Technical Program Preview

Explore the accepted abstracts for Broadcast Sessions and On Demand Presentations in the Technical Program Preview. This is preliminary until August 17 and subject to change.

Technical Program Preview

Sci-Mix

Interdivisional poster session
Tuesday, August 18, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Undergraduate Research
Posters


Wednesday, August 19, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Live Event Speakers

Program Information

Wonder what's happening in the meeting platform for the Fall 2020 Virtual Meeting & Expo? This page is your guide to the types of content available at the meeting. 

Broadcast sessions

Networking

Looking for ways to connect face-to-face in the virtual space? Visit the full schedule of networking events you can attend.

Program - Plan your experience!

Log In to the meeting platform to build your meeting schedule. The Schedule-At-A-Glance is a great overview for each day filled with Live Events, Broadcast Sessions, and networking events.

Schedule-At-A-Glance  Technical Program Preview

 Registration is open

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Registration opens December 4

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The Venue


Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC)

285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center is one of the nation's premier destinations for conventions, trade shows, film production, and much more.

The Venue

San Diego Convention Center (SDCC)

111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

The San Diego Convention Center is located along the waterfront in the heart of San Diego and close to beaches, museums, parks, nightlife and much more.


The Venue

Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Immerse yourself in America’s spirit in the city where it all began – with iconic landmarks that played a pivotal role in the establishment of the United States of America.

The Venue

Moscone Convention Center
747 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

The Moscone Center is San Francisco's premier meeting and exhibition facility. Situated in the heart of downtown, the center is within convenient walking distance of many hotels.

 

Discover Philadelphia!

Unforgettable experiences await with our guides as your key to unlocking everything Philadelphia has in store for you! 

Discover Philadelphia!

Unforgettable experiences await with our guides as your key to unlocking everything Philadelphia has in store for you! 

Upcoming National Meeting & Expo

August 16 -20  |  San Franciso, CA

Abstracts Submission

San Francisco
Call for Abstracts
is Now Open

On The Go?

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On The Go?

Available on the App Store & Google Play

Thank you to our Fall 2019 Sponsors!
 

THE KAVLI LECTURES

LIVESTREAM

Monday, March 23 | 4:00 PM EDT

Live stream!Monday, March 23 | 4:00 PM EDT

On The Go?

Available in the Apple App Store, Amazon Appstore & Google Play

Cancellation of ACS Spring 2020 National Meeting & Expo

Safety is a core value of the American Chemical Society, and as such the health and well-being of our members, community and staff are paramount. As a result, we are cancelling (terminating) the ACS Spring 2020 National Meeting & Expo scheduled for March 22-26, 2020, in Philadelphia. 

Presentation
FOR PRESENTERS

Whether it is your first time presenting or you're a pro, you can find tips for presenting your research.

HOTEL & TRAVEL

ACS has negotiated special housing and travel discounts for meeting attendees.

CHILDCARE SERVICES & PARENT/INFANT ROOM

We offer a Parent/Infant Room and childcare services during the meeting. For convenience and privacy, ACS has designated a room for parents in the PCC for nursing, feeding, and changing infants. Please see the staff at the Information Desk in the Grand Hall for further information.

Advance registration for Camp ACS (childcare) is required. Additional information can be found below.

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CAREER WORKSHOPS

ACS Career Pathways™ Workshops provide career guidance for up-and-coming and professional chemical scientists. Topics include identifying a career area, developing your resume, making the most of an interview, how to get started with networking, and more.

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STUDENT ACTIVITIES & OUTREACH EVENTS

ACS is offering several virtual activities in August for undergraduate and graduate students and a special virtual Kids Zone in English and Spanish.

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GOVERNANCE MEETINGS
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LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT COURSES

The ACS Leadership Development System® concentrates on areas of leadership competency that differentiate outstanding leaders in corporate and other environments. Upcoming courses include Developing Communication Strategies, Leading Change, Fostering Innovation, and Leading Without Authority.

Camp ACS

Childcare Services

Camp ACS will be available to all meeting attendees free of charge for children. Children will participate in age-appropriate activities including arts & crafts and active games in a safe environment while you enjoy the meeting. To ensure your child’s participation, please register online here ahead of time. We will accept onsite registrations, if space is available.

Please note: For your child’s safety, the location of Camp ACS will not be communicated until your registration is confirmed.

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Plan an Event
Everything you need to plan an event at the national meeting.

Age: 2 years (and potty trained) - 16 years
Sunday, March 22, 2020 - Thursday, March 26, 2020
Hours: 7 AM – 6 PM

Stay in the Loop

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Online Planner & Mobile App

The official meeting program is available! Build your schedule, access venue maps, and more in  the online planner and mobile app. 

The ACS Fall 2020 VIRTUAL Meeting & Expo will be held August 17-20, 2020 online only. Details for attendees, presenters, and organizers will be announced over the coming days and weeks. Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page for updated general information. 

Online Planner & Mobile App

The official meeting program is available! Build your schedule, access venue maps, and more with the online planner and mobile app.  

Online Planner   Mobile App

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Kavli Lecture Series Archive

View an archive of Kavli speakers from 2016 - present.

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The Kavli Lecture Series is presented by the Multidisciplinary Program Planning Group (MPPG).

The Kavli Foundation Lecture Series (supported by The Kavli Foundation) promotes groundbreaking discovery and public understanding of the world’s mounting challenges and how chemistry can provide solutions. The American Chemical Society gratefully acknowledges The Kavli Foundation’s generous support for The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture and The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture.