International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Dr David Coates Ideas Activities
  • Executive Secretary, Academia Europaea (The Academy of Europe)
    Westminster, London, UK
  • Email
    Tel 44 (0)207 495 3717
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Academia Europaea (The Academy of Europe)
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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The Academia Europaea will hold its annual conference and medals/awards at UNESCO HG in Paris 20 - 22 September. The theme will be "Chemistry, Sciences, Culture and Society in the making of Europe”. The conference is open to all interested in interdisciplinary aspects of Chemistry, Science and the Arts and Humanities. Full information can be found via the Academy homepage. The CHemsitry Section of the Academy will lead on organising the event - Professor Michel Che is the local organiser, based in Paris