International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions Monica Fonorow   |   added on Oct 27, 2010    |    United States Prominent leaders from industry and academia, will gather at CHF to participate in a panel discussion on the pressing issues of energy, water, food, and human health.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, lectures, panel discussion, industry, leaders, academia, sustainable and green chemistry, global change Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, industrial chemists, general public, professors, post graduate students, universities, teachers, decision makers, research scientists, women chemists, educational institutions

Journal of Chemical Education Alice Teter   |   added on Oct 22, 2010    |    United States Throughout 2011, each issue of the Journal of Chemical Education will include articles related to the International Year of Chemistry, with special emphasis on resources and activities for use by science educators at all levels.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: teachers, educational institutions, students, general public

The Chemical Heritage Foundation's Year-long IYC 2011 Celebration Monica Fonorow   |   added on Oct 15, 2010    |    United States Throughout 2011 the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) will produce events and programs to further the goals of the International Year of Chemistry.
Topic: conferences, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, publications, art, educational materials Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, industrial chemists, general public, decision makers, research scientists, women chemists, educational institutions

ExcipientFest Americas 2011 Marisol Perez   |   added on Oct 07, 2010    |    United States ExcipientFest attracts Pharmaceutical Scientists from the Americas and around the world to a unique two day forum for cutting-edge scientific developments. ExcipientFest features Educational Conferences, Workshops and Academic Poster Session. It is also a great event for networking.
Topic: conferences, seminars, chemistry education, networking, workshops, analytical chemistry, industrial trade fair Audience: professional chemists, students, industrial chemists, decision makers, research scientists, women chemists

Symposium: International Women in Science, Challenges and Triumphs Judith Cohen   |   added on Oct 01, 2010    |    United States The WCC is organizing a symposium featuring seven successful women scientists who will discuss the challenges of being educated and working in the global chemicl enterprise during the National ACS Meeting in Anaheim CA.
Topic: women in chemistry Audience: women chemists