IYC2011 Global challenges webcast
Today, the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia launches the International Year of Chemistry in the USA with a debate on the “solutions to the pressing issues of energy, water, food, and human health”.
If you didn’t register in time, fear not – the discussion is being webcast between 10am and noon (EST). With the following list of participants (CEOs of Dupont AND Dow?!), it really looks worth tuning in to:
– Daniel G. Nocera (moderator), Henry Dreyfus Professor of Energy and Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
– Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland at College Park, and former Director, National Science Foundation
– Janet Hering, Director, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology
You need to register in advance at this webpage, then you can log in to the webcast from 9.45am.
Neil Withers (Associate Editor, Nature Chemistry)