2020 Approved Symposia

The following symposia have been approved for the 2020 Congress as of 10/1/2018.  Additional symposia from first round submissions will be added as they are confirmed.

I. The Core Areas of Chemistry

(1) ANALYTICAL

Advances in Cannabis Analysis.  Organizers: Miziolek, Andrzej W; Hoogewerff, Jurian; Raber, Jeffrey C.; Rehse, Steven James; Wang, Zhe

Analytical Advances and Applications of Mass Spectrometry based Lipidomics.  Organizers: Reid, Gavin E; Xia, Yu; Bowden, John

Analytical Development Relevant to Environmental Exposure and Effects.  Organizers: Li, Xing-Fang; Richardson, Susan; Jiang, Guibin; Nakayama, Shoji F

Analytical Frontiers in Mass Spectrometry Based Discovery.  Organizers: Yates, John Robert; Wong, Catherine; Borchers, Christoph H

Comprehensive Multidimensional Separations. Organizers: Gorecki, Tadeusz; Dorman, Frank; Marriott, Philip John

Development and Applications of Techniques for Electrochemical Analysis. Organizers: Chen, Jingyuan; Gooding, Justin; Yoshida, Yumi; Liu, Baohong; Ding, Zhifeng

Electrochemistry in Nanoscale Devices.  Organizers: Bohn, Paul W.; Long, Yitao; Unwin, Patrick; Chung, Taek Dong

Emerging Micro- and Nano- Technologies for Disease Biomarker Detection.  Organizers: Li, Xiujun James; Jiang, Xingyu; Yu, Hua-Zhong; Shamsi, Mohtashim

High Performance Separations: Advanced Materials, Devices, Detection, and Applications.  Organizers: Woolley, Adam T; Hilder, Emily; Zhang, Lihua; Hopfgartner, Gerard

Horizon of 2D Correlation Spectroscopy.  Organizers: Jung, Young Mee; Noda, Isao; Hore, Dennis; Xu, Yizhuang; Morita, Shigeaki

Innovation in Chemical Sensing and Separation Systems toward Advanced Chemical Analysis.  Organizers: Hayashita, Takashi; Dasgupta, Purnendu K; Kim, Jong Seung; Tong, Aijun; Santosa, Juari

Innovations in Flow Injection Analysis and Related Techniques.  Organizers: Teshima, Norio; Christian, Gary D; Kolev, Spas Dimitrov; Wang, Jianhua; Nacapricha, Duangjai; Sabarudin, Akhmad

Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) for the Benefit of the Global Community.  Organizers: Rehse, Steven James; Almirall, Jose; Wang, Zhe; Deguchi, Yoshihiro; Miziolek, Andrzej W

Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Chemical and Biological Measurements.  Organizers: Jacobson, Stephen C; Baba, Yoshinobu; Breadmore, Michael; Wheeler, Aaron

Nanostructured Interfaces for Ultrasensitive Biosensing.  Organizers: Corn, Robert M.; Brolo, Alexandre G.; Li, Jian-Feng; Fan, Meikun; Lee, Hye Jin; TAMADA, KAORU; Aoki, Hiroshi; Penner, Reginald M.

New Advances in Microscale Liquid Phase Separations: Theory, Practice and Progress.  Organizers: Otsuka, Koji; Liu, Bifeng; Chung, Doo Soo

New Horizons in Plasma-based Atomic and Molecular Spectrometry.  Organizers: Furuta, Naoki; Hieftje, Gary M.; Hang, Wei

On-site and In-vivo Instrumentation and Applications.  Organizers: Pawliszyn, Janusz; Ouyang, Zheng; Vertes, Akos

Optical Tools for Material Analysis at Interfaces and Thin-Films.  Organizers: Mendes, Sergio B; MATSUDA, Naoki; Loock, Hans-Peter; Qi, Zhi-mei

Plasmonic Materials for Chemical Analysis.  Organizers: Boudreau, Denis; Fabris, Laura; Masson, Jean-Francois; Park, So-Jung; Sagle, Laura B.

Porous Microfluidics for Point of Need Measurements.  Organizers: Citterio, Daniel; Henry, Charles; Brennan, John D

Recent Developments in the Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Foods: Advances and Challenges.  Organizers: Sapozhnikova, Yelena; Han, Lijun; Saka, Machiko

Stable Isotope Labeling of Biomolecules and Use in Structural, Biochemical and Biophysical Studies.  Organizers: Kelman, Zvi; Holden, Peter; Brown, Leonid

Structural Characterization of Biological Systems by Vibrational Spectroscopy.  Organizers: Kurouski, Dmitry; Blanch, Ewan; Taniguchi, Tohru

Supercritical Fluid Chromatography (SFC) for Analysis and Purification.  Organizers: Miller, Larry; Bamba, Takeshi; Tarafder, Abhijit; Rajendran, Arvind; Olesik, Susan

Surface-enhanced Spectroscopy: From the Research Lab to Commercial Applications.  Organizers: Haes, Amanda J; Camden, Jon; Kim, Zee Hwan; Brosseau, Christa L

The Vital Roles of Metals: Metallomics, Metallometabolomics, Metalloproteomics and Nanometallomics.  Organizers: Sun, Hongzhe; Le, Chris; Giedroc, David P; Umemura, Tomonari; Li, Yu-Feng

Trace Element Speciation: The Next Analytical Challenges.  Organizers: Mester, Zoltan; Le, Chris; Koch, Iris; Chiba, Koichi; Yim, Yong-Hyeon; Wang, Qiuquan

Ultrasensitive Analysis of Proteins and Protein Modifications.  Organizers: Baba, Yoshinobu; Dovichi, Norman; Haddad, Paul R.; Le, Chris; Nie, Zhou

Uncertainty in Forensic Chemical Measurements.  Organizers: Jackson, Glen P; Almirall, Jose; Liu, Shiquan; Lewis, Simon; Suzuki, Shinichi

(2) INORGANIC

Advanced Multifunctional Molecular Materials Based on Dynamic Spin.  Organizers: Hayami, Shinya; Miyasaka, Hitoshi; Harris, David; Murugesu, Muralee; Liu, Tao; Min, Kil Sik; D’Alessandro, Deanna M.

