International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Towards Global Artificial Photosynthesis: Energy, Nanochemistry and Governance Thomas Faunce   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    Australia First International Conference dedicated to creating a Global Artificial Photosynthesis Project. Conference at Lord Howe Island (UNESCO World Heritage Listed) August 14-18 2011. conference website:
Topic: conferences, sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students

"Petru Poni" Chemistry Competition Tamara Slatineanu   |   added on Mar 09, 2011    |    Romania The secondary and high school students are invited to submit and participate for a local chemistry competition which will take place on 19th March 2011 at "Gh.Asachi" Technical College from Iasi, Romania.This year the traditional contest will be held under the IYC logo promoting the related goals.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, competition, educational materials, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools

Chemistry - our life, our future -- Science Week in Khartoum Ahmad Sinada   |   added on Mar 04, 2011    |    Sudan Chemical Society will hold celebrate the Year of Chemistry in the Science Week of the Faculty of Science, which will contain lectures in various scientific disciplines chemical and seminars, exhibitions, workshops and a variety of cultural programs. And that, starting from day 22 until 26 of March.
Topic: biochemistry, chemistry education, conferences, seminars, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, competition, analytical chemistry, science fair, biotechnology, industrial trade fair, bio Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, women chemists, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, graduate students

Green Solvents – Alternative Fluids in Science and Application Kathleen Too   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    United Kingdom To mark the International Year of Chemistry in 2011, Green Chemistry will publish a themed issue on green solvents- alternative fluids in science and application. This themed issue will contain articles by world-leading chemists detailing the recent advances and challenges faced in this area.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, decision makers

2nd Annual Brooklyn Frontiers in Science Public Lecture Brian Gibney   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    United States A public lecture on the development of the first artificial leaf by Prof. Daniel G. Nocera of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology, celebrating chemistry, seminars Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, women chemists, teachers, post graduate students, universities, research scientists, high schools