Learn how our Canadian chemical sciences community is meeting today’s biggest challenges! With this new series of virtual discussions, the CIC is connecting the Canadian chemistry and chemical engineering community and amplifying the fantastic work that they do to tackle issues, from teaching online in the age of COVID-19 to reflecting a more inclusive society. If you have an idea for a virtual event or webinar, please contact us at CIC ViRTUAL.

Events & Webinars

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Atmospheric Multiphase Chemistry: From the Stratosphere to Climate to Indoor Environments

Jonathan Abbatt
University of Toronto

Past Events & Webinars

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Adding Amines to Alkenes. Fundamental Chemistry for Creating Commercial Opportunity

Laurel Schaffer
The University of British Columbia

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Allosteric Regulation of Protein Kinases

Giuseppe Melacini
McMaster University

Thursday,October 29, 2020, 11:00 AM ET

Presented as part of CCEC 2020 ViRTUAL

Plenary Session

Emerging Leaders in Chemical Engineering

Gisele Azimi, University of Toronto
Noémie-Manuelle Dorval Courchesne, McGill University
Kevin Golovin, University of British Columbia

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 11:00 AM ET

Presented as part of CCEC 2020 ViRTUAL

Plenary Session

Building effective EDI practices: A panel discussion with changemakers

Geneviève Tanguay, NRC
Catherine Mavriplis, University of Ottawa
Denise Pothier, Stantec
Paulette Vincent Ruz, University of Michigan

Tuesday,October 29, 2020, 11:00 AM ET

Presented as part of CCEC 2020 ViRTUAL

Plenary Session

Growth of bioprocessing technologies for clean sustainable energy production

Ajay Dalai, FCIC, University of Saskatchewan
2020 R.S. Jane Award Winner

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 11:00 AM ET

Presented as part of CCEC 2020 ViRTUAL

Plenary Session

The climate emergency: What can we do?

Michel Dumoulin​, NRC

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Education

Paulette Vincent Ruz

Equity as the CENTER of Chemistry Education Research. An Introduction to the REACT Framework

Paulette Vincent-Ruz, Ph.D. University of Michigan

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Education

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Environment

“Saving solvents”

Andrew Dicks, Leanna Smid, and John Russell
University of Toronto

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Professional Development

“SciComm 101”

Ki-Youn Kim
Chemical Institute of Canada

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Health & Safety

“Safety at the bench”

Dana Ménard
University of Windsor

John Trant, MCIC,
University of Windsor

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Materials and Technology

“Self-Driving Labs for Materials Discovery”

Phil De Luna
National Research Council Canada

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Professional Development

“NSERC grant programs”

Talk by NSERC
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, NSERC

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Education

“Taking labs into cyberspace”

Rashmi Venkateswaran
University of Ottawa

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Education

“Learning in the online classroom”

Alison Flynn, MCIC
University of Ottawa

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Part of: 2020 Annual General Meeting of the Members of The Canadian Society for Chemistry

“Creating Successful Chemistry”

Alison Thompson, MCIC
Dalhousie University

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Part of: 2020 Annual General Meeting of the Members of The Chemical Institute of Canada

“Teaching to, and from, the rainbow”

Nola Etkin, MCIC
University of Prince Edward Island

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