International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Sunscreen: Challenges and Global Aspects Jordana Baptista   |   added on Jan 11, 2011    |    Brazil Sunscreen will be the main topic of the Symposium promoted by the Brazilian Society of Cosmetology. This topic will be the guideline for the development of all the technical-scientific program of this event.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, chemistry education, demonstrations, symposium, sunscreen Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, decision makers

"White Paper of Science" Symposium: World-Changing Chemistry Takehiko Okazaki   |   added on Jan 09, 2011    |    Japan To help people learn how interesting and important science is, the Mainichi Newspapers has run a series of feature articles over the past 10 years. We now plan to hold a symposium timed to coincide with the International Year of Chemistry in 2011.
Topic: symposium, publication, article Audience: general public, universities, professors, research scientists

Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa (NAPRECA) Solomon Derese   |   added on Oct 23, 2010    |    Kenya The theme of the symposium is "Natural Products from African Biodiversity" and experts in the area will present papers on the structure elucidation, biological activity, potential use as drugs and synthesis of Natural Products.
Topic: symposium, workshops, hands-on activities Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, post graduate students, tertiary education, research scientists, women chemists, universities

Challenges for Materials Chemistry in the 21st Century Leonard Interrante   |   added on Sep 15, 2010    |    Puerto Rico The American Chemical Society sponsors a symposium for the 2011 IUPAC World Congress on the topic of materials chemistry.
Topic: materials chemistry, symposium Audience: research scientists, educators, industrial chemists, graduate students

PAC Symposium 2011 Jasper Landman   |   added on Jul 12, 2010    |    Netherlands Every year, the PAC symposium, a joint initiative of 4 student organisations, is held at one of the Dutch universities, featuring lectures from both foreign and Dutch researchers. This year's symposium, addressing a.o. chemistry students, celebrates the IYC, as well as curiosity, the driving force behind science.
Topic: symposium, seminars, chemistry Audience: students, graduate students, undergraduate students