according to the experts 
  • What areas of chemical research do experts think will make the news in 2022 
  • What molecules caught C&EN editors’ attention this year

Co-produced with: Chemical & Engineering News


Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2021 @ 7pm-8pm CST (7am EST)
Speaker: Grace Lv, American Chemical Society 
Moderator: Chunxiao Zheng, American Chemical Society

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What You Will Learn:

  • What editors and reviewers look for in a submission 
  • How to respond to reviewers and journal editors in a professional manner 
  • How to handle the rejection and revision effectively

Co-produced with: ACS International and ACS Publications

This special broadcast is produced for a target audience that speaks Mandarin.

Chemistry and the Economy: 2022 Outlook

Date: Thursday, December 9, 2021 @ 2-3pm ET
Speaker: Paul Hodges, New Normal Consulting
Moderator: 
Bill Carroll, Caroll Applied Science

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What You Will Learn:

  • A breakdown of current employment and salary trends for chemists 
  • How long are the current supply chain and inflation issues going to last, and what will the new status quo look like when things settle?
  • Currently, the commodities chemical industry is based in large interdependent complexes in the Gulf of Mexico. Will the use of recycled materials in the future disrupt this for a more localized model?

Co-produced with: ACS Industry Member Programs and ACS Division of Business Development and Management


Building Your Career in the Chemical Industry

Date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021 @ 2-3pm ET
Speakers: Florian Schattenmann, Cargill / Patricia Hubbard, Cabot Corp / Bob Maughon, SABIC
Moderator: Rebekah Paul, American Chemical Society

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What You Will Learn:

  • Lessons learned from industry executives’ rise to the top
  • Insights on how you can succeed in today’s changing job market
  • Opportunities and advice for charting your own career as a scientist

Co-produced with: ACS Communications and ACS Industry Member Programs

Not Everything Meets the Eye: Invisible Disabilities and Special Abilities

Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021 @ 2-3pm ET
Speakers: Pepsi Holmquist, National Technical Institute for the Deaf/Rochester Institute of Technology / Melissa Postlewaite, Disability OutReach Inclusion Community / Stefan Kilyanek, University of Arkansas
Moderator: Paula Christopher, American Chemical Society

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What You Will Learn:

  • How to navigate interactions with people of all abilities, specifically those with invisible disabilities and special abilities 
  • How to meet a person where they are, and recognize the challenges that exist when disclosing an invisible disability to others
  • Inclusive ways to communicate to your peers, ask for help, find resources, and adapt to your surroundings to facilitate a positive environment for all

Co-produced with: ACS Younger Chemistry Committee, The Chemists with Disabilities (CWD) Committee, ACS Department of Diversity Programs, and the ACS Diversity, Inclusion & Respect Advisory Board


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Recent Recordings

New Polymers in Space: Long-Term Exploration Beyond Our Planet

Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 @ 2-3:30pm ET
Speakers: Stephanie Vivod, NASA John H Glenn Research Center and Christopher Wohl, NASA Langley Research Center
Moderator: Sadeq Malakooti, NASA John H Glenn Research Center

What You Will Learn:

  • How copoly (carbonate urethane) materials can create reusable materials applications 
  • Surface engineering of existing and novel polymers that will mitigate lunar dust adhesion 
  • The exciting future of polymer aerogels for space exploration

Co-produced with: ACS Division of Polymer Chemistry

Is Wildfire Smoke Ruining your Favorite Glass of Wine?

Date: Thursday, November 18, 2021 @ 2-3:15pm ET
Speaker: Elizabeth Tomasino, Oregon State University
Moderator: Gavin Sacks, Cornell University

What You Will Learn:

  • What are the compounds associated in smoke and smoke taint in wine
  • How smoke taint compounds end up in wine 
  • How individuals perceive the aroma and flavor of smoke

Co-produced with: ACS Division of Agricultural & Food Chemistry


The ACS Webinars Library

The ACS Webinar Library has over 250 past broadcasts and is just one of the many benefits of ACS Membership including discounts to the national meeting, any 50 articles from all ACS Journals, ACS eBooks, all C&EN articles and much more.   


 

Join our broadcasts aimed at our Spanish speaking members! 

Calling all Spanish Speaking Chemists!
Welcome to a series of chemistry webinars in it's seventh year presented in Spanish. We have the great pleasure to continue the collaboration between the Sociedad Química de México and the American Chemical Society. Find out more


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