International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Networking Breakfast - Utrecht, The Netherlands Hanke Jongebreur   |   added on Jan 04, 2011    |    Netherlands Networking breakfast for students, teachers and alumni. Central theme is 'carreers in chemistry'. Once you studied chemistry, where did you end up?
Topic: networking, chemistry education, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, post graduate students, women chemists, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools

Networking Breakfast - Rotterdam, The Netherlands Birgit Ros   |   added on Jan 04, 2011    |    Netherlands "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time"
Topic: networking, chemistry education Audience: educators, general public, industrial chemists, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers

Networking Breakfast - FUJIFILM Tilburg, Netherlands Henrike Krijnsen   |   added on Dec 10, 2010    |    Netherlands Approx. 20 women with chemical background will participate in a breakfast on Jan 18 2011. We invited a speaker to talk on how to motivate youngsters to choose for beta / nature classes at school.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: jetnet, women chemists, secondary school students, school children

Networking Breakfast - Terneuzen, Netherlands Ann Bouckaert   |   added on Dec 09, 2010    |    Netherlands The purpose of this meeting will be to gather as many women as possible who work in the field of chemistry for a session centering on the theme of 'diversity and inclusion within organizations'. A female speaker, specialized in gender and diversity wil lead the interactive breakfast meeting.
Topic: networking Audience: (female) employees at dow in terneuzen and neigbouring industrial companies

Dr O'Too City of Chemistry Iris Caris   |   added on Oct 14, 2010    |    Netherlands Dr O'Too is a chemistry game designed for 2011 IYC. The game will be launched on facebook in November 2010 and can be played on . On Dutch schools can join our competition. The best may compete in the Dr O'Too Battle at the Dutch Chemistry Day the 21th of May 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, competition Audience: general public, educators, secondary school students