Student Focused Programming

Network with chemists from across the globe, present your research, and hone your communication skills all while learning about cutting-edge advances in chemistry! All times are listed in U.S. Pacific Time (PT).

Sunday, August 13

(Moscone Center unless otherwise noted)
8:15 AM - 9:45 AMGraduate school: The in's and out's of getting inMarriott Marquis, Salon 9
10:00 AM - 11:30 AMThe graduate school experience: What to expectMarriott Marquis, Salon 8
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMUndergraduate research poster sessionHall A, South Building
1:00 PM - 6:00 PMMentor training workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars
(Registration required)
Room 213, South Building
1:30 PM - 3:30 PMTrailblazers of ChemistryHilton San Francisco Union Square, Golden Gate 3-5
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMChemIDP: Planning for your career
(Registration required)
Room 12, South Building
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMGraduate school fairExhibit Hall, West Building
4:00 PM - 6:00 PMBattle of the Brains
(Registration required)
B Restaurant

Monday, August 14

(Moscone Center unless otherwise noted)
1:10 PM - 2:00 PMApplied materials are all aroundACS Booth Theater
6:45 PM - 8:00 PMGraduate student & postdoctoral scholars reception
(Ticketed event. Add ticket while registering for the meeting)
Hall A, South Building

Graduate School Fair

The Graduate School Fair will be on August 13. Explore the institutions that will be participating.

Career Workshops

Get career guidance in workshops that cover a variety of topics like: 

  • ChemIDP
  • Résumé Development
  • Networking
  • Interviews

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