International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Pilot project called experimental rocketry, is the analysis, design, construction and launch of an experimental rocket fuel solid with a payload in excess of 1000 meters Juan carlos Arias cañón   |   added on Jan 26, 2012    |    Colombia Measurement of atmospheric constituents on the ground to Ecuador over 3000 meters above the sea level. (1000 meters above the launch site). Solid Combustible chemistry methods
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, universities, school children, high schools

ExcipientFest Americas 2012 Marisol Perez   |   added on Jan 20, 2012    |    United States ExcipientFest attracts Pharmaceutical Scientists from the Americas and around the world to a unique two day forum for cutting-edge scientific developments. ExcipientFest features Educational Conferences, Workshops and Academic Poster Session. It is also a great event for networking.
Topic: conferences, seminars, chemistry education, networking, workshops, analytical chemistry, industrial trade fair Audience: professional chemists, students, industrial chemists, decision makers, research scientists, women chemists

Dialoge with Local Communities and Industries for Responsible Care (RC) Ayumu  Inoue   |   added on Jan 12, 2012    |    Japan Local dialoge for responsible care (RC) has been organized to promote further understanding of chemical industries by stakeholders.
Topic: workshops Audience: general public

JCIA celebrates the IYC2011 by conducting and participating in exhibitions Ayumu  Inoue   |   added on Jan 10, 2012    |    Japan JCIA and its members plan to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry by communicating about the IYC2011 to a broad rabge of audiencews by conducting and participating in various exibitions.
Topic: exhibition Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, teachers, industrial chemists

Hands-on, Hearts-on and Minds-on: Chemistry Teaching-Learning Using Low-Cost Apparatus and Chemicals Temechegn Engida   |   added on Jan 01, 2012    |    Ethiopia This workshop for teachers demonstrates an awareness of using low cost appropriate teaching-learning materials for chemistry and shows the efficiency, cost and appropriateness of low cost materials from locally available materials.
Topic: low cost materials Audience: teachers