Author: Adminstrative Coordinator

Plan to attend the ACPBC Annual General Meeting

October 25, 2019 Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver BC Room 7000 (Earl and Jennie Lohn Policy Room) Room Open at 16:30 Call to Order 17:00 Meeting Scheduled 17:00-19:00 Annual General Meeting The AGM is open to all ACPBC members and will include: the business of electing the Directors and Officers;…

Proposed revisions to the BC Field Sampling Manual

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy has posted additionals and revisions to the BC Field Sampling Manual concerning ambient air monitoring protocols. All of the documentation proposed for inclusion can be found at the BC Field Sampling Manual website at: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/research-monitoring-reporting/monitoring/laboratory-standards-quality-assurance/bc-field-sampling-manual. Input form stakeholders on these proposed changes are invited before November 22,…

Plan to attend the ACPBC Annual General Meeting and pre-AGM conference

October 26, 2018 Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre 515 West Hasting Street, Vancouver BC Room 7000 (Earl and Jennie Lohn Policy Room) Pre-AGM discussion on Chemistry in BC: Sectors and Careers 14:00 – 14:45     The chemistry sector in BC Do we have one? We can certainly identify chemistry and chemists within a very wide range…

2018 ACPBC Undergraduate Student Scholarship

The ACPBC Undergraduate Student Scholarship, in the amount of $1000, is awarded annually to an ACPBC student member enrolled in third or fourth year of an undergraduate Chemistry program at a British Columbia university.  The award is equally based on academic performance in all completed Chemistry courses and service to the Chemistry profession.The application deadline…

AGM and ProD Workshop

Annual General Meeting Friday, October 23, 2015 Room Open at 16:30 Call to Order 17:00 Meeting Scheduled: 17:00-19:00   Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre 515 West Hasting Street, Vancouver BC Room 7000 (Earl and Jennie Lohn Policy Room) In addition to contributing to building a strong and relevant professional association for Chemists in BC, this…

SABCS Conference & Workshop in September

The Fifth Annual SABCS Conference and Workshop on Contaminated Sites September 23 and 24, 2015 The Conference this year has 22 submitted papers and the Workshop features international speakers, including a return visit by John Wilson of Scissortail Environmental Solutions.  The Workshop title this year is Current Approaches to Site Assessment and Application of Monitored…

Nobel Prize-winning chemist Dr. Richard Shrock speaking in Vancouver and Victoria

Dr. Richard Shrock will be speaking about his role in elucidating the catalytic reaction that led to a Nobel Prize in 2005. Vancouver Details: May 19th at 12:45 pm UBC – Chemistry B Block, Room B250 Victoria Details: May 21st at 11:30 am UVic – BWC A104 Click here for further details.

Presentation by Dr. Robie Macdonald – Monday March 23

  The Vancouver Island Section of the Chemical Institute of Canada is hosting a special guest presentation by Dr. Robie Macdonald entitled: The Arctic Ocean: a place where geography meets chemistry Monday, March 23 at 5:00pm University of Victoria – room ECS 125 (Engineering & Computer Science building) Robie Macdonald is a renowned ocean chemist…