Below you can find the lectures of CHAINS 2020 that can be viewed again. Please note that you will be directed to the CHAINS 2020 platform. This platform is only accessible for users that registered for CHAINS 2020. Registration is no longer possible. 

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Watch plenary speakers

Watch keynote speakers

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Watch focus session talks

Below you can find which talks of which focus sessions are available. Read the instructions to skip through videos.


Watch the following parallel session talks

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Chemistry of Life

Chemistry of Materials

Chemical Conversion

Fundamentals and Methods of Chemistry


Biomolecular interactions & Folding

Bio-Organic chemistry

Biophysics in chemistry



Medicinal chemistry

Novel bioanalytics

Structural biology



Nanomaterials I

Soft matter

Gilles Timmermans
TU/e: Albert Schenning


Polymer chemistry

Jules Stouten
MU: Katrien Bernaerts
Sybren Schoustra
WUR: Maarten Smulders

Interaction fundamentals

Willem Noteborn
LUMC: Thomas Sharp

Novel optoelectronic materials

Nanomaterials II


New Electrocatalysis

New Feedstock


New Reactivity & Mechanisms


Analytical chemistry

Computational & theoretical chemistry



Computation Chemistry & Heterogeneous Catalysis

Systems/Sustainable Chemistry

Instructions for focus and parallel sessions

We made this page to help you find what you want to see. Above, you can find all sessions and the subsequent presentations that are available. If a session or presentation is not listed on this page, it is not available. 

You can directly enter the sessions via the links above. Please note that you will be directed to the CHAINS 2020 platform for which you need to login with your CHAINS account. You can also navigate on the platform using the programme there. However, only the above listed content is available.

Find the right presentation
Once you are in a focus or parallel session, the video of one of the presentations of the session will start playing. You can skip presentations by using the buttons indicated below. If you do not see the buttons, only one video is available in the session.