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Welcome to the Catalysis Division The Division has been established for Members of the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) who have a common interest, experience and/or training in the advancement of the knowledge and application of both heterogeneous and homogeneous chemical catalysis in Canada by encouragement of appropriate research and development in science and engineering.

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Professor Garry Rempel of University of Waterloo Passed Away at 74

The Catalysis Division of the Chemical Institute of Canada sadly announces the passing of its long-time leadership, former chair and past-chair of the Division, Professor Garry Rempel, who died on Friday, November 2, 2018 in Kitchener, Ontario.

In addition to his tremendous contributions from his research to the catalysis discipline, Garry was actively involved in services in national and international catalysis communities. He was the Chair of the Division from 2012 to 2014, and Past-Chair from 2014 to 2016.

Quoted from his obituary, "Garry received his B.Sc. and Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia, ...

26th NAM Calls for Submission

The 26th North American Catalysis Society Meeting will be held in Chicago, Illinois, USA from June 23 to 28, 2019. Now the organizing committee has made the website available for abstract submission and Kokes Award application. The Canadian Catalysis Division encourages graduate students from Canadian universities to apply for the Kokes Award. You can find the Kokes Award application form from
the 26th NAM official website
Those who have applied Kokes Award but are denied may receive travel support from the Canadian Catalysis Foundation (CCF). To ensure you may need support from CCF, everyone who applies for Kokes is required ...

The 12th Natural Gas Conversion Symposium is Accepting Submission
The Symposium is June 2-6, 2019 in San Antonio, TX

The Division encourages submissions from Canadian colleagues. ...

The North American Catalysis Society Calls for Nominations for Paul H. Emmett Award and Michel Boudart Award

The details of the nomination procedures can be found from the websites given below. The Division encourages you to consider nominating your colleagues who deserve the awards.

1) the Paul H Emmett Award in Fundamental Catalysis Catalysis. The deadline for nominations this year is September 28, 2018. Information on the award can be found here:

2) the Michel Boudart Award for the Advancement of Catalysis.
The deadline for nominations this year is November 9, 2018. Information on the award can be found here: http://nacatsoc.org/awards/boudart/7/ ...

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