International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Conferences on IYC 2011 - JAIQ2011, Jornades de l'any Internacional de la química 2011 Juan Torras   |   added on Jul 27, 2011    |    Spain This is a series of lectures, performances, and exhibitions around the theme "Chemistry - our lives, our future", where they speak from different areas in which chemical research is critical to solving global problems involving food, water, health, energy, transport, etc.
Topic: celebreting chemistry, conferences, performances, expositions, seminars Audience: general public, secondary school students, high scool students, undergraduate students

EXPOQUIMIA – International Chemistry Trade Show Fira de Barcelona   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    Spain EXPOQUIMIA is the leading event for the chemistry sector in southern Europe. This edition (14th - 18th November 2011) will be putting an emphasis on the scientific side of chemicals with an ambitious programme of conferences, seminars and other activities.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, science fair, publications, biotechnology, industrial trade fair Audience: professional chemists, general public, professors, students, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools

Spanish IYC commemorative video on the Contributions of Chemistry to the Wellbeing of Society Concepció Roca   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    Spain Fifteen personalities from politics, research, sports, gastronomy and the movie world take part in the Spanish IYC commemorative video report presenting their view on the contributions of Chemistry to the wellbeing of society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, art, references, video Audience: general public, decision makers

La Química y los consumidores - Chemistry and Consumers Juan antonio Gabaldon   |   added on May 03, 2011    |    Spain There is much chemistry in the daily life! This activity is a conference for non chemist people, but who do experience chemistry every day.
Topic: chemistry, cooking, detergency Audience: general public

Spaces of Experimentation: The Chemistry Laboratory Throughout History Jesús Galech   |   added on Apr 24, 2011    |    Spain Exhibition at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona's Science and Technology Library showing the daily practice of chemists, their workplaces, material culture and experiments, from alchemical workshops to present day laboratories.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, exhibition Audience: students, professional chemists, post graduate students, tertiary education