International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Brazil Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Brazilian International Year of Chemistry Domain Development of a domain which will centralize and disseminate all project actions via the Internet for the IYC in Brazil. In this sense, the Brazilian Chemical Society has already registered in the name and activated the domain Dr Rodrigo Souza Fri, 04 Jun 2010 20:50:45 -0000 365 Molecules Who Changed Chemistry We are planning to celebrate each day of the International Year of Chemistry in Brazil with a different molecule who changed in some way chemistry. Dr Rodrigo Souza Sat, 12 Jun 2010 17:15:22 -0000 Brazilian Meeting on Organic Synthesis We have a great group of plenary speakers and we expect to complete with several new and interesting local speakers. Also, we will have a group of short lectures selected from the poster presentations, to fill out the programme. As usual, the poster sessions will be another highlight, with a good mix of students and researcher Dr Rodrigo Souza Mon, 19 Jul 2010 16:28:12 -0000 Colloquium Spectroscopicum Internationale XXXVII in Brazil This conference will take place in August 28 - September 2, 2011. For more information, please visit Dr Rodrigo Souza Mon, 19 Jul 2010 17:01:29 -0000 34 Brazilian Chemical Society Meeting - Chemistry for a Better World The 34 Brazilian Chemical Society Meeting will be held in Florianopolis at Santa Catarina State in the end of May 2011. Dr Rodrigo Souza Fri, 23 Jul 2010 20:27:30 -0000 International Conference and Corporate Panel on the Year of Biodiversity We intend to launch the International Year of Chemistry agenda at the closing ceremony of the Conference on the International Year of Biodiversity we are organizing in Brazil. Sheila Pimentel Wed, 22 Sep 2010 16:01:18 -0000 Show da Química Chemistry show at São José do Rio Preto/ Brazil Anieli Pianheri Tue, 16 Nov 2010 18:49:58 -0000 Virtual Periodic System It is a periodic system of chemistry elements in software, to interact the computer user with the chemistry. Sérgio Henrique D. de Oliveira Mon, 13 Dec 2010 14:03:22 -0000 Networking Breakfast - Araraquara - SP, Brazil This one day event dedicated to women´s achievement in Brazilian science Vanderlan Bolzani Mon, 03 Jan 2011 14:27:47 -0000 3rd French Brazilian Meeting on Polymers - FBPOL2011 A place where group-leaders researchers from France and from Brazil gather together to present their work, estabilish collaborations and offer to Brazilian students a chance to get envolved in the French-Brazilian network of Polymer Science. The goal of this MEETING is to foster collaborations between both countries (France a Dr Edson Minatti Mon, 10 Jan 2011 14:47:06 -0000 Networking Breakfast - São Paulo, Brazil The Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP) has a lot of women contributing to the advance of science in Brazil and we would like to give our tribute to the women sharing a chemical moment. Pro-rectory UNESP Maria josÉ Soares mendes giannini Mon, 10 Jan 2011 19:30:32 -0000 25th Brazilin Congress of Cosmetology This is the biggest congress in Latin America. Cosmetology Globalized: Perception Beyond Technology will be the main topic of the 25th Brazilian Cosmetology Congress. This topic will be the guideline for the development of all the technical-scientific program of this 25th Congress. Ms Jordana Baptista Tue, 11 Jan 2011 12:58:27 -0000 Sunscreen: Challenges and Global Aspects Sunscreen will be the main topic of the Symposium promoted by the Brazilian Society of Cosmetology. This topic will be the guideline for the development of all the technical-scientific program of this event. Ms Jordana Baptista Tue, 11 Jan 2011 13:15:54 -0000 Twitter Fala Química (Talk Chemistry) A channel of rapid communication to young chemists, students and people interested in Chemistry through the Twitter service. Fala Quimica (which stands for talk Chemistry) is the first channel of Chemistry in Brazil on Twitter. It has more than 1000 followers and has diffused the IYC by its posts since the beggining. Dr Edson Minatti Tue, 11 Jan 2011 15:14:01 -0000 Medalha Linus Pauling The proclamation of Linus Pauling Day and the establisment of a prize, a medal Linus Pauling, to the best chemistry's student in the last year. Prof. Maurício Façanha Fri, 21 Jan 2011 11:48:13 -0000 Opening Ceremony of the IYC at the Institute of Chemistry, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) Associated Director of the Institute of Chemistry - UNICAMP Antonio Braga Fri, 21 Jan 2011 15:06:31 -0000 "Innovation in Companies, Education and Society" - Inaugural Class (Aula Magna) Celebration for the 50th. Anniversary of Institute of Chemistry at Sao Paulo State University as part of the IYC activities