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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

5th ECC flashnews: more than 1400 abstracts submitted from 75 countries

The contributions are distributed across the scientific themes: Resources and environment; Chemistry and society; Materials; Synthesis and Catalysis; Chemistry for and in Life Sciences; Understanding matter and reactions.

The European Research Council (ERC) and the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) will present their activities during the 5th European Chemistry Congress in Istanbul.

Monday 1 September 2014, 15h00, room KUVARS: The European Research Council: news and updates 

Tuesday 2 September 2014, 10h30, room ARTEMIS: The European Commission's Joint Research Centre and some of its activities in the area of Chemistry

Both sessions (ERC and JRC) are open to all registered participants



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.