225 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06520
New England Green Chemistry Symposium
Sponsored by Pfizer
Saturday, November 16, 2013, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Hosted by Yale Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering
Kroon Hall, Burke Auditorium (3rd floor)
195 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06511
A map and directions for driving or mass transit can be found here.
In addition to on-street parking, many of the Yale lots will be open to the public on Saturday.
8:30 Registration and coffee
9:00 Welcome and opening remarks – Paul Anastas (Yale University, Teresa and H. John Heinz III Professor in the Practice of Chemistry for the Environment)
9:15 Green Chemistry and sustainability at Pfizer
9:45 Green Chemistry tools and resources: Pfizer’s solvent and reagent guides and footprinting methods
10:45 Guest speaker – Chao-Jun Li (McGill University, Professor, E.B. Eddy Chair, Tier I Canada Research Chair in Green/Organic Chemistry)
11:30 Pfizer case study
12:00 Working lunch; breakout sessions and reportbacks
1:30 Guest speaker – Robert Crabtree (Yale University, Whitehead Professor of Chemistry)
2:00 Guest speaker – Patrick Holland (Yale University, Professor of Chemistry)
2:45 Guest speaker – John Warner (President and Chief Technology Officer, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry)
3:15 Q&A with guest speakers; survey distribution; closing remarks – Paul Anastas
Free and open to the public!