The Presidential Address and the Awards Ceremony of the 49th Annual Sessions and the 79th Anniversary Celebrations of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon will be held on 13th August 2020 from 8.30 am onwards at the Sri Lanka Foundation, Colombo 07. The Vice Chancellor of the University of Colombo, Professor Chandrika N Wijeyaratne will grace the occasion as the Chief Guest. The President of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon, Professor Priyani Paranagama will deliver the Presidential Address on this year’s theme “Shaping Careers of Chemists through the Advancement of Chemical Technology”.
The recipients of Ramakrishna Memorial Award, Dr S R Gunatilake, Kandiah Memorial Award for Applied Chemistry, Ms E A C Priyadarshani and Kandiah Memorial Graduateship Award, Ms T C T Peiris will deliver their lectures at the event. Prizes, scholarships and awards will be also presented to the All Island Inter-School Chemistry quiz winners, National Chemistry Olympiad Winners, students of the Graduateship In Chemistry Program of the College of Chemical Sciences and Long Service awardees of the Institute.
The Annual General Meeting for Corporate members of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon will commence at 12.30 pm at the auditorium of the Sri Lanka Foundation, Colombo 07.
Those who are unable to physically be present can join the webinar of the event using the link given below.