1 September 2018 at 19:00
Location: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78
National and international journalists and editors - including the winners of the Kavli Prize scholarships for science journalists - are invited to a journalist dinner at the Academy.
Speeches by the President of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Ole M. Sejersted, and the Vice-President of the World Federation of Science Journalists, Milica Momcilovic.
By invitation only.
2 September 2018 at 16:30 - 2 September 2018 at 18:30
Location: Grand Hotel Oslo
The Kavli Foundation invites to a reception on the Grand Hotel Penthouse Terrace.
The reception is an opportunity for the Foundation to bring together all its constituents and their guests to celebrate the Kavli Prize Laureates — past and present. Each invitee can bring one guest.
By special invitation only.
3 September 2018 at 10:00 - 3 September 2018 at 14:00
Vivienne Parry and Adam Rutherford will interview the Kavli Prize laureates live on stage at the University of Oslo. Both Parry and Rutherford are experienced science journalists, who will help the audience gain a deeper understanding of the laureates and their award-winning research.
3 September 2018 at 14:00 - 3 September 2018 at 14:40
Location: University of Oslo
The recognized pianist and conductor Ian Hobson, who has been described as "one of the finest pianists of his generation", will be the performer at the Kavli Prize concert.
3 September 2018 at 18:00 - 3 September 2018 at 20:00
Location: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78, Oslo.
The reception at the Norwegian Academy is an informal celebration in honor of the 2018 Kavli Prize laureates. Amuse-bouche will be served.
Online registration is now open. By invitation only.
4 September 2018 at 14:00 - 4 September 2018 at 15:30
Location: Oslo Concert Hall
His Majesty King Harald V will present the Kavli Prizes to the Laureates at the Award Ceremony.
Alan Alda and Heidi Ruud Ellingsen co-host a gala event where artists from both the US and Norway entertains.
The ceremony is televised by the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation.
The doors open at 13:00. Refreshments will be served.
Guests are kindly requested to take their seats no later than 13:45.
Please present your invitation or registration on entry to the Oslo Concert Hall.
Dress code: Dark suit.
4 September 2018 at 19:00
Location: Oslo City Hall
Minister of Research and Higher Education, Iselin Nybø, is the host for the Banquet in honor of the Kavli Prize laureates.
His Majesty King Harald V will be present.
Among the 550 guests you will find many researchers and presidents of scientific institutions from around the world.
Dress code: Black tie/national costume.
The dinner is by special invitation only.
Invitations are distributed by e-mail by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research.
6 September 2018 at 09:45 - 6 September 2018 at 12:00
Location: The Norwegian University of Science and Technology
The Kavli Prize winners in nanoscience and neuroscience will each give a 15-minute presentation of their research.
The Kavli Prize Laureate Lectures are open to everyone.