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Conferences and workshops

National Science Foundation at the American Chemical Society Meeting, August 22-24, 2016

About the series

NSF’s Division of Chemistry’s Schedule of Events, August 22-24, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

ACS Presidential Symposium: “NSF Opportunities”

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Liberty Salon C


1:05 – 1:30 p.m.: Preparing the next generation of scientists

1:30 – 2:20 p.m.: Proposal strategies for new investigators at the National Science Foundation (Talk and Panel Discussion)

2:20 – 2:45 p.m.: Funding opportunities at the NSF and proposal strategies for faculty at primarily undergraduate institutions (PUIs)

2:45 Intermission

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Community discussion on mid-scale instrumentation (Audience Participation)

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.: Community discussion on the data revolution and scientific discovery (Audience Participation)


Monday, August 22, 2016

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Sci-Mix Poster Session

Halls D/E - Pennsylvania Convention Center

See below for  posters 347-349


Tuesday, August 23, 2016

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Meet the Federal Grant Funders and Speed Coaching with Program Officers

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room 122B


1:00 PM – 3:00 PM   Federal Funders Symposium
Learn about agency priorities, initiatives, programs, and how to participate!
Meet the Federal Funders from the National Science Foundation (NSF CHE, DMR, CBET, MCB and OISE), Department of Energy (DOE BES), National Institutes of Health (NIH NIGMS), Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM   Speed Coaching
Join speed coaching - one-on-one interactions with federal funders to discuss research, education, and outreach activities.

All are welcome - registration not required.  
For additional information, email: cheminfo@nsf.gov


Wednesday, August 24, 2016

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Division of Chemistry's (PHYS) Poster Session

Halls D - Pennsylvania Convention Center


PHYS 347. National Science Foundation initiatives for 2017

PHYS 348. National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Chemistry: Programmatic structure and funding opportunities

PHYS 349. National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Chemistry: Broader impacts, broadening participation, education, outreach

PHYS 350. NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program for chemistry and chemical engineering students