International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Forest School Educational Fundraiser Periodic Table Steven Marsh   |   added on May 26, 2011    |    United Kingdom Forest School has installed the world's first Educational Fundraiser Periodic Table to educate and inspire its pupils whilst raising funds for improvements to its science facilities. Those interested in sponsoring an element can find out more by visiting the school or email
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, celebrating chemistry Audience: educational institutions, secondary school students, educators, general public, decision makers, secondary schools, school children, secondary schools students

Contemporary Chemistry Conferences Silvia Popescu   |   added on May 23, 2011    |    Romania annual symposium with international participation
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, publications, references Audience: professional chemists, professors, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, educational institutions, decision makers

On the Role of Chemistry Research in National Development N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on May 23, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The International Conference on Chemical Sciences 20-22 June 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka is organized by the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon. The theme of the conference is Role of Chemistry Research in National Development.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, workshops Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, post graduate students, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education

Chemistry Week at the University of Costa Rica Sergio Musmanni   |   added on May 22, 2011    |    Costa Rica A seminar on renewable energy and biofuels, recycling technologies and resource efficiency, water pollution prevention and treatment, carbon footprint and climate change. The 5th seminar will be assigned to an international guest speaker on a subject within sustainability issues.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, conferences Audience: decision makers, general public, professors

70th Anniversary and 40th Annual Sessions of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon, Sri Lanka N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The Institute of Chemistry Ceylon has planned to celebrate its 70th Anniversary simultaneously with its 40th Annual Sessions on 16th-17th June 2011 at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Text by A.M.Jayasekara, Programme Officer IYC 2011)
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, seminars, publications Audience: industrial chemists, professional chemists, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education