Schedule Overview

Explore the overall meeting schedule - hybrid, in-person, and virtual oral and poster sessions along with Keynote Events, ACS awards, and Expo hours are all listed.

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(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Saturday, August 20

August 20 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ACS Kids Zone

Sunday, August 21

August 21 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 21 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Pre-Opening Session Coffee Break
August 21 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Opening Session
August 21 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 21 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Open Board Meeting
August 21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters - Undergraduate posters
August 21 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 21 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 21 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Directors-at-Large Town Hall
August 21 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters

Monday, August 22

August 22 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 22 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 22 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 22 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters; Expo Coffee Break
August 22 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM ACS Fellows Ceremony (Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk)
August 22 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 22 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 22 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture
August 22 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Grad & Postdoc Scholar Reception
August 22 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sci-Mix Interdivisional Poster Session

Tuesday, August 23

August 23 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 23 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 23 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 23 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters; Expo Coffee Break
August 23 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 23 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 23 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Expo Happy Hour sponsored by Dimensions
August 23 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture
August 23 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM Chemluminary Ceremony (Hyatt Regency Chicago)
August 23 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters

Wednesday, August 24

August 24 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM ACS Council Meeting (Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk)
August 24 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 24 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 24 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 24 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters; Expo coffee break
August 24 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 24 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 24 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters

Thursday, August 25

August 25 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 25 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions

Central Time (US & Canada)
(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Saturday, August 20

August 20 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ACS Kids Zone

Central Time (US & Canada)
(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Sunday, August 21

August 21 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 21 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Opening Session
August 21 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 21 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Open Board Meeting
August 21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters - Undergraduate posters
August 21 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 21 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 21 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Directors-at-Large Town Hall
August 21 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Posters Virtual & In-Person

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(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Monday, August 22

August 22 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 22 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 22 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 22 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters ; Expo Coffee Break
August 22 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM ACS Fellows Ceremony (Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk)
August 22 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 22 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 22 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture
August 22 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Grad & Postdoc Scholar Reception
August 22 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sci-Mix Interdivisional Poster Session

Central Time (US & Canada)
(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Tuesday, August 23

August 23 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 23 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 23 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters
August 23 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 23 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 23 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 23 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture
August 23 6:30 PM - 12:00 AM Chemluminary Ceremony (Hyatt Regency Chicago)
August 23 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Posters Virtual & In-Person

Central Time (US & Canada)
(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Wednesday, August 24

August 24 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM ACS Council Meeting (Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk)
August 24 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 24 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Expo featuring Career Navigator LIVE!
August 24 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 24 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM In-Person & Virtual Posters
August 24 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 24 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions
August 24 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Posters Virtual & In-Person

Central Time (US & Canada)
(Information is preliminary and subject to change.)

Thursday, August 25

August 25 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM In-Person & Hybrid Sessions
August 25 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 100% Virtual Sessions

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