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

Ruth Meaney Ideas Activities
  • Mrs, The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Queensland Branch
    Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • Email
    Tel +61 7 3420 4223
  • Sector:

    Non Governmental Organizations
  • Organizations:

    The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Queensland Branch
  • 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.raci.org.au

About:

AS THE RACI QUEENSLAND BRANCH COORDINATOR I PROVIDE SUPPORT THE RACI QLD BRANCH AND ITS MEMBERS.

The Queensland Branch supports the RACI Corporate Mission to advance and promote the science, practice, role, and status of chemistry and the interests of the profession of chemistry and its members.

Branch objectives have been based on the premises that the RACI has basically three areas of obligation:

Professional

•To develop the "learned society" function within the Branch.

•To increase interactions with industry, other professional societies, and Government.

Members

•To actively encourage qualified chemists to join The RACI.

•To demonstrate the benefits of membership.

•To constantly upgrade the level of services provided to members.

Community

•To promote public awareness of the contribution made by chemistry to the well-being of the community and the role of chemistry in everyday life.

•To promote the development of well-informed community attitudes to chemists and chemistry through the educational system in schools.

Coal Seam Gas No Events
Topic: seminars Audience: general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, Educational institutions, professional chemists

Australian National Chemical Analysis Competition 1 Event
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, competition, Analytical Chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Crystal Growing Competition No Events
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

The Nanoscience of Bone: Where does Chemistry fit in? No Events
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, educators, universities, teachers, Educational institutions, Secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Harnessing Nature's Chemical Diversity for Drug Discovery No Events
Topic: Sustainable and Green Chemistry, seminars, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, science fair Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, Secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools