Reaxys PhD Prize 2020

CAREERS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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There are only four weeks left for ambitious young chemists at the Chemical Institute for Canada to apply to the Reaxys PhD Prize 2020! Remember, anyone who is currently doing a PhD in the chemical sciences or who completed their PhD after January 1, 2019 is eligible to enter. The submission deadline is March 11....

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Early Career Chemists – Apply to attend the Inaugural Commonwealth Chemistry Congress

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The inaugural Commonwealth Chemistry Congress (CCC) is to be held at the University of the West Indies, in Trinidad and Tobago, from 18–21 May 2020. The Congress aims to create partnerships for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, strengthen scientific capacity, inspire and elevate the role of the chemical sciences to society and policy makers, and celebrate achievements in our...

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Can. J. Chem. Eng. Year in Review

PUBLICATIONS
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Message from Editor-in-Chief, João B. P. Soares As 2019 comes to an end, I would like to thank all authors, reviewers, members of the International Advisory Board, and of the Editorial Board of The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering. The journal has a distinguished history of disseminating novel research and critical reviews in chemical engineering....

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Invitation to students to participate

CONFERENCES
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With less than two weeks to go, the Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE) is excited to host the 69th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference (CCEC) at the Halifax Convention Centre. Many of the delegates are undergraduate and graduate students from across Canada. We at the CSChE believe that students are the future and that we...

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EIC Accepting Nominations

CIC MEMBERS
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The Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) is currently accepting nominations for its 2020 senior awards and EIC fellowship inductees. The deadline for nominations is midnight, November 15, 2019.  The awards include: SIR JOHN KENNEDY MEDAL For outstanding services rendered to the engineering profession, or of noteworthy contributions to the science of engineering, or to the...

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Cultivate the science communicator within you

CAREERS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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Take us up on a unique opportunity to bring your experience and insights to communicating some of the most important issues surrounding science and technology in Canada. The CIC invites you to nominate yourself to represent the CIC community and attend the 2019 Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC) or the 2019 Association of Science-Technology Centers...

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Canadian Chemistry Contest winners announced

EDUCATION
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The 2019 edition of the Canadian Chemistry Contest (CCC) was held on Monday, April 15, 2019.  The contest was written by 633 Canadian students from across the country, in conjunction with the Canadian Chemistry Olympiad (CCO).  This year, ASDAN, a skills-based learning group specializing in international education, also offered this exam to approximately 850 students...

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Putting faces to the initiatives behind equity, diversity, and inclusion

CHEMISTRY FOR SOCIETY
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The 102nd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CCCE) in Quebec City featured an entire day of sessions devoted to various aspects of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) as they affect people in all walks of their personal and working lives. It marked the third year that this theme has made up a major part of...

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CIC Elects Paul Smith Vice-Chair

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Paul Smith, Vice President of Xerox Innovation Group and Director of the Xerox Research Centre of Canada, became the Vice-Chair of the Chemical Institute of Canada’s Board of Directors at the organization’s Annual General Meeting in Quebec City on June 6.

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