International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The Latin American Pesticide Residue Workshop Horacio Heinzen   |   added on Apr 02, 2011    |    Uruguay The Latin American Pesticide Residue Workshop (LAPRW) is a biannual open forum for discussion on current concepts and future developments in the field of pesticide residues in food and the environment
Topic: workshops, conferences, seminars, pesticides Audience: research scientists, professional chemists, universities, post graduate students

Role of Chemistry in industrial development in Kenya Leonard Gitu   |   added on Apr 02, 2011    |    Kenya Seminar/ Workshop
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, chemistry education, workshops Audience: students, industrial chemists, professors, educators, graduate, post graduate students, universities

Chemistry of Wine Elmer Ledesma   |   added on Apr 01, 2011    |    United States The talk will include an overview of wine and wine making and more detailed descriptions of the chemical composition of grapes and wine, laboratory methods for analysis of grapes and wines, sensory and organoleptic methods used for wine, the role of tannin and other phenolic compounds in wine, and some potential health aspects
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education

Translating Food Chemistry to Health Benefits Kamila Klimaszewska   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Poland Euro Food Chem XVI -- 6-8 July 2011, Gdańsk, Poland -- will try to demonstrate how food chemistry combined with modern biotech methods can improve our understanding of food in relation to health. There are also planned special lectures – tribute to Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students, educational institutions

Workshop: Chemistry and patents - success for innovation Natasa Doslik   |   added on Mar 29, 2011    |    Germany The workshop on 29.04.2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry.
Topic: workshops, chemistry, intellectual property, inventions, patents, technology transfer Audience: researchers in university and research centers, representative from industry, professionals, professors, students and other relevant entities, primarily those involved in chemistry.