International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Germany Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 International picture contest "Everything is Chemistry" Everything is chemistry! The air we breathe, the water we drink and the clothes we wear are only some examples of chemistry in our life. Send a picture illustrating how chemistry is a part of our everyday life. The best 12 pictures will receive an award (total prizes worth 3000 euro) and will appear in a calendar for 2011. Christian Küchenthal Tue, 11 May 2010 06:39:22 -0000 German IYC 2011 Website The German IYC 2011 website ( is now online with an event calendar and information about IYC 2011 activities in Germany. Dr. Hans-Georg Weinig Fri, 17 Sep 2010 08:06:33 -0000 IFCC WorldLab Berlin 2011 IFCC is the global organisation for the application of clinical chemistry to healthcare. IFCC is proud to be able to support IYC 2011 in the programme of its triennial world congress Dr Graham Beastall Mon, 18 Oct 2010 18:10:11 -0000 Springer Joins Celebration of the IYC 2011 Springer has planned several activities to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry to communicate about the IYC to a broad audience. Andrea Wurm Mon, 11 Oct 2010 14:35:37 -0000 Chemikum Marburg The concept of the Chemikum Marburg has been to offer an approach to chemistry and sciences by fascinating experimental lectures and tangible experiments done by oneself. Hence, all visitors are invited to make their own attempts regardless of age or education. Bastian Weinert Thu, 18 Nov 2010 18:39:20 -0000 Networking Breakfast - Recklinghausen, Germany At Gelsenkirchen University of Applied Sciences, Dep. Recklinghausen women working in, studying or teaching chemistry are welcome for discussion and getting to know one another. We hope for lively discussions with students and scientists in other countries. Prof. Dr. Sibylle Planitz-Penno Mon, 13 Dec 2010 10:20:14 -0000 JCF Frühjahrssymposium 2011 The JCF-Frühjahrssymposium is an international conference organized by the younger members of the German Chemical Society. Students and PhD students from all around the world can participate and present their own research. Invited speakers from academia and industry will give talks on hot topics. M.Sc. Markus Happel Tue, 11 Jan 2011 12:33:55 -0000 EUROMAR 2011 The EUROMAR is the main annual meeting of the European magnetic resonance community. Dominik Margraf Tue, 25 Jan 2011 19:58:27 -0000 ChemistryViews IYC Video Contest You are invited to submit a 3 min video on Chemistry in Everyday Life Vera Koester Mon, 31 Jan 2011 18:25:16 -0000 Antimony2011 The 2nd International Workshop on Antimony in the Environment will be held in Jena, Germany, on 21-24 August 2011 Dr Montserrat Filella Wed, 02 Feb 2011 08:36:52 -0000 Performing Science 2011 The Center for Media and Interactivity (ZMI) at Justus Liebig University (JLU) Giessen offers the Giessen Prize for scholarly presentation & lecture performance for the second time in 2011, which is the Year of Chemistry: Performing Science honors innovative forms of knowledge presentation. Selma Yilmaz Mon, 21 Feb 2011 09:57:38 -0000 Workshop: Patente und Chemie - eine erfolgreiche Zusammenarbeit (Workshop: Patents and chemistry - a successful cooperation) The workshop will cover topics including patenting of inventions and managing intellectual property. Natasa Doslik Mon, 28 Feb 2011 16:11:32 -0000 Ten Experiments and questions out of the field of chemistry Visitors of the "Maimarkt" in Stuttgart-Wangen will have the opportunity to do ten experiments and find answers to questions. concerning chemical issues. Frank P. Dietrich Sat, 19 Mar 2011 01:02:30 -0000 Biofilms: Friend or Foe? Researchers & industry representatives from disciplines such as biochemistry, engineering, microbiology, physics, computer science and surface science will meet in order to integrate their contribution and to increase the understanding of biofilm development as well as to explore potential beneficial applications of biofilms. Antje Teegler Thu, 24 Mar 2011 10:54:26 -0000 Workshop: Chemistry and patents - success for innovation The workshop on 29.04.2011 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 Tue, 29 Mar 2011 12:55:02 -0000 1st to 4th graders let loose on baking powder HARKE Group equips Mülheim elementary schools with box sets to conduct simple but enchanting chemicals experiments. Simone Drott Mon, 04 Apr 2011 08:41:12 -0000 Workshop: Chemistry and patents - a successful liaison for innovation The workshop on 19 Mai 2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and managing intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry. Natasa Doslik Thu, 14 Apr 2011 08:13:54 -0000 Science Camp "Pizza, Ice and gummy bears" (Pizza, Eis und Gummibärchen) Join the university for three days and learn more about food products like pizza, ice and gummy bears. Do your own hands-on experiments. Sabine Monz Wed, 01 Jun 2011 05:41:19 -0000 Science Camp "Chemistry in a microwave oven" Three days of presentation and hands-on with exciting experiments in the microwave oven. Sabine Monz Wed, 01 Jun 2011 07:17:15 -0000 Night of Science Lectures and experiments from various natural siences from 16.30 until 6.00 in the morning. During the talks everyday phenomena are explained, impressive experiments are shown and new scientific results are presented. Sabine Monz Wed, 01 Jun 2011 08:28:14 -0000 Open Door at the University of Cologne On Chemistry Department of the University of Cologne will open its doors for the puplic. Kids are welcome. Heike Henneken Mon, 20 Jun 2011 12:14:04 -0000 Alternatives Identification and Assessment Training for the Substitution of Hazardous Chemicals The workshop will help answer very actual questions: Are there safer chemicals available? How and where do I find them? Which of them are suited for my company? How do I evaluate them? What are the steps of the substitution process? raluca aurora stepa Mon, 28 Nov 2011 15:08:30 -0000 Sauerstoff (Oxygen) A play of Carl Djerassi and Roald Hoffmann, arranged by Andreas Herzau Heike Henneken Wed, 23 Nov 2011 09:18:32 -0000 Chemistry Education in Ethiopia Symposium was held to encourage the interest of young people in Chemistry. Therefore , during the symposium efforts were made to show how to enhance the capacity of Chemical Education in Ethiopia. Gedion Getahun Tue, 20 Dec 2011 23:30:10 -0000