Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Industrial Chemistry
Monday PM
ICP
Hall C
Poster Session
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
Nanofiber Coating of PVDF Nanocomposite Membrane for Performance Improvement in Desalination by Membrane Distillation Efome JE, *Rana D, $Matsuura T, Lan CQ
17:40
A New Process for the Production of Bio-jet Fuel Precursors from Common Carbohydrate Sources, Using CO2 as a Green Catalyst Sanger M, $*Lee R, Jessop P, Champagne P
17:40
Enzymatic Treatment of Thiazole Derivatives with Soybean Peroxidase (SBP) $Mashhadi N, *Taylor KE, Biswas N
17:40
Influence of Lignite Fly Ash on the Degradation of Alkanolamine Solutions Used in Post-combustion Carbon Capture Rothwell JR, Giannaris S, $*Murphy RS
17:40
Application of a Read-across Approach to Address Data Gaps in Human Health Screening Level Risk Assessments and the Chemicals Management Plan Cebrowski PH, Kulkarni S, Gagné M
17:40
Chemical Composition and Upgrading Technology of Heavy Oil $Lin A-G, Zhang Y-M, Xue P, *Lu J-M
17:40
Catalytic Membrane Reactor for CO2 Conversion into Renewable Natural Gas Currie R, Simakov D
17:40
Magnetochemical Determining the Average Phase Composition of Fe-SiO2 Macroscopic Objects $*Kochemirovsky VA, Tishin AM, Spichkin YI, Malyshev AY, Kuzmin AG, Tumkin II, Malygin MA
17:40
Miscanthus Biomass for the Sustainable Fractionation of Ethanol-water Mixtures *Wilson LD, Dehabadi L, $Mahanania M
17:40
Calibration of a New Microcalorimeter to Measure Precise Heat Capacities of Solutions over a Wide Range of Temperatures Alkhateeb FL, $*Marriott RA
17:40
Mechanoenzymatic Breakdown of Cellulose: Conducting Enzymatic Reactions in Solid State Hammerer F, Loots L-A, Do L, Nickels C, Auclair K, $*Friscic T
17:40
Reactions Involving Alcohol-based Fracturing Additives with Implications on Delayed H2S Production Marrugo-Hernandez JJ, $*Marriott RA
17:40
Online Reaction Monitoring Using Benchtop NMR Araneda JF, $Riegel SD
17:40
Nanomaterial Production Using Supercritical Fluids $*Charpentier PA, Qin H, Zomaya D, Ayissis S, Yang L
Tuesday AM
IC1
202D
Sustaining Business Development in the Chemical Sector
Organizer(s) - Joe Sabol
Chair(s) - Joe Sabol
08:00
ACS Division of Small Chemical Businesses: Opportunities and Benefits $Sabol JE
08:40
Essential Business Development Practices for Early Stage Companies Bosley BD, *Bosley BR
09:20
Forensic Chemistry: Dealing with a False Positive in a Drugs of Abuse Case $*Manuta DM
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Raising Capital and Going Public: Leveraging your IP to Build Value and Grow your Business Lainson D, Pan J
11:00
Replacing the "Rest of the Barrel" with Renewable Hydrocarbons *Joshi CH
11:40
Panel Discussion: Technical and Business Resources for Entrepreneurs Sabol JE, Bosley B, Joshi C, Lianson D, Manuta D
12:00
 
End of Session
IC2
202B
Chemistry-based Entrepreneurs, Ecosystem, and Case Study
Organizer(s) - Pam Banks
Chair(s) - Pam Banks
08:00
Invention into Innovation Barter P
08:40
Exploring Funding Opportunities: Ontario Centres of Excellence *Lukkarila J
09:20
Academic to Entrepreneurship - The CHAR Technologies Story $*White A
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Panel Discussion - Important Components for a Successful Chemistry Start-up Barter P, Krull U, Speakman S, Folkins P, Barron J
11:40
 
End of Session
Tuesday PM
IC3
202D
Chemistry-based Start-ups & Small and Medium Enterprises
Organizer(s) - Kazim Agha, Tim Clark, Philip Jessop, Laura Reyes
Chair(s) - Tim Clark, Kazim Agha
13:40
From Beaker to Business: Some Key Lessons for Green Chemistry Start-ups $*Maguire S
14:20
CelluForce: Bringing a New Material to Market Berry RM
14:40
So I've Decided to Do a Start-up... What Happens Next? $*Shen C
15:00
Converting Waste Greenhouse Gas Emissions (CO2) into Calcium Carbonate to Make Stronger and Greener Concrete Wagner JA
15:20
Derisking Commercialization of Solid Sorbents for Carbon Capture $*Shimizu GKH, Lin JB, Taylor JM, Mah RK, Akhtar F
15:40
 
Coffee Break
16:00
Panel Discussion: Challenges & Resources for Start-ups & Small and Medium Enterprises Reyes LM
16:40
The Making of My Green Lab Daley EN, $Paradise A
17:00
Self-cleaning and Antimicrobial Coating Commercialization $*Charpentier PA, Chen C, Therrien P, Van Esbroeck J
17:20
 
