World Cultural Council Award 2014

World Cultural Council Award 2014

Aalto University and the World Cultural Council are pleased to invite you to Espoo, Finland to participate in the 2014 Award Ceremony and Aalto University Academic Summit on “The Impact of Universities on Economic Growth”.

The Albert Einstein World Award of Science and the José Vasconcelos World Award of Education will be conferred on eminent pioneers in their respective fields in honour of their tireless efforts to advance human culture and well-being. 

During the ceremony special recognitions will be granted to six talented researchers who early in their careers have had international impact through their academic work.

The 31st World Cultural Council Award Ceremony will be followed by the Aalto University Academic Summit: “The Impact of Universities on Economic Growth”. The summit will focus on how universities contribute in creating knowledge societies thereby facilitating economic development, job creation and well-being. The symposium will feature leading scientists and experts from all over the world.

It is possible to sign up for the Academic Summit and the Award Ceremony or only parts of the events.
There is no registration fee for either the World Cultural Council Award Ceremony or Aalto University Academic Summit.

To sign up please fill in the form.

Electronic Award Ceremony Programme (pdf)

Academic Summit Programme (pdf)

 

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