Anion-Directed Design of Functional Solid-State Materials. Organizers: Tsujimoto, Yoshihiro; Brown, Craig; Ling, Chris D

Coordination Asymmetry. Organizers: Shionoya, Mitsuhiko; Yang, Hai-Bo; Kotov, Nicholas

Diversity in Inorganic Fluorine Chemistry, from Fundamental Aspects to Applications for Global Challenges. Organizers: Gerken, Michael; Hagiwara, Rika; Matsumoto, Kazuhiko; Mercier, Helene; Schrobilgen, Gary J.; Syvret, Robert

Electric/Ionic Transport in Metal Organic Frameworks for Energy Device Applications. Organizers: Horike, Satoshi; D’Alessandro, Deanna M.; Xu, Gang; Okubo, Masashi

Extension of the Periodic Table: New Discoveries and Chemistry of the Heaviest Elements.  Organizers: Nagame, Yuichiro; Shaughnessy, Dawn; qin, zhi; Schwerdtfeger, Peter; Duellmann, Christoph E; Tuerler, Andreas

Frontiers and New Horizons in Molecular f-Element Chemistry.  Organizers: Robinson, Jerome Ronald; Junk, Peter Courtney; Cui, Dongmei; Hou, Zhaomin

Frontiers in Actinide Chemistry: From Fundamental Systems to Practical Applications.  Organizers: Yang, Ping; Gibson, John; Schreckenbach, Georg; Cho, Young Hwan; Li, Jun

Frontiers of Molecular Magnetism.  Organizers: Ohba, Masaaki; Holmes, Stephen M.; Murugesu, Muralee; Tong, Ming-Liang; Sato, Osamu; Ohtani, Ryo

Homogeneous Catalysis by Earth Abundant Metals.  Organizers: Kozak, Christopher M; Nakamura, Masaharu; Chirik, Paul J

Innovative Uses of Metals in Medicine.  Organizers: Wilson, Justin Jeff; Storr, Tim; Zhu, Guangyu

Metal-Containing π-Conjugated Systems: Syntheses, Properties, Applications.  Organizers: Humphrey, Mark; Yam, Vivian Wing-Wah; Akita, Munetaka; Sun, Wenfang

Metal-oxo Clusters in Chemistry, Physics and Materials Science. Organizers: Liu, Tianbo; Li, Yang-Guang; Sadakane, Masahiro; Kholdeeva, Oxana; Ritchie, Chris

Metals in Biological Chemistry: C-H Bond Activation by Metalloenzymes and Models. Organizers: Cho, Jaeheung; Itoh, Shinobu; Rosenzweig, Amy

Molecular-Semiconductor Hybrids for Solar Fuels Generation.  Organizers: Sakai, Ken; Xu, Rong; Brudvig, Gary; Cao, Rui; Ng, Yun Hau; Reisner, Erwin

Molecular Spintronics Based on Coordination Chemistry.  Organizers: Yamashita, Masahiro; Zuo, Jing-Lin; Hu, Bin; Preuss, Kathryn; Hill, Stephen

Moving Metals Around.  Organizers: Outten, Caryn E; Zamble, Deborah Beth; Kambe, Taiho

Nature Does it Better: Small Molecule Activation in Metalloenzymes and Adaptation in Synthetic Catalysts.  Organizers: Fujisawa, Kiyoshi; Lehnert, Nicolai; Park, Kiyoung

Novel Heme Proteins and Model Systems. Organizers: Dawson, John; Hayashi, Takashi; Stillman, Martin

Switchable Catalysis.  Organizers: Diaconescu, Paula L; Bielawski, Christopher; Chen, Changle; Hecht, Stefan

Unusual Structure and Reactivity in the Main Group: From Fundamental to Functional Materials. Organizers: Yamashita, Makoto; Rivard, Eric; Liu, Shih-Yuan; Wang, Xinping

(3) ORGANIC

Activation of Strong Chemical Bonds for Organic Synthesis. Organizers: Tobisu, Mamoru; Garg, Neil; Shi, Zhang-Jie

Anion Recognition Chemistry.  Organizers: Custelcean, Radu; Pfeffer, Frederick Matthew; Gale, Philip; Jia, Chuandong

Carbenes for Catalysis and Synthesis. Organizers: Scheidt, Karl; Chi, Yonggui Robin; Lupton, David William; Gravel, Michel

Chemistry of Nanocarbons – Fullerenes, Carbon Nanotubes, Nanographenes and Related Materials. Organizers: Echegoyen, Luis; Imahori, Hiroshi; Lu, Xing; Murata, Yasujiro; Stevenson, Steven; Wang, Chunru; Wang, Guan-Wu

Complex Synthetic Chemistry with Simple Starting Materials. Organizers: Tambar, Uttam Krishan; Nakao, Yoshiaki; Lupton, David William

Continuous Flow Biocatalysis. Organizers: Britton, Joshua; Raston, Colin; Evans, Amanda; Weiss, Gregory A; Wang, Jun

Designed pi-Electronic Systems: Synthesis, Properties, Theory and Function.  Organizers: Bodwell, Graham J; Tykwinski, Rik; Haley, Michael M.; Kubo, Takashi

Development of New Reactions and Technologies Adaptable to Process Chemistry. Organizers: Akai, Shuji; Akiyama, Takahiko; Hsiao, Yi; Onomura, Osamu; Sajiki, Hironao; You, Shuli

Drug-Discovery Based on Natural Products Chemistry; Isolation, Synthesis, and Biosynthesis. Organizers: Uemura, Daisuke; Kerr, Russell; Baker, Bill; Littlefield, Bruce A.

Flow Synthesis using Flow and Microreactor Systems. Organizers: Koichi, Fukase; Beeler, Aaron B; Collins, Shawn

Green Techniques for Organic & Medicinal Chemistry. Organizers: Zhang, Wei; Jiang, Huanfeng; Ryu, Ilhyong

Hybrid Catalysis. Organizers: Kanai, Motomu; Stoltz, Brian; Lei, Aiwen; Ooi, Takashi

Innovation in Organic Synthesis Through Successful Academia–Industry Partnerships.  Organizers: Campeau, LC; Qi, Ji; Britton, Rob

Iodine Chemistry at The Dawn of Its Third Century. Organizers: Tsarevsky, Nicolay V; Kaiho, Tatsuo; Goto, Atsushi

Innovative Fluorination/ Fluoroalkylation/ Fluoro-functionalization.  Organizers: Shibata, Norio; Amii, Hideki; Hu, Jinbo; Vicic, David

Middle Molecular Strategy for Regulation of Protein-Protein & Protein-Biomolecule Interactions. Organizers: Doi, Takayuki; Koichi, Fukase; Lei, Xiaoguang; Burgess, Kevin; Lee, Hee-Yoon

