International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Fantastic Forests Stephen Penny   |   added on Nov 04, 2011    |    United Kingdom Celebrate National Tree Week with staff from Forest Research and Forestry Commission Scotland. Enjoy a range of hands on activities celebrating the 2011 International Year of Forests. Activities relate to tree seeds but also to photosynthesis and carbon capture processes.
Topic: hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations Audience: school children, general public

Seminar cum Poster Presentation on "Safety and Maintenance of Dairy Products Processing" and Quiz Contest Sunita Adhikari   |   added on Nov 04, 2011    |    India The Dept. of Food Technology of Gurunanak Institute of Technology, Sodepur, Kolkata-114, W.B.India has organized a Seminar cum Poster Presentation on "Safety and Maintenance of Dairy Products Processing" and Quiz Contest on 03rd November,2011 as a part of celebration of International Year of Chemistry.
Topic: seminars, competition, hands-on activities Audience: students, professors, teachers, post graduate students

Anatolia College Green Chemistry Activities Presentation Elias Kalambokis   |   added on Oct 22, 2011    |    Greece The green efforts of Anatolia College High School , with the emphasis put on Green Chemistry, will be presented by the " Go Green" club advisor Dr.Elias Kalambokis and a small group of the 140 total students-club members. More than ten green projects will be demonstrated.
Topic: chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, teachers, universities, research scientists, graduate students

Chicago Chemistry Day Josh Kurutz   |   added on Oct 19, 2011    |    United States Chicago celebrates the International Year of Chemistry with a grande finale for National Chemistry Week: Chemistry Day! A fun-filled gathering for experiment, demonstration, and presentation. See http://chicagoacs.net/IYC-2011/ and http://chicagochemistryday.eventbrite.com/ for details.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, hands-on activities, demonstrations, science fair Audience: students, high school students, middle school teachers, middle school students, high school teachers, public, boy scouts, girl scouts, explorer scouts

Popularisation of Chemistry through writing Books in Regional Language which is included in 8th Schedule of Indian Constitution Prem Mohan Mishra   |   added on Oct 19, 2011    |    India I have written the 1st text book of Chemistry in Maithili Language for popularising Chemistry among the Maithili knowing people as IYC 2011 celebrations in the uniquest of ways.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, publications Audience: students, general public, professors, professional chemists, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, decision makers, high schools, tertiary education, secondary schools students