International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Water Quality: How Clean is Clean? Deepak Gupta   |   added on May 19, 2011    |    United Kingdom An opportunity to hear from and meet decision makers from government, the regulator and industry alongside researchers at Brunel University engaged in understanding the significance of chemicals in water.
Topic: networking, workshops, conferences, water, pharmaceuticals, hazardous chemicals Audience: industrial chemists, decision makers, research scientists, universities, professional chemists, senior managers

Chemistry Week at State university of Campinas - Semana de QuĂ­mica Da UNICAMP Vicente Oliveira   |   added on May 19, 2011    |    Brazil A week with lectures and courses in Unicamp, Brazil
Topic: chemistry courses, workshops, seminars, conferences, science fair Audience: professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, students

Chemistry of Chocolate Monica Metzler   |   added on May 16, 2011    |    United States Chemistry of chocolate is a unique program for the adult public to open people's minds to thinking about chemistry in unexpected ways. A professor of chemistry, and R&D Specialist from a chocolate manufacturer will explain and demonstrate various chemical reactions in the chocolate-making process.
Topic: chocolate, chemistry, cooking, food, hands on activities, workshops Audience: general public, adults

Chemistry of Whiskey Monica Metzler   |   added on May 16, 2011    |    United States Chemistry of whiskey is a unique program for the adult public to open people's minds to thinking about chemistry in unexpected ways. Held at the distillery, a professor of chemistry will address chemical reactions in the distillation process and how various flavors are achieved.
Topic: chemistry, whiskey, alcohol, workshops, demonstrations Audience: general public