October 2014

October 15, 2014: Dr. Christopher Boddy of the University of Ottawa, Canada will be our seventh symposium speaker! Come back soon for more information on the unique perspectives that Dr. Boddy will be adding to our symposium.

September 2014

September 18, 2014: Dr. Gjalt Huisman, Vice President of Pharma Technology and Innovation at Codexis, has agreed to be our sixth speaker and give us an insight into biocatalysis in industry! A description of Dr. Huisman’s role in biocatalysis industries can be found on the speaker information page.

August 2014

August 29, 2014: Dr. Connie Lu of the University of Minnesota has agreed to be our fifth confirmed speaker! See the speaker information page for details about Dr. Lu’s current research and symposium talk.

July 2014

July 16, 2014: Dr. Amnon Kohen of the University of Iowa has become our fourth confirmed speaker! For more information on Dr. Kohen’s talk and current research, visit the speaker information page.

June 2014

June 27, 2014: Dr. Yi Lu from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has committed to contributing to the Spring 2015 ACS GSSPC Symposium. Click here for more information.

June 25, 2014: We are pleased to announce that Dr. Shelley Minteer of the University of Utah has become our second confirmed speaker. Find out more at the speaker information page!

June 23, 2014: We are excited to announce our first confirmed symposium speaker: Dr. Yi Tang, Chancellor Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UCLA. For more information about Dr. Tang’s contribution to our symposium, please follow the link to speaker information.

January 2014

January 15, 2014: A group of graduate students at the University of Notre Dame  have been selected to be the Spring 2015 ACS Graduate Student Symposium Planning Committee (article)