Student Programming

Core Student Programming

Network with chemists from across the globe, experience presenting research, hone your communication skills, all the while learning about cutting-edge advances in chemistry!

Time Program
Location
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Student Hospitality Center  
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Making the Most of Your First National Meeting  
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)
 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Frontiers in Forensic Science  
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM Graduate School: The In’s and Out’s of Getting In  
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Chem Demo Exchange  
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The Graduate School Experience: What to expect  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Graduate School Fair  
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Networking 101 (YCC)  
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Two-Year to Four-Year College Transfer Survival Guide  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM International Year of the Periodic Table of Elements Workshop  
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM ACS Student Chapter Awards Ceremony  
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM Undergraduate Social  
Time Program Location
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Student Hospitality Center  
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)  
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Improving Scientific Communication Skills Workshop  
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Frontiers in Leadership  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Undergraduate Research Poster Session  
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)  
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Eminent Scientist Lecture Featuring Dr. Teri Odom, Northwestern University  
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM Chemists Celebrate Earth Week Workshop (CCA)  
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Kavli Foundation Lecture  
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sci-Mix/Successful Student Chapter Poster Session  

 

Recommended Programming

 

Time Saturday, March 30, 2019 Location
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM ACS Kids Zone - A Presidential Outreach Event
Orlando Science Center
Time Sunday, March 31 2019 Location
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Board of Directors Regular Meeting
TBD
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM Opening Session Orange County Convention Center, West Valencia Ballroom A
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Welcome Reception in the Expo & Career Fair
Orange County Convention Center, West Halls D1/D2
Time Monday, April 1, 2019 Location
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Expo & Career Fair Open Orange County Convention Center, West Halls D1/D2
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Caffeinate & Communicate Orange County Convention Center, West Halls D1/D2
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Kavli Foundation Lecture Series Orange County Convention Center, West Valencia Ballroom A
Time Tuesday, April 2 2019 Location
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Expo & Career Fair Open Orange County Convention Center, West Halls D1/D2
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Caffeinate & Communicate Orange County Convention Center, West Halls D1/D2
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM National Awards Banquet Ceremony & General Meeting Hyatt Regency Orlando, Plaza International Ballroom D-H
Time Wednesday, April , 2019 Location
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM ACS Council Meeting (Gallery open to all members)
TBD

Program Highlights

 

Grad School Fair

March 31, 2019 │ 1:00 – 5:00 pm
The Grad School Fair is a great way to learn more about postgraduate programs, whether you're applying to grad school or considering it for your future.  

No pre-registration required for students  

Chem Demo Exchange

March 31, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Do you have successful demonstrations and hands-on activities for K-12 students to showcase? Sign up for the Chem Demo Exchange Using Household Chemicals!

Application to participate must be completed by Friday, January 18, 2019.

Student Resources

 

Questions?

If you have questions or concerns regarding this event.

Email: undergrad@acs.org
Call: 202-872-6108