International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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A World without Polymers Giancarlo Galli   |   added on Aug 29, 2010    |    International We will hold a video and essay contest celebrating IYC. The topic will be to imagine a "World without Polymers" and to write about the detrimental effect on society if polymers were absent. We expect to award prizes including a trip to the World Chemical Congress for award winners.
Topic: competition, video Audience: students, school children, secondary schools, high schools

CHEMEX - 2011 Exhibtion and Trade Fair Wonders in Chemistry in Sri Lanka N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Aug 22, 2010    |    Sri Lanka National Exhibition on Chemistry is unique opportunity to promote innovative anf quality products to the general public @ BMICH, COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, 27-30th January 2011 organized by the National Sceretariat (Sri Lanka) IYC 2011.
Topic: conferences, seminars, celebrating chemistry, science fair, industrial trade fair Audience: educational institutions, general public, secondary schools, tertiary education, universities, school children, professional chemists, educators, industrial chemists, decision makers, teachers, women chemists

Water–A Chemical Solution: A Global Experiment Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Aug 19, 2010    |    International School students around the world will be invited to explore one of Earth’s most critical resources, water. The results of their investigations will contribute to a Global Experiment, which will possibly become the biggest chemistry experiment ever.
Topic: chemistry education, chemistry experiment, hands-on activities, celebrating chemistry, water Audience: students, educators, general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools

Writing the World Jane Langley   |   added on Jul 23, 2010    |    United Kingdom Writing the World is Cool it Schools annual poetry competition. We have now launched 'Chain Reactions' a brand new theme all about chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition, educational materials, creative writing, workshops, poetry, science fair Audience: educators, tertiary education, general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools, schools, kids, poetry, creative writing, competition for children, poetry competition, families

365 Molecules Who Changed Chemistry Rodrigo Souza   |   added on Jun 12, 2010    |    Brazil We are planning to celebrate each day of the International Year of Chemistry in Brazil with a different molecule who changed in some way chemistry.
Topic: organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry Audience: general public, school children, students, tertiary education, educators, decision makers, professional chemists, regional, secondary schools