International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Scientific Update - Conference & Training Providers for Industrial Organic Chemists Claire Francis   |   added on Mar 16, 2011    |    United Kingdom Scientific Update, established in 1989 by Dr. Trevor Laird, organises conferences and training courses for industrial chemists and chemical engineers in chemical development and scale-up and many other specialist topics in organic chemistry. We also provide extensive consultancy services in these fields.
Topic: networking, educational materials, chemistry, biotechnology, chemistry courses, training, organic chemistry, process development, chemical development, c Audience: professional chemists, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, educational institutions, decision makers

We love Chemistry! Aylin Kirişçi   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    Turkey We want to show everybody that "chemistry" is a joy. We will make everybody in our school and district aware of the strength that chemistry has by presenting enjoyable experiments and workshops. We'll create a school board with the documents we've prepared. Besides, we'll share every activities on our school web site.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

From the Big Bang to the IYC: Exposition on the Road Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Mexico Within the celebrations of the International year of Chemistry, 2011, the School of Chemistry at UNAM and the CARSO Group have joined efforts to bring chemistry to society and have organized an itinerant exposition if four commercial plazas of CARSO Group.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, industrial chemists, educational institutions

Chemistry Demonstrations-Edmonton Area, southern Alberta and Central/Northern Alberta Lucio Gelmini   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Canada 1 h to 3 h chemistry demonstrations to students in K - 12 highlighting importance of chemistry to their daily lives.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students

Essay writing competition Stuart Cantrill   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom To celebrate the International Year of Chemistry, Nature Chemistry is launching an essay competition. We invite aspiring science writers to submit an 'In Your Element'-style essay on any one of the following elements - He, N, Na, Cu, Br, In or Pu.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, science communication Audience: students, graduate students, universities, educational institutions, post graduate students