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7th International Electronic Conference on Medicinal Chemistry

01. Nov 2021 - 09:00, Online Conference

The Conference will cover a wide range of aspects involved in drug discovery and development and provides the opportunity to share the recent research results with colleagues from all over the world. The event takes place during whole November 2021.

UniDays 2021

15. Nov 2021 - 17:15,

Are you looking for a Bachelor, Master or PhD thesis, a semester project or a future PostDoc position in Switzerland? This is your opportunity to get to know various research groups and talk to the PIs!

From the 15.11.21 to 19.11 the youngSCS is organizing the UniDays - a mini conference where young PIs in various fields from Swiss institutions present their research. After their talks there will be a discussion session in which you can get to know the PIs in a casual setting.

Take a look at the program and register NOW: shorturl.at/fhrO1

Casale-Mini Symposium #2 November 16, 2021 - online event

16. Nov 2021 - 15:30, Zoom Meeting

Symposium Title: «Catalysis for the Industrial Renaissance and New Sustainable Processes»
With this mini symposium Casale wants to highlight some of the research conducted in Swiss Universities in the field catalysis. The mini symposium is in concomitance with the 100 Years of CASALE SA.

Applica 2021 (abgesagt - canceled)

17. Nov 2021 - 09:00, cancelled

Die APPLICA ist ein praxisorientiertes Fachseminar, welches sich an Anwender moderner Trenntechniken wendet. Sie findet zum 9. Mal statt und wird von der SCS Division Analytische Wissenschaften organisiert.

LightChEC Symposium 2021

19. Nov 2021 - 09:00, AKADEMIE Empa, Dübendorf

The LightChEC Symposium enables the exchange of inspiring ideas between different disciplines of artificial photosynthesis. International experts in molecular chemistry and materials sciences present and discuss some of their recent work.

XXI EuroFoodChem 2021

22. Nov 2021 - 09:00,

The program will feature a mix of plenary lessons, oral communications and flash presentations. Amongst others the topics of the conference are food processing, food safety, circular economy in the food value chain or healthy and sustainable diets.

Casale-Mini Symposium #3 November 24, 2021 - online event

24. Nov 2021 - 15:00, Zoom Meeting

Symposium Title: «Accelarating discoveries through computational chemistry and modelling»
With this mini symposium Casale wants to highlight some of the research conducted in Swiss Universities in the field catalysis. The mini symposium is in concomitance with the 100 Years of CASALE SA.

5th SCS-Syngenta Symposium 2021

26. Nov 2021 - 10:00, Syngenta Research Center

The 2021 edition will focus on Topic «Chemistry lab of the future». It's a great opportunity to strenghthen the link between chemical industries and academic laboratory.

European young Chemists Meeting 2022 (EyCheM22)

19. Jan 2022 - 08:00, Department of Chemistry University of Fribourg

The European Young Chemists' Meeting (EYCheM) features not one but two events. The first being the 17th EYCN delegate assembly -  an annual meeting where young scientists from all over Europe meet to discuss future plans and projects - which is held from the 17th - 19th of January. Following the delegate assembly, the conference starts on the 19th of January. This years EYCheM is focussed on the design, synthesis and utilization of new materials for energy applications.

SCS Seminar on Flow Chemistry 2022

07. Feb 2022 - 10:00, Le Domaine Notre Dame, Villars-sur-Glâne (Fribourg)

The SCS Seminars are three-days educational event with a focus on topics relevant for the Swiss chemical and pharmaceutical industry but that are not necessarily part of the academic curricula. The first seminar in 2022 will focus on Flow Chemistry.

SwissCat Symposium 2022

16. Feb 2022 - 09:00, University of Bern, Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Pharmazie

The SwissCat Symposium is the annual meeting of the respective SCS network and brings together experts in the field of homogeneous, heterogeneous and bio-catalysis. The event also serves as a central platform for the various organizations and networks active in the field of catalysis in Switzerland.

6th European Chemistry Partnering (ECP) 2022

16. Feb 2022 - 09:00, Online Conference

Accelerate Innovation and make business! ECP is all about generating new business immediately in exchange with others by bringing together all innovators, decision makers and creative minds of the international industries together and in discussion.

LS2 Annual Meeting 2022: «Life Sciences in the 2020s: quantitation, integration and prediction»

17. Feb 2022 - 09:00, University of Zurich, Department of Chemistry

The LS2 Annual Meeting brings together scientists from all backgrounds to explore the large spectrum united under the umbrella of Life Sciences. This year, we have adapted to program to give more visibility to young researchers.

Ions and Photons in Analytical Science (IPAS2021)

22. Apr 2022 - 08:00, ETH Zürich, Hönggerberg

*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the symposium had to be postponed into 2022. *The symposium will bring together 10 international experts, many of them with ties to ETH Zurich, who have all agreed already to lecture on the state-​of-the-art in analytical methodologies and their applications during this symposium. 

