26th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference

Registration is Open

Join us in person or online

The 26th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference will be a hybrid meeting held in-person in Reston, Virginia and streamed online for virtual participants. Per the GC&E Attendee Health & Safety Guidelines, everyone registering for the in person GC&E Conference will need to provide proof of vaccination.

Join us in person for the best networking experience, and to take part in conference workshops and activities. If you can’t travel, virtual access will allow you to participate in the robust technical program and our pre-conference online networking event and poster session

Register for Virtual Access if you wish to attend online. Please note that it may take up to 10 minutes to receive access to the conference platform if registering day-of.

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As an ACS member with the Premium Package, you receive a significant discount on the GC&E Conference, as well as access to many more benefits. Become a member before you register for the meeting to receive the discount.

In Person + Virtual Access

Early Registration: March 15 – April 30
Full $449
One Day $199
Student    $99

Registration Discount for ACS Members (Premium Package)
Full $359
One Day $179
Student    $29

In Person + Virtual Access

Regular Registration: May 1 – June 8
Full $659
One Day $369
Student $199

Registration Discount for ACS Members (Premium Package)
Full $399
One Day $199
Student    $49
Virtual Registration

Virtual Registration

March 15 – June 8
Full $209
Student    $99

Registration Discount for ACS Members (Premium Package)
Full $79
Student $19

Additional Registration Categories

Special Registration Types Price
50-year ACS Member
Has been an ACS member for 50 or more years (Premium Package)
Guest at In-Person Event
(e.g., a family member not affiliated with the chemical enterprise; guests have access to meals and receptions)
Faculty Group Discount
Bring five students and get a free faculty conference registration. Must register as a group. All registrations must be in-person, or virtual, but not a mix. Please email gceconferences@acs.org to request the faculty group registration form. You cannot register for this online.
Other Categories ACS Member
(Premium Package)
Non-ACS Member
Unemployed, In-Person Access $0 $79
Unemployed, Virtual Access $0 $49
Emeritus or Retired, In-Person Access $0 $79
Emeritus or Retired, Virtual Access $0 $49

Attendee Health & Safety

Safety is a core priority at the American Chemical Society. In order to promote the welfare of all conference attendees, all participants must:

  • Be fully vaccinated
  • Mask wearing is recommended
  • Follow all Conference safety policies
Please read the GC&E Health and Safety Guidelines.

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Key Dates

  • March 15, 2022: Early Registration & Housing Open
  • April 30, 2022: Early Registration Closes
  • May 1, 2022: General Registration Opens
  • May 14, 2022: Housing Deadline
  • June 6-8, 2022: Conference

What is Included In-Person & Online?




GC&E Fridays

Kick off the conference with GC&E Fridays—select technical sessions presented in advance of the conference via Zoom.

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ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering  Lectureship Keynote

The Lectureship winners will each present their research and respond to questions submitted via chat.

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Virtual Networking Event

Time to connect with all conference participants

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GC&E Student Workshop

This full-day free workshop on June 5 will be held in Reston, Virginia for in students attending GC&E in person.

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  • Watch live online and ask questions via chat
Networking Coffee Breaks

Time to connect with all conference participants

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Technical Sessions

At least 50% of the speakers will be presenting from the conference venue, while others will present remotely.

  • In-person attendees will see a mix of in-person speakers with some virtual presentations. Both in-person and virtual presenters will participate in Q&A.
  • Online viewers will see the full live-streamed session and be able to ask questions in chat.
GC&E Expo

Time to connect with all conference participants

  • Interact with exhibitors in person and pick up your green chemistry swag!
  • View exhibitor listing in the digital platform
Communication Workshop

Learn how to communicate your science more effectively in this 2-hour interactive workshop.

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Welcome Reception

Network with conference attendees while enjoying food and beverage.

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G&CE Poster Session & Reception and Product Showcase checkmark N/A
ACS GCI Industrial Roundtable Poster Reception

Invitation-only event.

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