09.00 Welcome Coffee
09.30 Opening of the symposium, welcome message
Prof. Bruno Therrien, University of Neuchâtel, Chair of the Spring Meeting 2018
Prof. Kilian Stoffel, Rector of the University of Neuchâtel
09.45 Prof. Leroy Cronin, University of Glasgow, UK
«Combining Robotics and Artificial Intelligence for Search & Discovery in Chemical Space»
10.45 Prof. Thomas Ward, University of Basel, Switzerland
«Artificial Metalloenzymes: Challenges and Opportunities»
11.45 Werner Prize 2018 ceremony and lecture
Prof. Sandra Luber, University of Zurich
«Advanced computational approaches for bio-inspired water splitting»
12.30 Lunch
13.00 SCS General Assembly
13.30 Prof. Jean-Pierre Sauvage, University of Strasbourg, France
«From Chemical Topology to Molecular Machines»
14.30 Prof. Takashi Kato, University of Tokyo, Japan
«Supramolecular Assemblies and Nanostructured Liquid Crystals for Future Materials»
15.30 Coffee Break
16.00 Prof. Peng Yin, Wyss Institute, Harvard University, USA
«Molecular Programming with DNA/RNA»
17.00 Aperitif