International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Kumamoto University Science Fantasy 2011 Hiroshi Nishino   |   added on Aug 29, 2011    |    Japan Participants do themselves or see chemistry experiments in the university and learn what’s fun and importance of chemistry in human life.
Topic: chemistry education Audience: students, general public

What would be conditions for chemistry to lead the next generation? Teruto Ohta   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Japan Symposium entitled “What would be conditions for chemistry to lead the next generation?” will be held to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry at the University of Tokyo in September 28.
Topic: conferences Audience: general public, post graduate students, professional chemists

FIBER International Symposium Naoki Sugimoto   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Japan FIBER International Symposium is intended to discuss and debate actively most-advanced chemical findings for biomolecular chemistry and biomolecular engineering with international researchers.
Topic: chemistry education, scientific discussion, networking, seminars, bimolecular chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, research scientists

Human Resources Fostering Program in Chemistry Ayumu  Inoue   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Japan To promote distinguished students to take doctoral course in chemistry and support those in the latter half of the course to find job in the chemical industry.
Topic: education of chemistry, and networking Audience: post graduate students, universities, and professors

Marie Curie in the New Era Reiko   Fujita   |   added on Aug 26, 2011    |    Japan Marie Curie was a Polish-French physicist and chemist famous She was a pioneer in the field of radioactivity and the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes in physics and chemistry. She was also the first female professor at the University of Paris.
Topic: conferences Audience: professional chemists, students, industrial chemists, professors, graduate students