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The Power of Chemical Transformations | ACS Publications with the University of Hong Kong

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"ACS Publications and the University of Hong Kong are pleased to announce their upcoming fully virtual symposium on The Power of Chemical Transformations from May 20-21, 2021. The two-day virtual event will feature plenary lectures from Prof. Carolyn Bertozzi, Editor-in-Chief, ACS Central Science, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University; Prof. Paul Chirik, Editor-in-Chief, Organometallics; Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Chemistry, Princeton University; Associate Director, External Partnerships in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment and Prof. Makoto Fujita, Editorial Advisory Board, Accounts of Chemical Research; Distinguished University Professor, University of Tokyo; Distinguished Professor Japan Institute for Molecular Science.

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from keynote lectures from world-renowned scientists, invited lectures from Hong Kong’s top research faculty, and virtual poster presentations from outstanding abstracts."


  • Yan-Mei Li, Associate Editor, The Journal of Organic Chemistry; Professor of Chemistry, Tsinghua University
  • Guangyu Zhu, Associate Professor, City University of Hong Kong
  • Liang Deng, Associate Editor, Organometallics; Professor, State Key Laboratory of Organometallic Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (CAS)
  • Eiichi Nakamura, Molecular Technology Innovation Chair Professor, The University of Tokyo
  • Frank Würthner, Chair Professor of Organic Chemistry, University of Würzburg
  • Mi Hee Lim, Professor of Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST)

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