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ACS national meeting online press conferences begin Monday, March 14

American Chemical Society

All press conferences from the American Chemical Society's (ACS') 251st National Meeting & Exposition in San Diego will be accessible via YouTube streaming webcasts starting on Monday, March 14, at 9 a.m. PDT. The link is

Anyone can view the press conferences, but to chat online, you must first sign in with a Google account.

The conferences will take place all day Monday, March 14, 2016 and Tuesday, March 15, 2016. They will end at about noon on Wednesday, March 16, 2016.

The press conference videos also will be available online after the briefings at

If you are planning to tweet about the meeting, use the hashtag #ACSSanDiego and follow @ACSpressroom and @ACSNatlMtg for updates.

If you have questions or need help accessing the press conferences online, contact us anytime at Through March 11, 2016 we will be reachable at 202-872-6042; from March 12-15, we will be reachable at San Diego ACS Press Center from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on March 16, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 619-525-6215.


The American Chemical Society is a nonprofit organization chartered by the U.S. Congress. With more than 158,000 members, ACS is the world's largest scientific society and a global leader in providing access to chemistry-related research through its multiple databases, peer-reviewed journals and scientific conferences. Its main offices are in Washington, D.C., and Columbus, Ohio.

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