InChI Working Groups Meetings

   InChI Working Groups Meetings
Forthcoming meetings:

There are many working groups looking at different aspects of InChI developments. The chairs of each group can be contacted via Jonathan Goodman (

More information about the InChI is available on the InChI Trust website.

InChI Working Group Meeting

Saturday August 12th, 2023
Hilton San Francisco Union Square - HQ: Golden Gate 6
9 am to 5 pm, San Francisco Local Time

9 am: Introduction
9:15: RInChI: 
	Harmonise the publication with the program:
9:45:   Variable InChI
	 Progress so far
	 Markush Centenary Year
10:15	break
10:45	OER: educational resources
11:15	Stereochemistry
11:45:  QRInChI:
         IUPAC publication:
12:00	Organometallics
12:30	Other InChI things

12:45	Lunch Break

	Workshop on writing InChI documentation and publications:
14:00    (a) Training materials: A very short course on the InChI
             What is the best context? 
             What are the most convenient tools?
             What exercises should be set?
             How could InChI-based exam questions be set?
14:40	 (b) Papers under development
  	     (i) Think like an InChI (review)
	     (ii) How the InChI algorithm works (technical detail)
	     (iii) InChI / SMILES comparison (With Vin Scalfini and the SMILES+ group)
	     (iv) Organometallics (Sonja)
Remote access by zoom is available.
Meeting ID: 924 7781 8741 Passcode: 414641
For the link: e-mail Jonathan Goodman (

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