International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Thunder and Lightning Demonstration Lecture Samantha Tang   |   added on Oct 11, 2011    |    United Kingdom The theme of the lecture will be chemical energy, with plenty of it! Whether in the form of light or sound, there will be chemical colours and energetic explosions to enthuse and excite the audience. Performed by Dr Pete Licence and Mr Jim Gamble.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations Audience: general public, students, secondary schools students

The Wonderful World of Chemistry Alen Albreht   |   added on Sep 30, 2011    |    Slovenia Co-workers from the Laboratory for Food Chemistry, National Institute of Chemistry, Slovenia, and EN-FIST Centre of Excellence, Slovenia, are going to present a demonstration on the determination of sugars, stimulants, and colorants in soft drinks.
Topic: demonstrations, workshops Audience:

A Little Light Relief Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium On the evening of Thursday October 27, RSC President Prof David Phillips of Imperial College London will be in Brussels to give his popular chemistry demonstration lecture: "A Little Light Relief".
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, high schools, school children, educators, teachers

Chemistry and Culture Week at EESC Tim Reynolds   |   added on Sep 29, 2011    |    Belgium The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) organises a week of chemistry related activities from 3 October to 7 October at its building in the heart of the European quarter in Brussels.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, women chemists, decision makers, school children, secondary schools students

A day full of Chemistry Yannick Vercammen   |   added on Sep 25, 2011    |    Belgium "A day full of Chemistry" is a one-day activity in which people of all ages can participate in workshops, watch demo's, attend lectures, ...
Topic: workshops, lectures, shows, demonstrations Audience: everyone