International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    Spain In the International Year of Chemistry, prominent scientists highlight the major advances in the fight against the largest problems faced by humanity from the point of view of chemistry, showing how their science is essential to ensuring our long-term survival.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, publications Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, universities, teachers, decision makers, educational institutions

Microbes and Molecules Manuel Sánchez   |   added on Jan 16, 2011    |    Spain “Curiosidades de la Microbiología is a blog dedicated to the popularization of Microbiology. My intention to support IYC 2011is to publish comments about peer-reviewed papers on the different aspects of chemistry and its relations with microorganisms as for example biochemistry, biogeochemical cycles, antimicrobial compounds
Topic: educational materials, science fair, website, biotechnology Audience: students, professors, educators, general public, universities

Networking Breakfast - Barcelona, Spain Djamila Olivier González   |   added on Jan 11, 2011    |    Spain International Year of Chemistry Celebration and Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) EUROTEC CONFERENCE LAUNCH.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, publications, website, industrial trade fair Audience: students, research scientists, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators

Los Avances de la Química y su Impacto en la Sociedad (Chemistry and its Impact on Society) Bernardo Herradón   |   added on Jan 04, 2011    |    Spain Course addressed to general public, secondary school students and teachers as well as to anybody interested on the benefits of Chemistry for our lifes.
Topic: conferences, chemistry education, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities Audience: general public, students, educators, teachers, secondary school students, graduate students

Networking Breakfast - Madrid, Spain Emilia Arjona    |   added on Dec 03, 2010    |    Spain The Spanish Chemistry and Society Forum is organising a round table breakfast with some of the top national female chemistry researchers. The event will take place in Madrid next January 18th.
Topic: networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: women chemists