Society News

October 2018

Jailson Lima was presented with the Beaumier Award For High School/CÉGEP Chemistry Teachers at a special awards ceremony on October 4, 2018 at Vanier College. Sponsored by the Beaumier Churcott Foundation...

October 2018
AWARDS

The CSChE 2018 conference included several competitions for both undergraduate and graduate students. Congratulations to the winners and to all the students who participated in these competitions!

October 2018
CONFERENCE

The 68th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference (CSChE 2018) got underway this week, drawing close to 1300 people from more than 40 countries ...

October 2018
COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

Kazim Agha loved life in the laboratory, but he vividly recalls how difficult it was to begin thinking outside of this setting. That became necessary in 2002, just as he was completing his PhD...

October 2018
PUBLICATIONS

During International Open Access Week, October 22–28, 2018, The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering was pleased to announce that CSChE members will now receive a 25% discount...

October 2018
AWARDS

The Royal Society of Canada has announced its 2018 award winners which include Tomislav Friščić, McGill University and Gwendolyn Bailey, NSERC.

September 2018
CAREERS

Gender issues in chemistry are obtaining an unprecedented profile in academic and industry circles, thanks in large part to the work of women in chemistry organizations across the country. These activities have accelerated dramatically with the creation...

September 2018
EDUCATION

The International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) is an annual competition celebrating the world’s most talented high school chemistry students. The top four Chemistry students from participating countries compete in...

September 2018
AWARDS

The Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE) has announced the 2018 award winners. Official presentations will take place at the Awards Banquet at the 68th XXIX Interamerican Congress of Chemical Engineering, incorporating the Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference in Toronto, ON, Oct. 28-31, 2018.

July/August 2018

On August 2, 2018, the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC), working with advocacy partner the Canadian Consortium for Research (CCR) submitted a pre-budget recommendation for the 2018 Federal budget to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance (FINA).