International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemical Landmark: Kekule at Ghent Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium On October 28 the work of August Kekule at Ghent University will be marked with the presentation of an RSC Chemical Landmark to Ghent University. The ceremony starts at 16:00 in the Aula of the University of Ghent with a reception afterwards.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, organic chemistry, kekule, history of chemistry Audience: general public, professors, historical, landmark, industrial chemists

A Little Light Relief Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium On the evening of Thursday October 27, RSC President Prof David Phillips of Imperial College London will be in Brussels to give his popular chemistry demonstration lecture: "A Little Light Relief".
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, high schools, school children, educators, teachers

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

A day full of Chemistry Yannick Vercammen   |   added on Sep 25, 2011    |    Belgium "A day full of Chemistry" is a one-day activity in which people of all ages can participate in workshops, watch demo's, attend lectures, ...
Topic: workshops, lectures, shows, demonstrations Audience: everyone