The Pursuit of Dreams over 50 Years: Dr. Ei-ichi Negishi

January 26, 2012 - January 26, 2012
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Dr. Ei-ichi Negishi, Herbert C. Brown Distinguished Professor of Organic Chemistry at Purdue University, received the 2010 Nobel Prize for discovering the Negishi Coupling, a cross coupling reaction in organic chemistry. In this special program, Dr. Negishi speaks about the importance of finding a field in which one is interested, and making a continuous effort to achieve one’s goals. Dr. Negishi will share his own experiences about the continued efforts that led to his long-coveted prize.

Followed by a reception.

$14/$10 Japan Society members, seniors & students

Buy Tickets Online or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. – Fri. 11 am – 6 pm, Weekends 11 am – 5 pm.

This program is supported by Mitsubishi International Corporation, Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.) Inc., Sumitomo Corporation of America, ITOCHU International Inc., and Marubeni America Corporation.

Hotel accommodations are provided by The Kitano New York.


  • Jan 26, 2012 at 6:30 pm