RSC Belgium Forthcoming Events

This page acts as a handy aide-memoire for forthcoming RSC Belgium events and activities. We also post information on interesting events notified to us by colleagues in the Belgian chemical community. Why not bookmark this page to ensure you know what is happening and when?

22 March 2017 - Energetic Chemistry - We are organising a demonstration lecture with Matt Andrews of NATO involving some of the more ‘vigorous’ aspects of chemical reactions. Venue: BSB (tbc). PLEASE NOTE DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED - new date to follow soon.


22 April - March for Science Brussels**. If you believe that facts and science-based evidence should be the basis for policy-making then come and join with thousands of other folk around the world to support science from 2pm on Saturday April 22 at Place de l'Albertine, 1000 Bruxelles. For more details visit the March's facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MarchforScienceBE/ 

27 April 2017 - Polymers in Batteries: Opportunities and challenges Jean Francois Gohy of UCLouvain will talk to us about advances in battery technology enabled by polymer science. Venue: BSB.

13 May 2017 - A weekend visit to the Mariemont Museum and Gardens. We will be visiting the fascinating museum and beautiful gardens at Mariemont on Saturday 13 May. where we have arranged a guided tour of the museum in English. The two hour tour will be followed by lunch (optional - at own expense) in the Museum's own brasserie. The cost of the tour will be EUR 10 per person payable in advance and the maximum group size is 25 persons - so book early to avoid disappointment!

2 December 2017 - Curling in Kent**. RSC Belgium has been invited to join in with RSC Kent's annual curling event! The venue is Fenton's curling rink near Tunbridge Wells in Kent - the only curling rink in England - and costs £25 per person, which includes a hot lunch and two hours of curling. Meet at 12h30 at the venue for lunch with the fun on the ice commencing at 14h00. For more information contact RSC Belgium - we need to submit numbers by 29 October!

More information on RSC Belgium
You can also find out about RSC Belgium activities via our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter! To get in contact with the section for more details of forthcoming events, or if you have an idea for a future event, please contact the section via the RSC Belgium email address.

** Indicates an event not organised by RSC Belgium.