In-silico Organic Chemistry

A symposium of the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry

ACS Spring 2024
Global Virtual Symposium

New Orleans, LA & Hybrid
March 17-21

Present your research. Reach a global audience. In your time.

Inviting all early career chemists from diverse regions such as Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, and Oceania to deliver flash presentations (8 minutes talk + 2 minutes Q&A). 

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Get exposure and recognition

  • As a presenter, you will receive a certificate of participation at ACS Meetings. 
  • Abstracts will be listed in the CAS database and can be added to your Google Scholar profile.

Symposium schedule

  • Symposium will feature multiple sessions from March 17-21.
  • Sessions will be programmed at convenient daytimes of multiple regions such as Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, and Oceania; however, for the Americas, these sessions will be at early mornings and late nights.
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Plenary and Invited Speakers

Prof. Sason Shaik
Prof. Sason Shaik

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Prof. Patricia Hunt
Prof. Patricia Hunt

Victoria University of Wellington

Prof. Gabriel Merino
Prof. Gabriel Merino

Mexico National Polytechnic Institute

Prof. Eluvathingal Jemmis
Prof. Eluvathingal Jemmis

IISc Bangalore, India

Symposium Chairs

Prof. Ayan Datta

Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, India

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Prof. Sebastian Kozuch

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

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Prof. Carlos Silva Lopez

Universidade de Vigo, Spain

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are Flash presentations?

    They are brief, impactful, and convey information about a novel protocol, perspective, technique, or research results. For instance, one Flash Talk may describe an innovative interdisciplinary research outcome. Another may describe results for a pilot/prototype study.

  • Can I submit an abstract if I'm not an early career researcher?

    This symposium focuses on early career researchers, but all researchers are welcome to attend. However, the format of the presentation will be 8 minutes flash talk.

  • What is the submission deadline for abstracts?

    The submission deadline for abstracts is October 2, 11:59 PM EDT..

  • What is the required format for abstracts?

    Abstracts should be 2500 characters or less and include the title, author(s), and a concise description of your research.

  • Can I include images or figures in my abstract?

    Yes, limited use of images or figures is permitted to enhance your abstract's content.

  • When will I know if my abstract is accepted?

    Acceptance notifications will be sent out from December 2023 onwards.

  • What if I can't attend the symposium on the scheduled date?

    While attending is encouraged, if you can't participate in real time, you can still submit an abstract for inclusion. In case the abstract is accepted, you can share a recorded version of flash talk.

  • Do I need to register separately if my abstract is accepted?

    Yes, accepted presenters will have to register for ACS Spring 2024. Symposium organizers will reach out to confirm their participation.

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