Live Events


Monday, August 17 | 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM PDT

All times are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)

Opening Session

We are All Heroes in Moving Chemistry from Bench to Market

Richard Mackman

Richard Mackman
Vice President of Medicinal
Chemistry at Gilead Science

Malika Jefferies-EL

Malika Jeffries-EL
Associate Dean for Graduate
Studies and Associate Professor of
Chemistry at Boston University


David Heldebrant

David Heldebrant
Chief Scientist and Team Lead of
Separations Materials at Pacific
Northwest National Labs

Melissa Moore

Melissa Moore
Chief Scientific Officer at
Moderna Therapeutics 



Tuesday, August 18

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM PDT

Bryan Barton

Innovator's Guide to
Industrial Impact

Bryan Barton
Research Group Leader at DuPont
The Kavli Foundation Emerging Leader in Chemistry Lecture


Wednesday, August 19

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM PDT

Ben Feringa

Art of Building Small

Ben Feringa, Nobel Laureate
Jacobus van ‘t Hoff Distinguished Professor of Molecular Sciences at the University of Groningen
The Fred Kavli Innovations in Chemistry Lecture


Thursday, August 20

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM PDT

Leland Jourdan

Case for Diversity & Inclusion

Leland (Lee) T. Jourdan
Chief Diversity Officer at Chevron Corporation


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

Undergraduate Research

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