Press Conference with the 2019 Nobel Laureates in Physics and Chemistry and the Laureates in Economic Sciences

On 7 December, we open Nobel Week with a press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, where we gather this year’s Laureates in Physics and Chemistry, as well as the Laureates for the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. Individual interviews with the Laureates will be possible after the press conference. 

Bild från 2018 års presskonferens med pristagare. Foto: Markus Marcetic

December’s Nobel Week contains numerous fascinating and celebratory elements. At the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, it has become traditional to start this week with a unique opportunity for the press to meet and ask questions to the Laureates for the prizes awarded by the Academy of Sciences – Physics, Chemistry and Economic Sciences.

This years prizes were awarded for contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth´s place in the cosmos, the development of the litium-ion battery and research that has helped us to alleviate global poverty.

Please request individual interviews with Laureates in the message field of the registration form. Interview times are limited and will be offered as available.


Date and time:
Saturday 7 December
Press conference: 9.30 – 10.00
Selected individual interviews: 10.00 – 11.00

Place: Session Hall, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Lilla Frescativägen 4 A, Stockholm, Sweden

Register via this link

Please note that registration is compulsory. Press ID required for admittance!

Eva Nevelius, Press Secretary, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences,, +46 (0)70 878 6763