Registration opens for this year's Kyoto Prize at Oxford

2018 Kyoto Prize Laureates

Registration opens for this year's Kyoto Prize at Oxford

Registration is now open for the Kyoto Prize at Oxford, hosted for the third year by the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford on 14 and 15 May.

The two-day event is held in partnership with the Inamori Foundation and promises to be a fascinating combination of disciplines ranging from neuroscience and mathematics, to performance art and video art. 

The 2018 Kyoto Prize Laureates will be involved in a series of activities with relevant Oxford University departments, including a panel discussion in which they will discuss their take on leadership in the modern world and in their respective fields.

They will also deliver a series of public lectures in the Blavatnik School's Inamori Forum which are free and open to the public. Follow the links to find out details and register for each lecture.

Public lecture by neuroscientist Karl Deisseroth, 2018 Laureate for Advanced Technology

Public lecture by mathematician Dr Masaki Kashiwara, 2018 Laureate for Basic Sciences

Public lecture by artist Ms Joan Jonas, 2018 Laureate for Arts and Philosophy

Image above courtesy of Inamori Foundation.