All scientific sessions will take place in Ballroom East of the Hanover Inn.

8:00 A.M.

Continental Breakfast and Poster Set-up

8:55 A.M.

Introductory Remarks

9:00 A.M.

Introduction of Gordon Gribble by Dr. Mark Saulnier

9:10 A.M.

A Walk Down Memory Lane with Gordon Gribble

9:30 A.M.

Recent Efforts in the Synthesis of Complex Natural Products

John L. Wood
Baylor University, USA

10:15 A.M.

Pigments of Life - A Fascinating Chapter of Heterocyclic Chemistry

Franz-Peter Montforts
Univ. of Bremen, Germany

11:00 A.M.

A Day in Tribute of Gordon and Peter: To Metalate or not to Metalate? Is that the Question?

Victor Snieckus
Queen’s Univ., Canada

11:45 P.M.- 1:15 P.M.

Buffet Lunch and Poster Session

Ballroom West and Pre-Function Area

1:15 P.M.

Introduction of Peter Jacobi by Dr. Doug Pippin

1:25 P.M.

A Walk Down Memory Lane with Peter Jacobi

1:45 P.M.

Annulative Cross-Coupling Technology Leads and an Emerging Platform for Terpenoid Synthesis

Glenn Micalizio
Dartmouth College, USA

2:30 P.M

A 50 Year Infatuation/Obsession with 1,3-Dipoles

Albert Padwa
Emory Univ., USA

3:15 P.M.

Mechanisms and Dynamics of Pericyclic Reactions

Ken Houk

4:00 P.M.

Closing Remarks