Advanced Materials: Stories of Innovation
On February 22, 2012, CHF and Discover magazine presented Advanced Materials: Stories of Innovation, a symposium about what drives and nurtures material innovation today, and how these cutting-edge materials are woven into the fabric of our daily lives.
Ivan Amato, author of Stuff: The Materials the World Is Made Of, led a lively discussion with six industry experts:
- Thomas M. Connelly, Jr.
Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, DuPont
- Ryan Dirkx
Vice President, Research and Development, Arkema Inc.
- Mark Doriski
Global Intermediates Technology Manager, ExxonMobil Chemical Company
- Gregory Nelson
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Eastman Chemical Company
- Christopher D. Pappas
President and CEO, Styron
- A. N. Sreeram
Vice President, Research and Development, Advanced Materials Division, The Dow Chemical Company
See Tom Tritton’s blog post, “Material Girl,” for reflections on this symposium.
||This symposium was presented in partnership with Discover magazine, CHF’s media partner.
This event was made possible with generous support from the following: