POLY-IAB, IMP, I&EC, CTA, SOCED, and YCC: A program at the spring 2018 national meeting dedicated to research and career development for non-Ph.D.s in industry.
Committee on Technician Affairs (CTA): Job Search Roadmap webinar to reach a target audience of Chemical Industrial/Technical practitioners in the workforce for 2 years or more. with unexpected/planned job lost or looking for the next level in the career.
ACS Iraq International Chapter: Training on security and safety, to provide technical expertise and training to improve the best practices in safety and security among chemical professionals and motivate participants to be safety and security minded.
North Carolina Local Section: Workshop focused on careers in industry for students and postdocs in our region on careers within the polymer and soft matter industries coupled with a networking experience with local industries through NC-ACS.
Midland Local Section: Workshop on the value of water quality; hosting a region-wide experiment focus on a shared and valuable commodity, water quality.
St. Joseph Valley Local Section: Networking and professional development conference; host the second Regional Women in Science Conference.
Nigeria International Chapter: A symposium to bring together academic and industry to inform them of the workforce needs and challenges.
Washington Local Section: A workshop on spectroscopic and separation techniques for characterizing some specific samples.
Hungary International Chapter: A course offered on “Professional Communication and Writing in Chemistry”, in Budapest, Szeged, and Debrecen, to aid students in communicating more effectively in the industrial and academic workforce.
Malaysia International Chapter: One day workshop entitled “Bridging the Gap between Industry and Chemical Graduates”.