International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - France Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Symposium for Young Researchers of Natural Sciences (YRoNS) YRoNS is an opportunity for high school students from different schools and countries to present orally a research project they have carried out, centering on chemistry. Website : Régis Dolaine Wed, 06 Oct 2010 22:15:00 -0000 100th Anniversary of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to Madame Marie Curie A French -Polish celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to Madame Marie Curie will be held in La Sorbonne the day following the Official IYC Opening in UNESCO, on January 29, 2011 Jean-Pierre Vairon Sat, 27 Nov 2010 11:21:23 -0000 Cosmetics and Pharmaceutics: New Trends in Biophysical Approaches The “Cosmetics and Pharmaceutics: New Trends in Biophysical Approaches” STUDIUM CONFERENCE aims to help the technology transfer from research to the industrial scale and to update the knowledge in the fields of biophysics, chemistry, biochemistry applied to cosmetics and pharmaceutics. Salvatore Magazu' Tue, 04 Jan 2011 15:19:43 -0000 NJC Symposium: New Directions in Chemistry The "2011 NJC Symposium: New Directions in Chemistry" will feature talks by 8 well-known chemists, all members of NJC's editorial board, working in different areas of chemistry. The presentations will highlight the contributions of chemistry to a variety of challenges faced by our society (environment, health, electronics...). Dr Denise Parent Wed, 09 Feb 2011 15:47:42 -0000 40th Anniversary of the OECD Chemical's programme Special event to mark the 40th anniversary of work on chemical safety at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Alastair Wood Thu, 17 Feb 2011 10:50:12 -0000 Opera "Madame Curie" The world premier of the opera ‘Madame Curie’, composed by Elżbieta Sikora, 15 November, 2011 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Mlle Justyna Sozańska Mon, 28 Feb 2011 10:56:26 -0000 World Metrology Day - 20 May 2011 20 May marks World Metrology Day - this year the theme is "Metrology in Chemistry". Chris Pulham Thu, 03 Mar 2011 14:54:50 -0000 Meeting Ada Yonath Lecture by Ada Yonath, Nobel Prize in 2009 for her work on the ribosome. Laure Cassus Fri, 20 May 2011 09:08:31 -0000 “Chemistry, Sciences, Culture and Society in the making of Europe” An international conference exploring the impacts and relevance of chemistry on both the past and modern European society. Dr David Coates Tue, 26 Jul 2011 10:09:16 -0000 Invisible et Insaisissable // Invisible and Elusive The exhibition "Invisible and Elusive" takes place within the framework of the International Year of Chemistry and is the accomplishment of the OpenLab Project, to which four CNRS (French National Research Council) research laboratories participated. The OpenLab Project consists of a 6-month collaboration between six major in Niki Baccile Tue, 20 Sep 2011 07:40:46 -0000 Woodchem 2011 Within the framework of its objectives, the french fibers innovative cluster organizes an international scientific conference, called Woodchem (wood chemistry) which provides an excellent opportunity for discussion and exchange of knowledge between scientists, engineers, industrials and other specialists having an interest in Charline Masson Thu, 22 Sep 2011 12:59:27 -0000 Malta V Conference: Science diplomacy in the Middle East - A Bridge to Peace The Malta V Conference, the fifth in the series “Frontiers of Chemical Sciences: Research and Education in the Middle East”, will be held at UNESCO Headquarters with a focus on the objectives of IYC. This conference features presentations from five (5) Nobel Laureates, 4 of whom are Chemistry Nobel Laureates. Rovani Sigamoney Wed, 16 Nov 2011 11:04:38 -0000