University of Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain
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Event Information

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When

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Where

Faculty of Chemistry
Carrer de Martí i Franquès, 1-11
08028 Barcelona

Who

University of Barcelona

About

The American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, ACS on Campus, will be coming to University of Barcelona on October 18! Join us for an exciting day of publishing talks, career tips, and the latest ACS Resources you can use to grow your career. Network with local professionals and your peers and make lasting connections over networking breaks.

You’ll hear from Prof. M. Rosa Palacin an Associate Editor of Chemistry of Materials, Prof. Juan Bisquert, Senior Editor of The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Prof. Francesc Illas, Universitat de Barcelona, Dr. Dinesh Soares the Managing Editor of ACS OmegaDr. Mónica Pérez-Temprano, Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia, 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 University of Barcelona to attend. Please check back soon for program announcements.

 

The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters                 Chemistry of Materials

 

ACS Omega

 

Agenda

8:30-9:00

Registration and Check-in

9:00-9:15

Opening Remarks

9:15-10:00

Ten Tips for Scholarly Publishing

Prof. Juan Bisquert, Senior Editor, Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters

10:00-10:45

Open Access Discussion

Dr. Dinesh Soares, ACS Publications; Dr. Ignasi Labastida, CRAI UB; Dr. Ramon Ros CSUC

10:45-11:15

Coffee Break

11:15-11:30

The View of a Ph.D. Student

Roger Peró, Universitat de Barcelona

11:30-12:00

Scientific Publishing Now & Then

Prof. Francesc Illas, Universitat de Barcelona

12:00-12:45

Peer Review: Why, How to, and What Not to Do

Prof. M. Rosa Palacín, Associate Editor, Chemistry of Materials

12:45-13:00

Searching for Jobs with SciFinder

Dr. Míriam Plana, Account Manager Spain & Portugal, Chemical Abstracts Service, ACS International

13:00-14:00

Careers in Chemistry – Panel Discussion

Dr. Míriam Plana, Account Manager Spain & Portugal, Chemical Abstracts Service, ACS International
Dr. Ignacio Alfonso, Senior Research Scientist, Supramolecular Chemistry group, IQAC-CSIC
Prof. Jordi Ignés-Mullol, Full Professor, Departament de CM i Química Física, Universitat de Barcelona

14:00

Closing Remarks & Lunch