2020 Program

The 2020 Symposium will be a wholly virtual event. Registration is open!

The 42nd Annual Princeton ACS Fall Organic Chemistry Symposium

Friday, October 23rd, 2020

10:00–10:15 a.m. Opening Remarks

Nikki Goodwin and Justin Cisar

10:15-11:15 a.m. Catalytic Carbonyl-Olefin Metathesis
Professor Corinna Schindler (University of Michigan)

Introduction and Q&A with Janelle Steves

11:15–12:15 a.m. Translating RNA Sequences Into Lead Small Molecule Medicines
Professor Matthew Disney (The Scripps Research Institute)

Introduction and Q&A with Matt Moschitto

12:15 am – 12:45 p.m. Extended Discussion with Corinna and Matt

12:45–1:30 p.m. Break

1:30–2:30 pm Engineering Innovative Medicines
Dr. Margaret Chu-Moyer (Amgen)

Introduction and Q&A with Nikki Goodwin

2:30–3:30 p.m. Synthesis For All
Professor Martin Burke (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)

Introduction and Q&A with Spencer Knapp

3:30–4:00 p.m. Extended Discussion with Margaret and Marty

4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

Nikki Goodwin and Justin Cisar

4:10 p.m. End

Speaker biographies can be found here