American Chemical Society (ACS) for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) Regional Conference: Chemistry for Future Sustainable Societies


WHEN February 4-7, 2024
WHERE NYU Abu Dhabi WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute By Invitation Interested scholars please contact

American Chemical Society (ACS) Regional Middle East and Africa (MEA) Conference - UAE aims to bring together scientists and chemistry professionals from the region and around the globe (including Nobel laureates) to share ideas and advance scientific and technical knowledge, promote collaborative work, and advance the academic research and education in the UAE. The meeting is open to scientists from industry, academia, and governmental organizations, and will include ten sections and a student symposium preceding the conference.

The conference agenda will cover the following topics: analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, organic and polymer chemistry, physical and computational chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry and medicinal chemistry, environmental and green chemistry, materials chemistry and nanotechnology, food chemistry, chemical education, and chemistry and industry. The conference will include three (3) plenary lectures, five (5) keynote lectures, and twenty (20) invited lectures. Please note that registration will be free for the conference, excluding the social activities that will be associated with a fee. More details on this will be sent out in the near future.

The ACS is the world's largest scientific society ( With over 160,000 members in more than 140 countries, the ACS plays a significant role in societies worldwide by highlighting chemistry's important role in improving human life. The far-flung international impact of the ACS is best highlighted by the fact that there are 23 international chapters of the ACS on all continents outside North America.

Please email for more information and registration details.

Organized by

  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute
  • American Chemical Society – United Arab Emirates International Chapter
  • NYUAD Center for Smart Engineering Materials (CSEM)

With the participation of the International ACS Chapters of UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Pakistan, Qatar, South Africa, Ghana, Israel, Nigeria, and India

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