International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Festival Átomo de Ouro de Vídeos de Química (Golden Atom Chemistry Videos Festival) Edson Minatti   |   added on Jun 22, 2011    |    Brazil LIGHTS, CAMERA AND.... REACTION! The FIRST FESTIVAL OF AMATEUR CHEMISTRY VIDEOS, called THE GOLDEN ATOM, is organized by the Canal Fala Quimica (http://fb.me/falaQuimica). The goal is to collect videos of all participants showing experiments, demonstrations, documentaries, lectures or interviews about Chemistry.
Topic: educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry, website, art, video, virtual conference Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, tertiary education, high schools, school children, post graduate students

Secrets of Formulation III Jacqui Colgate   |   added on Jun 21, 2011    |    United Kingdom Designing colloidal formulations is an exceptionally complex process that requires a combination of scientific knowledge, experimental skill, experience, imagination and enthusiasm. Combining these with the correct inspiration can produce innovative colloidal systems and solutions to problems.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, competition, publications, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, hands-on activities, science fair, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, art, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, educational institutions, decision makers, women chemists, post graduate students, industrial chemists, teachers, universities, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Open Door at the University of Cologne Heike Henneken   |   added on Jun 20, 2011    |    Germany On Chemistry Department of the University of Cologne will open its doors for the puplic. Kids are welcome.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: general public, teachers, school children

Arkema Summer Science Teacher Education Program John Caccese   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Major Arkema plant locations throughout North America will provide program materials, training and mentorship to selected elementary school science teachers in their local area to strengthen their knowledge of science and enhance their teaching skills.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

Monroe City Scholars Nature of Science Summer Camp Laura Beal   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Monroe City Scholars targets rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students in the local public school system. The summer camp provides an opportunity to explore career opportunities in the science and also participate in a week long, inquiry-based activity partnered with a faculty member based around the Global Water Experiment.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children