in Brazil. Professor Dulce Silva Wed, 09 Mar 2011 21:05:23 -0000 Semana de Química in Bahia, Brazil Celebration for the 10th Semana de Química da UNEB 201, the event will be held in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 19-23th september 2011 at Universidade do Estado da Bahia. PG Daniel Silva Mon, 14 Mar 2011 03:09:01 -0000 UNESCO Contest of Writings Works and Drawings of the World Science Day for Peace and Development Target to high school students, the competition has two categories: Drawings and Writings Works. This initiative is promoted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with institutions in the areas of education and science. Fernanda Velloso Wed, 16 Mar 2011 19:50:31 -0000 Biografia de Marie Curie It´s an exhibition about the life of Marie Curie. Anieli Pianheri Tue, 19 Apr 2011 18:28:03 -0000 Summer School in Chemistry: IYC, our frontiers and challenges This year the 31st Summer School in Chemistry has the theme “The International Year of Chemistry, our frontiers and challenges”. The program includes short-courses (15 hours) in chemometrics, synthesis and application of nanocrystals, development of new methods for clean and renewable energy, and mass spectrometry analysis. Arlene Correa Fri, 06 May 2011 12:30:56 -0000 XIII Regional Meeting of the Brazilian Chemical Society - Rio de Janeiro The 13rd Regional Meeting of the Brazilian Chemical Society will be held at the Militar Institute of Engineering in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, in July 4-7, 2011. This year the event has the theme “The Challenges of Chemistry in the Gold Decade of Rio de Janeiro”. Arlene Correa Fri, 06 May 2011 18:04:38 -0000 Chemistry Week at State university of Campinas - Semana de Química Da UNICAMP A week with lectures and courses in Unicamp, Brazil Vicente Oliveira Thu, 19 May 2011 05:48:37 -0000 São Paulo Advanced School on Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis Integrated Solutions for Tomorrow’s World São Paulo School on Chemistry includes the participation of four Nobel laureates at Unicamp, in Campinas/SP. The School will take place between August 14th and 18th. Applications are open from May 16th to June 16th. Two hundred students will be admitte and one hundred will be funded (travel, hotel and meals) by the ESPCA. Mrs Adriana Lima Wed, 25 May 2011 19:40:28 -0000 Series of Conferences on Chemistry Our Life Our Future Revista Pesquisa Fapesp & Brazilian Chemical Society (SBQ) The Series of Conferences - Chemistry Our Life Our Future, was conceived for discussing how the chemistry can contribute to intelligent and sustainable solutions to key global challenges, namely energy, climate changes, and energy. The major objective is to awaken the interest of the young people for scientific investigation. Vanderlan Bolzani Sun, 12 Jun 2011 23:24:55 -0000 Advanced School on Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis Integrated Solutions for Tomorrow's World The São Paulo School of Advanced Science (ESPCA) is a São Paulo State Research Foundation (FAPESP) program that offers short courses on advanced science and technology and this ESPCA was planned to celebrate the IYC 2011. Vanderlan Bolzani Sun, 12 Jun 2011 23:40:52 -0000 The Molecule of the Week - Molécula da Semana The project is aimed at disseminating the International Year of Chemistry in the school community, and show our students how chemistry is part of our everyday. Jose Alfredo Santos Souza Thu, 16 Jun 2011 00:01:48 -0000 Festival Átomo de Ouro de Vídeos de Química (Golden Atom Chemistry Videos Festival) LIGHTS, CAMERA AND.... REACTION! The FIRST FESTIVAL OF AMATEUR CHEMISTRY VIDEOS, called THE GOLDEN ATOM, is organized by the Canal Fala Quimica ( The goal is to collect videos of all participants showing experiments, demonstrations, documentaries, lectures or interviews about Chemistry. Dr Edson Minatti Wed, 22 Jun 2011 07:21:35 -0000 Dow AgroSciences Industry, Brazil celebrates IYC - Launch and Event Calendar Workshops, lectures and classes devoted to preservation of the community, its enviroment and building awareness of the importance of Chemistry in our daily lives. Magali Betta Wed, 22 Jun 2011 23:35:10 -0000 Sala temática Ano Internacional da Química Hall thematic of international year of chemistry, with exhibition of posters and videos about chemistry, its importance in today's society. A presentation of Marie Curie biography. Paulo Marques Sat, 15 Oct 2011 12:17:32 -0000 Workshop International Year of Chemistry In this workshop we will celebrate the IYC in the Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil. The program includes a round-table and four plenary lectures presented by distinguished researchers from Brazil, Spain and USA. Arlene Correa Thu, 10 Nov 2011 16:57:48 -0000