Students’ Chemistry Congress

Students’ Chemistry Congress

22-23 February 2014
University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City

The Philippine Association of Chemistry Students, Inc. will hold the Students’ Chemistry Congress this coming February 22-23, 2014 at the University of the Philippines Diliman. It will be a two-day event composed of symposium and poster presentation on the first day (February 22, Saturday) and an inter-collegiate chemistry quiz bee “PACSiklaban” on the second day (February 23, Sunday).

The symposium and poster presentation is open to all undergraduate chemistry students. The symposium consists of series of talks on role of chemistry in medicine. The poster presentation is open to all undergraduate studies related to chemistry. Call for abstract is until January 17, 2014. Interested participants may send their abstracts to Dr. Christina A. Binag, PACS, Inc. adviser, at, with the subject “Abstract for Poster Presentation – Students’ Chem Congress 2014”. The top 5 posters will be given the chance to orally present their studies. The senior author or chosen representative of the top 2 studies will be awarded with free registration fee for the 29th Philippine Chemistry Congress this April 9-11, 2014 at Naga City, Camarines Sur. 

The PACSiklaban, now on its 25th year, is an inter-collegiate chemistry quiz bee, designed to test the skills and knowledge of all participants from different colleges in the Philippines in Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry. 

Interested participants for the symposium and poster presentation may register online at For more information on the students’ chemistry congress visit PACS, Inc’s official facebook page at