Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Division Representative

Elizabeth Gillies, The University of Western Ontario

Symposia and Organizers: 

Advances in Metal-Catalyzed Polymerization Techniques

Organizer:
Zhibin Ye, Concordia University

Invited Speakers:

Green Approaches for pi-Electron Functional Materials

Organizers:
Dmitry Perepichka, McGill University
Will Skene, Université de Montréal

Invited Speakers:

Innovative Concepts in Organic Materials – Building Blocks, Self-Assembly, and Nanostructures - joint with MT, OR

Organizers:
Alex Adronov, McMaster University
Thomas Baumgartner, York University

Invited Speakers:
Matthew Francis, UC Berkeley, USA – (40 minute lecture)
Frieder Jäkle, Rutgers University, USA – (40 minute lecture)
Jean-François Nierengarten, Université de Strasbourg, France – (40 minute lecture)
Suning Wang, Queen’s University – (40 minute lecture)

Tricia Carmichael, University of Windsor 
Julian Chan, University of Ottawa 
Zachary Hudson, University of British Columbia 

Materials for Flexible and Printed Electronics - joint with MT, OR

Organizers:
Tricia CarmichaelUniversity of Windsor
Simon Rondeau-Gagne, University of Windsor 

Invited Speakers:

Polymeric Coatings

Organizer:
Guojun Liu, Queens University

Invited Speakers:

Polymers for Biomedical Applications - joint with BM

Organizers:
Elizabeth Gillies, The University of Western Ontario
Frank Gu, University of Waterloo

Invited Speakers:

Progress In Polysaccharide Characterization and Chemical Modification  - joint with BM

Organizer:
Jean DuhamelUniversity of Waterloo

Invited Speakers:

Stimuli-Responsive Polymers

Organizers:
Suzanne GiassonUniversité de Montréal
Will Skene, Université de Montréal

Invited Speakers:

Symposium in Honor of Robert Prud'homme

Organizers:
Christian PellerinUniversité de Montréal
Yue Zhao, Université de Sherbrooke

Invited Speakers:

Poster Session

Organizer:
Elizabeth Gillies, The University of Western Ontario