International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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14th Symposium of Iodine Science (200th Anniversary of Iodine Discovery) Tatsuo Kaiho   |   added on Oct 25, 2011    |    Japan This is the Annual Symposium of Iodine Science which covers all topics related to iodine. The Conference is going to be held on the occasion of 200th Anniversary of Iodine Discovery.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, industrial chemists

Celebrate IYC with the University of Central Oklahoma Cheryl Frech   |   added on Oct 24, 2011    |    United States Presentation by Lauren Redniss, author of "Radioactive: Marie and Pierre Curie - A Tale of Love and Fallout" at the UCO FSI. Redniss will sign copies of her National Book Award - nominated book and art entries from student science and art contest will be on display.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, art Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, women chemists, educational institutions

Chemical Magic on Television for Nagpur Door Darshan Hemant Pande   |   added on Oct 24, 2011    |    India Dr Hemant Pande and a team of 7 students of Hislop College Nagpur India has performed ten Experimental demonstrations for a Television show f
Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: general public

Anatolia College Green Chemistry Activities Presentation Elias Kalambokis   |   added on Oct 22, 2011    |    Greece The green efforts of Anatolia College High School , with the emphasis put on Green Chemistry, will be presented by the " Go Green" club advisor Dr.Elias Kalambokis and a small group of the 140 total students-club members. More than ten green projects will be demonstrated.
Topic: chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, teachers, universities, research scientists, graduate students

European Women: Innovating for Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth Cheryl Miller   |   added on Oct 21, 2011    |    Belgium 14:00-16:00 on Wednesday, 23 November, the European chemical industry council, Cefic, will be showcasing the contribution of European women to smart, sustainable and inclusive growth through science, as a part of a 3-day “Tomorrow starts with Chemistry” event in Brussels.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, celebrating women chemists, women in science, women in chemistry, innovation, sustainability, smart growth, inclusive growth Audience: general public, women, decision and policy makers, professional chemists, researchers