IIT Bombay

Mumbai, India
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Event Information

Details

When

Monday, February 4, 2019

Where

Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC) at IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076, Maharashtra, India

Who

IIT Bombay

About

The American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, ACS on Campus, will be coming to IIT Bombay on February 4! Join us for an exciting day of scientific lectures, 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. Don’t miss the opportunity to present your research during the Student Poster Presentation session!

You’ll hear from Prof. Erick Carreira the Editor-in-Chief of Organic Letters, Prof. Gunda Georg the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, Prof. Rinti Banerjee an Associate Editor of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, Dr. Debabrata Maiti, Associate Editor, The Journal of Organic Chemistry and more!

The event is FREE and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences – not just chemistry! Registration is highly recommended and required for poster presenters.

Organic Letters    Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

 

ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering       ACS Omega

 

The Journal of Organic Chemistry

Agenda

9:00-10:00

Registration

10:00-10:30

Opening Remarks

Erin Wiringi, Director, Marketing Communications and Community Development, ACS Publications

Mona Malik, Country Manager, Membership and Society Services, American Chemical Society

10:30-11:00

“Studies in Asymmetric Synthesis”

Prof. Erick Carreira, Editor-in-Chief, Organic Letters

11:00-11:30

“Designing of templates to reach the distal C-H bond”

Dr. Debabrata Maiti, Associate Editor, The Journal of Organic Chemistry 

11:30-12:00

Networking Break

12:00-13:15

Scholarly Publishing Panel Discussion with the ACS Editors

Dr. Debabrata Maiti, Associate Editor, The Journal of Organic Chemistry 

Prof. Erick Carreira, Editor-in-Chief, Organic Letters

Prof. Gunda Georg, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Prof. Rinti Banerjee, Associate Editor, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering

Dr. Deeksha Gupta, Managing Editor, ACS Omega

13:15-15:00

Lunch and Student Poster Presentations

Registration is required for poster presenters. Space is limited to the first 40 registrants. 

15:00-15:30

“Bromodomain inhibitors for cancer therapy and contraception”

Prof. Gunda Georg, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

15:30-16:00

“Smart biomaterials for drug delivery”

Prof. Rinti Banerjee, Associate Editor, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering

16:00-16:45

ACS Resources to Advance Your Career

Mona Malik, Country Manager, Membership and Society Services, American Chemical Society

16:45-17:00

Closing Remarks & Poster Award Ceremony