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Events

2015

July

September

  • Ordinary General Meeting September

    2015-09-09 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • From Mars to the multiverse

    2015-09-09 Popular science lectures Open Academy Lecture by sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal, University of Cambridge, UK. Unmanned spacecrafts have visited the other planets of our Solar System, and we've had the exciting realisation that many other stars are orbited by retinues of planets. This and many other things will be addressed in this illustrated lecture.

October

  • Ordinary General Meeting October

    2015-10-07 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Astronomdagarna

    2015-10-22 Scientific symposia Astronomdagarna is a scientific meeting held every two years, bringing together astronomers from different Swedish institutes and others interested in astronomy, in an atmosphere designed to promote scientific exchange
  • Light in the service of mankind – from the cosmic to the nanoscale

    2015-10-22 Scientific symposia Light in the service of mankind – from the cosmic to the nanoscale World-leading scientists discuss the generation and applications of light, in a meeting commemorating the 275 year anniversary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. The year 2015 is appointed “the International Year of Light” aiming to raise awareness of the achievements of light science and its applications, and its importance to humankind.

November

  • Geography and education for sustainable development

    2015-11-05 Popular science lectures Doreen Stabinsky, Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University, will give a lecture on education for sustainable development. The lecture will be followed by questions and the award of the Swedish National Committee for Geography’s prize for geography teachers (in Swedish).
  • Ordinary General Meeting November

    2015-11-11 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Climate change, ocean warming, land ice melt and sea level rise

    2015-11-11 Popular science lectures Open Academy Lecture by Anny Cazenave. Anny Cazenave is a French space geodesist and one of the pioneers in satellite altimetry as well as lead author of the IPCC 4th and 5th assessment reports. 
  • Light & life

    2015-11-12 Scientific symposia The year 2015 is appointed “the International Year of Light” aiming to raise awareness of the achievements of light science and its applications, and its importance to humankind. This symposium is about the importance of light for life and how light is the energy of life. 
  • Effects of ocean acidification on ecosystems and human societies:
    Swedish research capacity and prospects for national and international collaboration

    2015-11-24 Workshops This workshop will gather Swedish scientists to make analytical contributions to a selection of research questions related to ocean acidifi cation and dealt with by the international programme Integrated Marine Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems Research (IMBER). 
  • Public understanding and engagement in science

    2015-11-25 Scientific symposia Invited international speakers and representatives from key Swedish organisations will present and discuss developments in this area.

December

  • The Nobel Lectures 2015

    2015-12-08 Scientific lectures The official Nobel Lectures held by this year’s Nobel Laureates in Physics and Chemistry, and the Laureate/s in Economic Sciences. The Nobel lectures are free of charge and open to the public.
  • Ordinary General Meeting December

    2015-12-16 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
Contact

Programme Coordinator
program@kva.se

Read more about the events at the Academy's institutes:
Beijer Institute
Bergius Botanic Garden
Institut Mittag-Leffler