The 28th Biennial ORCS Meeting

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ORCS 28th Conference

The Organic Reactions Catalysis Society cordially invites you to our 28th biennial meeting, to be held at the One Ocean Resort and Spa in Jacksonville, Florida, March 29 – April 2, 2020.


ORCS will be accepting award nomination through 2019. Please contact to find out more.

2020 Paul N. Rylander Award Sponsored by BASF

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This Award is administered by ORCS and generously funded by BASF.

2020 Murray Raney Award Sponsored by W.R. Grace and Co.

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This Award is administered by ORCS and generously funded by Grace Catalysts Technologies.

2020 Robert Augustine Award Sponsored by ORCS

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2019 Robert Augustine Award Sponsored by ORCS

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2020 Malz Award Sponsored by ORCS

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Conference Details

Conference Flier

Submit Abstract - Deadline October 15, 2019

Download Abstract Submission Form

Send completed abstract for review to

Registration Information

Registration Opens October 15, 2019.

Early bird registration ends December 31, 2019. All rates include coffee breaks, cocktail receptions, and awards banquet:

Early Bird Registration: $650

Standard Registration:$750

Student/Post-Doc Early Bird Registration: $200

Student/Post-Doc Standard Registration: $250

Retiree: $225

Exhibitor: $1350 (includes a Standard Registration fee)

Additional Staff for Exhibitor (no access to technical presentations): $300

Exhibitor Information and Registration

Sponsorship Information

Conference Topics

  • Biomass Oxidation
  • Electrocatalysis and Photocatalysis
  • Polymers for Medical Applications
  • Specialty Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
  • Sustainable and Green Chemistry
  • Advances in Base Metal Catalysis
  • Characterization, Mechanistic and Deactivation Pathways

Important Dates

  • Awards Notifications: 15 October 2019
  • Abstract Submission Due: 15 October 2019
  • Conference Registration Opens: 15 October 2019
  • Abstract Acceptance Notification: 15 November 2019
  • Conference Dates: 29 March – 2 April 2020
  • Venue : One Ocean Resort and Spa, Jacksonville, FL USA

Visitor Information

Conference Travel

Golf Outing

A golf outing is planned for Sunday, March 29, 2020 at Queen’s Harbor Yacht and Country Club. Please contact  for more details.

Award Winners

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