International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Chemistry in All Dimensions Symposium Yigit Altay   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Turkey "Chemistry in All Dimensions" Symposium, 19-22 October 2011, will gather people from all areas and from all ages. In four days, in addition to conferences, discussion sessions, workshops and poster presentations, chemistry project competitions, exhibitions and enjoyable experiment demonstrations will take place.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators

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

Talk series: A perspective of biodiversity and natural products Bryann esteban AvendaƱo uribe   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Talk series about the chemistry as a tool for sustainable use and exploitation of biodiversity, the natural products and the current topics in phytochemistry
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, teachers, post graduate students, secondary school students, high schools

Chemistry, our Life, our Future Ali Alinezhad   |   added on May 14, 2011    |    Iran, Islamic Republic Of Seminar on "chemistry, our life, our future" will be held in the babolsar at 18 May 2011 with participitation of chemistry teachers and students.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: teachers, highschool students