Jamil Baghdachi, PhD, ACSF & MRS Fellows
Chairman, ACS Tess Award Committee, Distinguished Professor, Polymers and Coatings
Eastern Michigan University, Innovative Tech. Systems Corp.
Dr. Baghdachi is the president of Innovative technical Systems Corporation engaged in design and production of specialty coatings, adhesives, and composites. He joined the Company after spending 36 years at various technical and managerial capacities at BASF Corporation, DuPont, PPG and ARCO Chemical Company and a professor of polymers and coatings at the Eastern Michigan University. He is the author/editor of 7 technical books in related areas. Dr. Baghdachi is an active industry consultant and is a frequent keynote and invited speaker in Industry Technology Forums, conducts training courses for USA military bases and technical organizations, manufacturers, suppliers worldwide. He serves on the Technical Advisory Board/Technical Council of Liebherr Aerospace, Germany; Paragon Industries, and Mitsui Chemicals.