World Competition of Chemical Inventions
3- 5 November 2011, Warsaw, Poland
connected to the International Warsaw Inventions Show
Venue: Hotel Gromada Airport, Warsaw
The year 2011 will coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prize awarded to Madame Marie Curie, the great chemist. The year will also be the centenary of the founding of the International Association of Chemical Societies. Therefore the Executive Board of UNESCO endorsed the proposal for proclamation by the United Nations of 2011 as an International Year of Chemistry (IYC).
The chemistry is a creative science essential for sustainability and improvements to our way of life. The majority of the patented inventions are connected the chemistry as the protection of new chemical materials and processes. For this reason the obligation of the SPWiR and the IFIA is connecting to the series of IYC events to celebrate Madam Curie’s centenary and the chemistry by organization of the First World Competition of Chemical Inventions in Warsaw.
Chemical inventions are technical creations in the fild of chemistry. The International Patent Classification (IPC), established by the Strasbourg Agreement 1971, provides for a hierarchical system for the classification of patented inventions according to the different areas of technology to which they pertain. The Section C refers to the chemical inventions.