1. Title The 23rd Symposium on Elastomers & Soft Materials
2. IYC interests @Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
AEncourage interest of young people in chemistry
BGenerate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
CCelebrate the role of women in chemistry
3. Short description SRIJ sponsors 3 major meetings a year, the annual meeting, the Summer College and the Symposium on Elastomers and Soft Materials(SES). The special topics for the International Year of Chemistry in the SES is "R&D of organic ELs".
4. Audience students, professional chemists, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, graduate students,
5. Topic conference
6. Long description The symposium topics contain high performance, high functional elastomers and soft materials, and their green chemistry in the Symposium on Elastomers and Soft Materials(SES).

The SES opens from 1st to 2nd, December, 2011 at Kitakyushu International Conference Center, Kitakyushu-shi, Fukuoka, Japan.
7. Sponsors JCS, SPSJ etc.,

8. Contact detail

Name:President Yasushi Hirata
Organization or affiliations:The Society of Rubber INDUSTRY, JAPAN
Phone :+81-3-3401-2957