ChemWeek 2022: Chemistry is the Central Science (14-15 Feb 2022)

14-15 February 2022
Streaming Live via YouTube

Attendance to the ICP ChemWeek 2022: Chemistry is the Central Science webinar is worth six (6) CPD Units for registered chemists and registered chemical technicians (CPD Accreditation No. CHM-2020-007-100).

In celebration of Chemistry Week 2022, ICP will host a webinar highlighting the importance of Chemistry as a central science. It will be providing topics on the importance of Chemistry Profession to our society and how the profession contribute to national progress, quality and productivity. It will also tackle topics on how Chemistry Professionals perform their duties and responsibilities based on the Chemistry Profession Act of the Philippines and ethical standards.

Event Schedule

Webinar Emcee: Ms. Priscilla Alice L. Samonte, RCh
Official Webinar Hashtag: #ChemWeek2022

14 February 2022 (Day 1)

Topic 1: Introduction to the ICP and the Chemistry Profession Law (RA 10657)
Lilibeth dlC Coo, PhD, RCh
Professor, Institute of Chemistry, University of the Philippines – Diliman
Treasurer, ICP

Topic 2: Meet the Board of Chemistry
Adoracion P. Resurreccion, PhD, RCh
Soledad S. Castañeda, PhD, RCh
Ma. Theresa C. Cayton, MSc, RCh
PRC Board of Chemistry

Topic 3: The Chemistry of Love ❤️
Nancy Lazaro-Llanos, PhD, RCh
Professor, De La Salle University

15 February 2022 (Day 2)

Topic 4: Panel Discussion on Careers in Chemistry
Industry – Corporate
Arjay C. Cubos, RCh
United Laboratories (Unilab), Inc.

Industry – Entrepreneurship
Paul Jon Mojica, RCh
Mojic’s Bukid

Government – Regulatory
Angelo S. Bugarin, RCh
Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority (FPA)

Government – Research
Annabelle V. Briones, PhD
DOST – Industrial Technology Development Institute (ITDI)

Academe – Teaching
Voltaire G. Organo, PhD, RCh
University of the Philippines – Manila

Academe – Research
Patrick John Y. Lim, PhD, RCh
University of San Carlos

Q&A Session Moderators:
Admer Rey C. Dablio, RCh
Ms. Priscilla Alice L. Samonte, RCh

Topic 5: The Ethical Responsibilities of the Chemistry Professional
Fabian M. Dayrit, PhD, RCh
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, Ateneo de Manila University
Academician, National Academy of Science and Technology
President, ICP

Click here to download the Event Schedule (PDF).

Registration

Registration is required to receive a certificate. Registration is free for active ICP Members.