International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry in a Flash - science photography contest Paulo Ribeiro-Claro   |   added on Dec 14, 2011    |    Portugal Chemistry in a Flash is a science photography contest aiming at illustrating the importance of chemistry in our life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, general public

JORTEC or “Jornadas da Tecnologia” - the Days of Technology Gabriella Caldeira   |   added on Apr 19, 2011    |    Portugal JORTEC 2011 - Days of Technology, MIEQB Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologias da Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry, publications Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists

The Chemistry of Things Paulo Ribeiro-Claro   |   added on Jan 24, 2011    |    Portugal A series of 26 short movies for TV and internet, 26 radio programmes, and 26 newspaper supplements to weekly reveal the underlying chemistry present in day-to-day life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: general public

Networking Breakfast - Aveiro, Portugal Maria Clara Magalhães   |   added on Jan 10, 2011    |    Portugal Women chemist networking lunch, on the 18th January (13 h), at the Restaurant of the University of Aveiro. The importance of women in chemistry is celebrate with a talk on "The Structures of Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin”, on the same day at 15:30, at the Dept. of Chemistry, Univ. Aveiro, by Raquel Gonçalves-Maia.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: women chemists

Networking Breakfast - Lisbon, Portugal Maria Filomena Camoes   |   added on Jan 06, 2011    |    Portugal The chemistry women of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon- Portugal are joining the initiative "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time".
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: students, professors, graduate students