8:00 - 10:00 am SFC Board of Directors Meeting
10:00 - 11:00 pm SFC Board and Committee Chairs Meeting
11:15 - 12:15 pm SFC Members Business Meeting
10:15 - 12:15 pm Name badges available **No Walk-Up Registrations**
****Please pick-up name badges at the registration table****
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch
Program for SFC Members and Guests:
1:45 pm Welcome by SFC President
Deborah Osborne, Flavor Dynamics, Inc.
2:00 - 2:30 pm "The Chemical Heritage Foundation:
Where From and Where Now?"
Robert G. W. Anderson
President and CEO, The Chemical Heritage Foundation
2:30 - 3:00 pm "How the Chemical Senses Shape Human Health and Nutrition:
Sugar and Fat"
Robert F. Margolskee MD, PhD
Director and President, The Monell Chemical Senses Center
3:00 - 3:30 pm "Body Odors Diagnostic Signals of Disease and Injury
Gary K. Beauchamp, PhD
Emeritus Director and President,
The Monell Chemical Senses Center
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break
3:45 - 4:15 pm "The Othmer Library of Chemical History:
Preserving the History of the Chemical Sciences and Technologies"
Director of the Othmer Library of Chemical History
The Donald F. and Mildred Topp Othmer Library of Chemical History is an independent research library encompassing the history of chemistry and related sciences and industries.
4:15 - 4:45 pm "Flavor Chemistry, The Beckman Center and the History of Science"
Director of The Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry
comprises a dynamic community of scholars interested in the history and social studies of chemistry, broadly construed. It is also home to associated academic activities, including a public lecture series, weekly lunchtime talk series, writing group, book series, and a network of over 250 alumni.
5:00 - 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception
Everyone is invited to tour the museum at the Chemical Heritage Foundation
Have you ever wondered how plastics are made? Where crayons get their colors: Do you want to find out how the code of DNA was cracked? Or how we can measure oxygen on Mars: Explore with us! A visit to the Museum at CHF is a journey through the weird and wonderful world of matter and materials.