Symposium Schedule

24th of October

from 15.00 -18.20

Irchel Campus Y03 G 95

15:00 The life and accomplishments of Albert Hofmann
15:10 Sarah Keller (University of Basel, Constable/Housecroft Group)
"Luminescent Copper(I) Complexes in Light-Emitting Devices: A New Era of Enlightenment"
15:30 Eric Helfrich (ETH Zurich, Piel Group)
Bacterial Small Talk and How to Trans-AT it"
15:50 Andrés García Domínguez (University of Zurich, Nevado Group)
"Nickel-Catalyzed Selective Carbofunctionalizations of Multiple Bonds"
16:10 Cyril Piemontesi (EPFL, Zhu Group)
"Interplay between Strategic Design and Cascade Reaction in the Total Synthesis of Indole Alkaloids"
16:30 Coffee break

Main lecture:
Prof. Dr. Wilfred A. van der Donk (University of Illinois, USA)
"Biosynthesis and Engineering of Cyclic Peptide Antibiotics"

Award ceremony

18:20 close