Special Sessions

It gets better: 2SLGBTQ+ in chemistry 

Organizers:
Tricia Carmichael
, University of Windsor ( @myatomicnumber)
Nola Etkin, University of Prince Edward Island
James Gauld, University of Windsor (@jwgauld)
John Hayward, University of Windsor (@johnjhayward)
Horace Luong, University of Manitoba 

Invited speakers:
James Nowick,
UC Irvine, USA - 40 minute talk
Lee Penn, University of Minnesota, USA - 40 minute talk

Heather Andreas, Dalhousie University
Erika Merschrod, Memorial University of Newfoundland
John Hayward, University of Windsor
Tiago Vieira, Gilead Sciences
John Limanto, Merck, USA
Michael J. Shaw, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA
Benny Chan, The College of New Jersey
Christopher J. BannochieSavannah River National Laboratory,USA

 

Forming EDI allies in the Canadian chemistry community

Organizers:
Anika Tarasewicz
, University of Toronto (@AnikaOVT )
Josseline Ramos-Figueroa, University of Saskatchewan (@JossRamosF)
Meagan OakleyUniversity of Minnesota (@meaganoakley)
Sorina Chiorean, University of Alberta (@SorinaChiorean)
Nadia Laschuk, Ontario Tech University (@laschuk_)
Holly FruehwaldOntario Tech University (@holly_fruehwald)

Invited speaker:
Michelle M. Hogue,University of Lethbridge 
Erika Merschrod, Memorial University of Newfoundland
 

The science news cycle: research from the lab bench to the commuter train

Organizer:
Deborah Durbin, Trent University 

 

Chemistry in Canada 2067: highlighting undergraduate research

Organizer:
Joe O'Neil, University of Manitoba

 

ChemiSTEAM contest

Organizers:
Brian Wagner, University of Prince Edward Island (@DrummerBoy2112)
Vance Williams, Simon Fraser University (@vancew)