Fun Run/Walk – 6 a.m. Wednesday, June 20th
Lace up your running shoes and join fellow green chemistry enthusiasts for a morning run (or walk) along the banks of the Willamette River that runs through downtown Portland. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet new chemistry enthusiasts while taking in the morning beauty of this popular waterfront running loop.
Green Chemistry on Tap Pub Crawl – 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 20th
Top off the conference by joining old friends and new GC&E acquaintances in a pub crawl through “The Craft Brew Capital of the World. Expert-led groups organized around different areas of interest within green chemistry and engineering make this event a great way to meet new people and expand your network in a comfortable, fun environment.
Built-in Networking – Daily
Networking is an important component of the GC&E Conference. Many attendees have noted that the conference is the perfect size to make new connections with a diverse group of people all focused on sustainable chemistry solutions. Take advantage of the daily breakfasts and twice-daily networking breaks to further you personal, professional and organizational goals. We also encourage attendees to visit the GC&E Expo during networking breaks.
Opening Night Welcome Reception – 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 18th
Tap into the green chemistry community at the elegant and cheerful opening night reception. Enjoy food and beverages while reconnecting with old friends and colleagues and getting to know new faces.
Career Consultants – Tuesday
Looking for your first job? Making a career transition? Creating a new resume or honing your interviewing skills? ACS Career Consultants will be onsite to offer personalized consulting to help you succeed, wherever you may be in your career. Registration will be available for a 30-minute appointment with a Career Consultant onsite. Once you’ve registered, you will be matched with a consultant where he/she will answer all of your questions about resume preparation, job search strategies, interviewing techniques, career transitions, salary negotiation techniques and more!