International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Trace Elements in Food Szilvia Enyedi   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom The 4th International IUPAC Symposium for Trace Elements in Food (TEF-4) is the next in this conference series. The objective of this interdisciplinary symposium is to gather experts with different backgrounds to discuss all aspects of trace elements in relation to food, with special emphasis on biological effects of elements.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, analytical chemistry, publications, science fair, chemistry education Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, educators, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, tertiary education, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students

Bangor University Celebrates Chemistry Stevie Scanlan   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom A year long celebration of chemistry with events for all ages
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, competition, science fair Audience: teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children

Networking Breakfast - Mexico City, Mexico Adela Lemus   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    Mexico We are joining Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time activity. The research center CICATA Unidad Legaria, from IPN, México is celebrating its 15th anniversary while IPN is celebrating its 75 anniversary. We are delighted to host the Women Breakfast at 8 am PST
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, post graduate students, research scientists, women chemists, educational institutions

Undergraduates Collaborating for the Future Elmer Ledesma   |   added on Jan 13, 2011    |    United States A symposium solely for undergraduate students that gives them the opportunity to present their research work in an oral format at major national meeting. Presentations cover a broad spectrum of the chemical sciences: environmental chemistry, chemical engineering, synthetic chemistry, analytical chemistry.
Topic: environmental chemistry, analytical chemistry, chemical engineering, chemical education, synthetic organic chemistry, process chemistry Audience: students, undergraduate research, universities, educational institutions, tertiary education, professors, educators

View the ACS' IYC Webinar Liezl Perez   |   added on Jan 11, 2011    |    United States Did you miss our recent IYC webinar? If so, view the recorded webinar to get tips, find resources and activities you or your local section can engage in to celebrate IYC 2011.
Topic: iyc webinar resources activties, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students