Molecular and Supramolecular Photosciences of Organic Molecules. Organizers: Sivaguru, Jayaraman; Ramamurthy, Vaidhyanathan; Inoue, Haruo; Takagi, Shinsuke; Heyne, Belinda; Wu, Li-Zhu

New Aspects on Organocatalysts. Organizers: Terada, Masahiro; Johnston, Jeffrey N.; Tan, Choon-Hong

New Frontier of Chemical Probes Exploring Biology and Medicine.  Organizers: Ueda, Minoru; Park, Seung Bum; Qi, Jianhua

New Technologies in Peptide/Protein Synthesis. Organizers: Pirrung, Michael; Li, Xuechen; Payne, Richard

Optical Cross-Reactive Sensor Arrays, Artificial Noses and Tongues.  Organizers: New, Elizabeth; Anzenbacher, Pavel; Chang, Young-Tae

Organic Solid-State Chemistry: Advances from Structures to Properties.  Organizers: MacGillivray, Leonard R; Sakamoto, Masami; VITTAL, Jagadese J

Organoboron Chemistry: Organic Synthesis, Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry.  Organizers: Ito, Hajime; Yun, Jaesook; Zhou, Huchen; Taylor, Mark S; Takacs, James M.

Probe Design Guided Research for Multimodal Molecular Imaging. Organizers: Kikuchi, Kazuya; Fahrni, Christoph; Yip, Christopher M; Xing, Bengang; Chen, Peng

Reactivity and Mechanism in Chemical and Synthetic Biology. Organizers: Richards, Nigel; Bearne, Stephen; Parker, Emily; Goto, Yuki

Recent Advances in C-H Functionalization. Organizers: Davies, Huw Madoc Lynn; Chang, Sukbok; Itami, Kenichiro

Recent Trends in Amination Chemistry.  Organizers: Kurti, Laszlo; Wang, Qiu; Zhao, Yu; Minakata, Satoshi; Ma, Dawei

Remote Functionalization of Organic Molecules.  Organizers: Kochi, Takuya; Chiba, Shunsuke; Hull, Kami L.; Zhu, Shaolin

Strategies and Tactics for Complex Molecule Synthesis. Organizers: Forsyth, Craig; Inoue, Masayuki; Lee, Hee-Yoon

Sulfur Rush: Organosulfur Frontiers.  Organizers: Yorimitsu, Hideki; Block, Eric; Chalker, Justin M.; Jiang, Xuefeng; Lee, Chin-Fa; Pratt, Derek

Synthetic Receptors in Biological Systems.  Organizers: Hooley, Richard; Zhong, Wenwan; Hof, Fraser; Zhang, Xi

(4) Physical

Advanced Understanding of Soft Interfaces at the Molecular-Scale.  Organizers: Morita, Akiihiro; Tahara, Tahei; Allen, Heather; Tian, Chuanshan; Hore, Dennis

Atmospheric Aerosols.  Organizers: Laskin, Alexander; Nizkorodov, Sergey; YANG, Xin; Bieske, Evan; Ro, Chul-Un; Bertram, Allan

Excitonic Materials for Photon Upconversion and Singlet Fission.  Organizers: Yanai, Nobuhiro; Tang, Ming Lee; Wilson, Mark; Zhao, Jianzhang

Frontier of Colloid and Interface Chemistry.  Organizers: Sakai, Hideki; Kawai, Takeshi; Yui, Hiroharu; Abbott, Nicholas; Alexandridis, Paschalis; Warr, Gregory; Craig, Vincent; Chang, Chien-Hsiang; Oh, Seong-Geun

Frontiers of Higher Energy UV Spectroscopy.  Organizers: Ozaki, Yukihiro; Morisawa, Yusuke; Saito, Yuika; Momose, Takamasa; Lednev, Igor K.; Kim, Judy

Frontiers of Photon Upconversion Based on Triplet-triplet Annihilation.  Organizers: Zhang, Peng; Murakami, Yoichi; Ma, Yuguo

Frontiers of Plasmon Enhanced Spectroscopy II.  Organizers: Itoh, Tamitake; Murakoshi, Kei; Imura, Kohei; Haynes, Christy L; Ren, Bin; Jeong, Dae Hong

Interfacial Phenomena for Bubbles, Droplets, Films and Soft Matter. Organizers: Amirfazli, Alidad; Zuo, Yi; Cheng, Xing; Ferri, James

Latest Development of Vibrational Spectroscopy.  Organizers: Furukawa, Yukio; Gustafson, Terry L; Iwata, Koichi; Phillips, David Lee

Misconceptions in Astrochemistry: A Chemist’s Guide.  Organizers: Fortenberry, Ryan C.; Kaiser, Ralf; Watanabe, Naoki; Zheng, Weijun; Schmidt, Timothy

Molecular Adsorption and Reactivity at Environmental and Biological Interfaces.  Organizers: Walker, Robert A.; Gibbs, Julianne; Wang, Hongfei

New Frontier in Fundamental Science of Molecular Chirality.  Organizers: Ohshima, Yasuhiro; Momose, Takamasa; Pate, Brooks H

Quantum Computing/Information Processing and Molecular Quantum Technology.  Organizers: Sato, Kazunobu; Huh, Joonsuk; Wasielewski, Michael R; Lemaire, Martin

Recent Advances in Coherent Multidimensional Spectroscopy.  Organizers: Zhao, Wei; Cho, Minhaeng; Zheng, Junrong; Davis, Jeff

Self-Organization and Dynamics of Model Biomembrane Systems.  Organizers: Tero, Ryugo; Paxton, Walter F; Cho, Nam-Joon

Single-Molecule and Single-Particle Fluorescence Imaging.  Organizers: Cosa, Gonzalo; Chen, Peng; Majima, Tetsuro; Wang, Wei; Landes, Christy F.

