International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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40th Anniversary of the OECD Chemical's programme Alastair Wood   |   added on Feb 17, 2011    |    France Special event to mark the 40th anniversary of work on chemical safety at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences Audience: decision makers, professional chemists, industrial chemists, women chemists

Advanced Nanomaterials for Energy Applications Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Feb 13, 2011    |    Puerto Rico During the 2011 IUPAC Congress, some of the world's leading experts in nanotechnology will gather at a symposium to discuss on the challenges and opportunities in the energy production, storage and use.
Topic: conferences, seminars, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, decision makers, tertiary education

International Year of Chemistry 2011 Francesca Furlan   |   added on Feb 10, 2011    |    Belgium Our activity is a website page promoting the International Year of Chemistry 2011 through a description of the initiative and its aims, including the list of events with a special focus on Cefic (the European Chemical Industry Council) National Association Federations and Affiliated Associations activities.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, conferences, seminars, educational materials, workshops, website Audience: professors, general public, industrial, industrail chemists, reaserach scientists, decision makers

The Chemistry Enterprise: Do We Have a Future, or What? Elmer Ledesma   |   added on Feb 09, 2011    |    United States A presentation by Dr. William Carroll, past president (2005) of the American Chemical Society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students

"Awarness on Interface Doctorate Studies in Chemistry" Contest. Evangelia Varella   |   added on Feb 07, 2011    |    Greece Ph.D. candidates, who study and perform research work at the interface of chemistry and other scientific disciplines, are invited to write an essay, describing their experience on being a third-cycle student.
Topic: inter-disciplinary, chemistry education Audience: ph.d. candidates, young researchers, educational institutions, decision makers