1. Title The Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry 2011
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 The recipients of the Gold and Silver Medals in 2011 will deliver the Nagoya Medal Award Lectures. The Gold medalist is Prof. Eric N. Jacobsen (Harvard University), the Silver medalist is Prof. Keiji Tanino (Hokkaido University).
4. Audience students, professional chemists, research scientists
5. Topic chemistry education, seminars
6. Long description The Nagoya Medal of Organic Chemistry 2011
Date: Monday, November 14th, 2011
Venue: Noyori Conference Hall, Nagoya University
1. Gold Medal Lecture: Professor Eric N. Jacobsen(Harvard University, USA)
   (i) The Hydrolytic Kinetic Resolution Reaction
   (ii) Asymmetric Catalysis with Chiral Hydrogen-Bond Donors
2. Silver Medal Lecture: Professor Keiji Tanino (Hokkaido University, Japan)
   Design, Tactics, and Findings in Natural Product Synthesis
7. Sponsors Banyu Life Science Foundation International

8. Contact detail

Name:Masato Kitamura
Organization or affiliations:Research Center for Materials Science, Nagoya University
Phone :+81-52-789-2957