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European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences (EuCheMS)

The European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences (EuCheMS) brings together chemistry related organisations throughout Europe to provide a single voice on key science and policy issues, based on expert scientific knowledge.



5th EuCheMS Chemistry Congress

31 August-4 September 2014, Istanbul, Turkey

Coming to the 5th EuCheMS Chemistry Congress? Don´t forget to check the final programme here!

The European Research Council (ERC) and the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) will present their activities as follows:

European Research Council session - Monday 1 September 2014, 15h00, room KUVARS:

1. ERC activities - Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, European Research Council President

2. More on ERC grantsLuisa De Cola, ERC Advanced Grantee 2009; Luis M. Liz-Marzan, ERC Advanced Grantee 2010; Sylvie Roke, ERC Starting Grantee 2009 and Consolidator Grantee 2013; Béatrice Thiry, Communications Officer, European Research Council Executive Agency


European Commission's Joint Research Centre session - Tuesday 2 September 2014, 10h30, room YAKUT B:

1. JRC nanotechnology activities - Hermann Stamm, JRC - IHCP

2. Training and Education regarding quality assurance for analytical measurements - Philip Taylor, JRC - IRMM

3. Measurement standards for environment - Marina Ricci, JRC - IRMM



EuCheMS Annual Report 2013

"What you have in hand or on your screen is the first edition of this yearbook" says Professor Ulrich Schubert, EuCheMS President, in his editorial. "In addition to reporting what EuCheMS did in the past year and what projects are ongoing, it is also supposed to be an up-to-date reference on contact persons both in the EuCheMS bodies and the member societies."

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Managing the Transition to Open Access Publication

EPS-EuCheMS Statement on Open Access

The EuCheMS Executive Board endorsed and approved the statement on Open access released last month by the European Physical Society, which was the result of wide and lively discussions among various EPS partner societies. Undersigned by EuCheMS, this statement has now become a joint EPS-EuCheMS statement, along the lines of collaboration established between the two societies with the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding earlier this year.