George Whitesides, Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor (Harvard University), a world renowned scientist and advocate for chemistry as a solution to global health and energy needs will give a technical lecture "Reinventing Chemistry" and lead a panel discussion "Solving Problems or Satisfying Curiousity." A student poster session is part of the days events.
10 a.m. Lecture, "Reinventing Chemistry" —Auditorium
2 p.m. Student Poster Session —Ballroom
3 p.m. Panel Discussion, "Solving Problems or Satisfying Curiosity?" —Auditorium
This event is sponsored by the IIT College of Science and Letters; Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Chemistry Division. Visit the 2011 Kilpatrick Lecture IYOC activity page for more information.