CHEDSunday, August 19, 2007

1:30 PM-4:20 PM Seaport -- Flagship Room, Oral
Finding Your Catalyst: Lowering the Barrier From Graduate School to Industry
Career Perspectives and Insights into Life after Graduate School
Organizer:Amanda Lee
Presiding:Melanie Wyche
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMAcademic vs. industrial research in my career
Richard R. Schrock
2:00 PMCareer evolution from academia to industry
Alan D Palkowitz
2:25 PMLife after graduate school: Working at a national laboratory
Eric S. Peterson
2:50 PMIntermission
3:00 PMMaking the transition: How to go from a scientist to the Patent Office
Sandra P. Thompson
3:25 PMThe blending of research and teaching with entrepreneurship: The launching of Liquidia Technologies by graduate students
Joseph M. DeSimone
3:50 PMThings you should know before starting your career in industry
Valerie J. Kuck
4:15 PMConcluding Remarks

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The 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007