Events at a glance

(Dates and locations will be available in February 2016)

The ECS Lecture

1700h | Monday
Presented By: Christian Amatore, Ecole Normale Supérieure
Seeing, Measuring and Understanding Vesicular Exocytosis of Neurotransmitters

Society Awards

Henry B. Linford Award for Distinguished Teaching
Awarded to: John Scully, University of Virginia

Vittorio de Nora Award
Awarded to: Ralph White, University of South Carolina

Division Awards

ECS Electronics and Photonics Division Award
Awarded to: Michael Shur, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

ECS Energy Technology Division Research Award
Awarded to: Thomas Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee, Oak Ridge National Lab

Energy Technology Division Supramaniam Srinivasan Young Investigator Award
Awarded to: Prabeer Barpanda, Indian Institute of Science

Energy Technology Division Graduate Student Award
Awarded to: Matthew Genovese, University of Toronto

ECS Industrial Electrochemistry and Electrochemical Engineering Division Student Achievement Award
Awarded to: Regis P. Dowd, Jr., University of Kansas

ECS High Temperature Materials Division J. Bruce Wagner, Jr. Award
Awarded to: Sean Bishop, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Featured Events

Sunday Evening Get Together
1730-1930h | Sunday
All meeting attendees are welcome to attend this informal get-together to kick start the week with tasty desserts and ample networking.

Session Chair Orientation
0700h | Monday
Session Chairs, Division Members, and Symposium Organizers are encouraged to attend to ensure they are best prepared for their role in the meeting and to learn helpful information about future meetings.

Student and General Poster Session
1800h | Tuesday and Wednesday
Hall H – Convention Center
After a long day of technical sessions it’s time to stretch out your legs and enjoy a complimentary cold drink while walking the exhibit floor and appraising the posters. The student poster award winners will be announced Wednesday at 1800h.

Student Mixer
1830-2030h | Monday
Always one of the most popular events of the meeting this is a must for all student attendees! Add a ticket to your meeting registration or contact for more information.
*ticketed event

Annual Society Business Meeting and Luncheon
1215-1400h | Tuesday
*ticketed event

Free the Science 5K run and 1 mile walk
Date & Time TBD
Join us for an invigorating morning in support of ECS’s Open Access initiative! Pre-registration is required.
*ticketed event

Industrial Electrochemistry & Electrochemical Engineering Division Luncheon and Business Meeting
1215-1400h | Monday
*ticketed event

Physical & Analytical Electrochemistry Division Luncheon and Business Meeting
1215-1400h | Monday
*ticketed event

Organic & Biological Electrochemistry Division Luncheon and Business Meeting
1215-1400h | Wednesday
*ticketed event

Energy Technology Division Reception and Business Meeting
1800-2000h | Wednesday
*ticketed event

Educational and Career Development

Short Courses: These all-day classes are designed to provide any attendee, from students to the seasoned professional, with an in-depth education on a wide range of topics. Taught by seasoned professionals, and longtime ECS members, these classes are an excellent opportunity for personalized instruction. For more information please contact

  • Short Course #1: Basic Corrosion for Electrochemists
    By: L. Garfias-Mesias
  • Short Course #2: Fundamentals of Electrochemistry
    By: J. Noel
  • Short Course #3: Advanced Impedance Spectroscopy
    By: M Orazem
  • Short Course #4: Hydrodynamic Electrochemistry Using Rotating Electrodes
    By: L. Sun
  • Short Course #5: Nanobiosensors
    By: A. Simonian

Professional development workshops are offered to provide attendees with an opportunity to enhance networking and career search skills. As a two-part series, individuals are encouraged to attend both sessions to walk away with a well-rounded and renewed outlook. The following workshops are free to all meeting registrants.

  • Professional Development Workshop: Part 1 | Essential Elements for Employment Success
  • Professional Development Workshop: Part 2 | Resume Review
  • Panel of Professionals