FAQ

  • Q:What is the Nobel Prize Dialogue?

    A:Nobel Prize Dialogue is an open, cross-disciplinary meeting bringing together a unique constellation of Nobel Laureates, world-leading scientists, key opinion leaders, policy makers and thought leaders to discuss global issues that affect us all. A forum for scientists and non-scientists alike, the meeting aims to deepen the dialogue between the scientific community and the rest of society. The Nobel Prize Dialogue is free to attend and accessible to a worldwide audience online.

    The purpose of this event is to stimulate discussion at the highest level on a topical, science-related theme by bringing together Nobel Laureates, the world’s leading scientists, key opinion leaders, policy makers, different interest groups and the general public.

  • Q:When and where will Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017 be taking place?

    A:The Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017 will take place on Sunday, 26 February 2017 in Tokyo, Japan at the Tokyo International Forum (see Venue).

  • Q:How long is the meeting?

    A:The meeting lasts just one day, but there will also be opportunities for online audiences to engage in activities before and after the meeting.

  • Q:Who organizes the Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017?

    A:The Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017 is produced by Nobel Media AB in cooperation with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS).

  • Q:How can I participate?

    A:Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017 is free to attend. This is on first come, first served basis. (Registration has been closed.)
    You can also participate online. In order to extend the reach of the meeting beyond the live audience in Tokyo, the proceedings will be streamed to a worldwide online audience. All lectures and discussions will be lively streamed here. (26 February, 2017 from 9:00 JST)

  • Q:Do I have to pay to attend this event?

    A:The Nobel Prize Dialogue Tokyo 2017 is free to attend in person or to view online.

  • Q:Where can I find the meeting programme?

    A:The meeting programme is available on this website.

  • Q:Can I present my work at Nobel Prize Dialogue?

    A:No, only invited speakers will present at Nobel Prize Dialogue.