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Women in Chemistry celebrate 'International Women's Day'

Activity by Amanda Lee   |   added on Feb 23, 2011   |   Australia Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): The Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI) and Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick

An afternoon networking event in Melbourne, Australia, on Tuesday 8 March 2011 to celebrate the role of women in the chemical sciences; commemorating the 100-year anniversary of Marie Curie's Nobel Prize in Chemistry.


Building on the positive response to the 'Women in Chemistry' breakfast held in January, a subsequent ‘Women in Chemistry’ networking event, to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of Marie Curie’s Nobel Prize, will be held on International Women’s Day, Tuesday 8 March 2011.  The event will be sponsored by Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick and the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (RACI).

Women in Chemistry ‘high tea’ celebration shall run from 3.00–4.30pm on Tuesday 8 March 2011 at Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick city offices; Level 23, 367 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia. The cost will be AUD $5.00 per head. The formal program will run for 30 minutes with an hour or so available for networking. Tea, coffee, refreshments and finger food shall be provided.

Please click here RSVP by Friday 4 March 2011 to assist with catering.

Contact Amanda Lee at Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick on +61 3 9622 2289 or for any additional details

Topic: networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, post graduate students, women chemists, teachers
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