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Apr
20
Sat
2019
John Muir Birthday – Earth Week Celebration @ John Muir National Historic Site
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Week with the

California Section, ACS

Have fun with the Chemistry of PAPER. Join us for fun demonstrations and free hands-on activities for the whole family.

Take home cool CCEW souvenirs and the Celebrating Chemistry brochure (in English or Spanish) with instructions for more activities to do at home.

The John Muir Birthday Celebration opens with a parade and a dramatic presentation on the life of naturalist John Muir and continues throughout the day with a festival featuring over 50 exhibitors that showcase community organizations and conservation groups dedicated to preserving the environment.

Download the event flier

Visit the John Muir Association web site for more information.

Apr
25
Thu
2019
Chemistry & AI @ 44 Montgomery WeWork
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Event is FULL – taking wait-list registrations only

Discussion on Bay Area research…Come join us to learn more about the future of chemistry and artificial intelligence. Our panelists will discuss current research on using A.I. to help develop the future of medicine, small molecule discovery, quantum computing, and opportunities for collaboration. First event out of a series of events on this topic!

Confirmed speakers:

Eric Martin – Director of Computational Chemistry at Novartis

Gavin Jones – Research Staff at IBM

Michael Keiser – Assistant Professor at UCSF

 

6pm Network & Refreshments

6:30pm Introduction, Panel, and Q&A

7:45pm Concluding Remarks

7:50pm Network & Refreshments

 

Although this is a free event, space is limited so please RSVP: office@calacs.org

 

ACS – Chem and AI event flyer – 2019-03-04

Apr
27
Sat
2019
 “Snakebite in Rural Tropical Regions of Developing Countries and Potential Novel Therapies” @ USDA
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

WCC Meeting – Sat., April 27, 2019, all are invited

Topic“Snakebite in Rural Tropical Regions of Developing Countries and Potential Novel Therapies”, Speaker: Dr. Claire Komives

Time: 10:30-11:00 am Snacks & Coffee, 11:00 am Discussion & Lunch

Cost: $15.00 ($7.00 for students and unemployed).

Location: USDA 800 Buchanan Street, Albany.

For reservations to the WCC meeting, please contact the Cal. Section office at office@calacs.org or (510) 351-9922

May
7
Tue
2019
GOLDEN GATE POLYMER FORUM- MICROSCOPY SHORT COURSE @ Michaels at Shoreline
May 7 @ 10:00 am – May 8 @ 4:30 pm

GOLDEN GATE POLYMER FORUM- SHORT COURSE- MAY 7 & 8, 2019- Early registration ends Monday, April 8th, 2019

 

The Golden Gate Polymer Forum (GGPF) of the San Francisco Bay Area announces a two-day short course:  an overview/survey on Microscopy of Polymers, with application examples in medical devices and pharmaceuticals, presented by Dr. Steven Goodman, an expert in the field.  The short course will  be May 7 and 8, 2019, in Mountain View, CA.   Attendees will gain an understanding of the basic principles of a diverse range of microscopy techniques and materials with case studies where a variety of microscopy instruments and characterization techniques were utilized to solve real problems in R&D, quality assessment and control, and patent litigation.  Materials that will be addressed include polyurethanes, block copolymers, hydrogels, polyethylenes, fluoropolymers, and polymer-like materials including pyrolytic carbon and biologicals. This course will benefit engineers and scientists, especially those working with biomedical devices and pharmaceuticals, who wish to understand the broad range of imaging instruments that can be applied to polymer characterization.  Full course details and registration information can be found on the web page, www.GGPF.org.  Please note that discounted advance registration ends April 8, and final registration ends April 22.

May
18
Sat
2019
Annual Awards Lunch: 50, 60 & 70 Year Members, Walter Petersen Award, Lloyd Ryland High School Teacher and P3 Award @ Scott's Seafood Restaurant
May 18 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Jun
1
Sat
2019
“Health of Coral Reefs”, Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Albright @ Chevron. Energy and Technology Center, Building 10, Auditorium. 100 Chevron Way, Richmond CA
Jun 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

WCC Meeting – Sat., June 1st, 2019, all are invited

Topic: “Health of Coral Reefs”, Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Albright06-01-2019 WCC flyer-Health of Coral Reefs

Time: 10:30-11:00 am Snacks & Coffee, 11:00 am Discussion & Lunch

Cost: $15.00 ($7.00 for students and unemployed).

Location: Chevron. Energy and Technology Center, Building 10, Auditorium. 100 Chevron Way, Richmond CA

Jun
13
Thu
2019
June 13 Science Cafe – Building New Elements Beyond the Periodic Table @ Cafe Leila
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Building New Elements Beyond the Periodic Table

with Dr. Jacklyn Gates

Thursday June 13, 2019

Doors at 6:00 PM, Talk at 7:00 PM

Cafe Leila, 1724 San Pablo Ave. Berkeley, CA
Space is limited!
Audience will be admitted until the venue reaches capacity.
Oct
26
Sat
2019
North Bay Science Discovery Day in Santa Rosa @ Sonoma County Fair Grounds
Oct 26 all-day

Timings

09:00 AM-06:00 PM (expected)
* not verified

Entry Fees

Not available*
* Check Official Website

Participants

upto 1000 Visitors
20 – 100 ExhibitorsEstimated Count

Category & Type

 Trade Show
 Science & Research
 Education & Training

Editions

26 Oct 2019  Interested
27 Oct 2018

FrequencyAnnual

Official Links

Website Contacts

Oct
27
Sun
2019
East Bay Mini Maker Faire – 10th Anniversary! @ Park Day School
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
East Bay Maker Faire @EBMakerFaire

Early Bird Deal! 9 Years running this is the best bang for your buck on an balmy Sunday in October: The East Bay Mini Maker Faire! Tickets $19 adults/$15 kids online until Saturday night. At the door $23/$18.
Event info: http://bit.ly/2J6LHG5 
Tickets: http://bit.ly/2zWkOS8 

 

Nov
8
Fri
2019
Bay Area Chemistry Symposium @ Merck Auditorium
Nov 8 all-day