International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC in Russia Petr Fedotov   |   added on Jan 21, 2011    |    Russian Federation More that 50 specials events are envisaged within the scope of IYC2011 in Russia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, competition, publications, website, workshops Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, secondary schools

Focus on Tap Water Cynthia Van ginkel   |   added on Jan 20, 2011    |    Canada Find out fast facts about water purification and treatment in Metro Vancouver as well as bottled water vs. tap water. Take part in a Global Experiment "pH of the planet" using portable pH testing equipment. Get your home tap water tested for lead.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students

26th Philippine Chemistry Congress Shalom Rodriguez   |   added on Jan 17, 2011    |    Philippines The 26PCC will celebrate the 2011 IYC with special sessions which aim to highlight the important role that Chemistry plays in our industry, environment and society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, chemistry, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, competition, science fair, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, teachers, women chemists

Bangor University Celebrates Chemistry Stevie Scanlan   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom A year long celebration of chemistry with events for all ages
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, competition, science fair Audience: teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children

Chemistry the Elixer of Life Ma. Cecilia Almeda   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    Philippines A campaign on the essence of understanding chemistry as an important step in living a better life. Encouraging young students from the elementary, secondary and tertiary levels to study chemistry by inviting them to attend exhibits and presentations and lectures. It is a campaign on career opportunities.
Topic: hands on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, chemical safety, household chemistry, consumer chemistry, chemistry career opportunities Audience: students, chemists, educators, general public, decision and policy makers, secondary school students, school children