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Professional Education

Refresh your skills or branch into new areas with ACS Professional Education Short Courses.

Courses Time
Saturday, March 25
Chemometric Techniques for Quantitative Analysis 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Process Chemistry: What Is It and How It's Done 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Saturday, March 25 - Sunday, March 26
Laboratory Safety 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Pharmacokinetics for Chemists: Essential Concepts for Drug Development 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Polymeric Coatings 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Polymer Science and Technology 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Project Management for Technical Professionals 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Synthetic Organic Chemistry: State of the Art in the 21st Century 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Risk-Based Strategy for the Development and Validation of Analytical Methods with a QbD Approach 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Understanding Industrial Disperse Systems: Suspensions, Emulsions, and Foams  8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Sunday, March 26
Effective Science Communication: How to Discuss Your Work with Various Audiences 1:39 PM - 3:30 PM (ET)
Practical LC/MS/MS Method Development 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)

ACS Leadership Development Courses

ACS Leadership Development Program courses you the opportunity to learn the leadership skills necessary to excel at your career. 

Courses Time
Sunday, March 26
Developing Communication Strategies  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
Strategic Planning  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Monday, March 27
Coaching & Feedback  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
Fostering Innovation  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Tuesday, March  28
Leading Change     8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
Leading Without Authority 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Wednesday, March 29
Collaborating Across Boundaries  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)

Career Pathways Workshops

ACS Career Pathways™ are expertly designed to provide career guidance for up-and-coming and professional chemical scientist  as they navigate their futures. 

Workshops Time
Sunday, March 26
Writing Excellent Proposals 8:30 AM - 10:00  AM (ET)
New Technology to Find Jobs & Manage Your Career 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM (ET)
ChemIDP- Planning for Your Career 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: How to Win Your EB-1/NIW Case 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Networking: How to Get Started 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Monday, March 27
Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Higher Ed-Presenting Yourself 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM (ET)
How to Find and Apply for a Chemistry Position in the Federal Government 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Networking: How to Get Started 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Opportunities for Chemists in the Federal Government 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)
Skydiving into Retirement: Enjoy the Ride and Land Softly 8:00 AM -12:00 PM (ET)
The Higher Ed Landscape  12:30 PM- 2:30 PM (ET)
Your Idea, Your Business, and Your Marketing Strategy 8:00 AM- 10:00AM (ET)
Your Sales Marketing and Financing Plan 10:30 AM-12:30 PM (ET)
Tuesday, March 28
Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)
Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: How to Win Your EB-1/NIW Case 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Higher Ed-Presenting Yourself 3:30 PM-5:30 PM (ET)
How to Find and Apply for a Chemistry Position in the Federal Government 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (ET)
Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Networking: How to Get Started 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  (ET)
Opportunities for Chemists in the Federal Government 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)
The Higher Ed Landscape  1:00PM-3:00PM (ET)
Writing Excellent Proposals 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Wednesday, March 29
Careers in Industrial Chemistry: Identifying Your Role in the Industrial Value Chain 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)
Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches your Strengths and Values 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Making the Most of Your Interview: Outshine the Competition 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Networking: How to Get Started 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Résumé Development: Marketing Your Brand for an Industrial Chemistry Position 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (ET)
Setting Yourself Up for Success in an Interview 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (ET)

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