Registration is now under way for the international symposium on “Renewing the heritage of chemistry in the 21st century. Conversations on the preservation, presentation and utilization of sources, sites and artefacts”, to be held in Paris from Tuesday 21 to Friday 24 June 2011. The symposium, which is organized under the auspices of the Commission on the History of Modern Chemistry of the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science (Division of History of Science and Technology), will begin with a reception at the Académie des sciences on the evening of 21 June, and sessions will take place at the Ecole supérieure de physique et de chimie industrielles (ESPCI ParisTech) on 22 June and the Maison de la Chimie on 23 June. A number of optional visits have been arranged for 24 June.
For further details and to register, go to http://chmc2011.fr/?lang=en. To benefit from the lower rates for registration, please register before 30 April 2011.
Jeffrey Johnson, president of the CHMC ([email protected])
Robert Fox, chair of the symposium programme committee ([email protected])