Program Committee Agenda - ACS Meeting #245

The CINF Program Committee will hold an open meeting on Saturday, April 6, 2013, in Room 231 of the Morial Convention Center, from 1:00 - 4:00 PM (New Orleans is in the Central Time Zone). Anyone can attend and we encourage diverse perspectives from our membership (academic, industry, vendor, government, etc.) as well as brand new and experienced members, to contribute to programming that most interests you and your peers.

NOTE: People who will not be attending the Program Planning meeting in New Orleans are free to email programming suggestions for future meetings,(especially if they are interested in chairing a symposium on a specific topic) to the program chair (jgarrita AT purdue . edu).

The agenda for the Program Committee is:

  1. Review the current CINF New Orleans Spring 2013 program
  2. Review the CINF Indianapolis Fall 2013 program and deadline dates
  3. Discussion and review of proposed programs for Dallas (Spring 2014) and San Francisco (Fall 2014) meetings.
    • Dallas Theme: Chemistry of Energy and Advanced Materials for New Opportunities
    • San Francisco Theme: Chemistry and Stewardship of the World
  4. Begin outlining programs, obtaining suggestions and proposing symposia and chairs to contact for Spring and Fall 2015 meetings.
    • Spring 2015, Denver: Chemical Resources: Extraction, Refining, and Conservation
    • Fall 2015, Boston: A History of Innovation: From Discovery to Application (250th ACS National Meeting!)
  5. Review membership status of the Program Committee, including suggestions for potential new members.
  6. Conclude and wrap up

Jeremy Garritano
CINF Program Committee Chair, 2013

David Deng
Assistant Program Committee Chair

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