Challenges in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology (ISACS1)

Venue: San Francisco

Location: San Francisco, United States

Event Date/Time: Jul 06, 2010 End Date/Time: Jul 09, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Jan 29, 2010
Paper Submission Date: Jan 29, 2010
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Challenges in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology (ISACS1)
6-9 July 2010 | San Francisco, USA

Challenges in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology (ISACS1) is the 1st International Symposium on Advancing the Chemical Sciences (ISACS) – the inaugural event in a significant new global symposia series supporting the launch of the new RSC flagship journal, Chemical Science.

The conference brings together a new generation of dynamic speakers for a topical single-stream programme featuring eighteen plenary lectures from:

Carolyn R Bertozzi, USA
Stephen L Buchwald, USA
Jason W Chin, UK
Benjamin F Cravatt, USA
Vy M Dong, Canada
Justin Du Bois, USA
Ben L Feringa, The Netherlands
Linda C Hsieh-Wilson, USA
Christopher A Hunter, UK
Eric N Jacobsen, USA
David W C MacMillan, USA
Keiji Maruoka, Japan
Takashi Ooi, Japan
Andreas Pfaltz, Switzerland
Peter H Seeberger, Germany
Erik J Sorensen, USA
F Dean Toste, USA
M Christina White, USA

These renowned speakers will provide a complete state-of-the-art review of current research developments and highlight future challenges in organic chemistry and chemical biology.

Call for Posters
Contributions are invited by 29 January 2010 for poster presentations to complement the plenary programme. Abstract submission will open via the ISACS1 website in November 2009.

The Conference Committee
David MacMillan, Princeton University, USA
Stephen L Buchwald, MIT, USA
Benjamin F Cravatt, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
Matthew Gaunt, Cambridge University, UK
F Dean Toste, UC Berkeley, USA

Conference Secretariat

During 2010, the first three symposia in the ISACS series will be held on three continents, over three sequential weeks, focusing on distinct subject areas.

Challenges in Physical Chemistry and Nanoscience (ISACS2)
13-16 July 2010 | Budapest, Hungary |

Challenges in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry (ISACS3)
20-23 July 2010 | Hong Kong, China |