33rd Triennial Convention

The 33rd Triennial Convention (2017-2020) will be held in a virtual format July 2021.

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Full convention materials for delegates and documents including convention binder and links to all meetings.

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For Chapter Delegates, Alternate Delegates, National Council, past-president, and other business meeting participants.  Registration includes all events. (Login required)

Register to hear our award winners speak, listen to other panels for the convention, and other activities. For Iotans who are not delegates, alternate delegates, National Council, past-presidents, and non-members.

Week of July 5, 2021

July 6-10, 2021

All times, E = Eastern, P = Pacific

All meetings, panels, and sessions are about 1-1.5 hours unless otherwise noted. 

Calcium Chapter takes over Iota Sigma Pi Social Media Accounts

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

All Day

Open to all, no registration required

Panel discussion: “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives in Chemistry”

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to all, registration required

Panel discussion with the Centennial (teaching) and Morgan (research) Awardees, “Trends in Chemistry Teaching and Research”

Thursday, July 8, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to all, registration required

Series of How-to interactions for Convention delegates (e.g., Iota Sigma Pi website, Zoom)

Friday, July 9, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to delegates, National Council, past-presidents

National Council Meeting (3 sessions and 2 breaks)

Saturday, July 10, 2021

11:00 am E/8:00 am P

Open to National Council

Each session is 1.5 hours with 30 minute breaks. 

Week of July 12, 2021

July 14-18, 2021

All times, E = Eastern, P = Pacific

All meetings, panels, and sessions are about 1-1.5 hours unless otherwise noted. 

Speakers: Triennial Awardees, Professors Vicki Grassian and Debbie Crans

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to all, registration required

Elevator Pitch Competition on your research (~2 minute time slot)

Thursday, July 15, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to all, registration required

Speaker: Invited National Honorary Member, Nobel Laureate Frances Arnold

Friday, July 16, 2021

7:00 pm E/4:00 pm P

Open to all, registration required

Business meetings for delegates: Business session, followed by committee meetings after break

Saturday, July 17, 2021

11:00 am E/8:00 am P

Open to delegates, National Council, past-presidents

Each session is 1.5 hours with 30 minute breaks. 

Business meetings: committee reports and other business, 2-3 sessions with 2 breaks

Sunday, July 18, 2021

11:00 am E/8:00 am P

Open to delegates, National Council, past-presidents

Each session is 1.5 hours with 30 minute breaks.