2013 CCR Annual Meeting | AIChE

2013 CCR Annual Meeting

Sunday, May 19, 2013, 9:00am EDT to Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 5:00pm EDT
In-Person / Local
United States

Advancing Innovation: Breaking Boundaries, New Frontiers

May 19-21, 2013. Renaissance Arlington Capital View, Arlington, VA


  • Dow University Safety Program
    Introduction: Pankaj Gupta / Lori Seiler (Dow)
    Moderator: Jylian Kemsley (C&E News)
    Panelists:  Kate McGarry (University of Minnesota), Andrew Zydney (Pennsylvania State University), Michael Hickner (Pennsylvania State University), Alex Moretto (University of California-Santa Barbara)
  • Fostering a Climate for Innovation
    Steven Zeisler, Zeisler Associates
  • Introduction: Integrated science: Merging scientific disciplines to address global challenges
    Doug Muzyka (DuPont)
  • Advancing Innovation in Industry: Emerging Opportunities / New Challenges
    Moderator:  Maureen Rouhi (C&E News)
    Panelists: David Bem (Dow), Steven C. Freilich (DuPont), Eric Amis (UTRC)
  • Frontiers of Chemical Research - “Organic and Carbon Nano-materials for Electronic Devices”
    Professor Zhenan Bao (Stanford University)
  • Innovation and Scientific Societies
    Moderator: Kate Kirby (APS)
    Panelists: Phil Westmoreland (AIChE), Tom Barton (ACS), Todd Osman (MRS)
  • Introduction - “Supporting Innovation”
    Cyrus Wadia (OSTP)
  • Innovation: The Relationship between Science Policy and Business
    Moderator:   Edward Derrick (AAAS)
    Panelist:  Cyrus Wadia, (OSTP), Michael Casassa (DOE), David Goldston, Celeste Rohlfing (MPS), Ann Zulkosky (Subcommittee on Science & Space, Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation - Senate), Marcy E. Gallo (Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation, Committee on Science, Space & Technology - House)    
  • Frontiers of Chemical Research “Harnessing the synthetic power of biology to build microbial chemical factories”
    Speaker: Kristala Prather (MIT)
  • CCR Business Meeting (Paul Mendez, CCR)
  • Analyzing Investment in Chemical Research - Introduction
    Seth Snyder (President, CCR)
  • Analyzing Investment in Chemical Research - Chemicals Innovation: An Investment for the Ages
    Chris Musso (McKinsey)
  • Frontiers of Chemical Research - "Natural Products: Divine Inspiration form Chemistry"
    Scott Snyder (Columbia University)
  • Emerging Challenges in the Academy: Training and Research
    Moderator:   Mary Galvin (NSF)
    Panelists: Vicki Colvin (Rice University), Richard McCullough (Harvard University), Jeff Roberts (Purdue University), Matt Tirrell (University of Chicago)
  • Introduction - University Partnerships at Dow
    David Bem (Dow)
  • The Successful University-Industry Partnership
    Moderator:   Terry Lomax (NC State University)
    Panelists:    Susan Jenkins (BP Energy Biosciences Institute), Tony Boccanfuso (UIDP), David Bem (Dow), Chris Macosko (IPrime U Minnesota), Stewart Witzeman (Eastman Innovation Center)

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