1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
Keynote Session: Sustainable Chemistry and Its Challenges
Franziska Hegner (Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), Spain) and Christopher McCallum (Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom)
3:15 pm - 3:50 pm
Philip Jessop (Queen's University, Canada) "Identifying the Greenest Solution to a Problem"
3:50 pm - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cathy Tway (The Dow Chemical Company, USA) and Allison Robinson (National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA)
5:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Matilde Valeria Solmi (ITMC, RWTH Aachen University / C2P2, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Germany) "Catalytic Synthesis of Carboxylic Acids from Oxygenated Substrates Using CO
2 and H 2"
5:45 pm - 5:50 pm
5:50 pm - 6:05 pm
Wan-Yi Chu (University of Pennsylvania, USA) "Tandem Catalysis Using a Stable Homogeneous System for CO
2 Hydrogenation to MeOH"
6:05 pm - 6:10 pm
6:10 pm - 6:25 pm
Manuel Ortuno (Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), Spain) "Modeling Metal-Ligand Interfaces for Enhanced Selectivity in Decarbonylation of Fatty Acids"
6:25 pm - 6:30 pm
6:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Louis Monsigny (French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), France) "Depolymerization of Waste Plastics and Wood Lignins to Valuable Chemicals Using a Hydrosilylation Strategy"
6:45 pm - 6:50 pm
6:50 pm - 7:05 pm
Diana García Pérez (Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry (ICP), CSIC, Spain) "Influence of Mesostructuring and Aluminum Incorporation
In Silica Support for Green Diesel Synthesis by Hydrotreatment Using Molybdenum Phosphide Catalysts"
7:05 pm - 7:10 pm
7:10 pm - 7:25 pm
Ignacio Funes-Ardoiz (Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), Spain) "Computational Insight into the Single Electron Transfer-Water Nucleophilic Attack Mechanism in Copper Based Water Oxidation Catalysis"
7:25 pm - 7:30 pm
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Green Processes and Materials
Valeriia Maslova (University of Bologna, Italy) and Victor Mougel (CNRS / Collège de France, France)
9:00 am - 9:15 am
Ulisse Montanari (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom) "Novel Polymer from Terpenes"
9:15 am - 9:20 am
9:20 am - 9:35 am
Susann Triemer (Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Germany) "Utilization of Chlorophyll in Crude Plant Extract as Highly Active Reagent in Artemisinin Synthesis"
9:35 am - 9:40 am
9:40 am - 9:55 am
Tommaso Tabanelli (University of Bologna, Italy) "New Synthetic Strategies for an Efficient Production of Organic Carbonates and Related Innovative Applications"
9:55 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Fabien Hammerer (McGill University, Canada) "Solvent-Free Enzymatic Activity: A High Yielding Approach to Cellulose Digestion"
10:15 am - 10:20 am
10:20 am - 10:35 am
Amanda Lounsbury (Yale University, USA) "Mechanistic Understanding of Nano-Hematite (n-Fe
2O 3) Inherent Property Impact on Toxicity and Adsorption for Sustainable Water"
10:35 am - 10:40 am
10:40 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: Career Panel
In this session a career panel will take place with individuals featuring diverse backgrounds sharing their professional itineraries and their thoughts about their roles, as green chemists, in society.
Clement Camp (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 / CNRS, France) and Tapish Saboo (University of Lyon, France)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Green Chemistry and Its Relevance to Society: Itineraries, Actors and Perspectives
Steve Howdle (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Katie Lim (Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom)
Victor Mougel (CNRS / Collège de France, France)
Cathy Tway (The Dow Chemical Company, USA)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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