International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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National Chemistry Day Prem Mohan Mishra   |   added on Dec 04, 2011    |    India The routine celebrations of National Chemistry Day are being specialised this year for ear-marking the International Year of Chemistry. This year our aim is to reach chemistry and its importance to the lay-man.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, competition, publications, art, seminars Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, universities, graduate students, educational institutions

Surface Science - Towards Nano, Bio-, and Green Innovation Tetsuya Hasegawa   |   added on Dec 01, 2011    |    Japan ISSS-6 is the 6th in a series of International Symposium on Surface Science organized by the Surface Science Society of Japan. This symposium highlights the recent achivements in surface science and relevant fields, focusing on nano, bio-, and green technologies.
Topic: conferences, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, graduate students

Cape Cod Science Cafe-Celebrating Quarter 4 of the International Year of Chemistry Jennifer Maclachlan   |   added on Nov 30, 2011    |    United States Join us for hands-on science experiments related to althy kids. Let’s get our kids excited about science! Stop in, participate in a chemistry experiment aimed at grades K-12, have a snack and socialize at the Cape Cod Science Café with local area chemists, friends and families from your community.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, teachers, high schools, school children

Alternatives Identification and Assessment Training for the Substitution of Hazardous Chemicals raluca aurora stepa   |   added on Nov 28, 2011    |    Germany The workshop will help answer very actual questions: Are there safer chemicals available? How and where do I find them? Which of them are suited for my company? How do I evaluate them? What are the steps of the substitution process?
Topic: workshops, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: environmental and safety specialists, professional chemists, industrial chemists, ngos, research scientists, decision makers, governmental authorities

Symposium on Drug Discovery N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on Nov 25, 2011    |    Sri Lanka The First International Symposium on Drug Discovery, January 8th, 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka. The seminar series addresses the Research and Development process of new therapeutics in the pharmaceutical industry and challenges it faces today.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, seminars, educational materials, workshops Audience: students, professional chemists, women chemists, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, secondary schools, high schools, decision makers, tertiary education