PAST PROGRAMS

On the 24th of May 2017 at Uppsala University Frank Wilczek (Professor of Physics at MIT and winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2004) spoke at the Department of Astronomy & Physics on the theme "time crystals".

International tax and finance expert John Forry (J.D. Harvard Law School) gave a two day (12 hour) course on International Finance Techniques at Uppsala University (Uppsalaekonomerna). The course covered the topics listed below, as well as aspects of Islamic Finance and Investment Funds. The course was attended by about 70 students and provided...

On 22 and 23 October 2015 preeminent UK radio astronomer Ian Morison gave lectures on the search for life beyond earth at YBC gymnasium, Viktor Rydbergs Gymnasium and at the International English School. We have received much positive feedback from the schools about the program.

On 15 March 2013 internationally renowned theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss lectured on the discovery of the Higgs particle by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, explaining the significance of this remarkable discovery -- which is the hottest thing in science these days. The lecture was held at YBC Gymnasium in Nacka.