46th Midwest
39th Great Lakes
Joint Regional ACS Meeting

Solutions for a Changing World
Celebrating the International Year of Chemistry

October 19-22, 2011
Saint Louis, MO

Technical program
Undergrad programming
Special events/awards/nominations
Exposition & sponsorships
Getting here/Venue
Area activities

You can also submit an abstract and make a room reservation from here. The buttons below will take you where you need to go (external websites).

link to abstract submission site

Abstracts will be accepted through this portal until 11 pm CDT on August 24th.

link to room reservation site

To get the MWRM/GLRM rate (subject to availability), place your reservation through this portal by October 7th (note the extended deadline). The convention rate is not guaranteed after that date.


You have three ways to register for the
Midwest/Great Lakes Regional Meeting.

Reduced fees apply for early registration if you register online (option 1) by September 30th or if your registration form (option 2) is received by fax or mail by September 30th.

go to ACS meeting registration website (1) Register at the secure ACS meeting registration website. Don’t forget to select the special events you would like to attend while you are here.
print registration form to fax or mail (2) Print and fill in the registration form, then mail or fax it to national ACS (instructions for submitting are embedded in the form).
print registration form and bring it with you to the meeting (3) If time runs out for advance registration, the third way is on-site registration when you arrive at the meeting. Full registration fees for your attendee category will apply. You can save time at the registration table by printing and filling in the registration form and bringing it with you.

Registration fees

(until Sep 30)
Late (after Sep 30)
or on site
ACS member
Graduate student
Undergraduate student
Precollege teacher
High school student
50-year ACS member

Special event fees

  with registration
at any time
Sci-Mix (Oct 19, 7–9 pm)
Diversity Luncheon* (Oct 20, 12–1:30 pm)
Awards Reception (Oct 20, 6–7 pm)
Awards Banquet* (Oct 20, 7–9 pm)
  for HS teachers, HS and UG students*
Box lunch roundtable (Oct 21, 12–1:30 pm)
*You can attend these events even if you decide not to register for general admission. Fill out this event-only registration form instead of the full meeting form (be sure to make your menu selections), and submit it as directed.

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Help celebrate the International Year of Chemistry! If you’re a native or permanent resident of a country other than the United States, prepare a poster showcasing research, the chemical industry, or chemistry education practices in your homeland. The posters will remain on display throughout the meeting.

You can educate others about your home country and earn a $25 rebate of your registration fee. Send a brief email describing your poster idea to iyc_posters@mwrm2011.org for all the details, and we’ll have an easel waiting for you! The first 15 posters accepted qualify for the registration rebate.

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