3rd International Science Youth Forum @ Singapore 2011 with Nobel Laureates
The 3rd International Science Youth Forum @ Singapore, jointly organized by Hwa Chong Institution and the Institute of Advanced Studies @ NTU, will be held from 11 to 15 January 2011 at the Hwa Chong Institution.
The Forum is supported by the Ministry of Education, Temasek Foundation and A*STAR. The theme for the 2011 forum is “Challenges for a Sustainable World”. The forum provides a high-profile platform for the top Science students in Asia to engage in intellectual dialogues with the Nobel Laureates and eminent scientists, thus generating greater awareness about the importance of broad-based knowledge, deep passion, and a global mindset in the pursuit of scientific excellence. It also provides an avenue for the students and educators to network with one another.
Invited Nobel Laureates and Eminent Scientists
Panel Discussion by Nobel Laureates and Eminent Scientists at NTU
In addition to the programs at Hwa Chong Institution, there will also be a Panel Discussion by Nobel Laureates and Eminent Scientists at NTU on 12 January 2011 at 4pm. The theme of the Panel Discussion is "Innovation and Speculation in Science and Engineering".
The panel speakers include:
Prof Jerome Friedman (Nobel Laureate in Physics, 1990)
Prof Robert Richardson (Nobel Laureate in Physics, 1996)
Prof Vladimir Voevodsky (Fields Medalist 2002, Mathematics)
Prof Kerson Huang (Emeritus Professor of Physics, MIT, and also
IAS Senior Fellow and Nanyang Professor)
Prof Paul Matsudaira (Head, Department of Biological Sciences, NUS)