CHALMonday, August 17, 2009

9:00 AM-11:35 AM Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 156, Oral
Patents and Innovation for a Diverse Chemistry Community
Organizer, Presiding:Justin J. Hasford
9:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
9:05 AMIntroduction to patent law for a diverse chemical community
Justin J Hasford
9:35 AMThe US debt to its diversity inventors
Howard M. Peters, Sally B. Peters
10:05 AMInnovation, differentiation, and diversity as drivers for the chemistry enterprise
William F. Carroll Jr.
10:35 AMInnovative ways to encourage diversity through mentoring
Marc McKithen
11:05 AMDiscussion

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009