Solutions to the Energy- and Environmental-Related Problems by Cutting-Edge Accelerator-Based Techniques.  Organizers: Asakura, Kiyotaka; Sham, Tsun K; Chen, Lin X.; Kondoh, Hiroshi

Structure and Function of Complex Molecular Clusters – Challenges in Theory and Experiment.  Organizers: Fujii, Masaaki; Xantheas, Sotiris S; Fujii, Asuka; Bieske, Evan; Jiang, Ling

Surface Electronic Structure and Dynamics at the Atomic Scale.  Organizers: Petek, Hrvoje; Kawai, Maki; Dong, Zhenchao

Trends in Plasmonic Photochemistry.  Organizers: Misawa, Hiroaki; Kamat, Prashant V; Mulvaney, Paul; Link, Stephan

Triangle of Heterogeneous Catalysis, Surface Science, and Theory.  Organizers: Ehara, Masahiro; Cramer, Christopher; Kondoh, Hiroshi; Scott, Susannah Lesley; Shishido, Tetsuya; Sievers, Carsten; Xu, Xin

Ultrafast Intense Laser Chemistry.  Organizers: Yamanouchi, Kaoru; Levis, Robert Joseph; Légaré, François; Gong, Qihuang

Water Research for Global Challenges.  Organizers: Luzar, Alenka; Patey, Gren; Kinoshita, Masahiro; Hirata, Fumio

(5) COMPUTATIONAL AND THEORETICAL

Biomolecules at Interfaces Defining the Cellular Environment: From Conformational Dynamics to Informatic Approaches.  Organizers: Hyeon, Changbong; Leitner, David M; Nagaoka, Masataka; Straub, John B.

Computational Chemistry for Pharmaceutical Route Development. Organizers: Sherer, Edward; Sullivan, Michael B; Lein, Matthias

Computational Materials Science based on localized Electronic Structures.  Organizers: Ogasawara, Kazuyoshi; Muramatsu, Yasuji; Ishii, Tomohiko; Kim, Yang Soo; Brik, Mikhail; Rulis, Paul

Computational Quantum Chemistry: Synergism Between Theory and Experiment.  Organizers: Wetmore, Stacey; Radom, Leo; Sherrill, Charles David; Schwerdtfeger, Peter; Wong, Ming Wah; Nakai, Hiromi; Kim, Kwang S.; Toro-Labbe, Alejandro

Computational Studies of Transition Metal Ions in Chemistry and Biology.  Organizers: Merz, Kenneth M; Lim, Carmay; Rinniker, Sereina; Dong, Hao; Mark, Alan E.

Crossing the Biological Membrane: Frontiers in the Computational Study of Membrane Transport.  Organizers: Sun, Rui; Voth, Gregory; Allen, Toby William; Sugita, Yuji

Electronic and Nuclear Structure Theory: Quantum Dynamics for Electronic Ground and Excited States.  Organizers: Ulusoy, Inga S; Wilson, Angela; Carrington, Tucker; Frankcombe, Terry; Min, Seung Kyu

Enabling Transformative Computational Chemistry Models on Exascale Computers.  Organizers: de Jong, Wibe Albert; Rendell, Alistair P; Nakajima, Takahito; Straatsma, T

Exploring Complex and Real Systems Using Large-Scale Molecular Dynamics Calculations.  Organizers: Okazaki, Susumu; Tanaka, Hideki; Straub, John B.; Zeng, Xiao C.; Sun, Huai; Li, Xiaoxia; Hu, Wenbing; Han, Sang Soo; Kim, Hyungjun; Bernhardt, Debra

From Homogeneous to Heterogeneous Catalysis: A Computational Perspective.  Organizers: Wilson, Angela K; Li, Jun; Hirao, Hajime; Chan, Bun

Fusion of Classical- and Quantum-Mechanical Molecular Simulations.  Organizers: Irle, Stephan; Salahub, Dennis; Fedorov, Dmitri G.; Okamoto, Yuko

Heavy Element Chemistry: From Theoretical Development to Application.  Organizers: Wilson, Angela K; Liu, Wenjian; Abe, Minori; Pahl, Elke

Modeling Exciton and Charge Dynamics in Molecules and Clusters Toward Optoelectronic Applications.  Organizers: Tretiak, Sergei; Tanimura, Yoshitaka; Chen, Guanhua

Next-Generation Materials Structure-Property Prediction. Organizers: Beran, Gregory; Hennig, Richard; Johnson, Erin R.; Jung, Yousung

Quantum Coherence in Energy Transfer.  Organizers: Cao, Jianshu; Brumer, Paul; Wu, Jianlan

Quantum Monte Carlo and Quantum Information. Organizers: Tanaka, Shigenori; Roy, Pierre-Nicholas; Mitas, Lubos; Aspuru-Guzik, Alan

Theory and Computation for Complex Molecular Systems: (In Memory of late Prof. Keiji Morokuma).  Organizers: Musaev, Djamaladdin G; Hirao, Kimihiko; Cui, Qiang; Schwerdtfeger, Peter; Bowman, Joel; Yamashita, Koichi; Sakaki, Shigeyoshi

(6) MACROMOLECULAR

A New Era of Macromolecular Engineering: Control of Sequence and Dimension toward Functional Materials. Organizers: Ouchi, Makoto; Johnson, Jeremiah A; Zhang, Zhengbiao

Advanced Membranes and Membrane Processes for Global Separations Challenges. Organizers: Wickramasinghe, Sumith Ranil; Chu, Liang-Yin; Matsuyama, Hideto; Gray, Stephen

Advances in Polymer-Functionalized Soft Interfaces. Organizers: Yusa, Shin-ichi; Iwasaki, Yasuhiko; Fujii, Syuji; Ngai, To; Chang, Yung; Winnik, Francoise

Advances in Precision Polymer Synthesis Using Reversible Deactivation Radical Polymerization. Organizers: Moad, Graeme; Yamago, Shigeru; Tsarevsky, Nicolay V; Keddie, Daniel

Bioinspired Synthetic Polymers-Synthesis, Self-Assembly and Application.  Organizers: Li, Zhibo; Deming, Timothy; Kaneko, Tatsuo ; Lee, Haeshin

Chemical Complexity, Systems Chemistry and Actively-Driven Self-assembly. Organizers: Thordarson, Pall; Astumian, Robert Dean; Crowley, James D; Philp, Douglas

Chemical Modification of Biomacromolecule Sources: Design and Applications for Value Added Product.  Organizers: Chang, Sechin; Kim, Jinhwan; Fei, Bin; kim, Jaeseung; Park, Bosoon; Ro, Kyoung S

Chirality of Polymers and Supramolecules.  Organizers: Nakano, Tamaki; Wan, Xinhua; Ghanem, Ashraf

Expanding the Macromolecular Periodic Table: Polymers and Supramolecules Containing Non-Hydrocarbon Elements for Enhanced Functionality. Organizers: Tomita, Ikuyoshi; Gates, Derek P.; Soles, Christopher L.; Tanaka, Kazuo

