BOSS XVI
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Sunday July 8, 2018
14:30Registration
17:00Opening
Session Chairs:
Prof. Paul KNOCHEL (LUDWIG MAXIMILIANS UNIVERSITY, Munich, Germany)
Prof. Gwilherm EVANO (ULB, Brussels, Belgium)
Prof. Guido VERNIEST (VUB, Brussels, Belgium)
17:10L01 - Controversy and Resolution in Organic Chemistry: Claims of Plagiarism, Fabrication and Falsification
Prof. Jeffrey SEEMAN
(UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, Richmond, United States)
18:10In-memoriam Istvan Marko
Led by:
Prof. Léon GHOSEZ
(IECB, Pessac, France)
18:25Welcome Reception
Monday July 9, 2018
08:30Registration
09:45Introduction & Award Ceremony
Session Chair:
Prof. Christian STEVENS
(GHENT UNIVERSITY, Ghent, Belgium)
Tetrahedron Chair: Studies in Natural Product Synthesis, Translational Chemistry & Electrifying Synthesis
Prof. Phil BARAN
(THE SCRIPPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE, La Jolla, United States)
10:00Studies in Natural Product Synthesis
11:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
11:30Translational chemistry - part 1
12:30Sandwich lunch, Poster Session 1 & Exhibition
14:15Reaxys workshop
14:45End of the workshop
15:00Translational chemistry – part 2
16:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
16:30Electrifying Synthesis
17:30Belgian Beer Cocktail
Tuesday July 10, 2018
Session Chair:
Prof. Steve LANNERS
(UNIVERSITY OF NAMUR, Namur, Belgium)
09:00L02 - Going Around in Circles - Pathways to Mechanism
Prof. Guy LLOYD-JONES
(UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, Edinburgh , United Kingdom)
10:00L03 - Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Natural Products and the Chemistry They Inspire
Prof. Sarah E. REISMAN
(CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Passadena, United States)
11:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chair:
Prof. Olivier RIANT
(UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium)
11:30L04 - Lewis Acid Enabled Copper Catalysed Synthesis of Functional Molecules
Prof. Syuzanna HARUTYUNYAN
(UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN, Groningen, The Netherlands)
12:30Sandwich lunch, Poster Session 1 & Exhibition
Session Chair:
Prof. Stéphane VINCENT
(UNAMUR, Namur, Belgium)
14:30L05 - Synthetic Molecules for Cell Biology and Cell Therapy
Prof. Motonari UESUGI
(KYOTO UNIVERSITY, Kyoto, Japan)
15:30Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chairs:
Prof. Ben FERINGA
(UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN, Groningen, The Netherlands)
16:00L06 - Janssen Prize for Creativity in Organic Synthesis - Organic Reactions Inspired by the Organometallic Chemistry of Gold
Prof. F. Dean TOSTE
(UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, Berkeley, United States)
17:00Award ceremony & cocktail
Wednesday July 11, 2018
Session Chair:
Prof. Michael SINGLETON
(UNIVERSITÉ CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium)
09:00L07 - Adventures in Catalysis: from Mechanisms to Applications
Prof. Franziska SCHOENEBECK
(RWTH AACHEN, Aachen, Germany)
10:00L08 - New Organocatalytic Concepts for Higher-Order Cycloadditions and Coupling Reactions
Prof. Karl Anker JOERGENSEN
(AARHUS UNIVERSITY, Aarhus, Denmark)
11:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chair:
Prof. Johan VAN DER EYCKEN
(UGENT, Ghent, Belgium)
11:30L09 - The Simplicity of Rearrangements: Methodology and Total Synthesis
Prof. Nuno MAULIDE
(UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA, Vienna, Austria)
12:30Sandwich lunch, Poster Session 2 & Exhibition
15:15Excursions
Thursday July 12, 2018
Session Chair:
Prof. Sven MANGELINCKX
(GHENT UNIVERSITY, Ghent, Belgium)
09:00L10 - The (Ongoing) Evolution of the Hexadehydro-Diels-Alder (HDDA) Reaction
Prof. Thomas HOYE
(UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, Minneapolis, United States)
10:00L11 - Bioinspired Chemistry with Proline-Rich Peptides
Prof. Helma WENNEMERS
(ETH ZURICH, Zürich, Switzerland)
11:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chair:
Prof. Norbert DE KIMPE
(UGENT, Ghent, Belgium)
11:30L12 - Asymmetric Catalysis Directed by Metal-Centered Chirality
Prof. Eric MEGGERS
(PHILIPPS UNIVERSITY OF MARBURG, Marburg, Germany)
12:30Sandwich lunch, Poster Session 2 & Exhibition
Session Chair:
Alain DE MESMAEKER
(SYNGENTA INTERNATIONAL AG, Basel, Switzerland)
14:30L13 - Making the Tiniest Machines
Prof. David LEIGH
(UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER, Manchester , United Kingdom)
15:30Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chair:
Prof. Pierre DE CLERCQ
(UGENT, Ghent, Belgium)
16:00L14 - Recent Progress on Catalytic Asymmetric Dearomatization Reactions
Prof. Shuli YOU
(SHANGHAI INSTITUTE OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, CAS, Shanghai, China)
17:00L15 - A Journey with Pyridine in Transition Metal Catalysis
Prof. Bert MAES
(UNIVERSITY OF ANTWERP, Antwerp, Belgium)
20:30Symposium Dinner
Friday July 13, 2018
Session Chair:
Prof. Erik VAN DER EYCKEN
(KULEUVEN, Leuven, Belgium)
09:00L16 - Conformational Analysis and Domino Processes in Natural Product Total Synthesis
Prof. Jieping ZHU
(ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE, Lausanne, Switzerland)
10:00L17 - New Cyclizations and Cycloadditions Catalyzed by Gold
Prof. Antonio M. ECHAVARREN
(INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL RESEARCH OF CATALONIA (ICIQ), Tarragona, Spain)
11:00Coffee break & Exhibiton
Session Chair:
Prof. Alain KRIEF
(UNAMUR, Namur, Belgium)
11:30L18 - Reversible Reservoirs for Radicals: A Powerful Strategy for the Construction of Carbon-Carbon Bonds
Prof. Samir ZARD
(ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE, Palaiseau, France)
12:30Closing Ceremony

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