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For Symposia Organizers and Chairs:

Guidelines for symposia organizers and chairs (pdf document)

Next Meeting

2022 Fall ACS National Meeting
Location: Chicago, IL
Theme: Sustainability in a Changing World
August 21-25, 2022

Program Team: 

Lead Program Chair: Robert Mathers (
Danniebelle Haase (
Sara Orski (
Levi Moore (

Tentative Symposium Slate:

2022 Mark Scholar Award in Honor of K. Beers,
Oral, Invited, Organizer Eric Lin

2022 Mark Scholar Senior Award in Honor of M. Hillmyer,
Oral, Invited, Organizer Timothy Lodge

2022 Mark Scholar Young Award in Honor of Z. Hudson,
Oral, Invited

ACS Macro Letters/Biomacromolecules/Macromolecules Young Investigator Award,
Oral, (Invited), Organizer: Paulomi Majumder, Jitesh Soares

Circular Economy of Polymers,
Oral & Poster, Contributed, Organizer: Dimitris Collias, Martin James, Yujing Tan

Design of Polymers toward Upcycling,
Oral & Poster, Contributed, Organizer: Julia Kalow, Tomonori Saito, Brent Sumerlin

Dynamic Covalent & Supramolecular Polymer Networks,
Oral, Contributed, Organizer: Piril Ertem, Svetlana Morozova, Ralm Ricarte

Federally Funded Research for Polymer Circularity,
Oral & Poster, Contributed, Organizer: Kathryn Beers, Kate Paretti, Christy Payne

General Topics: New Synthesis & Characterization of Polymers,
Oral & Poster, Contributed, Organizer: Dana Garcia, Ferenc Horkay, Yongfu Li

Green Polymer Chemistry & Sustainability,
Oral & Poster, Contributed, Organizer: H.N. Cheng, Richard Gross

Industrial Innovations in Polymer Science,
Oral, Invited, Organizer: Daniel Abebe, Hayley Brown, Michael Petr

Industrial Polymer Scientist Award in honor of Margaret Sheridan,
Oral, Invited, Organizer Brett Krull, Cristina U. Thomas

Next-generation synthesis and structure for pi-conjugated polymers,
Contributed and Invited, oral only, Nag Gavvalapalli, J. D. Tovar

Polymer Characterization for Sustainability,
(Contributed and Invited) (oral only), Yujing Tan

Virtual Graduate Students Symposium in Asia-Pacific Region on Polymer Chemistry,
Contributed and Invited, oral only, Yanli Feng, Chunxiao Zheng

Next Upcoming Meetings

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2023 Spring ACS National Meeting
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Theme: Crossroads in Chemistry
March 26-30, 2022
Abstract Deadline: 10/17/2022

Program Team:

Lead Program Chair: Danniebelle Haase (

Future Meetings:

San Francisco, CA
August 13-17, 2023

New Orleans, LA
March 17-21, 2024

Denver, CO
August 18-21, 2024

San Diego, CA
March 23-27, 2025

Washington, DC
August 17-21, 2025

Graphical Abstracts from POLY at Previous National ACS Meetings 

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