International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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NESACS Celebrates IYC+1 in 2012 Morton Hoffman   |   added on Dec 27, 2011    |    United States During 2012, the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (NESACS) will continue and expand upon its activities of 2011 under the "umbrella" of IYC+1.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, research scientists, women chemists

Chemical Experimental Lesson Katsuya Takahashi   |   added on Dec 27, 2011    |    Japan Some special lectures and experiments were held.
Topic: edcational experiments Audience: general public, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools

Dialogue with local communities in Kawasaki Ayumu  Inoue   |   added on Dec 26, 2011    |    Japan Local dialogue is held to promote further understanding of chemical industries by stekeholders.
Topic: dialogue meeting Audience: general public

UBE Group Thailand Plant Tour Shigeharu Anpeij   |   added on Dec 26, 2011    |    Japan Plant Tour in UBE Group Thailand at Rayong is planned in order to build a deeper relationnship between industry and academia. Professors and professional chemists fromJapan who attend 14th Asia Chemical Congress 2011 (14ACC) held in Bangkok are invited.
Topic: hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists, professors

Chemistry Education in Ethiopia Gedion Getahun   |   added on Dec 21, 2011    |    Germany Symposium was held to encourage the interest of young people in Chemistry. Therefore , during the symposium efforts were made to show how to enhance the capacity of Chemical Education in Ethiopia.
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, workshops Audience: professional chemists, professors, educational institutions, general public, teachers