100th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition

May 28 – June 1, 2017 | Toronto, ON

We are proud to be sponsoring the 100th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition this year in Toronto. CSC 2017 will feature plenary, invited and submitted lectures, jointly organized international symposia, poster sessions, panel discussions, and special events, including a closing day outreach event. Look for us at the following events: 

Industrial Chemistry Symposia (May 30 – June 1)

Best Practices for Successful Academic-Industry Collaborations

May 30 | Organizer: Matt Heuft, Xerox Research Centre of Canada | Details

Join representatives from 4D Labs and 3M Canada Company as they showcase examples of successful academic-industry collaborations from both the academic and industrial partner’s perspective. Topics to be covered include how the interaction started, benefits each partner gleans from the interaction and obstacles overcome.

Technical Program Presentations

Engineered Particles

Thursday, June 1, 2017 | 9:00 AM | Details

Valerie Farrugia, Materials Design and Synthesis, Xerox Research Centre of Canada

This talk will discuss various approaches leveraging the emulsion aggregation process to design polymer-based particles having a wide variety of properties for applications such as sensing, powder-coating and 3D printing.

Printing Functional Devices on Curved Surfaces

Thursday, June 1, 2017 | 3:20 PM | Details

Sara Vella, Chad Smithson, Kurt Halfyard, Michelle Chretien, Xerox Research Centre of Canada

This presentation will discuss the development of materials for printing functional device elements onto conformal surfaces by leveraging the combination of printing systems and systems with precise motion control.