Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day

On behalf of the chemists of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area we invite you for your annual update on chemistry and innovation at the Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day (ACID).

12:00 registration and lunch*
12:50 Welcome by Prof.dr. Wybren Jan Buma, scientific director Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences
13:00 plenary session
Annemieke Petrignani (MacGillavry Fellow at University of Amsterdam): Circular Astrochemistry

Erik Rietkerk (CEO Argent Energy): From Kitchen table to Worldscale Plant
Ruud Koornstra (Nationaal energiecommissaris): Rethink all and start with the energy transition. Power to the people

14:15 break
14:45 First round parallel sessions


A Socio-techno-economical challenges towards circularity
B Spin-off from cultural heritage research
C High throughput venomics


 15:35 Second round parallel sessions

A Organic waste valorization
B Infrastructure for circular industry
C Skills for future chemists 


16:20 Posters/drinks/buffet*

* Availability of lunch and buffet will depend on the then applicable rules regarding the Covid-19 situation

For whom

The Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day on 26 November 2021 aims to attract a wide audience – all interested in working in chemical industry or R&D environment. Specifical attention is given to the increasing number of SMEs to benefit by meeting academic, industrial and business partners as well as students -their future interns and employees- to accelerate their business.


Van ’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Science
University of Amsterdam
Science Park 904, Amsterdam

According to national COVID-measures a COVID-certificate may be required for all attendees.


Participation is free of charge and can be done using this link.

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