Macromolecular Theory and Simulations. Organizers: Hu, Wenbing; Shi, An-Chang; Cho, Junhan; Wang, Zhen-Gang

Microgels and Nanogels: Fundamentals and Applications. Organizers: Suzuki, Daisuke; Hoare, Todd; Lyon, Andrew; Kohri, Michinari; Hoshino, Yu; Richtering, Walter

Modification of Natural Polymers via Physical and Chemical Grafting. Organizers: Champagne, Pascale; Cunningham, Michael; Genzer, Jan; Li, Pei (Pauline); Tilton, Robert; Rojas, Orlando

Precision Polymer Synthesis and Supramolecular Architectures for Designable Functionality. Organizers: Hawker, Craig J.; Wooley, Karen; Choi, Tae-Lim; Kamigaito, Masami; Yokozawa, Tsutomu

Progress in Polymer Dynamics. Organizers: Masubuchi, Yuichi; Shanbhag, Sachin; Chen, Quan; Hyun, Kyu

Stimuli Responsive Macromolecular Assembly for Biomedical Applications. Organizers: Ryu, Ja-Hyoung; Thayumanavan, S.; Liu, Shiyong; Cabral, Horacio

Synthesis and Applications of Molecular Bottlebrush Polymers. Organizers: Muellner, Markus; Matson, John B; Chen, Yongming; Schulz, Michael

(7) BIOLOGICAL

Advances in Biological Solid-State NMR.  Organizers: Fujiwara, Toshimichi; Ramamoorthy, Ayyalusamy; Marcotte, Isabelle; KIM, YONGAE; Price, William S.; Naito, Akira

Advancing Frontiers in Peptide and Protein Science with Nano-to-Macro Molecular Solutions.  Organizers: Lubell, William; Shin, Jumi; Del Valle, Juan; Aguilar, Mibel; Liu, Lei; Suga, Hiroaki

Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics: Recent Advances in NMR.  Organizers: Gronenborn, Angela M.; Ikura, MItsuhiko; LEE, WEON TAE; Otting, Gottfried; Shimada, Ichio; Tsai, Ming-Daw

Bioorthogonal Chemistry: Tools and Applications in Chemical Biology. Organizers: Devaraj, Neal Krishna; Pezacki, John; Chen, Peng; Finn, M.G.; Lin, Qing

Biosynthesis of Natural Products. Organizers: Watanabe, Kenji; Moore, Bradley; Boddy, Christopher

Chemical Approaches to Astrobiology.  Organizers: Kebukawa, Yoko; Aponte, José; Navarro-González, Rafael

Chemical Biology of Lipids and Protein-Lipid Modifications. Organizers: Ohkanda, Junko; Chen, YongXiang; Distefano, Mark

Chemical Tools for Imaging Biology Beyond the Culture Dish.  Organizers: Prescher, Jennifer; Vocadlo, David J; Kamiya, Mako

Design and Screening of Oligonucleotide-Based Molecular Libraries.  Organizers: Krylov, Sergey; Hili, Ryan; Arico-Muendel, Christopher; Tanner, Julian; Hirao, Ichiro; Lu, Xiaojie

Design of Functional Proteins, Peptides, and Peptidomimetics..  Organizers: Korendovych, Ivan; Cheng, Richard; Futaki, Shiroh

Functional Nucleic Acids: Chemistry, Biology, and Materials Applications.  Organizers: Silverman, Scott K.; DeRosa, Maria C.; Huang, Zhen; Li, Yingfu; Lu, Yi; Suga, Hiroaki

New Era of Quantum Beam in Biology.  Organizers: Kohzuma, Takamitsu; Meilleur, Flora; Wood, Kathleen; Sugawara, Yoko

New Frontiers in Biological Mass Spectrometry.  Organizers: Yates, John Robert; Wong, Catherine; Borchers, Christoph H

Pectin IV: Chemistry, Biology and Technology.  Organizers: Cameron, Randall; Williams, Bill; Savary, Brett; Kim, Yang; Jameson, Geoffrey Brind

Single Cell Analyses and Biosensing Methodologies for Elucidation of Biological Functions. Organizers: Tamiya, Eiichi; Boxer, Steven G.; Takeyama, Haruko; Kambara, Hideki; Ueda, Mitsuyoshi; Kerman, Kagan; Chang, Young-Tae

Strategies and Tactics for Targeting Protein-Protein Interactions.  Organizers: McNaughton, Brian; Pomerantz, William Charles Krause; Schroeder, Christina; Park, Seung Bum

(8) MATERIALS

Advanced Materials and Interfacial Phenomena in Oil Exploitation. Organizers: Wang, Wei; Poitzsch, Martin E.; Han, Ming; Huh, Chun

Advances in Colloidal Crystal Engineering. Organizers: Macfarlane, Robert ; Klajn, Rafal ; Granick, Steve ; Kumacheva, Eugenia

Aggregation-Induced Emission: Fundamentals and Applications. Organizers: Tang, Ben Zhong; Liu, Bin; Shimizu, Masaki

Application of Luminescent Materials for Radiation Detection.  Organizers: Yanagida, Takayuki; Asai, Keisuke; Kasap, Safa; Li, Jiang; Williams, Grant; Koshimizu, Masanori; Jacobsohn, Luiz; Okada, Go

Biomolecule-based Nanostructures: Assembly, Dynamics, Properties, and Function. Organizers: Rosi, Nathaniel ; Nam, Jwa-Min ; Gianneschi, Nathan ; Fan, Chunhai ; Macfarlane, Robert

Carbon Dioxide Switchable Materials. Organizers: Cunningham, Michael ; Jessop, Philip G.; Feng, Yujun ; Heldebrant, David

Carbon Nanotubes and Related Materials: Preparation, Characterization and Applications. Organizers: Ohno, Yutaka ; Weisman, R. Bruce ; Liu, Jie ; Baik, Seunghyun ; Li, Yan

Charge, Spin and Other Degrees of Freedom in Molecular Solids. Organizers: Naito, Toshio ; Schlueter, John A.; Frank, Natia L.

