Program

09.15
Welcome and Conference Opening

Morning Plenary Session (Award Lectures)
Chair: Dr. Alain De Mesmaeker, SCS President

09.30

Sandmeyer Award Lecture 2021
Pierdomenico Biasi, Casale SA and Rene Eckert, Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH
«AmoMax®-Casale, a New Catalyst for a Greener and Less Energy Consuming Process for Industrial Large Scale Ammonia Synthesis»

10.10

SCS Industrial Science Award Lecture 2021
Dr. Cornelia Zumbrunn, Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
Awarded for her key contributions as a medicinal chemistry project leader in the challenging field of antibiotic drug discovery, including her contributions to several anti-bacterial research projects and the development of a significant number of chemical series into advanced compounds, some of which were ultimately selected as preclinical development candidates.

10.50
Coffee Break

Morning Parallel Sessions

11.00
Invited/Sponsored Lecture (30min) and Short Talks (15min)
Topics of the parallel Sessions:
  • Analytical Sciences
  • Catalysis Science & Engineering
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Chemistry and the Environment
  • Inorganic & Coordination Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Polymers, Colloids & Interfaces

Lunch Break and Poster Sessions

12.45
Virtual Poster Sessions
Read abstracts, watch short videos and interact with the presenters via mail, social media or skype.
The poster session is open from Mon, 06.09.2021 to Sun, 12.09.2021.

Virtual Commercial Exhibition
Visit the virtual boots and inform yourself about the latest developments of our partners.
Participate in the online quiz and get the chance to win 2x 100 CHF in cash.

13.45
General Assembly of the youngSCS 2021
Lead: Benjamin Ries, President youngSCS

Afternoon Parallel Sessions

14.30

Invited/Sponsored Lecture (30min) and Short Talks (15min)
Topics of the parallel Sessions:

  • Analytical Sciences
  • Catalysis Science & Engineering
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Chemistry and the Environment
  • Inorganic & Coordination Chemistry
  • Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Polymers, Colloids & Interfaces
16.15
Short Break

Afternoon Plenary Sessions (Award Lectures)
Chair: Dr. Alain De Mesmaeker, SCS

16.30

Werner Prize Lecture 2021
Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti
, EPFL Lausanne,
Honored for her original and significant contributions in the chemistry development of tailored nanomaterials and their applications in catalysis, especially CO2 electroreduction

17.10

SCS Senior Industrial Science Award Lecture 2021
Dr. Andrew Edmunds, Syngenta Crop Protection AG,
Awarded for his impressive track record of achievements in the field of chemistry and crop protection reflected in 140 patents, 28 publications and more than 20 lectures at universities and international conferences.

SCS Announcements and Ceremony Session

17.50
SCS Announcements
Helvetica Prize of the Swiss Chemical Society 2021
 (best published papers of PhD/Postdocs 2020/21)
18.00
Best Oral Presentation Awards (sponsored by Metrohm)
Best Poster Presentation Awards (sponsored by DSM, Dr. Werner Bonrath)
18.30
End of the Conference