International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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European Women in Chemistry Jan Apotheker   |   added on Nov 27, 2010    |    International This book covers one of the main topics of the International Year of Chemistry and is a tribute to all European women in chemistry.
Topic: publications, women in chemistry, book Audience: general public

Accelerating the Contributions of Chemistry to Sustainable Development Colin Humphris   |   added on Nov 05, 2010    |    International The World Chemistry Leadership Meeting is an opportunity for leaders from chemistry to set new priorities for the science, to address the challenges of a sustainable world, and to approach Rio+20 and beyond.
Topic: sustainable development Audience: chemistry leaders, industrial chemists, decision makers

The lives of Marie Curie, a journey through the history of chemistry Raphaël Fiami   |   added on Oct 24, 2010    |    International This comic book will be a humoristic and educational project for IYC 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, history Audience: students, general public

EPCA film showing the chemical industry is a provider of solutions matching humanity's current and future factual needs Maria De Rycke   |   added on Oct 01, 2010    |    International The chemical industry, as a necessary supplier of all other industries, is the provider of solutions matching humanity's current and future factual needs (access to food, drinkable water, health, energy and emission friendly housing and transportation, communication and education, females and science)
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, celebrating chemistry, video Audience: students, educators, general public, tertiary education, teachers, secondary schools, educational institutions, graduate students

International Symposia on Advancing the Chemical Sciences Joanne Thomson   |   added on Sep 21, 2010    |    International A significant new global symposia series, presenting a unique opportunity to hear from dynamic, internationally renowned speakers brought together to discuss globally significant topics from within the chemical sciences.
Topic: conferences, networking, celebrating chemistry, future challenges Audience: professional chemists, students, industrial chemists, post graduate students, professors, research scientists