About this day
Chemists have all the fun…
Join us for an incredible day of chemistry, taking students from their studies to cutting-edge research and future applications in great style! Five sessions from leading chemists in academia and industry will inspire the scientists of the future. A special session on examination success will ensure students are equipped with the tools to excel.
Programme & speakers
How to discover a new element Kit Chapman, Comment Editor, Chemistry World
Ever wanted your name on the periodic table? Kit will reveal the secrets of creating a new chemical element, exploring a world where atoms are so unstable they exist for the blink of an eye.
About Kit Chapman
Kit Chapman is an award-winning science journalist who currently writes for Chemistry World. His book on element discovery, Superheavy, will be published in 2019.
Engineering the World Yasmin Ali, Chemical Engineer
Join Yasmin for a look at a chemical engineer’s career journey in the energy industry, and some inspiring stories about other chemical engineers.
About Yasmin Ali
Yasmin is a chemical engineer with a passion for communicating engineering stories, and a wealth of experience in the energy industry. She has been featured on BBC radio and television to inspire and encourage people to consider careers in engineering and energy.