"to promote the sciences and strengthen their influence in society"

2015

2015

January

February

  • Ordinary General Meeting February

    2015-02-11 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Mediemetamorfoser
    Teknik, estetik, politik i filmen

    2015-02-11 Popular science lectures Öppen föreläsning med Astrid Söderbergh Widding, professor i filmvetenskap och rektor för Stockholms universitet från den första februari 2013 samt ledamot av Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien.
  • Marine Research

    2015-02-17 Scientific symposia We gather world leading and prominent local scientists to present the present state of the art in several marine research fields, in a meeting commemorating the 275 year anniversary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

March

  • Ordinary General Meeting March

    2015-03-11 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Realising the full potential of electron cryo-microscopy in structural biology

    2015-03-11 Scientific lectures Open lecture by Richard Henderson, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, UK.
  • Ingvar Lindqvistdagen 2015

    2015-03-30 Teachers' days Lärare, skolledare och andra intresserade är varmt välkomna till en eftermiddag som fokuserar på frågeställningar i skolan och nya idéer kring undervisning. Bland annat presenterar årets Ingvar Lindqvistpristagare sin undervisning. 
  • Gregori Aminoff Prize symposium 2015

    2015-03-30 Scientific symposia The Gregori Aminoff Prize rewards documented, individual contributions in the field of crystallography, including areas concerned with the dynamics of the formation and determination of crystal structures.
  • Högtidssammankomst 2015

    2015-03-31 Meetings Kungl. Vetenskapsakademiens årliga högtidssammankomst. Invited guests only. 

April

May

June

  • Aging of societies, bodies and minds:
    Trends, evolution of functions and health

    2015-06-02 Scientific symposia The lifespan of humans is steadily increasing in most countries, which will have fundamental implications for our society in the future. World-leading scientists discuss this development, in a meeting commemorating the 275 year anniversary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
  • Ordinary General Meeting June

    2015-06-10 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Brown fat: a hot (t)issue

    2015-06-10 Scientific lectures Barbara Cannon is current President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and this evening’s lecture is her concluding lecture at the end of her term of office.
  • Kleindagarna

    2015-06-12 Teachers' days Under Kleindagarna umgås och samverkar gymnasielärare och högskolelärare för att utveckla lektioner för gymnasieskolan.
  • The Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture 2015

    2015-06-15 Scientific lectures "The Road to Paris: A decisive year for the Climate Negotiations" with professor Laurence Tubiana, Chief Negotiator and French Ambassador for the Climate Negotiations. The United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP21 or CMP11 will be held in Paris, France in 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

  • Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2015

    2015-10-06 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2015. The press conference starts at 11.45 am CET at the earliest. NOTE! Registration and press ID required. Please register below.
  • Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015

    2015-10-07 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015. The press conference starts at 11.45 am CET at the earliest. NOTE! Registration and press ID required. Please register below.
  • Ordinary General Meeting October

    2015-10-07 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • Announcement of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2015

    2015-10-12 Press conferences Welcome to the announcement of the Sveriges Riksbanks Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. The press conference starts at 1.00 pm CET at the earliest. NOTE! Registration and press ID required. Please register below.
  • 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.
  • Health anxiety
    Mechanisms, diagnostic issues and psychological treatment

    2015-10-29 Scientific symposia This symposium will give insights in mechanisms underlying health anxiety and how these mechanisms can be effectively targeted with psychological treatment including recently developed Internet-based treatments.

November

  • Education, sustainable development, and the challenges of climate change

    2015-11-05 Popular science lectures Doreen Stabinsky, Zennström Visiting professor in Climate Change Leadership at 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). 
  • People and sulfur: The forgotten element cycle

    2015-11-24 Scientific seminars This seminar explores the global sulfur cycle and its complex relationship with people with 2015 Volvo Environment Prize laureate Professor Henning Rodhe and colleagues.
  • 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.
  • SSEESS – Future Earth Conference

    2015-11-26 Conferences The one-day conference on Future Earth, which will be held on November 26th 2015 and organised by SSEESS, aims to get more Swedish researchers engaged in the global research platform Future Earth.

December

  • Press Conference December Nobel week

    2015-12-07 Press conferences The Royal Swedish Academy for the Sciences holds a press conference with the Nobel Laureates in physics, chemistry and the Laureate in Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in memory of Alfred Nobel. 
  • 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.
  • The Crafoord Academy Lecture 2015
    Earth and life: A dance through time

    2015-12-16 Popular science lectures Earth is a planet that records its own history, including an interwoven narrative of evolution and environmental change through time. 
  • Ordinary General Meeting December

    2015-12-16 Meetings Meeting for members of the Academy. Please note that only Academy members may attend.
  • LET'S Seminar
    Earth and Life: A Dance through Time

    2015-12-18 Popular science lectures Open lecture by Andrew H. Knoll, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • The Academy closed during holidays

    2015-12-22 Generellt The Academy secretariat closes at 3 pm on Monday 21 December and reopens at 9 am on Monday 11 January.
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