Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Professor Lutz Ackermann University of Göttingen, Germany http://www.ackermann.chemie.uni-goettingen.de/ Electrochemical Bond Activation
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Professor Janine Cossy
ESPCI, Paris, France
https://www.lco.espci.fr/-Prof-Janine-Cossy-
Title to be announced

 
Professor Nicolai Cramer
EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

https://lcsa.epfl.ch/
Chiral Cycopentadienyl Metals – Chemistry, Reactivity & Selectivity

 
Professor David Milstein
 Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

http://www.weizmann.ac.il/Organic_Chemistry/milstein/
Design and applications of sustainable catalytic reactions for organic synthesis

 
Professor Kyoko Nozaki
University of Tokyo, Japan
 
Professor Richmond Sarpong
University of California, Berkeley, USA

https://chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/chem/sarpong
Break it to Make it Strategies for the Synthesis of Complex Natural Products

 
Professor Chengjian Zhu
 Nanjing University, Jiangsu Shen, PR China

http://hysz.nju.edu.cn/cjzhu/
Photoredox Catalyzed Inert Bond Functionalization

 

 

OMCOS Award

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Professor Sarah E. Reisman
California Institute of Technology, California, USA
http://reismangroup.caltech.edu/index.html
Ni-Catalyzed Enantioselective Cross-Electrophile Coupling

 

Invited Speakers

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Professor Mu-Hyun Baik
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
https://baik-laboratory.com/
Predictive Use of Computer Models for Oranometallic Reactions
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Dr. Patrick S. Fier
Merck & Co, New York City, USA
https://www.merck.com/index.html
Inventing new reactions for the synthesis and late-stage funcitonalization of complex molecules
Professor Hélène Lebel
University Université de Montréal, Canada

https://helenelebellab.com
Continuous flow transition metal-catalyzed reactions

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Professor Debabrata Maiti
Indian Institut of Technology, Mumbai, India

https://www.dmaiti.com/dm
Selectively Reaching Out to Distal Places

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Professor Jose Luis Mascareñas
Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

https://www.usc.es/ciqus/en/general-information/staff/jose-luis-mascarenas
Unconventional cycloadditions catalyzed by transition metal complexes

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Professor Stephen Newman
University of Ottawa, Canada

https://www.newmanlab.ca
Expanding the boundaries for catalytic C-O bond activation

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Dr. Rocco Paciello
BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany
https://www.basf.com/global/en.html
Some Applications of Homogeneous Catalysis at BASF
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Dr. Lionel Saudan
Firmenich SA, Switzerland
http://www.firmenich.com
Homogeneous Catalytic Hydrogenation Reactions towards Fragrance and Flavor. Industrial Applications
Professor Laurel Schafer
University of British Columbia, Canada

https://www.chem.ubc.ca/laurel-schafer
Catalytic amine and N-heterocycle synthesis

 
Dr. Ivo Starý
Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

https://www.uochb.cz/web/structure/610.html?do[loadData]=1&itemKey=en_1
Transition metal catalysis in the synthesis of helical aromatics and other extended π-electron systems

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Professor Michinori Suginome
Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

http://www.sbchem.kyoto-u.ac.jp/suginome-lab/index.php?Michinori%20Suginome
Macromolecular Chiral Catalyst for Transfer, Switch, and Amplification of Chirality in Asymmetric Catalysis

Professor Ken Tanaka
Tokyo Institut of Technology
http://www.apc.titech.ac.jp/~ktanaka/
Overcoming Steric Hindrance and Molecular Strain by Rhodium-Catalyzed Cycloaddition

Dr. Mónica H. Pérez Temprano
ICIQ Tarragona, Spain
http://www.iciq.org/research/research_group/dr-monica-h-perez-temprano/
Capturing key reactive intermediates: Knowledge Building Blocks for Rational Design(leer)

Professor Liming Zhang
University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
http://www.chem.ucsb.edu/people/liming-zhang/index.html
Gold-Catalyzed Propargylation Enabled by Designed Bifunctional Ligands

Professor Dr. Shifa Zhu
South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, PR China
http://www2.scut.edu.cn/zhu/zhu/list.htm
Carbene-Transfer Reactions with Alkynes as Precursors

 

Short Talks

Professor Christophe Darcel
1Univ Rennes, Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes, Rennes, France
https://iscr.univ-rennes1.fr/omc/prof-christophe-darcel
Cyclic Amine Synthesis via Multi-Step Reactions Involving Iron-Catalyzed Hydrosilylation

Professor Ulrich Hintermair
Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies and Dynamic Reaction Monitoring Facility, University of Bath, UK
https://www.hintermair-research.com/
Insights into Multiple Interactions and Catalyst Speciation during Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling from Multi-Nuclear operando FlowNMR Spectroscopy

Professor Koji Hirano
Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
http://www.dma.jim.osaka-u.ac.jp/view?l=en&u=7371
Copper-Catalyzed Regioselective C-H Amination of Phenol Derivatives with Assistance of Phenanthroline-Based Bidentate Auxiliary

