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Abstract Submission for IUPAC CCCE 2021 opens December 2020

Chemistry at the Frontiers Thematic Program Co-Chairs:
Mark MacLachlan, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Katsuhiro Maeda, Kanazawa University, Japan

Pushing the Frontiers of Accuracy and System Size with New Ideas for Solving the Schroedinger Equation

Paul Ayers, McMaster University, Canada
Tucker Carrington, Queen’s University, Canada

Frontiers in Chemical Understanding and Prediction: New Descriptors and Concepts for Chemical Phenomena

Farnaz Heidar-Zadeh, Queen’s University, Canada
Cherif Matta, Mount St. Vincent University, Canada
Paul Ayers, McMaster University, Canada

Chemistry in Small Volumes

Styliani (Stella) Consta, Western University, Canada 

Hydrophobic Effects and Water-Mediated Self-Assembly

Xiaosong Wang, University of Waterloo, Canada
Ana Celia Vila Verde, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany

Protein-Ligand Interactions: Theory Meets the Experiment

Sergei Noskov, University of Calgary, Canada
Lei Shi, National Institute of Health, USA 

Quantum Computing for Quantum Chemistry

Artur Izmaylov, University of Toronto, Canada
Alán Aspuru-Guzik, University of Toronto, Canada 

Mechanochemistry and Tribochemistry – New Chemistry for the Future

Tomislav Friščić, McGill University, Canada  

Advanced (Bio)Materials Derived from Mesophases

S. Holger Eichhorn, University of Windsor, Canada  

Frontiers in the Chemistry of Nanoscience

Byron Gates, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Pavle Radovanovic, University of Waterloo, Canada 

Transatlantic Quebec/Nouvelle Aquitaine Network in Functional Materials: Focus on Energy and Health Applications

Matteo Duca, Quebec Centre for Advanced Materials (QCAM), Université de Montréal, Canada
Gilles Guichard, Institut Européen de Chimie et Biologie, France
Dongling Ma, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique – Énergie, Matériaux, Télécommunications, Canada
Diego Mantovani, Laboratory for Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Université Laval, Canada
Aline Rougier, Institut de Chimie de la Matière Condensée, France

Organic Electronics – Materials, Processes and Applications

Simon Rondeau-Gagné, University of Windsor, Canada
Tricia B. Carmichael, University of Windsor, Canada 

Polymer-Mediated Supramolecular Assemblies

Alex Adronov, McMaster University, Canada
Jean-Francois Morin, Université Laval, Canada 

From Coordination Polymers to Metal-Organic Frameworks: The Chemistry and Application of Scaffolding Materials

Ashlee Howarth, Concordia University, Canada
Michael Katz, Memorial University, Canad

Emerging Materials Investigators

Michael Serpe, University of Alberta, Canada

Frontiers in Measurement Sciences

Jean-Francois Masson, Université de Montréal, Canada
Christina Bottaro, Memorial University, Canada
Michael Serpe, University of Alberta, Canada

Frontiers in Spectroscopy and Imaging

Russ Algar, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Christa Brosseau, St. Mary’s University, Canada
Pat Kambhampati, McGill University, Canada

Frontiers in Analytical Separations

Karen Waldron, Université de Montréal, Canada
Kingsley Donkor, Thompson Rivers University, Canada

Frontiers in Mass Spectrometry

Dajana Vuckovic, Concordia University, Canada
Anas El-Aneed, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Celebrating the Life of Suning Wang

Barry Blight, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Zachary Hudson, The University of British Columbia, Canada

Solid-state NMR Symposium in Honour of Roderick E. Wasylishen

Scott Kroeker, University of Manitoba, Canada
David Bryce, University of Ottawa, Canada

Ligand Design for High-Efficiency Catalysts

Johanna Blacquiere, Western University, Canada

Site-Selective Catalysis

Mark Taylor, University of Toronto, Canada

Behold the Main Group, in all its Glory!

Eric Rivard, University of Alberta, Canada

Innovative Methodologies and Strategies in Total Synthesis of Natural Products

Sylvain Canesi, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada
Louis Barriault, University of Ottawa, Canada

Emerging Tools and Methodologies in Organic Chemistry

David Leitch, University of Victoria, Canada
John Naber, Merck, USA

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