2016 Symposium
​​​​​​​​On the occasion of the 150th Anniversary of the American University of Beirut and its Faculty of Arts & Sciences, the 2016 Makhlouf Haddadin Symposium was organized on Oct 20-21, 2016. Seven world-renowned chemists delivered plenary Makhlouf Haddadin Lectures during this symposium:

​Prof. Luisa De Cola​​Université de Strasbourg
​Prof. Mark J. Kurth
University of California-Davis
​Prof. Seth R. Marder
Georgia Institute of Technology
​Prof. Gerald Meyer
​University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
​Prof. Paul Weiss
​Prof. George M. Whitesides
Harvard University
​Prof. Samir Zard
Ecole Polytechnique

The Symposium

Public Talks

On Oct 19, 2016, Professor Seth R. Marder of Georgia Institute of Technology and Professor George Whitesides of Harvard University delivered public talks about their careers as professors.​

Gala Dinner

The 2016 Makhlouf Haddadin Symposium was concluded by a gala dinner at Prime 18 at Lancaster Plaza on October 21, 2016.​

Social Trips

We had the chance to show the visitors parts of Lebanon: Jeita Grotto, Harissa, Jbeil, Ksara Winery and Baalbeck Ruins.​