The Role of Science in the 21st Century

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11 Nobel laureates from across the globe will be discussing The Role of Science in the 21st Century. There has never, in the history of festivals, been so many Nobel Prize winners taking part in one panel discussion. The line up is: Edvard Moser, Adam Riess, Chris Pissarides, Finn Kydland, George Smoot, May-Britt Moser, Robert Wilson, Stefan W. Hell, Susumu Tonegawa and Torsten Wiesel.

Carlos Moedas, the EC Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, will open the debate with a keynote address.

Moderated by Adam Smith

Adamr Riss Credit: W Kirk TheJohns Hopkins University and STScI
Astrophysicist, Nobel Laureate
Adam smith Credit Starmus
Editorial Director of Nobel Media
Carlos Moedas
EC Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation
Edvard Moser Photocredit Geir Mogen Kavli Institutefor Systems Neuroscience
Neuroscientist, Nobel Laureate
Finn Kydland Credit Franz Johann Morgenbesser
Economist, Nobel Laureate
The Big Bang Theory credit Lawrence Berkeley Nat'l Lab
Astrophysicist, Nobel Laureate
May Britt Moser Photocredit Geir Mogen Kavli Institutefor Systems Neuroscience
Neuroscientist, Nobel Laureate
Robert Wilson Credit Starmus
Physicist, Nobel Laureate
Stefan Hell Credit STARMUS
Physicist, Nobel Laureate
SUSUMU TONEGAWA
Neuroscientist, Nobel Laureate
TORSTEN WIESEL Credit STARMUS
Neurophysiologist, Nobel Laureate
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