Venue:                        University of Lagos, Nigeria

Date:                            3rd-6th March 2019



Overview: The symposium will bring together high profile and reputable international professionals and Researchers as keynote and invited speakers to share some recent developments on the broad topics highlighting the role of Chemists and Chemistry in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The entire global community is in a race to save the planet earth from environmental damage, degradation, and devastation occasioned by anthropogenic activities. It is imperative Chemical Scientists of all strata play vital roles in the attainment of these goals. Therefore, the need for advancement of innovative research design, execution, implementation of an implementation and exhibition for sustainability cannot be overemphasized.

The major sub-themes of the Symposium include:
• Green and Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy/ Pharmacology
• Waste management, Reduction, Recycling and Reuse
• Bio-resources Applications
• Catalysis
• Photochemistry
• Pollution Assessment, Control and Monitoring
• Industrial and Environmental Sustainable Chemistry
• Phytochemistry, Natural Products and Medicinal Chemistry
• Innovative Science, Technology for sustainability
• Water Research for municipal sustenance
• Renewable Energy Chemistry
• Analytical Chemistry
• Agrochemistry (or Agricultural Chemistry)
• Organic and Inorganic Chemistry
• Chemical Science Education and Technology
• Nanoscience and Nanotechnology etc.

25 July 2018- First Announcement/Abstract submission begins
19 December 2018- Deadline for Abstract Submission
08 August 2018- Early registration begins
31 October 2018- Deadline for early bird registration
01 November 2018- Late bird registration begins
03 March 2019- Arrival of participants
06 March 2019- Departure of participants

Registration fee and details

Interested participants, should send their enquiries, interest to participate and abstract (as email attachment) to the email:
ACS members Early bird    N10, 000
ACS members Late bird    N12,000
ACS non-members Early bird    N12,000
ACS non-members Late bird    N15,000
Industrialists Early bird    N20,000
Industrialists Late bird    N25,000
Foreign participants Students    $150 (or its Naira equivalent)
Accompanying Person    N3,500

Bank Account For Payment
The Bank Account details are as follows:
Bank Account Beneficiary Name: AMERICAN CHEM. SC. ASSOC. OF NIG. Bank Name: GTBank plc
Bank Account No: 0239048782 (For Naira) and 0239048799 (For Dollar).

Dr. Tolulope M. Fasina
(Lagos Representative)
Department of Chemistry,
University of Lagos, Akoka Yaba.
Lagos, Nigeria


Prof. J.A. Obaleye
(Chairman, ACS Nig.)
Department of Chemistry,
University of Ilorin, Ilorin,
Kwara State, Nigeria.

Tel.: +2348033582048

Prof. F. A. Adekola
(Vice-Chairman, ACS Nigeria Chapter)
Department of Industrial Chemistry,
University of Ilorin, Ilorin,
Kwara State, Nigeria.

Tel: +2348067332320

Dr. Edu Inam (Assistant Professor & Director, International Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability Research (ICEESR) Department of Chemistry, University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

Email: Tel.: +2347062404480; +2348181750861


Dr. O. Atolani

(LOC Secretary)
Department of Chemistry, University of Ilorin,
Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria

Tel: +2348034467136