Celebrate today's leaders and enable those of tomorrow

CME STEM Leadership
Awards™

Established in 2012, the CME STEM Leadership Awards™ are the highest honors given by Chemical Marketing & Economics (CME) to outstanding leaders

in various sectors of society for harnessing the transforming power of chemistry for the benefit of mankind. This award-winning event is dedicated to the advancement of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs.

Upcoming CME STEM Leadership Awards™

Discover the amazing speakers and honorees that will be speaking at the next CME signature industry event.

New York, Metropolitan Club

9th CME STEM Leadership Awards

2021. 12. 07
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Who's already on board

Seifi Ghasemi

Air Products

Chairman, President and CEO

James Green

NASA

Chief Scientist

Roy Vagelos

Regeneron, Merck

Chairman

Ksenia Takhistova

CME

Co-Chair

Steve Barnett

CME

Co-Chair

CME Hall of Fame

Discover honorees, key speakers and collaborators

Previous Honorees

Martin Brudermüller

BASF SE

Chairman and CTO

Bob Patel

LyondellBasell

CEO

Ed Breen

DowDuPont

Chairman and CEO

Henry Kravis

KKR

Co-Founder

Len Blavatnik

Access Industries

Chairman

Roy Vagelos

Regeneron, Merck

Chairman

Christopher Pappas

Trinseo

Former CEO

Marilyn Simons

Simons Foundation

Co-Founder

James Simons

Simons Foundation

Co-Founder

David Skorton

Smithsonian Institution

13th Secretary

Erik Fyrwald

Syngenta

President and CEO

Jon Huntsman

Hunstman Corporation

Founder

David Cote

Honeywell

Chairman and CEO

John Keller

Shionogi Corporation

CEO

Scott Wolff

American Securities

Managing Director

Roque Benavides

Buenaventura

Chairman

Charles Bolden

NASA

12th Administrator

John Televantos

Arsenal Capital

Partner

Jean Pierre Clamadieu

Solvay

Former CEO

Juan Pablo del Valle

Mexichem

Chairman

Previous Co-Chairs

Wayne Smith

BASF Corporation

Chairman and CEO

Jim Fitterling

Dow

Chairman and CEO

Duane Dickson

Deloitte

Vice Chairman, Industrials

Alan Alda

7-time Emmy Award Winner

Actor

Raj Gupta

Rohm & Haas

Chairman

Seifi Ghasemi

Air Products

Chairman, President and CEO

STEM Leadership Awards Editions