International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Carmen Ramírez de Arellano Ideas Activities
  • Real Sociedad Española de Química-ST Valencia
    Valencia, Spain
  • Email
    Tel +34 963543046
  • Sector:

    Non Governmental Organizations
  • Organizations:

    Real Sociedad Española de Química-ST Valencia
    Universidad de Valencia
  • 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
  • Web Site:

    http://rseqvlc.org/

About:

The Valencia Section of the Royal Society of Chemistry of Spain (RSEQ-Valencia) joins the worldwide celebration of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 (IYC 2011). RSEQ-Valencia offers a range of activities within the “Chemistry—our life, our future” IYC 2011 goals to increase the public appreciation of chemistry in meeting world needs, to encourage interest in chemistry among young people, and to generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry.

- ¡Reacciona! / React! It reacts!

Take part in our competition and exhibit your own Multimedia didactic material in the Museum of Science. The material must present a chemical process in a creative and original way.

December 2010 - July 2011

Museo de las Ciencias, Valencia, Spain

Organized in collaboration with:

Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Universidad de Valencia

- 2011: Una Odisea de la Química /2011: A Chemistry Odyssey

Find out about the most current issues about chemistry in our conference series.

February-March 2011

Colegio Mayor Rector Peset, Valencia, Spain

Organized in collaboration with: Colegio Mayor Rector Peset, Facultad de Química, Universidad de Valencia.

- Ciclo la Química en el Cine / Movies and chemistry

Analyse and give your opinion/ reflect on the way Chemistry is used in cinema in our selection of films

March-April 2011

Colegio Mayor Luis Vives, Valencia, Spain

Organized in collaboration with:

Aula de Cine, Facultad de Química, Universidad de Valencia

- Valencia y la Revolución Química (1780-1820) / Valencia and the Chemical Revolution (1780-1820)

Discover the 18th century Chemical Revolution by looking through the first professorship in The University of Valencia

May- July 2011

Palacio Cerveró, Valencia, Spain

Organized in collaboration with:

Instituto de Historia de la Medicina y de la Ciencia, CSIC-Universidad de Valencia

- Destápala / Uncover it

Get to know the use of the word “chemistry” and its public image in this graphic-visual exhibition.

May-July 2011

La Nave, Valencia, Spain

Organized in collaboration with:

Vicerrectorado de Cultura, Facultad de Química, Universidad de Valencia

Programme Coordinator: Carmen Ramírez de Arellano, Sección Territorial de Valencia de la RSEQ