The Department of Applied Chemistry, Palestine Polytechnic University, organizes the first Symposium  in Applied Chemistry on 24/April/2014 in the university campus, as the first of periodic events and activities planned to be held continually by the department. To create and maintain a successful forum and to meet the university mission and vision, the department shall dedicate all its capabilities and resources in cooperation with the specialized university teams.

Chemistry has permeated the study of different branches of science and forms an important and integral part of our day life. The world has condensed into a global village with progress in Science and technology. However the world is now facing problems due to large increase in the demand of pure water, food and energy . The symposium in applied chemistry aims to bring together leading academic, scientists. researchers and scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of applied chemistry and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted .