151125 Novartis ChemistryLectureDay2016

Novartis Chemistry Lecture Day

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Horburg Auditorium, WKL-430.3.20
Müllheimerstrasse 195
4057 Basel

Novartis Celebrates Frontiers in Chemistry and is pleased to announce a day of excellent lectures on “Total Synthesis of Natural Products” and on “Late Stage Functionalization”.


Morning Session: Total Synthesis of Natural Products
Chair: Dr. Peter von Matt
08:30h   Opening Remarks
08:45h   Prof. Mohammad Movassaghi, MIT Cambridge, USA
09:45h   Coffee Break
10:15h   Prof. Tohru Fukuyama, Nagoya University, Japan
11:15h   Prof. Brian M. Stoltz, CIT Pasadena, USA

Afternoon Session: Late Stage Functionalization
Chair: Dr. Fabrice Gallou
14:00h   Prof. Varinder K. Aggarwal, University of Bristol, UK
15:00h   Prof. Cristina Nevado, University of Zürich
16:00h   Coffee Break
16:30h   Prof. Eric N. Jacobsen, Harvard University, USA
17:30h   Apéro

Please note that seating capacity in the Horburg Auditorium is limited. Therefore, if you plan to attend, please register by sending an email by Friday, January 15th, 2016 to .
Organizing committee:
Guido Koch, Fabrice Gallou, Florian Kleinbeck, Peter von Matt


David Spichiger, SCS