International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry Education in Ethiopia Temechegn Engida   |   added on Sep 21, 2010    |    Ethiopia A conference will be organized to review the past and present practices and challenges of chemistry education at secondary and tertiary levels of Ethiopia and to propose innovative/modern system based on international experiences.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, conferences, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, educators, professors, tertiary education, secondary schools

Laborama Willy Stelzer   |   added on Aug 19, 2010    |    Belgium Laborama is the Belgian trade show for the laboratory sector. It is the meeting point for manufacturers and users of laboratory equipment, instruments and services. A seminar program is offered to the participants
Topic: seminars, science fair, biotechnology, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, industrial trade fair, workshops, hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists, educators, decision makers, industrial chemists, professors, universities

Water–A Chemical Solution: A Global Experiment Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Aug 19, 2010    |    International School students around the world will be invited to explore one of Earth’s most critical resources, water. The results of their investigations will contribute to a Global Experiment, which will possibly become the biggest chemistry experiment ever.
Topic: chemistry education, chemistry experiment, hands-on activities, celebrating chemistry, water Audience: students, educators, general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools

Chem Ed 2011 conference for chemistry educators Pat Vance   |   added on Jul 06, 2010    |    United States The 21st biennial conference for chemistry educators at the high school level. Demonstrations and some of the speaker sessions will be open to the public as well.
Topic: demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: chemistry educators, students, general public

Toolkits for National Chemistry Weeks Mustafa Sozbilir   |   added on Jul 02, 2010    |    Turkey This activity aims at developing toolkits for national chemistry days and weeks during IYC 2011 and to raise awareness of the importance of chemistry as the central science by highlighting the applications of chemistry in daily life.
Topic: hands-on activities, science fair, celebrating chemistry Audience: educators, professors