International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Advanced School on Natural Products, Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis Integrated Solutions for Tomorrow's World Vanderlan Bolzani   |   added on Jun 13, 2011    |    Brazil The São Paulo School of Advanced Science (ESPCA) is a São Paulo State Research Foundation (FAPESP) program that offers short courses on advanced science and technology and this ESPCA was planned to celebrate the IYC 2011.
Topic: biotechnology, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences Audience: graduate students, post graduate students

1° Encuentro Nacional de Estudiantes de Química Maximiliano Andres Zensich   |   added on May 29, 2011    |    Argentina This meeting will feature different scope of careers relating to the chemical sciences and generate interest in chemistry through plenary lectures given by industrial chemists and chemical researchers, as well as debates and talks carried out by degree and post-degree students.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry, analytical chemistry, publications, biotechnology, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, tertiary education

Chemistry's contribution to the World Parthiban Srinivasan   |   added on May 27, 2011    |    India Presentations were made on various topics covering biotechnology, cosmetics to modernization of the various processes that make our life more comfortable by direct or indirect contribution of Chemistry
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, biotechnology Audience: professional chemists, professors, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists

Talk series: A perspective of biodiversity and natural products Bryann esteban Avendaño uribe   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Talk series about the chemistry as a tool for sustainable use and exploitation of biodiversity, the natural products and the current topics in phytochemistry
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, teachers, post graduate students, secondary school students, high schools

Genomics, Obesity and Diabetes Eduardo Barzana   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    Mexico A very hot topic in chemistry and medicine these days is that related to obesity and diabetes. In this colloquium, a number of very prestiged scientists, both national and international, will discuss this topic mainly from the point of view of genomics.
Topic: chemistry education, workshops, biotechnology, conferences Audience: students, research scientists, universities, educational institutions, decision makers