2021 Keynote Speakers
Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability
The Dow Chemical Company
Monday, June 14
Gregg Beckham, Ph.D.
Senior Research Fellow & Group Leader
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Keynote: “The critical role of economic and environmental analysis to guide research in lignin valorization and plastics upcycling”
Tuesday, June 15
B. Frank Gupton, Ph.D.
Professor & Floyd D. Gottwald Junior Chair
in Pharmaceutical Engineering
Department of Chemical & Life Science Engineering
Virginia Commonwealth University
Keynote: “Searching for Greenness in a Post-Pandemic World”
Thursday, June 17
Amy Prieto, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Chemistry
Colorado State University;
CTO of Prieto Battery
Friday, June 18
2021 Lectureship Award Speakers
The 2021 Lectureship Award speakers will present their keynotes on Wednesday, June 16.
Jun Huang, Ph.D.
Professor, SOAR Fellowship
School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Director of the Laboratory for Catalysis Engineering
The University of Sydney
Jeremy Luterbacher, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Sustainable & Catlytic Processing
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL)
Meagan Mauter, Ph.D.
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Keynote: Desalination for a Circular Water Economy