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Centennial Seminar Speakers

Fall 2024

August 23 – Nick Clausi: ExxonMobil, Vice President of Research

August 30 – Patrick Bastek: Novartis, Vice President-Cell and Gene Therapy Technical R&D

September 6 – Arun Yethiraj: University of Wisconsin-Madison, V.W. Melodie-Bascom Professor of Chemistry

September 13 – Jorge Pikunic: VPI Power (UK Energy Company), Chief Executive Officer

September 20 – Charles Jones: Pfizer, Senior Director-Platform & Early Commercial Strategy Lead, mRNA Commercial Strategy & Innovation

September 27 – Harry (Hal) Lawton: Tractor Supply, President & CEO

October 4 – Quint Barefoot: Info-Gel, LLC, CEO

October 18 – Dave Sehgal: CSL Behring Biotherapies for Life, Vice President of Manufacturing & Site Head

October 25 – Tonya Peeples: Penn State University, Hard & Inge Marcus Dean of Engineering

November 8 – Catherine Fromen: University of Delaware, Associate Professor

November 15 – Elizabeth Wilder: Procter and Gamble, R&D Director-Principal Scientist

November 22 – Tom├ís Carbonell: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Deputy Assistant Administrator for Stationary Sources

Completed-Spring 2024

April 26 Srinivas Siripurapu: Prysmian Group, Chief Innovation Officer and Chief R&D Officer

April 19 Matthew Gebbie: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Conway Assistant Professor

April 12 James Semler: Merck, Principal Scientist in the Materials and Biophysical Characterization Group

April 5 Arthi Jayaraman: University of Delaware, Professor

March 29 Srinivasa Raghavan: University of Maryland, Professor

February 29 Admiral Daryl L. Caudle: United States Navy, Commander-U.S. Fleet Forces Command

February 23 Julie Wiloughby: CIRC/Blue Hummingbird, Senior Scientific Advisor/Chief Innovation Officer

February 16 Jonathan Conway: Princeton University, Assistant Professor

February 9 John Weidner: University of Cincinnati, Dean of Engineering and Applied Science

February 8 Stacey Orlandi: Chevron Renewable Energy Group, Senior Vice President-Manufacturing

February 2 Kenny Mineart: Bucknell University, Associate Professor

January 26 John Wolf: Spectrum Plastics Group (DuPont), President and CEO

January 19 Billy Bardin: DOW, Global Climate Transition Director

January 12April Kloxin: University of Delaware, Professor