Can breakthrough science be predicted? Do we encourage bold science and are we able to identify worthy risks? Or do we favour productivity rather than creativity? The purpose of the symposium is to invite to a thorough discussion on how breakthrough science may be identified and supported in a rapidly changing scientific landscape. Video now available.
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The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and The Young Academy of Sweden
Wilhem Krull, Volkswagen Foundation
Göran Sandberg, Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation
Thomas Sinkjæer, The Lundbeck Foundation
Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council
Hans Ellegren, Vice President, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Christina Moberg, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Maria Tenje, Chair The Young Academy of Sweden
Anna Wetterbom, Chief Executive Officer, The Young Academy of Sweden
The symposium is organised with support from The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation (KAW), The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) and The Swedish Research Council (VR).
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