ACS Webinar

Chemistry and the Economy: One Door Closes as Another Opens

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We’ve lived in a world where companies focused on better understanding the vertical in which they operated. Now all of these verticals are in danger of being disrupted as a result of the macro changes now underway.

Join Paul Hodges of New Normal Consulting and Bill Carroll of Carroll Applied Science as they share their insider’s take on what is affecting the chemical economy and predict the factors that will shape industry for the second half of 2024.

This ACS Webinar is co-produced with ACS Industry Member Programs and ACS Division of Business Development and Management.

What You Will Learn:

  • What the world’s ageing populations mean for demand growth
  • What is leading to world conflict in terms of actual wars and trade wars across the globe
  • Why a focus on understanding the wider landscape is essential as many current markets risk major disruption

Meet The Experts

  • Paul Hodges, Chairman, New Normal Consulting
  • Bill Carroll, Principal, Carroll Applied Science

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