Future National Meeting Deadlines

253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition – San Francisco, CA

Meeting Theme: Advanced Materials Technologies, Systems and Processes

April 2-6, 2017

Activity Due Date

Call for Papers due to ACS

7/18/2016

Call for Papers published in C&EN

9/5/2016

MAPS opens for Authors

9/5/2016

MAPS closes to Authors (recommended)

10/31/2016

Symposium Organizer Workbooks Available in Box

Up to 3 business days after submission deadline

Symposium Organizer Workbooks Due in Box (recommended)

11/14/2016

MAPS Opens for Program Chairs

Up to 3 business days after SO deadline

Non-Technical room request due to ACS Meetings (updated)

11/21/2016

Preliminary Program completed in MAPS for M&E Review

11/28/2016

Program Chairs receive Draft Final Program

12/5/2016

Final Program completed in MAPS (closes to program chairs)

12/12/2016

* Preliminary Program publishes in C&EN

2/6/2017

* Final Program publishes in C&EN

3/13/2017

San Francisco meeting begins

4/2/2017

*Preliminary dates. Subject to change according to C&EN deadlines

254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition – Washington, DC

Meeting Theme: Chemistry's Impact on the Global Economy

August 20-24, 2017

Activity **Final possible date

Call for Papers due to ACS

12/5/2016

Call for Papers published in C&EN

1/23/2017

MAPS opens for Authors

1/23/2017

MAPS closes to Authors (Choose a date with 4/10/17 being the latest possible date)

3/20/2107-4/10/2017

Symposium Organizer Workbooks Available in Box

Up to 3 business days after submission deadline  but no later than 4/13/2017

Symposium Organizer Workbooks Due in Box

4/17/2017

MAPS Opens for Program Chairs

Up to 3 business days after organizer deadline but no later than 4/20/2017

Preliminary Program completed in MAPS for M&E Review

4/25/2017

Non-Technical room request due to ACS Meetings

4/28/2017

Program Chairs receive Draft Final Program

5/2/2017

Final Program completed in MAPS (closes to program chairs)

5/7/2017

* Preliminary Program publishes in C&EN

6/26/2017

* Final Program publishes in C&EN

7/31/2017

Washington, DC meeting begins

8/20/2017

*Preliminary dates. Subject to change according to C&EN deadlines

** If using the final possible dates for your submission close and Symposium Organizer workbooks due in Box deadlines, please be advised that the amount of time available for the Program Chair to complete the Preliminary and Final Programs will be impacted.  We will not have the capacity to extend any deadlines past the final possible dates.