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The Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering

2019 Pacific Coast Catalysis Society Meeting

August 9th, 2019
Washington State University
Pullman, Washington



The 2019 annual meeting of the Pacific Coast Catalysis Society will be held at Washington State University in Pullman, Washington, on August 9th, 2019. The meeting will include invited lectures, contributed lectures, and a poster session.

Hosted by the Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering

The event will be held in the Smith Center for Undergrad Education (CUE).
The meeting will take place in CUE 202. Poster presentation will take place in the Attrium.

PCCS Schedule of Events
PCCS Booklet

Parking Information

Some hotels will provide a free shuttle on to campus.

Public, paid parking can be found here at the rate of $2 an hour or $15 daily max.
CUE Public Pay Parking

Invited Speakers

Ya-Huei (Cathy) Chin, University of Toronto
Abhaya Datye, University of New Mexico, Recipient of the 2019 Burwell Lectureship in Catalysis
Manh Thuong Nguyen, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Roger Rousseau, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Susannah Scott, University of California Santa Barbara
Francisco Zaera, University of California Riverside


When you register, you’ll be given the option to submit your abstract.  If you’re planning on submitting an abstract at a later date, email it to by May 1st, 2019.

Note: Maximum poster size for the poster session is 78” high x 50” wide.

Please use the following abstract template when submitting your abstract

Payment can be made by credit card or check/money order.


General: $100
Students and Postdocs: $40


Regional Airports

  • Spokane International Airport (GEG) – About a 90 minute from drive to Pullman, with multiple airline options available. No free shuttles available to Pullman, only rental cars and Wheatland Express Bus Service ($38).
  • Moscow Pullman Regional Airport (PUW) – Closest airport to campus. Multiple flights available, with one connection to and from Seattle, with service provided by Alaska Air. Hotels in the area provide shuttle to and from the airport to the hotel. Lyft, Uber, and taxi service are also available too.
  • Lewiston Airport (LWS) – About a hour drive to Pullman. Multiple flights available, with only one connection to and from Salt Lake City, with service provided by Delta. No free shuttles, rental cars are available.

Local Hotels

Reserved Hotel Option

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Pullman
1190 SE Bishop Blvd
Pullman, WA 99163
509-334-4437 / 1-(800)-HOLIDAY (465-4329)
Shuttle Service Available
We have reserved a block of rooms at this hotel for $139 a night. Reserve by July 8th, to get the discounted rate. Use the group code PCC.

Other Hotel Options

Nendels Inn
915 E Main St,
Pullman, WA 99163   
Quality Inn Paradise Creek
S.E. 1400, Bishop Blvd
Pullman, WA 99163 
Shuttle Service Available
The State Inn
455 SE Paradise St
Pullman, WA 99163
Residence Inn by Marriott Pullman
1255 NE North Fairway Rd
Pullman, WA 99163   
Shuttle Service Available
Courtyard by Marriott Pullman
1295 NE North Fairway Rd
Pullman, WA 99163   
Shuttle Service Available
Coast Hilltop Inn
928 NW Olsen St
Pullman, WA 99163 
Shuttle Service Available

Getting Around Town
Pullman does have local taxi and bus service. Uber and Lyft are also present within Pullman.


Washington State University
The Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering

Department of Chemistry
Pacific Northwest
National Laboratory
Center for Institutional Research Computing


Upcoming Events

SUNCAT Summer Institute 2019
2020 Pacific Coast Catalysis Society Annual Meeting
17th International Congress on Catalysis


Please email if you have any questions.