Professor Fumitoshi Kakiuchi
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University, Hiyoshi, Yokohama, Japan
https://k-ris.keio.ac.jp/html/100011638_en.html
Selective Arylation of C–O Bond in Aromatic Ketones with Arylboronates Using Various Ruthenium-Phosphine Catalysts

Professor Yoichiro Kuninobu
Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
https://kyushu-u.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/yoichiro-kuninobu
Noncovalent Bond-Controlled Regioselective C-H Transformations

Professor Sabine Laschat
Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
https://www.ioc.uni-stuttgart.de/forschung/02_Laschat/index.html
Symmetry, Serendipity & Confinement: Novel Chiral Diene Ligands for Asymmetric Rh-Catalyzed Nucleophilic Additions

Professor Rylan Lundgren
Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta, Canada
https://spaces.facsci.ualberta.ca/lundgren/
Discovery, Mechanism, and Application of Chemoselective Metal-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions

Professor Angela Marinetti
Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, Gif-sur-Yvette, France

New Designs and Applications of Chiral Phosphates in Transition Metal Catalysis

Professor Antonio Mezzetti
Dept of Chemistry and Appl. Biosciences, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
http://www.mezzetti.ethz.ch/
Base-Free Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation of Benzils to Benzoins Catalyzed by a Macrocyclic N2P2 Iron(II) Hydride Complex

Professor Veronique Michelet
University Côte d’Azur, Institut de Chimie de Nice, Nice, France
http://sites.unice.fr/site/ffontaine/icn/cms/spip/spip.php?article489
When Gold Meets N-Heterocyclic Carbenes From Design, Synthesis to High Molecular Diversity

Professor Itaru Nakamura
Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
http://www.orgreact.sakura.ne.jp/members/en-nakamuraindex.html
Au-Catalyzed Skeletal Rearrangement of O-Propargylic Oximes via N-O Bond Cleavage with the Aid of a Brønsted Base Cocatalyst

Professor Tiow-Gan Ong
Institute of Chemistry, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan  and  Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
http://www.chem.sinica.edu.tw/faculty/index.php?Name=tgong
The Chemistry of Carbodicarbene and Its Implication toward Catalysis

Professor Masahioko Seki
MA Group, Tsukuba Research Laboratories, Tokuyama Corporation, Tsukuba, Japan
http://www.tsukuba.ac.jp/en/research/resource-facilities
Development of Novel and Practical Catalytic System for C-H Azidation and Application to Synthesis of Pharmaceuticals

Professor Anton S. Makarov
Department of Chemistry, Perm State University, Perm, Russia
http://en.psu.ru/study/faculties/faculties-chemistry
Rhodium-Catalyzed Rearrangement of 2-Furyl Tethered 1-Tosyl-1,2,3-Triazoles

Professor Roderick W. Bates
Division of Chemistry & Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
http://www1.spms.ntu.edu.sg/~roderick/
Transition Metals in the Synthesis of Natural Products

Professor Tohru Yamada
Keio University, Yokohama, Japan
https://keio.pure.elsevier.com/en/persons/tohru-yamada
CO2 Incorporation Reactions and CO2 Mediated Reactions

Professor Yasuhiro Yamashita
Department of Chemistry, School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
https://www.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/people/yamashita_yasuhiro/
Development of Catalytic Carbon–Carbon Bond Forming Reactions of Unactivated Alkylarenes Using Alkaline Metal Catalysts

Dr. Raphael Bigler
Process Chemistry and Catalysis, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Basel
https://www.natureindex.com/institution-outputs/switzerland/f-hoffmann-la-roche-ag/5139074234d6b65e6a002327
Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Unfunctionalized, Tetrasubstituted Acyclic All-Carbon Olefins

Professor Masaya Sawamura
2Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
https://wwwchem.sci.hokudai.ac.jp/~orgmet/index.php?id=318
Asymmetric Synthesis of a-Aminoalkylboronates through Rh-Catalyzed Enantioselective C(sp3)–H Borylation

Professor Arumugavel Murugan
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
https://in.linkedin.com/in/murugan-arumugavel-b15903117
Regioselective C3-H trifluoromethylation of 2H-indazole under Transition-metal-free photoredox catalysis

Professor Johannes E. M. N. Klein
Molecular Inorganic Chemistry, Stratingh Institute for Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
https://www.rug.nl/staff/j.e.m.n.klein/research
Reductive Elimination: Are Oxidation State Changes in Elementary Organometallic Mechanisms Always Clear-Cut?

Professor K. C. Kumara Swamy
School of Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India
http://chemistry.uohyd.ac.in/~kcks/
Catalytic Transformations Involving Allenes/Alkynes and Ynamides-Identification of Some Intermediates

Professor Arturo Orellana
Department of Chemistry, York University, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3, Canada Hoffmann
http://chemistry.info.yorku.ca/arturo-orellana/
Mild and Selective Palladium-Catalyzed Allylation and Dehydrogenation of Alkyl Pyridines

Professor Xiaodong Shi
Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
https://www.ratemyprofessors.com/ShowRatings.jsp?tid=2144376
Gold-Catalyzed Oxidative Cross-Coupling

Professor Christine Courillon
ERC
https://erc.europa.eu/
European Research Council Funding Schemes