The Kyoto Prize is an international award to honour those who have contributed significantly to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of humankind. The awards are held annually in November, in Kyoto, Japan. The Laureates travel to Oxford in the following May for the Kyoto Prize at Oxford hosted by the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford.
Due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the 2020 event has been postponed to 11-12 May 2021.
Watch highlights from the inaugural Kyoto Prize at Oxford events on 9th and 10th May 2017.
Watch Dr Takeo Kanade speaking to an audience at the Blavatnik School of Government as part of the Kyoto Prize at Oxford events.
The launch of the Kyoto Prize at Oxford on 9th May 2017.
As part of the events on 9th May 2017 the Laureates shared their knowledge and research with with graduate students.
Watch Dr Martha Craven Nussbaum speaking to an audience at the Blavatnik School of Government as part of the Kyoto Prize at Oxford events.