International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Visit to JRC-IRMM Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium On 14 October, RSC Belgium will visit the European Commission's Joint Research Centre Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements (JRC-IRMM) in Geel, Belgium on the invitation of Prof. Hendrik Emons as part of JRC IYC 2011 activities.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, analytical chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, references Audience: professional chemists, educators, research scientists, post graduate students, industrial chemists, decision makers

Chemistry and Culture Week at EESC Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) organises a week of chemistry related activities from 3 October to 7 October at its building in the heart of the European quarter in Brussels.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, women chemists, decision makers, school children, secondary schools students

The Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry 2011 Masato Kitamura   |   added on Sep 28, 2011    |    Japan The recipients of the Gold and Silver Medals in 2011 will deliver the Nagoya Medal Award Lectures. The Gold medalist is Prof. Eric N. Jacobsen (Harvard University), the Silver medalist is Prof. Keiji Tanino (Hokkaido University).
Topic: chemistry education, seminars Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists

RADIANCE: THE PASSION OF MARIE CURIE at Geffen Playhouse Geffen Playhouse   |   added on Sep 27, 2011    |    United States Coinciding with the International Year of Chemistry and the 100th anniversary of Marie Curie‚Äôs Nobel Prize in chemistry, the Geffen Playhouse is producing the world premiere of RADIANCE: THE PASSION OF MARIE CURIE, written by acclaimed actor, writer and science enthusiast Alan Alda.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, celebrating women chemists, celebrating history of science, nobel prize in chemistry, entertainment, theater, art and science Audience: general public, professional chemists, women chemists, professors, students, historians, scientists

IYC activities at SETAC-Boston Elin Ulrich   |   added on Sep 23, 2011    |    United States IYC related plenary lecture, scientific sessions, informational poster, trivia contest, and Advisory Group business meeting taking place at the SETAC North America annual meeting.
Topic: conferences, educational materials, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry, trivia contest Audience: professional chemists, research scientists, universities, graduate students