International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Using Chemistry to Discover New Medicines and Improve Lives Katayune Presland   |   added on Nov 04, 2011    |    United Kingdom The talk is a popular science lecture on medicinal chemistry and will describe how new medicines are designed in the modern era on 29th November 2011 at Alderley Park, AstraZeneca.
Topic: medicinal chemistry, seminar, pharmaceutical chemistry Audience: a-level, teachers, college students, 16-18 year olds, education, industrial

From Golf Balls to Solar Energy: How the Chemical Industry is Impacting Everyday Life Jenessa Fernandes   |   added on Apr 14, 2011    |    Canada From solar energy to hydrogen fuels to e-ink, chemistry impacts our everyday lives. In recognition of the International Year of Chemistry, this panel will highlight the benefit of chemistry in shaping our economy and environment.
Topic: conferences, panel discussion, celebrating chemistry Audience: innovation, women, researchers, post graduate students and professors, universities, college students, government

Scope Academy 2011 Steven Townsend   |   added on Mar 23, 2011    |    United States Scope Academy invites fans of chemistry and all the physical and mathematical sciences to explore today's exciting frontiers in our disciplines. FREE keynote address by Dr. Barbara Imperiali, professor of chemistry and biology at MIT and member of the National Academy of Sciences.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, posters Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, teachers, kids, high schools, professors, college students, universities

Chemistry in the 21st Century - A workshop for college teachers Arnab Bhattacharya   |   added on Feb 01, 2011    |    India One day workshop on Feb 12, 2011 for high school and college teachers covering frontier areas of chemistry today. Lectures by scientists from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research and lab visits.
Topic: chemistry education Audience: teachers, high schools, college students, graduate students