Design of Single-Site and Nano-Confined Catalysts for Environmental and Energy Uses. Organizers: Yamashita, Hiromi ; Li, Hexing ; Cho, Sung June

Diamond Electrochemistry. Organizers: Einaga, Yasuaki ; Swain, Greg M.; ZHI, jin Fang; Kondo, Takeshi

Excitonic Nanomaterials: Synthesis and Applications. Organizers: Hamachi, Leslie ; Chessman, Anthony ; Hodgkiss, Justin ; Kimizuka, Nobuo

Hydrogen-Materials Interactions: Activation, Storage, and Utilization from Molecules to Bulk.  Organizers: Yamauchi, Miho; Shima, Takanori; Choi, Yong Nam; Verpoort, Francis; Lu, Connie; Yildirim, Taner

Inorganic Oxide and Hydroxide Nanosheets: Toolkits for Structurally and Functionally Designed Nanomaterials. Organizers: Nakato, Teruyuki ; Heinz, Hendrik ; OH, Jae-Min

Janus Materials towards Functional Superstructures.  Organizers: Yang, Zhenzhong; Russell, Thomas Paul; Winnik, Francoise

Making Peptides, Proteins and Nucleic Acids into Medicines through Advanced Delivery.  Organizers: Gianneschi, Nathan; Caruso, Frank; Day, Emily; Ho, Dean

Mechanically Responsive Materials: Bridging the Gap Between Polymers and Crystals. Organizers: Naumov, Pance ; White, Timothy ; Shishido, Atsushi ; Bardeen, Christopher

Novel Organic Semiconducting Materials for Addressing Global Challenges.  Organizers: Nguyen, Thuc-Quyen; Chi, Chunyan; Yamada, Hiroko

Organic Electronics of Highly-Correlated Molecular Systems.  Organizers: Nakamura, Takayoshi; Awaga, Kunio; Rawson, Jeremy Michael; Xiong, Ren-Gen; Preuss, Kathryn

Porous Framework Materials for Destruction, Sensing, and Protection from Chemical Hazards.  Organizers: DeCoste, Jared; Peterson, Gregory; Sava Gallis, Dorina; Doonan, Christian; Nielsen, David J; Katz, Michael

Smart Photoresponsive Molecular Systems: Innovation of Fundamentals, Ultra-High Photosensitive Systems, and Amplified Mechanical Movement.  Organizers: Matsuda, Kenji; Aprahamian, Ivan; Zhu, Weihong

Soft Robotics Innovation by Mechanically Responsive Materials. Organizers: Koshima, Hideko ; Yu, Yanlei ; Katsonis, Nathalie ; Nagahama, Shunsuke

The Expanding Frontiers of Frustrated Magnetic Materials. Organizers: Wiebe, Chris ; Gardner, Jason Stewart; Zhou, Haidong ; Ma, Jie

The Many Flavors of Mechanochemistry.  Organizers: Boulatov, Roman; Otsuka, Hideyuki; Weng, Wengui

Toward Atomic Precision in Controlling the Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials. Organizers: Jin, Rongchao; Xue, Can; Li, Gao

II. Chemistry for Global Challenges

(9) NANOTECHNOLOGY

Advances in Boron and Boron-related Nanostructures.  Organizers: Simard, Benoit; Kim, Keun Su; Kim, Myung Jong; Chu, Sang-Hyon

Bioinspired Interfacial Materials with Superwettability.  Organizers: Jiang, Lei; Tomsia, Antoni; Aizenberg, Joanna; Lee, Haeshin; Hozumi, Atsushi

Chemistry and Applications of Protein and Virus-Based Nanotechnologies.  Organizers: Steinmetz, Nicole F; Sainsbury, Frank; Lim, Sierin

Direct Visualization of Chemical and Self-Assembly Processes with High-Resolution Microscopy.  Organizers: Harano, Koji; Nakamura, Eiichi; Wan, li-Jun; Zheng, Haimei

Free Radicals in Biology, Chemical Synthesis and Functional Bio-/Nanomaterials.  Organizers: Smirnov, Alex; Bottle, Steven Eric; Yoshioka, Naoki

Frontiers of Optical Manipulation for Nano-Material Science.  Organizers: Tsuboi, Yasuyuki; Huang, Chen-Bin; Juodkazis, Saulius; Okamoto, Hiromi; Dionne, Jennifer

Interfaces of Low Dimensional Inorganic Nanomaterials for Energy- and Bio-Applications..  Organizers: Yasui, Takao; Yanagida, Takeshi; Zhang, Lihua; Meng, Gang; Jin, Song; Dayeh, Shadi

Lanthanide-Based Upconverting Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Optics, and Application.  Organizers: Cohen, Bruce E; Vetrone, Fiorenzo; Suh, Yung Doug; Yan, Chunhua; Jin, Dayong; Liu, Xiaogang

Self-Assembled Biofunctional Nanomaterials.  Organizers: Nagarajan, Ramanathan; Sakurai, Kazuo; Chen, Hsin-Lung; Akiba, Isamu

Single-Molecule and Particle Science and Technology.  Organizers: Taniguchi, Masateru; guo, xuefeng; Low, Paul

Supramolecular Assemblies at Surfaces: Nanopatterning, Functionality, Reactivity.  Organizers: Rosei, Federico; Chi, Lifeng; MacLeod, Jennifer; Mazur, Ursula; Wee, Andrew T. S.

Terahertz Imaging, Spectroscopy and Nanosensors: Current Applications and Future Direction.  Organizers: Rahman, Anis; Jaeger, Wolfgang; Nguang, Sing Kiong; Kim, Choonhoo

Understanding and Designing Safe Nano-Bio Interfaces for Materials, Medicine, and the Environment.  Organizers: Zuo, Yi; Parak, Wolfgang; Chen, Chunying; Feliu, Neus; Lynch, Iseult; Loo, Joachim; Zhong, Wenwan; Demokritou, Philip

(10) CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

3D Printing in Chemistry, Biology and Materials.  Organizers: Yang, Jun; Zhang, Lijie Grace; Chen, Xiaodong; Mei, Deqing; Zuo, Yi

Advanced Chemical Characterization and Modeling of Petroleum to Address Environmental and Industrial Challenges. Organizers: Stoyanov, Stanislav; Shi, Quan; Kim, Sunghwan

Bioassemby and Biointerface.  Organizers: Zako, Tamotsu; Kamiya, Noriho; Umetsu, Mitsuo; Wang, Hui-Min David; Pack, Seung Pil

Caged Compounds.  Organizers: Abe, Manabu; Givens, Richard S; Zhu, Linyong

Emerging Technologies for Multi-Modal Therapies and Diagnosis.  Organizers: Kwon, Young Jik; Shen, Youqing; KIM, WON JONG

Materials Engineering with DNA. Organizers: Kuzuya, Akinori; Aldrich-Wright, Janice Rae; Woolley, Adam T; Wada, Takehiko; Ijiro, Kuniharu; Liu, Mingzhe

Peptide Self-Assembly: Chemistry and Nanotechnology.  Organizers: Li, Junbai; Zhang, Shuguang; Yan, Xuehai; Zuo, Yi; Hamachi, Itaru

Recent Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry and Chemical Glycobiology.  Organizers: Kajihara, Yasuhiro; Demchenko, Alexei; Yu, Biao; Macauley, Matthew; Mahal, Lara K.

