The East Central Illinois ACS Undergraduate Research Conference is annual event held in the fall that provides undergraduates involved in research in the chemical sciences with an opportunity to present their research.
The 3rd Annual ECI ACS Undergraduate Research Conference was held on November 17th, 2018 in the Illini Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL. This conference featured two poster sessions and two oral presentations sessions. Over 60 undergraduates representing 13 institutions presented their work at this event!
The 4th Annual ECI ACS Undergraduate Research Conference will take place on Saturday, November 16th, 2019 in the Illini Union at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Be sure to check our website and Facebook page for updates regarding the details of this event!
This event is co-hosted by the UIUC Undergraduate Student Chapter, the ECI Women Chemists Committee at UIUC, the ECI Younger Chemists Committee, and the SACNAS chapter at UIUC. While this conference is sponsored by the ECI section of the American Chemical Society, you do not have to be a member of the ACS to present.
We are pleased to present the full 2018 program.
Abstract submission deadline
Acceptance emails are sent out
Judge and volunteer registration deadline
Attendee registration deadline
November 16, 2019
1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801
*subject to change
10:00 Opening Remarks
11:00 Poster Session 1
12:00 Lunch and Networking Break
1:30 Poster Session 2
2:30 Oral Presentations Session 2
3:30 Awards Ceremony
Registration for the 4th Annual ECI ACS Undergraduate Research Conference will open in September 2019.
ECI Outstanding Oral Presentation Awards
2018 Undergraduate Research Conference
2017 Undergraduate Research Conference
2016 Undergraduate Research Conference: