International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Fostering Innovation Tanya Fogg   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    United States Are you challenged to come up with new ideas and solutions? Do you want to tap into that inner voice? Join our speaker as she shares a proven process to generate ideas and stimulate innovative thinking.
Topic: acs webinar, acs webinars, innovation, small business, entrepreneur, professional development Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Advanced Culinary Chemistry – Sizzles for the Summer Tanya Fogg   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    United States Summer is a time for outdoor get-togethers, relaxing under the sun and the “Great American BBQ.” Every cook who pronounces their sauce the best has a family recipe or tried and true process to make that claim. But what’s really behind the best barbeque? Is it the perfect blend of secret seasonings, the marinating, the basti
Topic: experimental cuisine collective, acs webinars, smoke-house flavor, bbq, barbeque, food network, food detective Audience: general public, research scientists, teachers

Materials and Health Community Engagement Tanya Fogg   |   added on May 09, 2011    |    United States This year we participate in a global celebration of chemistry – the International Year of Chemistry (IYC2011)! The year concludes with the third and fourth quarter topics of Materials and Health. Be informed. Join us as our speakers discuss resources and exciting upcoming events that demonstrate the properties of materials
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, acs webinars, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: chemists, general public, educators, professors, students, teachers, secondary schools, school children

Is Being an Entrepreneur/Innovator Your Cup of Tea? Tanya Fogg   |   added on Mar 17, 2011    |    United States How many revolutionary innovations began with that simple thought, “I wonder if…”. Have you had an idea, but weren’t sure if it would fly? It takes science, business, and stamina to take on the high-risk but high-reward challenge of being an entreprenuer.
Topic: innovator, entrepreneur, start-up, inventor, acs webinars Audience: professional chemists, entrepreneurship, innovator, research scientist, general public

Successfully Working with Recruiters - Do's and Don'ts Tanya Fogg   |   added on Mar 17, 2011    |    United States Looking for a job is a full‐time job in itself. In addition to searching online and exhausting your professional network, recruiters can be your valuable partners in finding that next job.
Topic: acs webinars Audience: chemist, seasoned, experienced, mid-career, advanced career, professional