The Nobel Prize Series aims to spread knowledge about the Nobel Prize awarded achievements and shares the Nobel Laureates’ inspirational stories with the global audience. The Series will bring about 10 Nobel Laureates to India together with eminent Indian scientists from fields of Physical, Chemical and Biological Sciences.
The motivation behind conducting the Nobel Prize Series - India 2017 was to stimulate innovation and creative thinking amongst young students of science in India. The Series presented an exciting opportunity for students to meet and interact with the visiting Nobel Laureates. It is hoped that such interactions will inspire students to pursue science further in their lives.
The second edition of the Nobel Prize Series - India 2018 will be held in partnership with Government of Goa on February 1-2, 2018. It will start on February 1, 2018 with the formal inauguration of the Nobel Prize Series - India 2018 - Science Exhibition by the Hon'ble Chief Minister Mr. Manohar Parrikar, followed by an interactive round table “What Industry can do for scientists and scientists for Industry– and why” with the Nobel Laureates, industry heads, educationists, scientists and government officials.
Nobel Prize Series - India was introduced as part of global outreach initiative of the Nobel Media AB with the ambition of raising engagement in science, literature and peace in line with Alfred Nobel’s vision. The long term commitment of the Series is to inspire people not only in India, but around the world.
The Series is being jointly organized by the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India and the Nobel Media AB, Stockholm, Sweden.