SCS Spring Meeting 2022

22. Apr 2022 - 09:00, Université de Genève

The SCS Spring Meeting is a one-day symposium and provides a high quality program with national and international speakers of a certain topic. The topic of the 2022 edition is 'Biosupramolecular Chemistry'.

SCS Conference on Stereochemistry 2022 (Bürgenstock Conference)

01. May 2022 - 16:00, Hotel Waldstätterhof

The ‘SCS Conference on Stereochemistry’, better known as ‘Bürgenstock Conference’, is an outstanding international chemistry meeting of high scientific quality, with an optimal setting for intense inter-disciplinary discussion.

CHanalysis 2022

19. May 2022 - 12:00, Dorint Resort Blüemlisalp

The goal of this two-day conference series is to stimulate a stronger interaction among persons working in different areas of analytical sciences. Scientists from applied and fundamental research, from industry, education, and regulation are welcome.

PSI-K Conference 2022 (postponed from 2021)

22. Aug 2022 - 08:00, EPFL Lausanne

This major conference – the largest worldwide in electronic-structure – brings together the community that is active in the field, as described by the PSI-K mission statement: "... to develop fundamental theory, algorithms, and computer codes in order to understand, predict, and design materials properties and functions.

Peptide Therapeutics Forum 2022

25. Aug 2022 - 09:00, Universität Basel

The event provides an innovative platform to exchange on the various aspects of drug development with a focus on peptides.

SCS Fall Meeting 2022

08. Sep 2022 - 09:00, Universität Zürich, Campus Irchel, Departement für Chemie

The SCS Fall Meeting offers a unique opportunity for all members of the community to share the results of their research initiatives. With nine parallel sessions, two plenary sessions and a huge poster session the event stimulates the exchange of ideas between all generations of chemists.

molQueST Conference 2021

08. Sep 2022 - 17:00, Congressi Stefano Franscini (CSF)

Atomic and molecular architectures on surfaces exhibit distinct quantum properties. Their reproducible manufacturing is gaining momentum and goes far beyond the single atom and the single spin. This is due to recent experimental breakthroughs and, on the other hand, due to increasing demand from other research areas, in particular quantum science/technology and quantum computing.

ILMAC Lausanne 2022

28. Sep 2022 - 09:00,

Since 1959, ILMAC has been the sole Swiss industry fair for chemicals and life sciences that depicts all the industrial applications in process and laboratory technology. Focus topic: "Sustainable Solutions in Laboratory and Production".

14th Swiss Course on Medicinal Chemistry 2022

09. Oct 2022 - 18:00, Alpine Classic Hotel

This five-day Medicinal Chemistry School that is organized by the Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology of the SCS will focus on most modern aspects associated with small molecule drug discovery.

International Symposium on Chemical Biology (ISCB) 2022

08. Nov 2022 - 09:00, University of Geneva

This international meeting of high scientific calibre will bring together leading scientists to feature the latest advances within the broad field of Chemical Biology and foster an open and dynamic dialogue!

SCS Spring Meeting 2023

14. Apr 2023 - 09:00, Universität Zürich, Campus Irchel, Departement für Chemie

The Swiss Chemical Society Spring Meeting is a one day symposium and provides a high quality program with national and international speakers of a certain topic. 
The topic of the 2023 symposium is «Metals in Medicine» and is dedicated to Prof. Roger Alberto's retirement.

SCS Conference on Stereochemistry 2023 (Bürgenstock Conference)

07. May 2023 - 16:00, Hotel Waldstätterhof

The ‘SCS Conference on Stereochemistry’, better known as ‘Bürgenstock Conference’, is an outstanding international chemistry meeting of high scientific quality, with an optimal setting for intense inter-disciplinary discussion.

International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) 2023

16. Jul 2023 - 10:00, ETH Zürich

The International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) is an annual competition for the world’s most talented chemistry students at the secondary school level. Nations around the world send a team of four students who are tested on their chemistry knowledge and skills in a five-hour laboratory practical exam and a five-hour written theoretical examination. 

25th Conference on Organometallic Chemistry (EuCOMC XXV) 2023

20. Aug 2023 - 16:00, Universität Bern, VonRoll Areal

The EuCOMC provides a valuable platform for scientific discussions as well as  encouraging a close partnership between delegates from academia and industry in organometallic chemistry. 

SCS Fall Meeting 2023

24. Aug 2023 - 13:00, Universität Bern, VonRoll Areal

The SCS Fall Meeting offers a unique opportunity for all members of the community to share the results of their research initiatives. It also stimulates the exchange of ideas between all generations of chemists, often creating the seeds for new projects and collaborations.

Euroanalysis 2023

26. Aug 2023 - 00:00, Université de Genève