End of Session
IC4
202B
Best Practices for Successful Academic-Industry Collaborations
Organizer(s) - Matt Heuft
Chair(s) - Matt Heuft
13:40
Bridging the Gap between Academic and Industry by Providing Opportunities to Researchers Branda NR
14:20
Everybody Wins: Successful Academic Collaborations with 3M Frank R
15:00
Sustaining a Service-based Business in the Chemical Sector $*Sabol JE
15:40
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
IC5
203C
Innovative Processes for Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Manufacturing
Organizer(s) - Andrew Martins
Chair(s) - Andrew Martins
08:00
Early Process Development Engagement to Scale a Complex Drug Candidate Wilsily A, Beaver M, Fang E, Farrell R, Hedley S, Tedrow J
08:20
High Throughput Screening for Process Chemistry Enhancement in the Pharmaceutical Industry *Rey AW
08:40
Accelerate Pharmaceutical Process Development with Enabling Continuous Flow Chemistry Technology $*Fang E
09:00
Rise of the Machienes: Using Labratory Automation for In-situ Reaction Analysis $*Hein JE
09:20
Synthesis Inspires Design: The Importance of Synthetic Innovations in Drug Discovery and Development Maddess ML
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
From Leopold Ruzicka in 1935 until Now: The Story of (Z)-b-Santalol at Firmenich: Towards an Industrial Synthesis $*Birkbeck A
10:40
Continuous Flow Strategies for Enhancing Process Efficiency $*Newman SG
11:00
A Combined High-throughput and Mechanistic Approach to the Development of Catalytic Reactions for the Synthesis of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients $*Leitch DC
11:20
 
End of Session
IC6
202C
Industrial Water Treatment Technologies - joint with EN
Organizer(s) - Gord Knight
Chair(s) - Katherine Bell/Ron Hofmann
08:00
Global Challenges and Opportunities in Water $*DeVries M
08:40
Ultraviolet Light Sources and Sensors for Environmental Contaminant Treatment $*Knight DG
09:20
Towards a Sensor Array for Identifying Disinfectants and Quantifying Disinfectant Levels in Water Sharif O, Selvaganapathy PR, $*Kruse P
09:40
A Solid-state Dissolved Oxygen Sensor for Continous in situ Water Monitoring Hsu L, Aryasomayajula A, Deen MJ, $*Selvaganapathy PR
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Practical Application of UV and UV-AOP Treatment in Advanced Water Reuse $*Bell KY
11:00
Experimental Evaluation of Two UV Reactors in Series using MS2 and Bacillus Pumilus Zhang Y, Wang J, Hofmann R, Lawryshyn Y
11:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
IC6
202C
Industrial Water Treatment Technologies - joint with EN
Organizer(s) - Gord Knight
Chair(s) - Gordon Knight/Domenico Santoro
14:00
Can Open Innovation and Multi-scale Computational Modeling Accelerate Technology Development in the Water Space? $*Santoro D, Mao T
14:40
Re-using Polyphosphate from Municipal Wastewater Sludge for Phosphorite (Phosphate Rock) Production Gao L, Ross JZ, Meouch O, Omelon S
15:00
CO2-responsive Linen Membrane for Water Purification Liu G, Cunningham MF, $Jessop PG, Cormier AJ
15:20
Occurrence of Synthetic Substituted Diphenylamine and Phenolic Antioxidants and Benzotriazole UV Stabilizers in Various Canadian Wastewater Treatment Processes Lu Z, *De Silva AO, Smyth SA, Peart TE, Muir DCG
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Advanced Oxidation and Transformation Products in Water Treatment: Can There Be Hidden Surprises? $*Hofmann R, Moore N
17:00
Water-stable Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Nanofibrous Membrane for Heavy Metal Removal from Aqueous Solution by Membrane Adsorption Efome JE, *Rana D, $Matsuura T, Lan CQ
17:20
Treatment of p-Cresidine by Soybean Peroxidase-catalysed Oxidative Polymerization in Wastewater $Mukherjee D, *Taylor KE, Biswas N
17:40
Activation of Ferrate(VI) by Acid to Enhance the Oxidative Transformation of Organics in Aqueous Solution $*Manoli K, Nakhla G, Ray AK, Sharma VK
18:00
 
End of Session
Thursday AM
IC7
104A
Life after the Lab: Unconventional Careers for Scientists - joint with CE
Organizer(s) - Molly Sung
Chair(s) - Molly Sung, Samantha Smith
08:20
Entrepreneurialism and Academia – Why these Two Fields Should Not Be Mutually Exclusive $*Caputo CB
08:40
Money is a Prerequisite in any Career. So Why Not Make Money and Fnance a Career? $Vidyarthi S
09:00
From the Lab to the Law: Careers in Patents for Chemists Berenbaum A
09:40
How I Went from a Biochemistry Major to a Biomedical Communicator Wang M
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Unconventional Careers For Chemical Engineers Biksa AA
10:40
Life After the Lab: From Scientist to Science Advocate Gibbs KE
11:00
Life After the Lab: Becoming a Patent Specialist *Little VR
11:20
Panel Discussion: Life after the Lab - Unconventional Careers for Scientists *Sung MMH, Smith SAM, Osten KM, Bayne JM
12:00
 
End of Session