Events

Joseph Priestley Society Lectures and Networking Receptions

Joseph Priestley

Portrait of Joseph Priestley, attributed to Ozias Humphrey (British, 1742–1810). The Chemists’ Club Collection, CHF Collections. Photo by Will Brown.

The Joseph Priestley Society (JPS) promotes a deeper understanding of science, technology, and industry, with an emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship. Speakers are leaders from a wide variety of large and small chemical companies and the financial, consulting, and academic communities.

Upcoming JPS events

  • January 8, 2015 | Register now
    Ed Richman, President, Richman Chemical Inc.
    “Richman Chemical; One Entrepreneur’s Story”

  • February 12, 2015 | Register now
    Steven M. Pozzi, COO, Brenntag North America
    “Innovation in Chemical Distribution”


  • March 12, 2015 | Register now
    Jeffery A. Johnson, Professor, Department of History, Villanova University
    “The Great War and the German Chemical Industry: Origins of the Dual-Use Dilemma”

  • April 9, 2015 | Register now
    Anthony Stonis, President, Cardolite Corporation
    “Cardolite’s China Joint Venture Story: A Pitch for the Movie and Book Rights”

Please e-mail jps@chemheritage.org for more information.

Become a Robert Boyle Society member and receive complimentary admission—for you and up to three guests—to all JPS events!

Audio recordings of selected past talks, along with full program information, can be found on the pages listed below.

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