International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry at the Garden Alison Foster   |   added on Sep 06, 2011    |    United Kingdom A 3 month exhibition from October to December at the University of Oxford Botanic Garden in conjunction with the University of Oxford Chemistry Department. The exhibition will focus on the links between plants and chemistry - photosynthesis, pigments, the chemistry of taste and smell, new materials inspired by plants etc.
Topic: hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, educators, teachers, post graduate students, secondary school students

Expo QuĂ­mica 2011 Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on Sep 05, 2011    |    Argentina The exposition will show different aspects about chemistry, such as industries, food, health, environmental issues. It consists of students´ productions, conferences, videos, stands from some chemical companies. The main goal is to show young students that chemistry is everywhere.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, teachers, industrial chemists, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Chemistry As INnovating Science - CHAINS2011 J. Grimminck   |   added on Sep 05, 2011    |    Netherlands CHAINS2011 (Chemistry As INnovating Science) is the largest chemical conference in the Netherlands ever.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, seminars, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair, website, biotechnology Audience: professional chemists, decision makers, research scientists, professors, students, educators, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary schools students

2011 Kilpatrick Lecture: A Chemistry Renaissance featuring George Whitesides Aditya Unni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    United States George Whitesides (Harvard University) a world renowned scientist and advocate for chemistry as a solution to global health and energy needs will give a technical lecture "Reinventing Chemistry" and lead a panel discussion "Solving Problems or Satisfying Curiousity." A student poster session will be held.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, seminars, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, decision makers, high schools, tertiary education, school children

VIGYAN JIGYASA Sivaswaroop Pathaneni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    India It is aimed at providing an exposure to Chemistry lab, to the Government School Children. perhaps, it could be their First step in to a Chemistry lab. MSc Chemistry students will be the volunteers in explaining them and shall display posters in Marathi(the local language).
Topic: demonstrations, chemistry education Audience: secondary school students, high schools, post graduate students