On 3, 4 and 5 December, the 6th edition of CHAINS will take place at Veldhoven. During this event, more than 1,500 chemists from science and industry come togehter.

The program entails presentations by plenary speakers, among which are Jason Chin (University of Cambridge), Paula Hammond (MIT), Pieternel Levelt (KNMI, TU Delft), Kevin Plaxco (UC Santa Barbara) and Bert Weckhuysen (Utrecht University). Furthermore, young researchers will have the opportunity to present their research in parallel sessions and several focus and poster sessions, which will be interspersed with keynote lectures and plenary speakers.

Outline Programme

  • 3 December: the programme's main focus will be ‘Chemistry of Life’
  • 4 December: this day covers sessions from ‘Chemistry of Life’, ‘Chemistry of Materials’ to ‘Chemical Conversion’ as well as activities of interest to all chemists
  • 5 December: the programme will focus on ‘Chemistry of Materials’ and ‘Chemical Conversion’ 

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