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An Evening of Lectures and Demonstration for the General Public Ying Zheng | added on Oct 17, 2011 | Canada Hosted by Greg Patenaude and Rene Boere
Closing Ceremony IYC in Spain Concepció Roca | added on Oct 14, 2011 | Spain Chemistry Day will host the Official Closing Ceremony of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 in Spain. It will take place in Barcelona at Expoquimia exhibition. Closing are: Nicole J. Moreau, President IUPAC; Carlos Negro, President Foro Química y Sociedad; and Felipe Pétriz, Spanish State Secretary for Research.
|Topic:||celebrating chemistry, networking||Audience:||research scientists, industrial chemists, professional chemists, educational institutions, decision makers|
Inauguration of the Marie Skłodowska Curie Conference Centre at ECHA Virginia Mercouri | added on Oct 09, 2011 | Finland Under the auspices of the Polish Presidency of the European Union and UNESCO, keynote speech by the President of IUPAC Prof. Nicole Moreau
|Topic:||celebrating chemistry||Audience:||students, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers|
Workshop on chemical names and their translation Herve Schepers | added on Oct 07, 2011 | Belgium Presentation of all IUPAC nomenclatures and related work. Translation of chemical names in the European Customs Inventory of Chemical Substances (ECICS).
|Topic:||celebrating chemistry, networking, workshops, publications, website||Audience:||professional chemists, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, decision makers|
Pennies for PUR Water Project Eric Klinker | added on Oct 04, 2011 | United States We are sponsoring the Pennies for PUR water project in our area by reaching out to local chemical companies to host drives or donate directly.
|Topic:||celebrating chemistry, chemistry education||Audience:||professional chemists, decision makers, research scientists, industrial chemists|