International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Colombian Plants Biodiversity Sandra Cotes   |   added on May 03, 2011    |    Colombia The Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia will be hosting its first Symposium on Colombian Caribbean-plants biodiversity for exchanging information on the latest scientific developments in the field, perspectives and future.
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, conferences Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, research scientists, universities, post graduate students

La QuĂ­mica y los consumidores - Chemistry and Consumers Juan antonio Gabaldon   |   added on May 03, 2011    |    Spain There is much chemistry in the daily life! This activity is a conference for non chemist people, but who do experience chemistry every day.
Topic: chemistry, cooking, detergency Audience: general public

Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EHS&S) - Conference hosted by SOCMA ChemStewards® Liesa Brown   |   added on May 02, 2011    |    United States The focus will be on the concept of sustainability and how it is defined for small and medium-sized chemical companies. Discussions will address sustainability from a practical standpoint. Government agencies will talk about impacts and new programs to assist companies in achieving more sustainable operations.
Topic: green chemistry, environment, sustainable development Audience: chemistry, professional chemists, chemists, students, educators, researchers

International Chemical Industry Forum "Bolshaya Khimiya" (Big Chemistry 2011) Olga Generalova-kutuzova   |   added on Apr 29, 2011    |    Russian Federation The 1st international chemical industry forum BOLSHAYA KHIMIYA (Big Chemistry 2011) will be held in Ufa, Russia on May 26-28, 2011. It is devoted to perspectives of chemistry development, promotion of creative future of chemistry and increasing of public understanding of chemistry.
Topic: conferences, networking, chemistry Audience: professional chemists, research scientists, industrial chemists, decision makers

University of Michgan-Flint Chemistry Club's Demo Academy Monique Wilhelm   |   added on Apr 28, 2011    |    United States The University of Michigan-Flint Chemistry Club will be hosting its first Demo Academy. This workshop is for fifth grade teachers in the GISD and limited to 15 registered participants. It will be held on May 19, 2011, 12:30-3:30.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry, workshops Audience: educators, teachers