International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Second Summer School on “Medicinal Chemistry in Drug Discovery: The Pharma Perspective” Silvia Ortega-gutiérrez   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    Spain This event is organized by the Spanish Society of Medicinal Chemistry (SEQT) and Janssen with the aim of approaching the pharma industry to young researchers, both graduate students and post-doctoral associates working in the chemistry and health sciences related fields.
Topic: workshops, medicinal chemistry Audience: professional chemists, post graduate students, graduate students

First Open Days on Chemistry at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Málaga under the title: “THE CHEMISTRY WE INVESTIGATE “ Joaquín Quirante   |   added on Feb 24, 2011    |    Spain "First Open Days on Chemistry” at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Málaga: “THE CHEMISTRY WE INVESTIGATE “. April, 27th and 28th of 2011. An innovative academic event aimed at disseminating among undergraduate students, bachelors in Sciences, Ph.D. students and young researchers the state-of-the-art of the researc
Topic: demonstrations, science fair Audience: secondary school students, graduate students, post graduate students, educators, research scientists

Commemorative IYC Publication (in Spanish): “Tienes química, tienes vida” Concepció Roca   |   added on Feb 23, 2011    |    Spain Divulgative publication by the Chemistry and Society Forum. It approaches eleven (for 2011) main sectors in which chemistry and the chemical industry play a vital role in human progress and wellbeing.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, references Audience: general public, decision makers, students, educators

Spanish Official Opening for the INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF CHEMISTRY 2011 Concepció Roca   |   added on Feb 23, 2011    |    Spain The celebration is Chaired by Spanish Government First Vice-President, Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba. Also participating are Government Education Minister Ángel Gabilondo and Government Science and Innovation Minister Cristina Garmendia.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: professors, decision makers, educators, general public

Contest 'Enigmas moleculares' Pilar Perla   |   added on Feb 22, 2011    |    Spain During the International Year of Chemistry, once a month, we invite our readers to solve a chemical enigma.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition Audience: general public, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, secondary schools, high schools, tertiary education, research scientists