NOBCChE Conference Agenda

Below is a draft agenda of this year's conference.  As more details are confirmed we will post updates.

Please note, all times listed are Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Thursday, September 1, 2020

9:00 AM                              Virtual Exhibit Hall Opens

 

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

11:00 AM  12:00 PM         COVID-19 Panel Discussion with live Q&A following

 

Thursday, September 17, 2020

9:00 AM       Posters available to view on website
11:00 AM  –  12:30 PM   The AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship (STPF):  
  Perspectives on Impact from Chemistry Alumni

 

Thursday, September 24, 2020

9:00 AM  –  10:00 AM     Professional Development Session:  AAAS Professional  

    Development Opportunities

9:00 AM  –  12:00 AM     DuPont GOLD Seminar
10:00 AM  –  10:45 AM     Coffee Break – “Speed Date” Video Chat Networking Rooms
11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM     Master Scientist Series Kick Off: Winifred Burkes-Houck Lecture
12:00 PM  –  1:00 PM     Break
1:00 PM  –  3:30 PM     Professional Development Session:  ACS:  Acing the Interview
1:00 PM  –  3:00 PM     DuPont GOLD Seminar (continued)
3:30 PM  –  4:30 PM     Conversations with the National Science Foundation
4:00 PM  –  6:00 PM     Poster Judging - judges talk with presenters individually
4:00 PM    

    Student Programs Best Practices Sessions Released

     - Crash Course in Interviewing and Negotiating
     - Choosing Your Research Home
     - Discussing the Importance of Experience! - Exploration Without 
       Commitment
5:00 PM  –  7:00 PM     Networking Sessions

 

 

Friday, September 25, 2020

9:00 AM    10:00 AM     Master Scientist Series:  Percy Julian Lecture 
10:00 AM   2:00 PM

    Virtual Career Fair and Academic Expo

     To Include:

    • Day of On Demand Live Video Chat with exhibitors
    • Live Sponsor interviews by invitation and appointment
2:00 PM   3:00 PM      Student Programs Session:  Applying for Gilman and Fulbright 

     Fellowships

3:00 PM   4:00 PM      Professional Development Session:  Imposter Syndrome, Wellness,    
     and Work Productivity
3:00 PM   4:30 PM      Student Programs Session:  ACS Workshop: Networking
4:00 PM          NOBCChE Award Winners Announced
4:00 PM   6:00 PM      Networking Sessions