1. Title Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry
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 Annual meeting and academic sessions in the history of chemistry, including two special lectures, a symposium, and nine research presentations.
4. Audience Members of the society, but general public can attend. Students and general public can audit the special lectures for free
5. Topic academic sessions in the history of chemistry
6. Long description Date: July 2, 2011, Saturday, and July 3, Sunday
Venue: Hirosaki University, Aomori
July 2 Saturday, Special Lecture 1:
   On the distress of the fifth infantry regiment in Mt. Hakkoda in 1902
July 2 Saturday, Symposium:
   Present stage of the reserch on the introduction of chemistry into Japan
July 3 Sunday, Special Lecture 2:
   Dawn of nuclear fission research: Professor Kenjiro Kimura
   Nine research presentations
Website: http://kagakushi.org/

7. Sponsors Japanese Society for the History of Chemistry

8. Contact detail

Name:Mr. Masao Uchida
Organization or affiliations:Wako University
Phone :+81-44-989-7478