International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Back To The Future Celebratory Luncheon

Activity by Edward Werner Cook   |   added on May 30, 2011   |   United States Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): The Chemists' Club, New York Section American Chemical Society

Celebrating the centenary of the opening of the original Chemists’ Club building in 1911 Home to numerous international organizations; Meeting place for others:– And looking into the future with the wisdom of a century’s experience. Brief history of club and electrochemistry and present challenges in battery chemistry.

The Chemists' Club Building which opened in 1911 in New York City was home to numerous international chemistry societies and meeting venue for others: American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Sales Association of Chemical Industry, local sections of American Chemical Society, Society of Chemical Industry, American Electrochemical Society, Verein Deutscher Chemiker, Société de Chimie Industrielle, Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates, International Congress of Applied Chemistry, American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Meetings of Society of Chemical Industry (London).


Luncheon is 7th June at Penn Club, 30 West 44th Street, NYC 10036, starting with 11:30 reception. Admission and Lunch is $65 which can be completed online at

Speakers are Edward Werner Cook on historic opening of Club building, Michael Lew (Needham) and Robert L. Kanode (Valance) on the challenges of battery technology in this wireless age.

Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, women chemists, graduate students
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