International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Foro QUÍMICA y SOCIEDAD IYC activities supported by the Spanish National Commission for Cooperation with UNESCO Concepció Roca   |   added on Apr 18, 2011    |    Spain The Spanish National Commission for Cooperation with UNESCO supports Foro QUIMICA y SOCIEDAD commemorative activities for IYC 2011. Foro QUÍMICA y SOCIEDAD is the organization leading the celebration in Spain.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, website Audience: general public, decision makers

Didactical aspects of Chemistry Gabriel Pinto   |   added on Apr 15, 2011    |    Spain Several aspects, concerning the teaching and learning of Chemistry at different educative levels, will be discussed. Topics: cooperative learning, learning outcomes and competencies, and use of video.
Topic: chemistry education Audience: professors, educators

From the "Classical" to a "New Age" in Medicinal Chemistry María L. López-Rodríguez   |   added on Apr 04, 2011    |    Spain This event is organized by the Spanish Society of Medicinal Chemistry (SEQT) and it is intended to bring medicinal chemists and related scientists together in order to share exciting new results and first-time disclosures in various areas of drug discovery and development.
Topic: meeting, conferences, medicinal chemistry, chemical biology Audience: graduate students, post graduate students, professional chemists, industrial chemists

Catalan Society of Chemistry new blog for IYC Romà Tauler   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Spain The Catalan Society of Chemistry, with the support of the Science and Technology Section of the Institut d'Estudis Catalans, wants to share with the scientific community the web site
Topic: conferences, publications, educational materials, blog, website Audience: universities, educational institutions, research scientists, professional chemists

Spanish Commemorative Coin for the International Year of Chemistry Concepció Roca   |   added on Mar 16, 2011    |    Spain In response to a request from the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry, member of Foro QUÍMICA y SOCIEDAD, the “Real Casa de la Moneda” minted a new collector coin whose legends and motifs are dedicated to the International Year of Chemistry and the centennial of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Marie Curie.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, art Audience: general public