PRESS CONFERENCES: The Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry and the Prize in Economic Sciences 2010
Welcome to press conferences with the announcements of this year’s Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry, and of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.
Venue: Sessionssalen, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Lilla Frescativägen 4A, Stockholm, Sweden
PHYSICS Tue 5 October 11:45 AM at the earliest
CHEMISTRY Wed 6 October 11:45 AM at the earliest
ECONOMIC SCIENCES Mon 11 October 1:00 PM at the earliest
NOTE! The press conferences are only for the media. Press ID required.
Registration for press must be done at the website http://kva.se/en/pressroom
The moment the Permanent Secretary begins his announcement at the press conference, the following information material will become available at http://kva.se and at http://nobelprize.org:
• Live webcast from the press conference
• Press release in English och Swedish and possible native languages of the Laureate/-s
• An illustrated popular scientific presentation in English and Swedish
• Scientific background in English
• Illustrations, web links and further reading
At the venue several experts will be available for interviews in Swedish or English, and hopefully through a
telephone line a Laureate, who has just received the information about the Prize.
Please register at http://kva.se/en/pressroom
Contact person at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences:
Erik Huss, Press officer, +46 8 673 95 44, +46 70 673 96 50,
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, founded in 1739, is an independent organization whose overall objective is to promote the sciences and strengthen their influence in society. The Academy takes special responsibility for the natural sciences and mathematics, but endeavours to promote the exchange of ideas between various disciplines.