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IYC Chemistry award
Siobhan Murphy | added on Sep 12, 2010 | Ireland
PharmaChemical Ireland will sponsor an IYC Chemistry Award at SciFest, this is a is a local one-day science fair held in third level colleges and open to all second level students. A SciFest fair includes a competition and exhibition of projects, a selection of science talks, science demonstrations in the college laboratories
Chemical Engineering in the International Year of Chemistry
Carmen Doria | added on Sep 04, 2010 | Mexico
The XXII National Meeting and 1st. International Conference of AMIDIQ will be held on May 3-6, 2011
in the Mayan Riviera, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
offer plenary sessions, oral sessions, poster exibition, workshops and an industrial exhibition
A World without Polymers
Giancarlo Galli | added on Aug 29, 2010 | International
We will hold a video and essay contest celebrating IYC. The topic will be to imagine a "World without Polymers" and to write about the detrimental effect on society if polymers were absent. We expect to award prizes including a trip to the World Chemical Congress for award winners.
Chemistry: History, Philosophy and Education
Alexander Martínez | added on Aug 28, 2010 | Colombia
International seminar about the historical and epistemological problems of chemistry and the relationships with chemical education, diffusion and communication.
October 24 & 25, Bogotá D.C. (Colombia)
Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry
Shelley Geehr | added on Aug 26, 2010 | United States
Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry, an exhibition in the Hach Gallery at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, features seven contemporary artists whose artwork responds to the elements, the seminal building blocks of all matter.