Heritage Day 2020

Awards
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
4:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Science History Institute
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. DATE TBD.

Heritage Day is the Science History Institute’s annual celebration of the achievements and promise of the sciences and technologies that shape material culture and innovation.

Festivities will include the presentation of the following awards:

  • Othmer Gold Medal

    Dame Carol Robinson

    Dr. Lee’s Professor of Chemistry, University of Oxford

     
  • Richard J. Bolte Sr. Award for Supporting Industries

    Steven Holland

    Former Chief Executive Officer, Brenntag AG

     
  • American Institute of Chemists Gold Medal

    Peter J. Stang

    Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, University of Utah

     

Program

 

3:45 p.m.

Registration

4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Adopt-a-Collection Talk and Reception

Enjoy an exclusive look at our rare books, fine art, manuscripts, and photographs; meet the curators of the Institute’s collections; and take advantage of the opportunity to “adopt” the displayed items or contribute to their preservation.

6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

Dinner and Awards Presentation

Othmer Gold Medal

Dame Carol Robinson

Dr. Lee’s Professor of Chemistry, University of Oxford

Richard J. Bolte Sr. Award for Supporting Industries

Steven Holland

Former Chief Executive Officer, Brenntag AG

Please note: The cost of tickets covers meals only and is not a tax deductible contribution.



 

Heritage Day 2020 Sponsors*

The Science History Institute gratefully acknowledges the generous contribution of the Bolte Family Foundation in support of the Richard J. Bolte Sr. Award for Supporting Industries and Heritage Day.

*List as of March 11, 2020


For more information please contact Sarah Reisert at sreisert@sciencehistory.org.

To learn about sponsorship opportunities and benefits, please contact Ellen Fleurov at 215.873.8241 or efleurov@sciencehistory.org.