Nobel Week Dialogue

Who should I contact with questions about the event?

For general questions please email [email protected]

For media enquiries please email [email protected] 

What is the Nobel Week Dialogue?
The Nobel Week Dialogue is an annual science conference on 9 December in Nobel Week to be held both in Gothenburg and online. The goal of the event is to bring together a select group of the world's leading scientists, policy-makers and thinkers for a series of thought-provoking sessions and working groups on a topical science-related theme. With this event the Nobel Institutions aim to deepen the dialogue between the scientific community and the rest of society on issues connected with the Nobel Prize and of importance for the world.

When will the Nobel Week Dialogue 2021 take place?
9 December 2021

Who organises the Nobel Week Dialogue?
The Nobel Week Dialogue is organised by Nobel Prize Outreach AB.

Do I have to pay to attend this event?
The Nobel Week Dialogue is free to attend.

How do I take part digitally?
As a hybrid event this meeting will be taking place both in person and online and there will be opportunities to participate digitally. Don't forget to use the hashtag #NobelPrizeDialogue.

Do I need a COVID certificate to attend in person?
We are following the advice from the Public Health Agency of Sweden and assume that you are both symptom-free and vaccinated at the time of the event.

If you are planning to attend the event in person in Gothenburg, you will need to present a valid COVID vaccination certificate together with ID to be able to enter the venue. Please note we will only be able to accept a valid vaccination certificate upon entry. Certificates of infection or negative testing will not apply.

From 1 December, all visitors 18 years or older must present a valid vaccination certificate to attend public gatherings and public functions indoors with more than 100 participants. In accordance with current recommendations, we ask all visitors with symptoms of infection to stay at home.

We would like to remind you who have are planning to attend the event in person in Gothenburg at Svenska Mässan to prepare your vaccination certificate well in advance of your visit.

I have an ON-SITE participation ticket, but I am unable to attend. Can I change to an ONLINE ticket?
Yes. It is possible to change to a ONLINE ticket by sending an e-mail to [email protected].

Can I watch the event after it has taken place?
Yes. A video of the full event will be archived and posted on our YouTube channel at

Where can I find the meeting programme?
The meeting programme will be available on this website.

Can I present my work at the Nobel Week Dialogue?
No, only invited speakers will present at the Nobel Week Dialogue.

Will the meeting be in English or Swedish?
The entire meeting is held in English.

Nobel Week Dialogue 2021

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