International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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A World without Polymers Giancarlo Galli   |   added on Aug 29, 2010    |    International We will hold a video and essay contest celebrating IYC. The topic will be to imagine a "World without Polymers" and to write about the detrimental effect on society if polymers were absent. We expect to award prizes including a trip to the World Chemical Congress for award winners.
Topic: competition, video Audience: students, school children, secondary schools, high schools

PACIA National Conference 2011 - The Business of Chemistry John Osborn   |   added on Aug 17, 2010    |    Australia The Australian Plastics and Chemicals Industry Association (PACIA) National Conference is the highlight industry event of the year for the chemicals and plastics industry in Australia. The theme in 2011 will be 'The Business of Chemistry' in support of the International Year of Chemistry 2011 initiative.
Topic: conferences, seminars, chemistry, workshops, celebrating chemistry, networking, biotechnology, competition, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: professional chemists, general public, industrial chemists, decision makers, tertiary education, post graduate students, professors, universities, women chemists, educational institutions

Writing the World Jane Langley   |   added on Jul 23, 2010    |    United Kingdom Writing the World is Cool it Schools annual poetry competition. We have now launched 'Chain Reactions' a brand new theme all about chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition, educational materials, creative writing, workshops, poetry, science fair Audience: educators, tertiary education, general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools, schools, kids, poetry, creative writing, competition for children, poetry competition, families

ChemCrown 2010-11 Rajeev Singh   |   added on Jun 18, 2010    |    India Annual Chemical Society Festival, From quizzes, extempore to chemical fashion show to hands-on activities
Topic: hands-on activities, chemistry, competition, celebrating chemistry, science fair, seminars Audience: tertiary education, students, universities, post graduate students, teachers, professors

Australian National Chemistry Quiz Vicki Gardiner   |   added on May 22, 2010    |    Australia The Australian National Chemistry Quiz is truly and international activity, currently held in 15 countries and 7 languages. The quiz The Quiz has four age groups – Years 7-8 (middle high school), Years 9-10 (middle high school), Year 11 and Year 12 (senior high school).
Topic: competition Audience: teachers, students, secondary schools