National Meeting Press Center

Dates: March 16-20, 2014
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA
Theme: Chemistry and Materials for Energy

ACS' 247th National Meeting & Exposition will feature thousands of presentations on new discoveries in science. The topics include food and nutrition, medicine, health, energy, the environment, and other fields where chemistry plays a central role. Some connect with the meeting’s theme, “Chemistry and Materials for Energy,” which showcases energy technologies. Topics range from clean and solar energy to energy storage and efficiency.

Special Features for the Press

Print, broadcast and online journalists will be exposed to a rich assortment of spot news and feature possibilities.

Press Center

A Press Center in the Dallas Convention Center will host daily press conferences and a news media workroom fully-staffed to assist in arranging interviews. The Press Center will have wireless Internet access, telephones, computers, photocopy and fax services and refreshments.

Embargoed Press Releases

Embargoed copies of press releases, non-technical summaries of newsworthy presentations and a press conference schedule will be available shortly before the meeting.

Remote Access

Reporters planning to cover the meeting from their home bases can access press conferences over the Internet via Ustream.

News Media Registration

News media can apply for complimentary registration.