International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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.

Lenses, Outer Space, and Ecology Jacob Cox   |   added on Mar 29, 2011    |    United States We will be discussing the role chemistry has in eyeglass lenses, outer space exploration and ecology. As well as chemistry's importance in our gathering of knowledge on earth to the stars.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: general public, high schools, students, women chemists, research scientists, industrial chemists, professional chemists, professors

The Aqueous disolutions and the Development of Life Grupo MEQ   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Colombia This workshop is directed to high school teachers. Our goals are: Recognizing the diversity of contextual relationships of water, deal with the chemical and physical properties of aqueous solutions and raise awareness about the impact of the activities of people on water quality and our social responsibility in that.
Topic: water, environment Audience: professors, educators

Lake-Sumter Community College Celebrates IYC 2011 Katie Roles   |   added on Mar 27, 2011    |    United States On April 5th, 2011, Lake-Sumter Community College South Lake Branch Chem. Depart. presents a celebration of IYC for its students, faculty, and staff. Participants will enjoy eight worlds of chemistry through hands on experiments, demonstrations, and food. All worlds show the importance of chemistry in everyday life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, website Audience: students, professors, educators, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education

Chemistry Made Simple for Public Appreciation and Attraction Sam Kauba   |   added on Mar 26, 2011    |    Papua New Guinea The way forward is a collaboration of research projects crafted by ingenious concepts with predefined targets and unifying themes in Chemistry. All of the activities to commemorate, International Year of Chemistry 2011, shall be simple to foster public appreciation in Papua New Guinea.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, seminars, educational materials, workshops, hands-on activities, demonstrations, competition, science fair, website Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators