International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Dr. Lucio Gelmini Ideas Activities
  • Instrctor, Grant MacEwan University
    Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • Email
    Tel 780-497-5813
  • Sector:

    Tertiary Education
  • Organizations:

    Grant MacEwan University
    Edmonton Local Section of the Chemical Institute of Canada
    Edmonton Science Outreach Network (ESON)
  • 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
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Activities we are promoting

Women sharing a chemical Moment

-Science Rendez-vous May 7th

-Element Idol (grade 9 students composing and singing songs about elements)

-Public lectures on chemistry that surrounds us (March 24th, Chemistry of Cheese)

-School demos showcasing the excitment of Chemsitry and Science.