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Kavli Prize Week 2024

Kavli Prize Week 2024
An overview of activities and events in Norway

Kavli Prize Week is both a biennial celebration of science as well as an opportunity for dialogues on significant research in the fields of astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience. Held primarily in Oslo, its signature event is the Kavli Prize Ceremony, held in honor of the year's Kavli Prize Laureates.

See photos from The Kavli Prize week on Flickr


Sunday, September 1:

  • Information Session
  • Experiencing the Oslo Archipelago by boat
  • Kavli Prize Reception at The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Monday, September 2:

  • Laureate Lectures held at the University of Oslo

Tuesday, September 3:

  • Kavli Prize Award Ceremony at Oslo Concert Hall
  • Government’s Banquet at Oslo City Hall

Wednesday, September 4:

  • Nanoscience and Neuroscience Laureates travel to the city of Trondheim
  • Astrophysics Laureates stay on in Oslo

Thursday, September 5:

  • Opening address by International Astronomical Union
  • Astrophysics symposium with invited speakers
  • Laureates interviews
  • Dinner at The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters


A booking code for Grand Hotel Oslo will be made available along with the invitation to register for events. Transportation to and from the Grand Hotel Oslo is provided for all events, and many events are held within walking distance.


Photo by Mykola Ksenofontov

Wednesday, September 4:

  • Evening reception and dinner

Thursday, September 5:

  • Nanoscience and Neuroscience Symposia at NTNU
  • Dinner

More About Kavli Prize Week

Find photos and videos from previously held Kavli Prize Week events in Norway.

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