International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Warsaw Invention Show (IWIS) Osazuwa Osawaru   |   added on Oct 25, 2011    |    Poland A presentation of the use of hydrogen from the decomposition of methanol for the hydrogenation of products obtained from the pyrolysis of waste polymers to obtain fuel-grade additives
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, general public, research scientists

Time for chemistry (Po-Ra na chemię, czyli Międzynarodowy Rok Chemii w Centrum Hewelianum) Dorota Cieslicka   |   added on Oct 06, 2011    |    Poland Hewelianum Centre propose workshops "Ca-Fe chemistry" for school children and exhibition about life and discoveries of Marie Skłodowska Curie. With presentations, experiments and scientific riddles children will discover exciting world of elements.
Topic: workshop, chemistry education, marie skłodowska curie Audience: school children, secondary schools

International Congress of Young Chemists "YoungChem2011" Agnieszka Lewalska   |   added on Jul 07, 2011    |    Poland International Congress of Young Chemists "YoungChem" is a successful event, organized annually by students of Warsaw University of Technology. Members of Scientific Society "Flogiston" do their best to let YoungChem get into the first league of "general" chemical conferences in Europe.
Topic: conferences, chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions

Bioconnect 2011 Marcin Chlystun   |   added on Apr 07, 2011    |    Poland First International Biochemistry and Biotechnology conference, activating and integrating science and business activities in the Wielkopolska region and beyond. details at and
Topic: Audience: bioconnect, biotechnology, biochemistry

Translating Food Chemistry to Health Benefits Kamila Klimaszewska   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Poland Euro Food Chem XVI -- 6-8 July 2011, Gdańsk, Poland -- will try to demonstrate how food chemistry combined with modern biotech methods can improve our understanding of food in relation to health. There are also planned special lectures – tribute to Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students, educational institutions