International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Prof Koji Otsuka Ideas Activities
  • Secretary General
    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
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    Tel +81-75-383-2447
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    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
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ICAS2011, an international congress for analytical sciences co-organized by The Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry (JSAC) and International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), will be held in Kyoto, Japan, May 22 to 26, 2011. This multidisciplinary meeting brings together world's leading scientists, engineers, practitioners, as well as students, to present innovations and advancements and also to address contemporary issues relevant to analytical science and technology. The scientific program consists of plenary and keynote lectures by distinguished scientists and contributed oral and poster presentations. Exhibition of new sprung analytical instruments and resources will be scheduled. All those who are involved with or interested in analytical science and technology are encouraged to join this international congress for exchanging ideas and discuss new developments.

In the past, ICAS2001 and ICAS'91 were organized by JSAC every ten year in Japan. ICAS2011 succeeds ICAS-2006 that was held in Moscow, Russia, June 25-30, 2006, first time outside Japan.

Participations from all over the world, in particular, young scientists and those from industrial and governmental research institutions are highly welcome to ICAS2011, May 22 through 26, 2011, in Kyoto, Japan.