International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Chemistry Slovakia 2011 - Incheba Fairs Milan Drabik   |   added on Mar 11, 2011    |    Slovakia A new project called Chemistry Slovakia 2011 has been prepared whose first year builds upon 37 year old tradition of the INCHEBA international fair. We believe that in cooperation with expert partners we will manage to ensure a reputable renewal of the tradition of chemistry in Slovakia with the Chemistry Slovakia 2011 fair.
Topic: science fair, industrial trade fair, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, general public, industrial chemists, educational institutions

Young Ambassadors for Chemistry Thekla Papantoniou   |   added on Mar 11, 2011    |    Cyprus During the event, the students will present products (cosmetics) and models of chemical substances which they will prepare themselves with the guidance of their professors. They will also inform the public about uses of chemistry in daily life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers

Broadcasting to the World Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Broadcasting to the World: Bob Barrett, the host of public radio “The Health Show” will help us create a series of podcasts of interviews.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, demonstrations, biotechnology, website, publications, science fair, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students, secondary school students

Science in the Arts Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Science in the Arts: Chemistry will be celebrated by exploring its story and impact as reflected in the arts.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, seminars, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry, website, art, biotechnology, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students