SCS Spring Meeting 2014: «Frontiers in Organic Chemistry»

Full day symposium on organic chemistry.

Start Date 24.04.2014 - 09:00
Event End 24.04.2014 - 17:30
Location Université de Fribourg

Full day symposium on organic chemistry. 

«Frontiers in Organic Chemistry» and Werner Prize Lectures 2014, Department of Chemistry, University of Fribourg


Confirmed Speakers:

  • Prof. F. Dean Toste, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley (USA)
    «Enantioselective Catalysis with Cations and Anions»
  • Prof Clémence Corminboeuf, EPFL Lausanne
    «Pitfalls and Perils in DFT Land: A Survival Guide»
  • Prof. Jérôme Waser, EPFL Lausanne
    «Taming Hypervalent Bonds and Strained Rings for Catalysis and Synthesis»
  • Prof. Matthew Gaunt, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge (UK)
    «New activation modes for palldium-catalyzed aliphatic C–H bond functionalization»
  • Prof. Andreas Pfaltz, Department of Chemistry, University of Basel (Switzerland)
    «New catalysts and screening methods for asymmetric synthesis»
  • Prof. Erik J. Sorensen, Department of Chemistry, Princeton University (USA)
    «Taking Risks in Complex Synthesis Design»
  • Prof. Tobias Ritter, Department of Chemistry, Harvard University (USA)
    «Late-Stage Fluorination for PET Imaging»



Prof. Christian Bochet
Department of Chemistry
University of Fribourg
9 Ch. du Musée
1700 Fribourg
Phone: +41-26-300 8758