NOBEL DAYS 

 September 2019
Split, Croatia  

An extraordinary and unique event where four Nobel Laureates will give lectures about their revolutionary discoveries and participate in a panel discussion about important scientific topics in the beautiful city of Split.

Nobel Laureates

Richard J. Roberts

us flag New England Biolabs, Ipswich, MA, USA
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1993
The discoveries of split genes

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Joachim Frank

us flag Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2017
Development of cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution

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J. Georg Bednorz

switzerland flag IBM Research Laboratory, Ruschlikon, Switzerland
The Nobel Prize in Physics in 1987
Discovery of superconductivity in ceramic materials

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Harald zur Hausen

germany flag German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2008
The discovery of human papilloma viruses causing cervical cancer

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How to participate in this unique event?

Because of its high importance, the event will be completely open to the public and everybody interested will be able to come and listen to the lectures, as well as the panel discussion Nobel Talk without the need for registration. We welcome people of all generations!

Schedule

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3rd September

18:00 - 19:15 Grand Opening Ceremony and Nobel Lecture: prof. Georg Bednorz
— 1987 Nobel Prize in Physics
19:15 - 19:30 Questions and Discussion
19:30 - 20:00 Welcome Reception
20:00 - 20:50 Nobel Talk
— Panel Discussion with Nobel Laureates: Prof. Joachim Frank, Prof. Georg Bednorz, Prof. Richard Roberts)

4th September

18:00 - 18:45 Nobel Lecture: Prof. Richard Roberts
— 1993 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine)
18:45 - 19:00 Questions and Discussion
19:00 - 19:30 Networking Break
19:30 - 20:15 Nobel Lecture: Prof. Joachim Frank
— 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
20:15 - 20:30 Questions and Discussion

24th September

Special Evening Lecture During the Reproductive Health Awareness Month

18:00 - 18:45 Nobel Lecture: Prof. Harald zur Hausen
— 2008 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine – Discovery of Human Papilloma Viruses Causing Cervical Cancer
18:45 - 19:00 Questions and Discussion
19:00 - 19:30 Welcome Reception
19:30 - 20:15 Nobel Talk
— Panel Discussion with Nobel Laureate Prof. Harald zur Hausen

Organizers

Organizing Committee

  • Alen Juginović (President)
  • Josip Melvan
  • Anđela Pijuk
  • Miro Vuković
  • Elizabeta Ozretić
  • Katarina Širić
  • Ivan Aranza
  • Miroslav Jelaska
  • Josip Volarević (Support)

Scientific Committee

  • Dragan Primora
    (St. Catherine Specialty Hospital, Croatia; more)
  • Zoran Đogaš
    (University of Split School of Medicine, Croatia)

Venue

The School of Medicine in Split
Great Hall B100
Šoltanska 2
+385 21 557903