International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Inauguration of the Marie Skłodowska Curie Conference Centre at ECHA Virginia Mercouri   |   added on Oct 09, 2011    |    Finland Under the auspices of the Polish Presidency of the European Union and UNESCO, keynote speech by the President of IUPAC Prof. Nicole Moreau
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers

University Days 2011, University of Jyväskylä, Finland Elina Sievänen   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Finland The University Days 2011 of University of Jyväskylä, October 7-8 2011, will celebrate the International Year of Chemistry. The event consists of an open seminar, alumnae dinner, and a functional presentation of the world of chemistry intended for the whole family at the Department of Chemistry of University of Jyväskylä.
Topic: seminars, networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: general public, chemists, alumnae of department of chemistry of university of jyväskylä

IYC local events in Finland Helena Visti   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Finland Events aimed at the wider public will be organised across Finland to showcase local chemistry expertise and knowhow.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, universities, teachers, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools students

Synthetic Chemistry and NMR Symposium Elina Sievänen   |   added on Feb 01, 2011    |    Finland The most important event related to synthetic chemistry and NMR spectroscopy in Finland gathers the Finnish specialists and students together to enjoy the talks given by numerous international experts in the areas of catalytic asymmetric synthesis as well as chiral and solid state NMR, and to present their own work.
Topic: conference Audience: universities, students, industry

IYC poster and post-card Helena Visti   |   added on Jan 18, 2011    |    Finland IYC poster introduces five Finnish innovations in Chemistry, affecting people's everyday life. Five different post-card introduce one innovation each.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, school children, teachers, educational institutions