Save the date: Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day

The ACID informs you about the latest chemical developments and innovations.


Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day


On behalf of the chemists of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area we invite you for your annual update on chemistry and innovation at the Amsterdam Chemistry Innovation Day (ACID) on 26 November 2021, 13.00 – 19.00 h.


We start with lunch and 3 plenary speakers:

Erik Rietkerk (CEO Argent Energy)

Ruud Koornstra (National Energie commissioner)

Annemieke Petrignani (MacGillavry Fellow at University of Amsterdam)


Topics at the parallel sessions include: Organic waste valorization, Infrastructure for circular industry, skills for future chemists, socio- techno- economical challenges towards circularity, spin-off from cultural heritage research.


The ACID informs you about the latest chemical developments and innovations. You will meet chemists from companies (from startup and SME to multinational) and academia, students as well as representatives of the Topsector Chemistry and National funding agency NWO. A great opportunity to find potential partners, research funding and/or future employees to accelerate your business.


Organizing committee

Monalisa Goswami, on behalf of ILCA

Niek Persoon, on behalf of Amsterdam Green Campus

Marcel Gorris, on behalf of Port of Amsterdam

Willem Fokkema, on behalf of ILCA

Marcel Bartels, on behalf of UvA


Friday 26 November 2021


13:00 – 19.00 uur


Science Park 904, Amsterdam


Companies, industry, research

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