CAS at the 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition


Join us at the ACS National Meeting & Exposition to see how CAS and SciFinder®, the choice for chemistry research, can help you explore the chemistry of energy and food.

  • Be the first to experience the latest SciFinder enhancements, including a sneak peek at an exciting new interface redesigned for the demands of today's researcher. 
  • Learn about CAS content, the world's largest collection of publicly disclosed information on chemistry and related research, including the biosciences.

Presentations are planned throughout the exposition, as well as contests to win great prizes!

Don’t forget to follow @CASChemistry and @SciFinder on Twitter for the latest news from the ACS National Meeting.


Presentations


Monday, April 8

Shrimp and Petroleum: Where’s the Beignet?

1:00 p.m.
ACS Booth
Morial Convention Center

Roger Schenck, Content Product Manager

SciFinder – Your Map to Treasures of Scientific Information

3:00 p.m.
ACS Booth
Morial Convention Center

Jared Dominak, Account Representative

We’re Not in Kansas Anymore (CINF 56)

3:20 p.m.
Room 352
Morial Convention Center

Roger Schenck, Content Product Manager

 

Tuesday, April 9

CAS’ Bioactivity and Target Indicators Provide New Insights for Scientists Working at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology (CINF 75)

11:05 a.m.
Room 349
Morial Convention Center

Roger Schenck, Content Product Manager

Shrimp and Petroleum: Where’s the Beignet?

1:00 p.m.
ACS Booth
Morial Convention Center

Roger Schenck, Content Product Manager

SciFinder – Your Map to Treasures of Scientific Information

3:00 p.m.
ACS Booth
Morial Convention Center

Jared Dominak, Account Representative

 

Thursday, April 11

The CAS and STN Databases: Diversity of Scientific and Technical Information (CHAL 33)

9:50 a.m.
Room 208
Morial Convention Center

Elaine Cheeseman, Ph.D., Science IP Sr. Searcher, CAS

 


Contests

In The Big Easy and around the globe, CAS is the world’s authority for chemical information! At the ACS National Meeting & Exposition, CAS is set to share engaging presentations and exciting news with you.

We hope to see you there, so we’re offering you the chance to win an Apple iPad just for learning about CAS and our research tools. To be entered to win, visit CAS at the ACS booth to pick up a treasure map. Then attend each of these presentations:

  1. Shrimp and Petroleum: Where’s the Beignet?
    1:00 p.m. on Monday or Tuesday

  2. SciFinder – Your Map to Treasures of Scientific Information
    3:00 p.m. on Monday or Tuesday

  3. Ask for a SciFinder Demonstration
    6:00 – 8:30 p.m. on Sunday or
    9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday

And then pick one of the following:

  • Explore a collection of chemical substances with our unique PixelSense Table
  • Play our interactive game to discover hidden treasures with SciFinder
  • Complete a brief survey
  • Visit another section of the ACS booth

Be sure to collect a sticker at each session and return your map (with four stickers) to the ACS booth. You’ll receive a SciFinder T-shirt and be entered to win one of two Apple iPads! Also receive great giveaway items at each of the sessions just for coming along for the ride!

SciFinder gives you the tools to look deeper and uncover more information than ever before. Retrace your steps on the map to uncover messages hidden at each location. If you answer the secret question, you’ll receive a custom set of period table element blocks!

 

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