International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC poster and post-card Helena Visti   |   added on Jan 18, 2011    |    Finland IYC poster introduces five Finnish innovations in Chemistry, affecting people's everyday life. Five different post-card introduce one innovation each.
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, school children, teachers, educational institutions

Cafe Chimique Tim Reynolds   |   added on Jan 16, 2011    |    Belgium On the evening of Thursday January 27 RSC Belgium hosts a public debate on climate change in a café style setting in Brussels. Two expert speakers will set the scene and then the audience will be invited to participate to answer two questions: "Is Global warming really happening?" and "And is it due to human activities?".
Topic: networking, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, teachers, women chemists, decision makers, school children

Ethical, Legal and Societal Implications of Early Adoption of Nanotechnology Anis Rahman   |   added on Jan 15, 2011    |    United States The Spring Southeastern Pennsylvania Section of ACS (SEPSACS) and AIChE joint Meeting and celebration of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Thursday, February 3, 2011 Venue: The Technology Council of Central PA
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, chemistry education, seminars, analytical chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

The Wind Blows: participatory demonstration of modernized Leçons de Marie Curie Mizue y. Kissho   |   added on Jan 15, 2011    |    Japan The loss of women’s talent cannot be resolved without properly resourced primary education services. “Science Studio Marie” (SSM) aims to make children and young women more friendly with STEM since 2002. SSM show programs are consisted of KAMISHIBAI (the Japanese Story Telling with a series of Pictures of Marie Curie) performa
Topic: education Audience: school children, young women, parents, general public

Elements of Genius: The Legacy of Chemistry in St Andrews Nicole Meehan   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom An exhibition hosted by students at the University of St Andrews celebrating the 200th anniversary of the teaching of chemistry at the university. The Gateway Galleries will feature a display of notable chemists, amazing discoveries and historic apparatus.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, workshops, hands-on activities Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, post graduate students, universities, teachers, research scientists, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students