Back to The 12th Annual Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference (June 24-26, 2008)

Program-at-a-Glance


Technical Program

MONDAY
June 23
TUESDAY
June 24
WEDNESDAY
June 25
THURSDAY
June 26
AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM
Submit abstract Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Green Chemistry & Engineering Student Education Workshop
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 
Lunch
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 
Continental Breakfast
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Exhibition
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Welcome Remarks
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Keynote Address: Skip Volante "Green Challenges and Accomplishments in the Pharmaceutical Industry"
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Tea and Coffee Break
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Analytical Methods and Technologies
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Bio-Based Materials: Session I
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Federal Metrics and Policy
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction and Trading In North America: How Can the Chemical Sector Engage?
10:30 AM - 12:10 PM 
Lunch Break (on your own)
12:10 PM - 1:30 PM
Bio-Based Materials: Session II
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Ionic Liquids
1:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Methodologies for Assessment and Sustainability
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Synthetic Methods
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Alternative Solvents
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Ceremony*
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 
Continental Breakfast
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM
Exhibition
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Opening Session: Perspectives from Winners of the 2008 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Keynote Address: Theo Colborn, "The Male Predicament"
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Tea and Coffee Break
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Bio-Based Materials: Session III
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Industrial Process Design
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Session I: Education and Outreach
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
Luncheon and Guest Speaker: Bill Banholzer, What Can Chemists and Chemical Engineers Do about Greenhouse Gases?
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Poster Session (Bio)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poster Session (Env)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poster Session (Process Design)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poster Session (Solvents)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Poster Session (Synthetic Processes)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Session II: Education and Outreach Poster Session
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Applications and Tools for Environmental Decision Making
2:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Catalysis: Session I
2:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Natural Capitalism
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
Synthetic Processes
2:00 PM - 3:40 PM
KeLa Energy Clean Coal Technology
2:40 PM - 3:40 PM
Fine Chemical Process Design
3:40 PM - 5:40 PM
Reception
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Banquet with Speaker Jonathan Lash,
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM 
Continental Breakfast
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Registration
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Opening Remarks
8:00 AM - 8:05 AM
Keynote Address: Steven Chu, "The Energy Problem and What We Can Do About It"
8:05 AM - 9:00 AM
Tea and Coffee Break
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Catalysis: Session II
9:30 AM - 12:10 PM
New Materials: Session I
9:30 AM - 12:10 PM
Session III: Education and Outreach
9:30 AM - 12:10 PM 
Lunch Break (on your own)
12:10 PM - 1:30 PM
Catalysis: Session III
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
New Materials: Session II
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Session IV: Education and Outreach
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Tea and Coffee Break
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Closing Session
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM