Nobel Week Dialogue
Our line up of panellists participating in this year's Nobel Week Dialogue include world-leading experts and inspiring thought leaders. Keep checking back for the latest updates to the panellist list.
Nobel Prize in Physics 2020.
Andrea Ghez is professor of Physics & Astronomy and Lauren B. Leichtman & Arthur E. Levine chair in Astrophysics at University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA). Ghez is one of the world’s leading experts in observational astrophysics and heads UCLA’s Galactic Center Group.
Nobel Prize in Literature 2021.
Abdulrazak Gurnah is the author of ten novels including Memory of Departure, Pilgrims Way, Admiring Silence, The Last Gift, Dottie, Gravel Heart and Afterlives, which was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for Fiction 2021 and longlisted for the Walter Scott Prize.
Alice Heiman is a student with a passion for exploring the world through the lens of technology. She started to teach coding at 15 within the non-profit organisation Hello World! Since then, Heiman has advocated getting programming into the Swedish educational curriculum.
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2001.
Paul Nurse is Director of the Francis Crick Institute in London, Chancellor of the University of Bristol, and has served as President of the Royal Society, Chief Executive of Cancer Research UK and President of Rockefeller University.
Nobel Prize in Physics 2019.
Didier Queloz received the Nobel Prize for his discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a star outside our solar system. His research has continued to focus on exoplanet systems, and more recently on the detection of Earth-like planets and universal life.