Smart Biointerface Between Cells and Materials.  Organizers: Matsusaki, Michiya; Kaji, Noritaka; Yoshimoto, Keitaro; Kashida, Hiromu; Fan, Shih-Kang; Jo, kyu-Bong; Breadmore, Michael; Dorfman, Kevin

Sonochemistry: Fundamentals & Applications.  Organizers: Ashokkumar, Muthupandian; Suslick, Kenneth; Zhu, Jun-Jie; Son, Younggyu

(11) CHEMISTRY FOR SUSTAINABILITY

Advanced Nanocatalysis: Synthesis, Development and Applications for Environmentally Friendly Fuel and Chemical Production.  Organizers: Dalai, Ajay; Abatzoglou, Nicolas; Davis, Burtron H; Uddin, Md Azhar; Kozinski, Janusz A.; Yadav, Ganapati D.

Advances in Chemistry and Application of Aquatic Photochemistry and Advanced Oxidation Processes for Water Treatment and Reuse.  Organizers: Minakata, Daisuke; Dionysiou, Dionysios; Waite, David; Ma, Jun; Lee, Yunho; Oguma, Kumiko; Mera Benavides, Adriana C.; Thye, Lim Teik; Gogate, Parag R

Advances in Wine and Beer Chemistry.  Organizers: Britton, Joshua; Smith, Paul; Kilmartin, Paul

Agricultural Sustainability: The Critical Links Between Chemistry, Exposure Assessment, Risk Assessment, and Regulations.  Organizers: Van Emon, Jeanette Marie; Wheeler, Amanda; Kim, Sungroul; Wang, Peng

Artificial Photosynthesis: Photo-Induced Water Splitting.  Organizers: Abe, Ryu; Kudo, Akihiko; Osterloh, Frank; Wang, Lianzhou

Biobased Products for a More Sustainable Future. Organizers: Fu, Jinxia ; Turn, Scott Q.; Wu, Hongwei ; Assabumrungrat, Suttichai ; Chollacoop, Nuwong ; Charojrochkul, Sumittra

Catalysis in C1 Chemistry and CO2 Conversion. Organizers: Tsubaki, Noritatsu ; Wang, Ye ; Wang, Yong ; Bae, Jong Wook

Catalytic and Biological Valorization of Lignin.  Organizers: Eltis, Lindsay; Beckham, Gregg T; Tobimatsu, Yuki

Chemistry and the Rice Field Ecosystem.  Organizers: Armbrust, Kevin L.; Cobb, George; Watanabe, Hirozumi; Zheng, Na; Hou, Aixin

Developments in Pesticide Ecological Risk Assessment Approaches in the Pacific Rim. Organizers: Chen, Wenlin ; Liu, Xingang ; Ritter, Amy ; Havens, Patrick L; Solomon, Keith R; Simmons, Heather

Emerging Technologies and Advances in Measuring and Assessing the Environmental Fate of Pesticides and Other Agrochemicals. Organizers: Lu, Xiaoxia ; Wu, Xiangwei ; Liu, Jinxia ; Ma, Mingming ; Ritter, Amy ; Jeong-han, Kim

Innovations in Green Chemistry: Striving Towards Zero Waste API Manufacturing.  Organizers: Campos, Kevin R; Fu, Xiaoyong; Akiyama, Takahiko; Hsiao, Yi

Mechanochemistry for clean and sustainable synthesis: advances and challenges. Organizers: Friscic, Tomislav ; Wang, Guan-Wu ; Garcia, Felipe

New Directions in Homo/Heterogenous Catalysis of Hydrogen Production and CO2 Utilization. Organizers: Amao, Yutaka ; Yamada, Yusuke ; Herbert, David E; Qiao, Shi Zhang

New Formulation and Application Technologies for Pesticides in Sustainable Plant Protection: From Theory to Practice. Organizers: Cao, Lidong; Havens, Patrick L; Hewitt, Andrew

Pesticide Residues in Foods: Advancing Global Standards that Facilitate Trade and Ensure Consumer Safety.  Organizers: Racke, Kenneth D; Sandahl, Jason Fredrick; Lutze, Jason; Pan, Canping; Dong, Fengshou; Johnston, John

Polymer Materials from Natural Renewable Ingredients. Organizers: Voronov, Andriy ; Webster, Dean ; Minko, Sergiy ; Locklin, Jason ; Liu, Ren ; Shikinaka, Kazuhiro

Proteomics and Metabolomics in Agricultural, Environmental, and Public Health sciences.  Organizers: Johnston, John; Li, Qing X.; Lee, Sung-Eun; Zhang, Chunyi; Wang, Peng

Recycling of Polymeric Materials: Challenges and Perspectives. Organizers: Yoskioka, Toshiaki ; Jin, Fangming ; Seo, Yong-Chil ; Thallada, Bhaskar

Rodenticide Environmental Fate and Nontarget Effects. Organizers: Swift, Katie ; Quinn, Niamh ; Eason, Charles ; Noor, Hafidzi Bin Mohd

Sustainable Production of Value-Added Materials, Green Chemicals and High-Energy Fuel from Lignocellulosic Biomass. Organizers: Zhang, Xiao ; Hu, Thomas ; Wu, Shubin ; Ma, Ruoshui

Toward the Chemistry of Plant Growth Regulators.  Organizers: Asami, Tadao; Zhao, Yunde; Xie, Dioxin

UV Photochemistry for Water: Implications for Safe Water Disinfection and Oxidation Treatment Applications. Organizers: Knight, Gordon ; Linden, Karl ; Oguma, Kumiko ; Bell, Katherine ; Sun, Wenjun ; Lee, Yunho

(12) CHEMISTRY OF ENERGY

Electrochemical Interfaces in Energy Storage Devices. Organizers: Bedrov, Dmitry; Borodin, Oleg; Feng, Guang; Nakamoto, Mitsunori; Katakura, Hitoshi

Hydrogen-Rich Systems: Materials Chemistry for Energy Storage and delivery. Organizers: Huang, Zhenguo; Bowden, Mark; Yoon, Chang Won; HE, Teng; Severa, Godwin

