International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Super Science Saturday: Celebrating Chemistry – Past, Present, Future Kathy Agee   |   added on Jun 16, 2010    |    United States This event will provide educational activities and opportunities for students and their families to experience the science of chemistry. These activities will focus on understanding the foundational elements of pure chemistry, its connections with the other sciences and our culture, and the career opportunities available.
Topic: hands-on, demonstrations, displays, inter-disciplinary, presentations, chemistry, history, art, marie curie Audience: general public, children, elementary, secondary, school, students, teachers, educators, k-12, parents

365 Molecules Who Changed Chemistry Rodrigo Souza   |   added on Jun 12, 2010    |    Brazil We are planning to celebrate each day of the International Year of Chemistry in Brazil with a different molecule who changed in some way chemistry.
Topic: organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry Audience: general public, school children, students, tertiary education, educators, decision makers, professional chemists, regional, secondary schools

The Millennium Lecture series at Bath Gareth Lamb   |   added on Jun 10, 2010    |    United Kingdom The Millennium lectures are a series of popular science lectures held at the University of Bath. The lectures aim to inspire young scientists from local schools and the undergraduate community, as well as engage the general public and academics in interesting scientific topics.
Topic: conferences Audience: general public

Brazilian International Year of Chemistry Domain Rodrigo Souza   |   added on Jun 04, 2010    |    Brazil Development of a domain which will centralize and disseminate all project actions via the Internet for the IYC in Brazil. In this sense, the Brazilian Chemical Society has already registered in the name and activated the domain www.quimica2011.org.br.
Topic: website, celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education Audience: general public, school children, students, tertiary education, educators, decision makers, professional chemists, secondary schools