Swiss Summer School 2021

Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry


14:00 - 12:00


Meeting place

Eurotel Victoria, Les Diablerets

This edition of the Summer Schools on Trends in Organic Synthesis is focused on catalysis and sustainability, with input lectures by experts from academia and industry, poster sessions, student presentations, and guest-lectures on topics of general interest.

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The team of Summer School Lecturers is built from experts in different areas of catalysis and sustainability, representing different academic institutions (Caltech, Princeton, Ben Gurion University, the University of Bern, and ETH Zürich). In addition, lectures presented by researchers from Syngenta, Siegfried, Merck Sigma Aldrich, Novartis and IBM Research will illustrate the importance of synthesis, catalysis and sustainability in industry.


Scientific Committee and Chairs:
- Prof. Bill Morandi, ETH Zürich
- Prof. Jérôme Waser, EPFL Lausanne

Organizing Committee:
- Dr. Marie Francine Lagadec, NCCR Catalysis
- Dr. Hans Peter Lüthi, SCS Foundation



PD Dr. Hans Peter Lüthi
ETH Zürich
Laboratory of Physical Chemistry
Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 2
8093 Zürich

+41 44 632 21 05

David Spichiger
Swiss Chemical Society (SCS)
House of Academies
PO Box
3001 Bern

+41 31 306 92 91

Languages: English