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43rd IUPAC

13-21 August 2005
, China

IUPAC General Assembly, held from August 13-21, is the occasion for meetings of the statutory bodies of the Union, specifically of the Council, Bureau, Division Committees, and Standing Committees. A final schedule of meetings, with room assignment, will be distributed at on-site registration.

Schedule as of 29 July 2005

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AM: 09:00 to 13:00; PM: 14:00 to 18:00
> PRELIMINARY Room Assignments [pdf file -40KB]

President’s Address and Members Reception Sat, 13 Aug (19:00)
Congress Welcome Reception
including Awards Ceremony for the winners of the IUPAC Prize for Young Chemists
(Participation in this event requires that you register for the IUPAC Congress, or that you purchase an individual ticket)
Sun, 14 Aug (19:00)

Division Presidents and Secretaries Briefing

Sat, 13 Aug (08:00 to 09:00)

Division Committees

Div I - Physical and Biophysical Chemistry

Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Div II - Inorganic Chemistry Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Div III - Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM) and Mon, 15 Aug (AM)
Div IV - Polymer Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Div V - Analytical Chemistry
(with Div Workshop on Future opportunities and challenges Sat, AM)
Sat, 13 Aug (AM & PM) and Sun, 14 Aug (8:30-12:30 & PM)
Div VI - Chemistry and the Environment Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Div VII - Chemistry and Human Health Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Div VIII - Chemical Nomenclature and Structure Representation
Sat, 13 Aug and Sun, 14 Aug (AM & PM)
Division Presidents Wed, 17 Aug (AM)
Standing Committees 
CPEP Sun, 14 Aug and Mon, 15 Aug (AM & PM)
CHEMRAWN Mon, 15 Aug (AM & PM)
COCI Mon, 15 Aug (AM & PM)
CHEMRAWN & COCI Tue, 16 Aug (PM, 14:00 - 15:00)
CCE Mon, 15 Aug (AM & PM) and Tue, 16 Aug (AM)
(including discussion on project 2004-047-1-050 on Public understanding of science)
Tue, 16 Aug (PM, 15:15 - 17:30)
ICTNS Tue, 16 Aug and Wed, 17 Aug (AM & PM)
Project Committee Tue, 16 Aug (AM)
Evaluation Committee Tue, 16 Aug (PM)
PAC Editorial Advisory Board Fri, 19 Aug (AM)



Wed, 17 Aug (PM) and Thu, 18 Aug (AM & PM)

Sun, 21 Aug (12:30 to 14:00)

WCLM (World Chemistry Leadership Mtg.) Fri, 19 Aug (PM)
Council Sat, 20 Aug (AM & PM) and Sun, 21 Aug (AM)
Council Reception Sat, 20 Aug (19:00)
Union Advisory Board Sun, 21 Aug (PM)
Metrological Traceability of Measurements Results Sun, 14 Aug (16:00-18:00)
Food Chemistry - IUPAC Future Directions Mon, 15 Aug (PM)
COCI Safety Training Program
(see also IUPAC project #022/11/93)
Wed, 17 Aug (AM & PM)
Establishment of a "Center of Natural Products Research" - open meeting Fri, 19 Aug (15:00)
Other Meetings
Commission on Physicochemical Symbols, Terminology, and Units (I.1) Thu, 18 Aug and Fri, 19 Aug (AM & PM)
Commission on Isotopic Abundance and Atomic Weights (II.1) Thu, 11 Aug and Fri, 12 Aug (AM & PM)
Subcommittee on Materials Chemistry Mon, 15 Aug (AM & PM)
Subcommittee on Organic Synthesis Sat, 13 Aug (PM)
Subcommittee on Biomolecular Chemistry Mon, 15 Aug (PM)
Subcommittee on Green Chemistry Mon, 15 Aug (PM)
Subcommittee on Structural and Mechanistic Chemistry Mon, 15 Aug (PM)
Subcommittee on Macromolecular Terminology Mon, 15 Aug to Thu 18 Aug (AM & PM)
Subcommittee on Structure and Properties of Commercial Plastics Fri, 12 Aug (AM & PM)
Analytical Chemistry Division Workshop on the Current Challenges and Needs for Analytical Chemistry
Sat, 13 Aug (AM)
Interdivisional Working Party on Harmonization of Quality Assurance Mon, 15 Aug (AM)
Biophysico-Chemical Processes in Evironmental Systems Tue, 16 Aug (PM)
Subcommittee on Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Development Sun, 14 Aug (PM)
Chemical Nomenclature and Structure Representation, Division VIII Open Meeting Fri, 12 Aug (16:30 to 18:30)


Project specific

International research funding in the chemical sciences (#2004-014-1-020, E. D. Becker)

Thu, 18 Aug (AM & PM) and Fri, 19 Aug (AM)

Ionic liquids database (#2003-020-2-100; Kenneth R. Seddon)

Fri, 12 Aug (AM & PM)
Metrological traceability of measurement results in chemistry (#2001-010-3-500; P. De Bièvre) Mon, 15 Aug and Thu, 18 Aug (AM & PM)
Nomenclature of rotaxanes (#2002-007-1-800; A. Yerrin) Wed, 10 Aug (PM)

Graphical representation standards for chemical structure diagrams (#2003-045-3-800; William G. Town)

Thu, 11 Aug and Fri, 12 Aug (AM & PM)

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