Jun 07, 2011
Vienna International Centre, Wagramer Strasse 5, 1400 Vienna, Austria

For the third time the symposium on the occasion of World Environment Day will take place at Vienna International Center. Since 1972 the World Environment Day is celebrated every year on the 5th of June. The United Nations declared the year 2011 as the „International Year of Chemistry“ with the slogan "Chemistry – Our life, our future". The international symposium on the 7th of June will cover this theme under the title "ENVIRONMENT DAY Talks 11 – Chemistry takes Responsibility".

Programme outline: 7th of June 2011, 9 - 4:30, Vienna International Centre
During the morning four main lectures will give overviews of the topic. 

In the afternoon three moderated discussion forums will take place. The participants will be able to enter into a dialogue with the experts. Subsequent to the discussion forums international best practice examples will be presented.

Working language will be English. Simultaneous English/German interpretation will be provided for all sections.

The Symposium "ENVIRONMENT DAY Talks" is a cooperative event between "die umweltberatung" and the United Nations Office in Vienna (UNOV).

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