International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Semana de Química in Bahia, Brazil Daniel Silva   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Brazil Celebration for the 10th Semana de Química da UNEB 201, the event will be held in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 19-23th september 2011 at Universidade do Estado da Bahia.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, teachers, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools, secondary schools students

Chemistry in our Daily Life Mauricio Acelas   |   added on Mar 12, 2011    |    Colombia Interested in learning how chemistry impacts our daily life? In a series of presentations, I will attempt to demonstrate to secondary students in Colombia how the world would be without chemistry and why it is so important for the development of human kind.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, demonstrations, science fair Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students

New Trends in the Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds Alex Lyakhovnenko   |   added on Mar 12, 2011    |    Russian Federation The II Conference on the Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds 25-30 April 2011 in Zheleznovodsk, Russia is conference for chemists. It is destined to unite and teach chemists, to let them share own experience and encourage further research.
Topic: conferences, networking, seminars, educational materials, chemistry education, workshops, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, secondary schools, high schools