Events and News

HOT NEWS: New Website for the IUPAC Centenary Activities

A website highlighting the global plans for the celebration of IUPAC’s centenary in 2019 has just been launched. Please take a look at the site at www.iupac.org/100.

2018: European Year of Cultural Heritage

The European Union has declared 2018 as the European Year of Cultural Heritage.
Throughout 2018, celebrations of diverse cultural heritage across Europe will take place at EU, national, regional and local level. The aim of the European Year of Cultural Heritage is to encourage more people to discover Europe's cultural heritage, and to reinforce a sense of belonging to a common European space. 

The IUPAC Postgraduate Summer School on Green Chemistry has received the sponsorship and the official label of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018.
More details at: http://annoeuropeo2018.beniculturali.it/en/eventi/3025/

2019: UN International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements

Great News! 2019 has just been proclaimed by UN as "The International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements" to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Periodic Table by the Russian scientist Dmitri I. Mendeelev. This is an important recognition of the fundamental role of the basic sciences, especially chemistry and physics worldwide, in providing solutions to many of the development challenges that the world is facing towards implementing the United Nations 17-SDGs.
This will coincide also with IUPAC100 Celebration!
The IUPAC Postgraduate Summer School on Green Chemistry will fully support these important events during the School activities on 7-14 July 2018 in Venice.

8th IUPAC International Conference on Green Chemistry, 9-14 September 2018, Bangkok, Thailand.

The 8th IUPAC International Conference on Green Chemistry will be hosted by the Thailand Chemical Society on 9-14 September 2018 in Bangkok.

This conference is the eighth of a series of biennial...

2018 CHEMRAWN VII Prize for Green Chemistry – Call for Nominations

IUPAC is now seeking nominations for the 2018 CHEMRAWN VII Prize for Green Chemistry.

2017/2018 Green Chemistry for Life Grant Programme - Call for applications

2017/2018 Green Chemistry for Life Grant Programme - Call for applications

2018 IUPAC-SOLVAY International Award for Young Chemists

2018 IUPAC-SOLVAY International Award For Young Chemists - Call for applications

IUPAC 100th Anniversary to be Celebrated in 2019

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC), the globally-recognized authority on chemical nomenclature and terminology, will celebrate its 100th anniversary on July 28, 2019.

7th IUPAC International Conference on Green Chemistry 2 - 5 October 2017, Moscow, Russia

The theme of the 7th ICGC is the Development of Chemistry within Planetary Boundaries.