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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Sabine Bischoff Ideas Activities
  • Group Marketing Manager, WILEY-VCH Verlag
    Weinheim, Germany
  • Email
    Tel 0049 - (0) 6201 - 606 310
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    WILEY-VCH Verlag
  • 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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Based in Germany, WILEY-VCH publishes science, technical and specialist information in print and electronic form (books, journals, and data collections), for professionals and experts, as well as popular science books for the general public. Wiley-VCH, which has been part of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., since 1996, was founded in 1921 and can be reached under :

As leading publisher of Chemistry - we hope to attract students, teachers and the general public for this exciting subject field. is the ideal online address to celebrate the IYC 2011 with exciting news, virtual conferences, workshops and a video contest. It's online magazine informs you always about the activities of the IYC.

In celebration of IYC 2011, we will be publishing special books in English language like " European Women in Chemistry" and German language like " Chemie ├╝ber den Wolken" - a cooperation with the German Chemical Society ( GDCh) - edited by Reinhard Zellner or " Chemie des Lebens" written by Georg Schwedt.