International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Science Festival Takakazu Yoshioka   |   added on Dec 03, 2011    |    Japan Visitors experience of science by junior high and high school students: We make a plan of the science lecture by Dr. Fujishima who is the president of Tokyo University of Science.
Topic: chemistry education, seminars Audience: general public

Science Exhibition on Non conventional energy sources Pravin Bendle   |   added on Dec 02, 2011    |    India Non conventional energy sources" which consist of those energy sources that are infinite, natural, and renewable. Harnessing of non-conventional, & environment friendly energy resource is vital for steering the global energy supplies towards a sustainable path instead of depleting fossil fuel. towards sustainable path.
Topic: science fair Audience: students, professors, research scientists, general public, graduate students

Science Fun Day at the Great Lakes Science Center Peter Schmidt   |   added on Dec 02, 2011    |    United States The Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma will be doing fun and educational, interactive scientific demonstrations geared towards the young and the young at heart.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, educational materials, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, secondary schools students, families

Surface Science - Towards Nano, Bio-, and Green Innovation Tetsuya Hasegawa   |   added on Dec 01, 2011    |    Japan ISSS-6 is the 6th in a series of International Symposium on Surface Science organized by the Surface Science Society of Japan. This symposium highlights the recent achivements in surface science and relevant fields, focusing on nano, bio-, and green technologies.
Topic: conferences, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, graduate students

Cape Cod Science Cafe-Celebrating Quarter 4 of the International Year of Chemistry Jennifer Maclachlan   |   added on Nov 30, 2011    |    United States Join us for hands-on science experiments related to althy kids. Let’s get our kids excited about science! Stop in, participate in a chemistry experiment aimed at grades K-12, have a snack and socialize at the Cape Cod Science Café with local area chemists, friends and families from your community.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, teachers, high schools, school children