Meet the Shaw Laureates 2016

“Meet the Shaw Laureates 2016 -
The challenges and the joy of doing science"
Popular Science Forum


The Shaw Prize is an international award to honour individuals who are currently active in their respective fields and who have recently achieved distinguished and significant advances, who have made outstanding contributions in academic and scientific research or applications, or who in other domains have achieved excellence. The award is dedicated to furthering societal progress, enhancing quality of life, and enriching humanity’s spiritual civilisation.

Is doing science and research lonely and difficult or, on the contrary, full of fun and amazement? Shaw Laureates of 2016 will share their experience in this forum. So don't miss this chance to meet them face-to-face.

29-9-2016 (Thursday)
2:00pm - 4:45pm
Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum
Free admission on a first come, first served basis.
2732 3223 (Mon to Fri: 9:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm, except public holidays)

Presented by:
Leisure and Cultural Services Department
The Shaw Prize Foundation

Organised by:
Hong Kong Science Museum
Hong Kong Space Museum
Education Bureau
Hong Kong Education City Limited

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