International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Switzerland http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Frontiers in Spectroscopy: FD150 http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=280 This meeting will provide a forum to discuss cutting-edge developments and future challenges in molecular spectroscopy. The topics will include biomolecules in the gas and condensed phases, high and ultrahigh-resolution spectroscopy, studies of molecular dynamics in the time and frequency domain and progress in computational m Ann Ennis Wed, 01 Dec 2010 14:34:46 -0000 Celebrate Chemistry in Fribourg http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=411 Conferences "grand public", as well as open doors day, chemistry shows, activities for kids and adults, tombola, painting activities, expositions, parcours, music, ... Katharina Fromm Mon, 03 Jan 2011 15:22:51 -0000 Tag der Chemie, Universität Zürich and ETH Zürich, Switzerland http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=487 The University of Zurich and ETH Zurich organise jointly under the motto "Cultural achievements of chemistry" a day with open doors. Irene Studer Tue, 11 Jan 2011 13:32:06 -0000 Eröffnungsveranstaltung - opening ceremony at ETH Zurich and University of Zurich, Switzerland http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=486 Cultural Achievements of Chemistry: Kulturleistung Chemie: Opening ceremony of ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich with talks of Prof. Dr. Ernst-Peter Fischer and Prof. Dr. em. Dieter Seebach Irene Studer Tue, 11 Jan 2011 13:25:45 -0000 Schiff-Fahrt-Diskussion, Universität Zürich and ETH Zürich http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=489 Three boat trips on the lake of Zurich: Talks and discussion about Nanomaterials, Cultural achievements of chemistry (Kulturleistung Chemie) and Energy forms of the future Irene Studer Tue, 11 Jan 2011 13:51:58 -0000 Chemistry and the Environment http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=959 The International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment (ICCE 2011) is the 13th biannual conference organized by the Division of Chemistry and the Environment (DCE) of the European Association of Chemical and Molecular Sciences (EuCheMS). It will be held from 11 to 15 September 2011 at ETH in Zurich, Switzerland. Walter Giger Wed, 23 Mar 2011 17:19:20 -0000 Workshop: Science and patents: linking university research and intellectual property and knowledge transfer http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=1053 The workshop on 15. June 2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry. Natasa Doslik Thu, 14 Apr 2011 08:29:29 -0000 Workshop: Catalysing innovation: (bio)chemistry and patents http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=1054 The workshop on 16 June 2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry. Natasa Doslik Thu, 14 Apr 2011 08:36:58 -0000 Colour Chromatography http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=1203 Engaging young minds to discover science in every day- identifying which black felt tiip pen gives which signature chromatogram, which paper allows teh colours to move fastest. Also, making patterns with by "un-mixing" colours the reverse of activities when painting ( younger kids). In German. Dr Susan Critchley Mon, 23 May 2011 09:20:33 -0000 Young Scientists Essay Contest - Responsible Science http://www.chemistry2011.org/participate/activities/show?id=1606 Write an 800 word original essay by 1 November on responsible conduct in the lofe sciences, the importance of safety and security as well as the role for internaitonal collaboration. Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Win a trip to Geneva to present your work at the BWC Seventh Review Conference and a glass microbe! Dr Piers Millett Tue, 20 Sep 2011 08:31:31 -0000