NERM 2012 American Chemical Society 38th Northeast Regional Meeting

September 30 - October 3 2012, Rochester, NY
Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside

            100 Years of Creating a Better Future through Chemistry



Punch and Cookies (starting 12:00 pm)

Punch and Cookies will be available in the Radisson Lobby at 12 pm on Sunday, September 30, 2012 for all NERM attendees.

Welcome Reception (5-7 pm)

Join us at the Riverview Lounge on the second floor for appetizers and drinks starting at 5 PM on September 30, 2012.  2 free drinks provided to all registrants. 

Presidential Event (ACS and CSC)

On Monday, October 1, 2012, The Presidential Event will take place from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Boxed lunches will be provided.  A ticket is needed to attend this event.  There is no charge for this event.   Attendance is limited so register early to ensure a spot.

Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, President of ACS, and Cathleen Crudden, President of CSC, will participate along with other guests in a round table discussion.  Topic to be announced. 

Professor Richard Hartmann, Nazareth College, will serve as moderator.

To register for NERM 2012 and the Presidential Event, please click here.

The Awards Program Dinner

On Monday evening, October 1, 2012, the Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society will honor members with 50 and 60 years of membership. Regional and Local  Awards  will also be recognized. Our guest speaker will be Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and President of ACS.  Reservations are required at the time of registration.

Dinner selections are Chicken French,Vegetable Lasagna or Tilapia Florentine.  The cost is $35.

Cash bar starts at 5:30 pm

Dinner and Awards end at 9:30 pm

To register for NERM2012 and the Awards Dinner, please click here.

To register for the Awards Dinner only, please click here.

Agilent Technologies Lunch Seminar

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 11:45 am to 1:15 pm. 

Boxed lunches will be provided at a cost of $5.00.  Reservations are required.  Space is limited so sign up early.

Doug Postl, LCMS Product Specialist for Agilent Technologies, will present "Software For Pathway Focused Multi-Omics Analysis".  Agilent Technologies have developed data analysis tools and workflows to facilitate the analysis of metabolomics, genomics and proteomics data in a new Integrated Biology software. We expect these tools and workflows will lead to a better understanding of the biological system under study.

For more information, 

To register for NERM 2012 and Agilent technologies Lunch Seminar, please click here

100 Year Anniversary Ice Cream Social

On Tuesday, October 2, 2012, we will celebrate the 100 year anniversary for Rochester, New Haven and Maine sections.  

We will celebrate this event from 3:00-3:30 pm with ice cream and cupcakes.  There is no charge for this event. 

Harrison Howe Banquet

The Harrison Howe Banquet will take place on Tuesday, October 2 starting at 5;30 pm  in the Riverview Ballroom.  Our 2012 Harrison Howe Winner, Professor Xiaoliang Sunney Xie (Mallinckrodt Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University) will speak following dinner.  Reservations are required at the time of registration.

Dinner selections are Chicken Rochester, Prime Rib of Beef, or Vegetable Wellington.  The cost is $40.

Cash bar starts at 5:30 pm

Dinner starts at 6:00 pm

The award presentation and lecture starts at 7:30 pm.  Professor Xie will present "Life at the Single Molecule Level".  There is no charge for attending the lecture.

Harrison Howe Dessert Reception and Graduate Student Poster Session follow the lecture.  There is not charge for the reception.

To register for NERM 2012 and the Harrison Howe Banquet, please click here.

To register for the Harrison Howe Banquet only, please click here.

Breakfast with Northeast Regional Director

Meet your director on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 7:30 AM for continental breakfast. There is no charge for this event.