In-Situ and Operando Studies of Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Catalysis for Chemical and Energy Transformations.  Organizers: Tada, Mizuki; Tao, Frankling (Feng); Su, Dangsheng; Onishi, Hiroshi; Stockenhuber, Michael; Thornton, Geoff; Huang, Jun

Nanostructured Oxide for Energy Harvesting, Conversion and Storage.  Organizers: Rosei, Federico; Iacopi, Francesca; Ozkan, Mihri; Yu, Miao; Vomiero, Alberto

Perovskite and Hybrid Materials Based Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics. Organizers: Miyasaka, Tsutomu; Zhou, Yuanyuan; Bach, Udo; Wang, XiaoFeng

Recent Trends and Advances in Artificial Photosynthesis.  Organizers: Rozhkova, Elena; Braun, Artur; Gaillard, Nicolas; Ariga, Katsuhiko; Nam, Yoon Sung

Supported Single-Ion Catalysts.  Organizers: Delferro, Massimiliano; Scott, Susannah; Wang, Feng; Semagina, Natalia; Yang, Qihua

Synergies Between Theory, Experiment and Data Science Towards Clean Energy. Organizers: Glezakou, Vassiliki-Alexandra; Li, Jun; Coote, Michelle L; Kwak, Ja Hun

(13) CHEMISTRY OF HEALTH CARE

Advancements in the Chemistry of Targeted Alpha Therapy.  Organizers: Wilbur, D. Scott; Schaffer, Paul; Watanabe, Shigeki

Advances in Nucleic Acids Based Therapeutics: From Discovery Chemistry to Clinical Applications.  Organizers: Manoharan, Muthaiah; Damha, Masad Jose; Obika, Satoshi

Antibiotic Discovery.  Organizers: Blaskovich, Mark A. T.; Wright, Gerry; Tonge, Peter

Cell Instructive Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Drug Delivery.  Organizers: Yamamoto, Masaya; Matsusaki, Michiya; Winnik, Francoise; Shi, Feng

Contaminants of Emerging Concern: The Science and Environmental Chemistry Perspectives from Countries in the Pacific Rim and Around the World.  Organizers: Obare, Sherine; Luque, Rafael; Joshi, Rakesh; Hu, Yonggang; Nishina, Yuta

Food Bioactives, Inflammation and Gut Health.  Organizers: Tsao, Rong; Wang, Jing; Shahidi, Fereidoon; González-Laredo, Rubén Francisco

Fragment-based Lead Discovery.  Organizers: Erlanson, Daniel; Scanlon, Martin; Overduin, Michael; Yang, Cai-Guang; Tanaka, Daisuke

Modified DNA and XNA for Therapeutic Application.  Organizers: Asanuma, Hiroyuki; Nagatsugi, Fumi; Kim, Dong-Eun; Liang, Xingguo

New Challenge in Interdisciplinary and Multiscale Supramolecular Sciences.  Organizers: Aoki, Shin; Rotello, Vincent M.; Wang, Leyong; Yamada, Yasuyuki; Kageyama, Yoshiyuki

Nitric Oxide, Carbon Monoxide, and Hydrogen Sulfide as Potential Therapeutic Agents.  Organizers: Wang, Binghe; Ke, Bowen; Kimura, Hideo; Matson, John B; xian, Ming; Nakagawa, Hidehiko

Recent Contribution of Chemistry to Clinics for Realizing Novel Theranostics.  Organizers: Urano, Yasuteru; Zheng, Gang; Kim, Sungjee

The Chemistry of 18F, 11C and Radiometal-based Probes for Molecular Imaging & Precision Medicine.  Organizers: Vasdev, Neil; VanBrocklin, Henry; Luyt, Leonard; Tamagnan, Gilles; Choe, Yearn Seong; Reiner, Thomas; Davis, Thomas

(14) CHEMICAL EDUCATION AND COMMUNICATION

Assessment for Employability in Undergraduate Chemistry Education. Organizers: Schultz, Madeleine; Schmid, Siegbert; Holme, Thomas; Flynn, Alison

Chemical Business Best Practices for Global Challenges. Organizers: Sabol, Joseph; Blunn, Adam; Heuft, Matt

Chemistry for Global Challenges: A Role for Systems Thinking in Chemistry Education. Organizers: Mahaffy, Peter; Holme, Thomas; Boniface, Suzanne; Overton, Tina

Chemists and the Public: The Role of Informal Science Education. Organizers: Maclachlan, Jennifer; Burks, Raychelle; Hayashi, Kazuhiro; MacLennan, Matthew S

Ethics in the Chemical Profession: Cultural Impacts.  Organizers: Schelble, Susan M; Do, Choon Ho; Lim, Kieran Fergus; Greenblatt, Lynne

Explorations in Chemistry Education Research and Practice: International Progress Toward the Development of Students’ Understanding of Particulate-level Chemistry Processes.  Organizers: Kelly, Resa Marie; Akaygun, Sevil; Villalta-Cerdas, Adrian; Deslongchamps, Ghislain; Flynn, Alison; Hansen, Sarah; Mocerino, Mauro

Hands across the Pacific: History of Collaborations and Exchange Programs between Countries of the Pacific Rim. Organizers: Rasmussen, Seth C; Furukawa, Yasu; Rae, Ian D; Patterson, Gary

Let’s Bring Joy and Meaning Back to Chemistry Learning. Organizers: Gulacar, Ozcan; Schmid, Siegbert; Salter, David

Teaching with Technology – Help or Hindrance? Organizers: Monga, Vishakha; Craig, Kyle S.; Ikuo, Akira

(15) ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, BIG DATA AND BEYOND

“Self-Driving Material Science”: Robots and Machine Learning in the Materials Discovery Lab. Organizers: Schrier, Joshua; Huang, David M.; Waller, Mark

Automating Drug Design.  Organizers: Schneider, Gisbert; Winkler, David; Lee, Man-Ling; Brown, J.B.

Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in Organic Synthesis.  Organizers: Lin, Shishi; Gilmore, Kerry; Tan, Choon-Hong; Hein, Jason

Chemistry on the Global Stage: Data, Standards, Infrastructure, and Challenges for the Future. Organizers: Lawlor, Bonnie; Hartshorn, Richard; Hayashi, Kazuhiro; Banik, Gregory; Martinsen, David; Bruno, Ian; Chalk, Stuart J; McEwen, Leah; Frey, Jeremy