International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Mr N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara Ideas Activities
  • Chairman Steering Committee IYC 2011(National Secretariat Sri Lanka) , Institute of Chemistry Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
    Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Email
    Tel +94 777376670
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Institute of Chemistry Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
    Nutritonist/ Nutritional Chemist, Police medical Services ,Police Hospital of Sri Lanka
    Lecturer College of Chemical Sciences and Hony. Treasurer, Institute of Chemistry Ceylon
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
  • Web Site:

    http://www.ichemc.com

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ACTIVITY PLAN

Commemorative Stamps

CHEMEX-2011 ( National Exhibition on Chemistry,"Wonders in Chemistry'' ) and Inauguration of IYC 2011 at Bandaranaike Memorial InternationalConference Hall (BMICH) Colombo, Sri Lanka 27th - 30th January 2011; Chief Guest: Honourable Minister of Research and Technology.

All Island Inter School Chemistry Quiz Programme

Public awareness programmes - Electronic and Print media

Mobile laboratory units for schools of remote areas of the Island - We welcome funds for this important activitiy : Please contact sanjayanm@yahoo.com

To conduct a Chemistry Day in schools with a view to popularise the subject of Chemistry which consist of a series of popular lectures,demonstrations and, Chemistry magic shows. with a view to motivating students;

Publicity materials -Caps , Key- tags, Calender 2011, Diary, Car stickers, Pens, Fliers and T-shirts.

I propose to select the best entries under the IYC activities and events in web site and present awards to the selected National Secretariat at the nd of the year. Suggestion Posted on: Mar 13, 2011    |    0 comments
Topic: competition Audience: general public, students, primary schools, IYC enthusiasts, global, scientists, teachers, educators, professional chemists, tertiary education, international, researchers, decision makers, post graduate students, regional

RECOGNITION OF THE CHEMISTRY PROFESSION Suggestion Posted on: Apr 21, 2011    |    0 comments
Topic: workshops, conferences Audience: general public, scientists, professional chemists, researchers, decision makers

Request for Donations Suggestion Posted on: Apr 21, 2011    |    0 comments
Topic: hands-on activities, engaging the youth, workshops, conferences, seminars, competition, exhibition Audience: professional chemists, international, global, decision makers, regional, educators, scientists

Award for the Best Performing Country / National Secretariat Suggestion Posted on: Apr 21, 2011    |    0 comments
Topic: competition Audience: international, global, professional chemists., decision makers, scientists

Message from Mr.N.M.S.Hettigedera, Chairman, Steering Committee IYC 2011 National Secretariat (Sri Lanka) Collaboration Posted on: May 21, 2011    |    0 comments
Topic: hands-on activities, engaging the youth, experiments, workshops, conferences, presentations, competition, science fair, seminars, chemistry olympiad Audience: general public, scientists, educators, professional chemists, IYC enthusiasts, international, global, researchers, decision makers
CHEMEX - 2011 Exhibtion and Trade Fair Wonders in Chemistry in Sri Lanka No Events 1 comment. Latest by Mr N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara Sep 27, 2010 03:45 PM (795 days ago)
Topic: conferences, seminars, celebrating chemistry, science fair, industrial trade fair Audience: Educational institutions, general public, secondary schools, tertiary education, universities, school children, professional chemists, educators, industrial chemists, decision makers, teachers, women chemists

Commemorative IYC stamps to be issued in Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: stamp Audience: general public

Issue in Sri Lanka of a Postal Stamp in view of IYC2011 1 Event
Topic: celebrating chemistry, stamp Audience: general public

CHEMEX 2011 Trade Fair and Exhibition 5 Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, demonstrations, competition, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, Educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, Secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students

Cultural IYC2011 Event: Sinhala and Tamil New Year Celebration No Events 1 comment. Latest by Mr N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara Apr 20, 2011 05:31 AM (590 days ago)
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, competition Audience: professional chemists, students

Appreciation of the services of staff and students who contributed to the success of IYC Inauguration ceremony and CHEMEX Trade Fair & Exhibition 27-30th January 2011 No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities Audience: students, professional chemists, professors

Fourteenth Award Ceremony of the Australian National Chemistry Quiz Competition _ No Events
Topic: chemistry education, competition Audience: students, general public, universities, teachers, high schools, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, graduate students, secondary schools students, professors

Science Day Drama Competition for School Children No Events
Topic: Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Branding IYC in Sri Lanka - production and publication of IYC calendar, pens, banners, fliers, car stickers, etc. No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: professional chemists, general public, industrial chemists, secondary schools students, Secondary school students, high schools, graduate students

Cultural Celebration "Avurudu Asiriya" in Battaramulla, Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: Networking, celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, women chemists, graduate students

Inauguration of International Year of Chemistry in Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, Educational institutions, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, secondary schools, decision makers, Secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools students

Chemistry for Sustainable Utilization of Material Resources of Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: chemistry education, Sustainable and Green Chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, graduate students

Conducting Public Lectures on Chemistry No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, teachers, Educational institutions, women chemists, post graduate students, industrial chemists

Chemistry Seminars for Advanced Level Students No Events
Topic: chemistry education, seminars Audience: students, Secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Training Seminar on Packaging for Food, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Industries 7 Events
Topic: chemistry education Audience: industrial chemists, professional chemists, professors, Educational institutions, post graduate students, women chemists, decision makers, secondary schools students

Photochemistry for Wellbeing of Society No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations Audience: industrial chemists, post graduate students, professors, educators, research scientists, Secondary school students, women chemists, secondary schools students

Directory of Graduate Chemists in Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: Networking, publications, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists

70th Anniversary and 40th Annual Sessions of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon, Sri Lanka 1 Event
Topic: celebrating chemistry, Sustainable and Green Chemistry, workshops, seminars, publications Audience: industrial chemists, professional chemists, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, Educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education

On the Role of Chemistry Research in National Development No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, workshops Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, post graduate students, Educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education

Institute of Chemistry Ceylon (National Adhering Organization for IYC 2011) Service Award No Events 1 comment. Latest by Mr N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara Aug 26, 2011 06:38 AM (462 days ago)
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, general public

Devanandan Memorial Oration and Launching of the new IChemC Website No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, publications, website Audience: students, professional chemists, women chemists, research scientists, post graduate students

Celebrating IYC at Vadamaradchy, Point Pedro, Northern Province, Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, competition Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Training Seminar on Nano Technology and its Applications No Events
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, seminars, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, school children, women chemists, graduate students

Commemorating the Chemistry Greats - Devanandan Memorial Oration & Launching New IChemC Web site No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, Networking Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, post graduate students, women chemists

CHEMEX-2 Exhibition & Open Days at The Institute of Chemistry Ceylon , Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, teachers, research scientists, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students, graduate students

Sinhala, Tamil, and English School Essay/Arts/Poster Competition - ‘chemistry and our daily life' No Events
Topic: Audience:

Interschool Titration Competition at the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon, in Rajagiriya No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition Audience: students, teachers, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Symposium on Drug Discovery No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, seminars, educational materials, workshops Audience: students, professional chemists, women chemists, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, secondary schools, high schools, decision makers, tertiary education

School Packs Global Water Experiment in Sri Lanka No Events
Topic: celebrating chemistry, workshops, educational materials, demonstrations, Analytical Chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools