International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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A Taste of Chemistry Allison Moore   |   added on Jan 10, 2011    |    United States Join us while we explore the world of food through chemistry.  Sample the different ways chemistry is used to prepare, test, package and clean food products through demonstrations and hands-on experimentation.  Presented by Alpha Chi Sigma Professional Chemistry Fraternity for Girl Scouts
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, analytical chemistry, food chemistry Audience: students, girl scouts

Presentation of Chemical Research by Students of National College of Technology Naoto  Chatani   |   added on Jan 09, 2011    |    Japan Workshop of Chemical Research by students awarded an excellent graduation research prize in National College of Technology
Topic: chemical education, workshops, hands-on activities Audience: national college of technology students, teachers

“Welcome to Chemistry” Onsite Lecture Presentation at high school Naoto  Chatani   |   added on Jan 09, 2011    |    Japan Encourage interest of high school students in chemistry (ex. Challenge of total synthesis of natural product, functionalized material in daily life, ect.)
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, science fair, etc. Audience: high school students, teachers

Role of Chemistry in Social life Shyamal Kar   |   added on Jan 08, 2011    |    India The feeling for the subject have made us to do something to celebrate IYC-2011to make aware of our society specially the young childrens and women in special to see how chemistry can in reality change our society and create a green and peace society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, talk on role of women chemists, analytical chemistry Audience: students, professors, industrial chemists, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children

Science Films - projections and debates Lourdes Gisella Duarte Pereira   |   added on Jan 05, 2011    |    Paraguay This event it's going to take place 4 times in the year and the organizers are the Paraguayan Asociation of Student of Pure Chemestry (AEQPP)
Topic: hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, educators