Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day (ACID) 2017

20Oct2017 12:00 - 19:00


At the Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day scientists and entrepreneurs inform you about their latest chemical developments and innovations in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. There will be ample opportunity to meet chemists from other companies (from startup to SME and multinational) and academia as well as representatives of the Topsector Chemistry. A great opportunity to find potential partners and/or future employees to accelerate your innovations.

Preliminary programme

After two inspiring plenary lectures participants can join parallel sessions on chemistry or business. Both academic and industrial participants have the opportunity to present their innovations via a poster.

12:00 Lunch, registration and posters

Plenary lectures on chemical innovations

14:00 Coffee break

First round of parallel sessions*


Second round of parallel sessions*

16:00 Poster session and drinks
17:30 Dinner buffet
19:00 End

* Topics will range from current challenges (e.g. energy transition, analytics, biomass valorization, CO2 utilisation) to information about regional opportunities and facilities (e.g. funding, entrepreneurship, labtours, support at Science Park).


Participation is free of charge.  A final programme will follow. Pre-registration is already possible via email. You are invited to send specific or general research questions and topics to discuss (in open or confidential setting). 

We are looking forward to welcoming you on October 20th!



Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS)

Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam

Science Park 904, 1098 XH Amsterdam

ACID 2016

Published by  HIMS