Brief History of Conference Series

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To improve chemistry-related interdisciplinary activities, Chemical Society of Pakistan annually organizes ‘’National and International Chemistry Conference” in different universities of Pakistan. The ‘’1st National Chemistry conference’’ was held in 1989 at university of Peshawar. The 1st International and 11th National Chemistry Conference” was held in 10-14 April 2001 at the same University. The most recent “27th National and 15th International Chemistry Conference” was held in 22-25 August 2016 at University of Malakand.

Through this conference series, an interdisciplinary forum to expose and discuss innovative theories, frameworks, methodologies, tools, and applications as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of chemical sciences is provided to young scholars and researchers.  Many of the life-improving needs of our country in areas such as health and medicine, food and agriculture, energy and the environment is heavily dependent on advancement in chemical knowledge. Our strength in chemistry research is an asset we must nurture by encouraging scientific gatherings to discuss the issues and accomplishments in the field of Chemical Sciences. In addition, these conferences also include keynote lectures which are delivered by prominent scientists and experts, addressing key challenges facing our society today, such as creating and securing supplies of energy and food, improving and maintaining accessible health, and developing and ensuring the sustainable management of water and air quality.