The countdown has begun! In just one month 9 NJC Board members and 2 editors will be on their way to China to participate in the 3 days of the 2012 NJC Symposium: New Directions in Chemistry, which are being organised with the collaboration of the University of Hong Kong, East China University of Science and Technology, and the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Chemistry in Beijing.
April 23rd: University of Hong Kong, Meng Wah Complex, Lecture Theatre T6, from 8:45 am to 7 pm
April 25th: East China University of Science and Technology, Yifu Building, Conference Room I, from 10 am to 7 pm
April 27th: Institute of Chemistry of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Building 3, Room 101, from 10 am to 6 pm
We hope to meet many of you there!
If you wish to attend, please send me an email (click here for details).
Of special interest for younger chemists in Shanghai and Beijing: I will be giving a one-hour course on manuscript preparation and publication, starting at 9 am, just before the symposia.
Many thanks to the host institutions, the CNRS, RSC Publishing, the French Consulate in Hong Kong and Macau, and the French Embassy in China for their support, which has made these events possible!
Full details are on the flyers and programs below (click on an image to see a larger image).