Midwest Regional Meeting

Ames, Iowa
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Event Information

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When

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

8:30-13:00

Who

American Chemical Society

About

ACS on Campus is attending the Midwest Regional Meeting (MWRM) with a program on October 23! MRWM will be held this year from October 21-23 in Ames, Iowa. We’re bringing our best professional development sessions, including interview tips, an inside look into Chem IDP, and our “College to Careers: Chemists Profiles” panel discussion. Network with local professionals and your peers and make lasting connections over networking breaks.

Come see the best career resources that ACS has to offer! Registration is highly recommended. Check back soon for speaker announcements.

Please visit the MWRM website for more information: https://mwrm2018.chem.iastate.edu/ 

Agenda

8:30-9:00

Registration & Breakfast

9:00-9:15

Opening Remarks

9:15-10:00

College to Careers: Profiles in Chemistry

Dr. Eric Smolensky, Senior Analytical Chemist, Ebatco

Andrew Geyer, M.S., Senior Account Manager, CAS

10:00-10:45

Acing the Interview: Interviewing Skills for Chemical Professionals

Yvonne Dudley, Global Marketing and Events Manager, ACS

10:45-11:00

Networking Break

11:00-11:45

Chem IDP: Career Planning Tool for Chemical Scientists

Dr. Lisa M. Balbes, Freelance Technical Writer and Editor, Balbes Consultants, LLC

11:45-12:00

ACS Career Resources to Advance Your Career

Yvonne Dudley, Global Marketing and Events Manager, ACS

12:00-13:00

Lunch