Nanyang Technological University

Jurong West, Singapore
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Event Information

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When

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Where

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences (SPMS)
Nanyang Technological University
Lecture Theatre 2 (SPMS-03-03)
21 Nanyang Link
Singapore 637371

Who

Nanyang Technological University

About

ACS on Campus is bringing it’s best speakers and programming to Nanyang Technological University for a day of  publishing talks and science communication sessions. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from ACS Editors and the professionals on how to advance your research and communicate your science. Network with your peers and make lasting connections over free coffee breaks

You’ll hear from Prof. Paul Weiss the Editor-in-Chief of ACS Nano and Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at UCLA, Associate Professor Nam-Joon Cho of Nanyang Technological University, Prof. Mary Chan an Associate Editor of ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces and more!

The event is free and open to all students studying the sciences – not just chemistry! You do not have to be a student of Nanyang Technological University to attend. Registration is highly recommended.

Don’t miss the chance to present your own science during the student poster presentations! Space is limited – registration is required for all poster presenters. 

Instructions for Poster Presenters:

POSTER PROCEDURES

There is no required poster size. We recommend your poster does not exceed A0 (841×1189 mm). All posters should include a title, name, and affiliation of the presenters. Text should be concise enough to be read in under 10 minutes and from a distance of 4 feet (about 120 cm). Posters from previous conferences are accepted.

POSTER PRIZE EVALUATION

The poster session and evaluation will be held ofrom 14:00-15:15. All poster presenters must be at their posters during the evaluation to communicate with the judges and delegates.

Gift cards will be awarded to the best posters during the “Poster Prize Presentation.”

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for the “Best Poster” prizes, the applicant must:
• Be a Ph.D. Student or postdoc
• Have registered for ACS on Campus
• Be present during the Poster Evaluation Session

 

ACS Nano     ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Agenda

8:30-9:00

Registration

9:00-9:30

Opening Remarks

9:30-10:15

“Global Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” from Prof. Paul Weiss

10:15-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-11:15

“Translating Plant Pollen into Material Science Technologies” from Prof. Nam-Joon Cho

11:15-12:15

Top Ten Tips for Scholarly Publishing with ACS Editors

12:15-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:00

Write it, Speak it: Effective Communications How to Talk and Write About Your Research

14:00-15:15

Student Science Presentations

15:15-15:45

Poster Prize Presentation

15:45-16:00

Closing Remarks