For Immediate Release

Bayer Corp. CEO Greg Babe to Deliver Keynote Address at the African American Chamber of Commerce of Western PA Annual Business Luncheon

Pittsburgh, November 22, 2010 -- Greg Babe, President and CEO of Bayer Corporation and Bayer MaterialScience LLC, will deliver the keynote address at the African American Chamber of Commerce Business Luncheon on December 2, 2010.

Babe will discuss how science education is a key element to restoring the U.S. manufacturing base.

Babe is the new Chairman of the African American Chamber of Commerce Presidential Roundtable. He will be joined by approximately 500 attendees. The Luncheon will be held at the Omni William Penn Hotel, Downtown Pittsburgh

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