November 14, 2017 – FMC Event

FMC Tower Sustainability Tour
and Student Poster Symposium

An opportunity for students and faculty to showcase their work and network with academic and industrial colleagues. Poster presentations in all areas of chemical engineering with a sustainability focus will be considered.

FMC Tower is a 49-story, 730-foot tall luxury mixed-use skyscraper that combining iconic architecture with state-of-the-art engineering and LEED-based sustainable design. FMC Tower is situated at the confluence of Philadelphia’s major thoroughfares and offers quick access to Amtrak’s 30th Street Station.

FMC Corporation is a specialty company serving agricultural, industrial, and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications, and quality products. FMC employs approximately 6,000 people worldwide, and operates three business segments: Agricultural Solutions, Health and Nutrition, and Lithium.


Tuesday November 14, 2017


5:00-6:30 PM Student Poster Presentations, Networking, and hors d’oeuvres
6:30-7:00 PM FMC Sustainability Presentation
7:00-7:30 PM FMC Tower Tour


FMC Tower
2929 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Registration Fee:

Professionals: $20 for Non-members and guests, $15 for DVS Members, Free for FMC Employees
Students: Free for poster presenters (submit abstract below) and $5 for other students

Registration Details and Deadline:

Poster Abstract Submission  – Deadline: October 20, 2017 – Extended

Please confirm your attendance no later than Friday November 10, 2017.

For poster submission questions contact Zenaida Otero Gephardt (
For general questions contact Ted Heron (