Session CT 6.1

Introductive Thematic Lectures


Low carbon chemistry, interdisciplinary science, digitalization


Speakers ​​

  • Symposium Honorary Lecture: THL: Jean JOUZEL (Nobel Peace Prize 2007-GIEC, LSCE, CEA-CNES-UVSQ, Gif-sur-Yvette, FR) 

  • KN: Pedong YANG (Department of Chemistry, S. K. and Angela Chan Distinguished Chair in Energy, U-Berkeley, USA) 

  • IL: Jean-Marc OLLAGNIER (Group Chief Executive of Accenture's Resources operating group, Paris, FR) 

Chair person 

  • Carolyn RIBES (Dow Benelux, NL)


The chemical industry is the key enabler for sustainable solutions. Society should understand this and chemists should take the responsibility and be proud to work on these solutions for a better world. We “academia and industry” in a permanent exchange will be key innovative actors for filling the future needs of mankind and will be catalyzing sustainable economy development in all sectors of activity such as, for example access to resources, mobility and well-being.