International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Writing Popular Chemistry Article in Indonesian language Arli Aditya Parikesit   |   added on Jan 21, 2011    |    Indonesia We encourage every Indonesian chemistry-enthusiast, from academics, scientist professional, students, or hobbyist, to submit your popular Chemistry article in Indonesian language at our popular science website,
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, website, publications Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, women chemists, decision makers, high schools

Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    Spain In the International Year of Chemistry, prominent scientists highlight the major advances in the fight against the largest problems faced by humanity from the point of view of chemistry, showing how their science is essential to ensuring our long-term survival.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, publications Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, universities, teachers, decision makers, educational institutions

26th Philippine Chemistry Congress Shalom Rodriguez   |   added on Jan 17, 2011    |    Philippines The 26PCC will celebrate the 2011 IYC with special sessions which aim to highlight the important role that Chemistry plays in our industry, environment and society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, chemistry, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, competition, science fair, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, teachers, women chemists

Talking to the media Noha Elnagdi   |   added on Jan 16, 2011    |    Saudi Arabia Spreading the news by talking to the media
Topic: networking, publications, website Audience: general public, educators, universities, tertiary education, decision makers

Trace Elements in Food Szilvia Enyedi   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom The 4th International IUPAC Symposium for Trace Elements in Food (TEF-4) is the next in this conference series. The objective of this interdisciplinary symposium is to gather experts with different backgrounds to discuss all aspects of trace elements in relation to food, with special emphasis on biological effects of elements.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, analytical chemistry, publications, science fair, chemistry education Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, educators, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, tertiary education, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students