International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Magical Power of d-Block Transition Metals David Tanner   |   added on Jun 30, 2011    |    Denmark Public lecture by the 2010 Nobel Laureate, Prof. Ei-ichi Negishi
Topic: seminars, chemistry, celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, tertiary education, teachers

Fondazione Cariplo Award for the scientific exploration of new research frontiers – 2011 Edition: Chemistry supporting progress and humankind well-being Diana Pozzoli   |   added on Jun 29, 2011    |    Italy The Fondazione Cariplo Award was established to recognize exceptionally innovative ideas; its goal is to fund unconventional and high-risk research studies still to be carried out. In the 2011 edition, will be funded new research frontiers in the field of Chemistry.
Topic: competition, demonstrations, chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: research scientists, universities, post graduate students

Festival Átomo de Ouro de Vídeos de Química (Golden Atom Chemistry Videos Festival) Edson Minatti   |   added on Jun 22, 2011    |    Brazil LIGHTS, CAMERA AND.... REACTION! The FIRST FESTIVAL OF AMATEUR CHEMISTRY VIDEOS, called THE GOLDEN ATOM, is organized by the Canal Fala Quimica (http://fb.me/falaQuimica). The goal is to collect videos of all participants showing experiments, demonstrations, documentaries, lectures or interviews about Chemistry.
Topic: educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry, website, art, video, virtual conference Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, tertiary education, high schools, school children, post graduate students

Experimental Show Rosalind Boulton   |   added on Jun 21, 2011    |    Australia Fire and ice, smoke and explosions galore - come and celebrate the International Year of Chemistry with our chemists who are sure to excite and entertain you in this spectacular show that demonstrates what chemistry is all about!
Topic: chemistry, show, magic, demonstration Audience: children, families, students, high schools, secondary schools, univ

SOCMA's 8th Annual Chemical Industry Golf Tournament Liesa Brown   |   added on Jun 07, 2011    |    United States One-day golf tournament to raise money for the American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program. Proceeds will help sponsor scholarships for qualified minority applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, biochemistry or chemical engineering and students seeking degrees in chemical technology.
Topic: chemistry, chemical industry, chemistry education, chemical industries, events, networking, education of chemistry, luncheon, dinner, scholarship, golf Audience: professionals, decision makers, general public, graduate students, post graduate students