ACS Orlando Local Section

Representing Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole,
Sumter, and Volusia Counties

Elections for 2019 Officers!

The modified election schedule is listed below.  Please note that the first electronic ballot sent out from the Secretary's UCF email address should be deleted, and will not be used due to the fact that many members could not receive the link.  Please respond to the second electronic ballot emailed out on 11/02/18.  Let the Chair know if you have any concerns or issues: Officers.

Many thanks to all the candidates for offering to serve the Section in an officer role. 

Consider serving as an officer for 2019. 

October 1                    Call for nominations (and paper ballots)
October 15                  Deadline for receipt of nominations, including biographical information
November 2                Mailing ballots and voting opens
November 19              Voting closed

December 1                Certify election results with ACS National 

Nov 17 Planning for Orlando Section Activities for the National Meeting

Bring your ideas to the next meeting: Sat Nov 17 11:00am-12:30pm at the Blue Heron Restaurant at The Great Outdoors in Titusville.  

Please look for the email call for interest and disseminate that to your contacts.  Please also think about the small details - giveaways, activities at the two booths, and the reception.  

The executive committee will meet immediately following the planning meeting. 

Dec 1 Annual Awards Banquet

  ACS Orlando Section Annual Awards Banquet

Saturday, December 1


You are cordially invited to attend The Orlando Section’s annual awards banquet on Saturday, December 1 from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at the Big Fin Seafood Kitchen restaurant at 8046 Via Dellagio Way, Orlando 32819 (


The event will begin with a social that will include hors d’oeuvres.  A cash bar will be available.  The lunch cost will be $27/person, tax and gratuity included.  Following lunch, we will recognize outstanding individuals for their achievements in the field of chemistry.


To make your reservation, please email or call Dr. Darlene Slattery, or 321-632-2535. These must be made by November 26, 2018.   In addition to the number of people attending, please include names so that we can provide name tags. 



American Chemical Society Orlando Section

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Nov 3 at 11:00 AM - Monday, Nov 19 5:00 PM
Saturday, Nov 17 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday, Nov 17 at 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday, Dec 1 at 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM