All scientific sessions will take place in Ballroom East.

9:00 am - 9:25 am

Coffee and Tea

Ballroom East

9:25 am - 9:30 am

Opening Remarks

Prof. Dale F. Mierke
Dartmouth College

9:30 am - 9:45 am

Introductory Remarks

Prof. Gordon W. Gribble
Dartmouth College

9:45 am - 12:15 pm

Morning Session

Chairperson: Prof. David M. Lemal

9:45 am - 11:00 am

Never Say No to a Challenge - A Lifelong Pursuit of Impossible Chemistry

Prof. Karl O. Christe
University of Southern California, USA

11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Generation of a Symmetrical Fluoronium Ion in Solution: Mechanistic Studies and Applications

Prof. Thomas Lectka
Johns Hopkins University, USA

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Buffet Lunch and Poster Session

Ballroom West and Pre-Function Area


1:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Afternoon Session

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

The Flexibility of Fluorine: From Weak Donors to Strong Acceptors

Prof. Steven H. Strauss
Colorado State University, USA

3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Stereoelectronic Properties of Some Novel Organofluorine Motifs

Prof. David O'Hagan
University of St. Andrews, UK