International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Advanced School on Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis Integrated Solutions for Tomorrow's World Vanderlan Bolzani   |   added on Jun 13, 2011    |    Brazil The São Paulo School of Advanced Science (ESPCA) is a São Paulo State Research Foundation (FAPESP) program that offers short courses on advanced science and technology and this ESPCA was planned to celebrate the IYC 2011.
Topic: biotechnology, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences Audience: graduate students, post graduate students

Series of Conferences on Chemistry Our Life Our Future Revista Pesquisa Fapesp & Brazilian Chemical Society (SBQ) Vanderlan Bolzani   |   added on Jun 13, 2011    |    Brazil The Series of Conferences - Chemistry Our Life Our Future, was conceived for discussing how the chemistry can contribute to intelligent and sustainable solutions to key global challenges, namely energy, climate changes, and energy. The major objective is to awaken the interest of the young people for scientific investigation.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, seminars Audience: students, general public, research scientists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, secondary schools students

São Paulo Advanced School on Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis Integrated Solutions for Tomorrow’s World Adriana Lima   |   added on Jun 01, 2011    |    Brazil São Paulo School on Chemistry includes the participation of four Nobel laureates at Unicamp, in Campinas/SP. The School will take place between August 14th and 18th. Applications are open from May 16th to June 16th. Two hundred students will be admitte and one hundred will be funded (travel, hotel and meals) by the ESPCA.
Topic: brazil chemistry organic products medicinal event synthesis august Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, universities

Chemistry Week at State university of Campinas - Semana de Química Da UNICAMP Vicente Oliveira   |   added on May 19, 2011    |    Brazil A week with lectures and courses in Unicamp, Brazil
Topic: chemistry courses, workshops, seminars, conferences, science fair Audience: professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, students

XIII Regional Meeting of the Brazilian Chemical Society - Rio de Janeiro Arlene Correa   |   added on May 06, 2011    |    Brazil The 13rd Regional Meeting of the Brazilian Chemical Society will be held at the Militar Institute of Engineering in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, in July 4-7, 2011. This year the event has the theme “The Challenges of Chemistry in the Gold Decade of Rio de Janeiro”.
Topic: conferences, educational materials, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, post graduate students, secondary school students, tertiary education