International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Networking Breakfast - Araraquara - SP, Brazil Vanderlan Bolzani   |   added on Jan 03, 2011    |    Brazil This one day event dedicated to women´s achievement in Brazilian science
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, post graduate students

International Year of Chemistry Celebration in The Dalles, Oregon Erica Jacobsen   |   added on Dec 31, 2010    |    United States This activity is an IYC celebration through the Mid-Columbia Christian Homeschool Association in The Dalles, OR. The celebration will be a chance for students and parents to join in celebrating IYC, while participating in hands-on chemistry activities and enjoying chemistry-related snacks.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities Audience: homeschool students, parents

Chemistry for All! 'Atoms of Delight' Elizabeth Stevenson   |   added on Dec 30, 2010    |    United Kingdom A celebration of chemistry:past present and future. Encouraging participation and engagement to highlight the importance and wonder of chemistry in all of our lives.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, hands-on activities, demonstrations, art, sharing Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, decision makers, students, general public, post graduate students, secondary schools

Charterhouse IYC Day Oliver Choroba   |   added on Dec 16, 2010    |    United Kingdom An event for local schools and members of the public on what has chemistry done for me. Hands-on chemistry along with exposure to a number of chemical industries, universities, SCI, RSC, and invited speakers such as the Nobel Laureate Sir Harry Kroto will complement the programme.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, demonstrations, science fair Audience: school children, general public

3rd Symposium of Chemistry UNPA at Papaloapan University, Tuxtepec, Oaxaca, México Nelda Xanath Martínez Galero   |   added on Dec 15, 2010    |    Mexico 3rd Symposium of Chemistry UNPA, March 10-11, 2011, Tuxtepec, Oaxaca, México. Activities: conferences, forums, posters sessions, workshops, challenges. Objectives:To share chemistry knowledge and promote enthusiasm in young people in educative institutions at basin Papaloapan zone.
Topic: conferences, workshops, chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, general public, universities, post graduate students, tertiary education, secondary schools, school children, secondary school students