International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

The Role of Chemistry in Medicine Competition Sheila Qureshi   |   added on Oct 07, 2011    |    Qatar The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization in conjunction with the IUPAC have designated 2011 the International Year of Chemistry (IYC 2011). In recognition of this designation, WCMC in Qatar is organizing a chemistry-themed presentation competition, open to all students taking chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, competition Audience: students, universities, professors, secondary schools students, teachers, high schools, general public, educational institutions

Science Week in Chile - XVII Semana Nacional de la Ciencia y la Tecnología Mónica Paz   |   added on Oct 06, 2011    |    Chile National week event is held every year to engage everyone in participating in outreach activities and assessment of science and technology in Chile. To celebrate IYC, this year event held between 3 and 9 October is under the slogan: Chemistry: Our Life, Our Future.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, publications, competition, science fair, website Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, tertiary education, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students, post graduate students, women chemists

Graduate Students Symposium at the University of Sherbrooke Nadi Braidy   |   added on Oct 01, 2011    |    Canada Symposium day of graduate students of the Chemical and Biotechnological Engineering of Université de Sherbrooke. October 14th, 2011 Room C1-2038
Topic: conferences, seminars Audience: graduate students, undergraduate students, professors