Nobel Night at UBC Okanagan

Presented by: University of BC
Category: Meetings, Conferences and Workshops
Price: $0
Date: December 8, 2016 – December 8, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Address: 3333 University Way, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1V7

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What: Nobel Night panel discussion
Who: UBC Okanagan researchers discuss this year’s Nobel Prize winners
When: Thursday, December 8 beginning at 7 p.m., refreshments to follow
Where: Fipke Centre for Innovative Research, lecture theatre FIP 204

On Thursday, December 8, join us to learn about this year’s Nobel Prize-winning contributions in medicine, physics, chemistry, literature, economics and peace from distinguished UBC researchers.

Nobel Night is a tradition at UBC’s Okanagan campus, a chance for professors to discuss the significance of this year’s Nobel Prize recipients—some of the world’s most outstanding contributors in medicine, physics, chemistry, literature, economics and peace—including Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and singer-song writer Bob Dylan.

Following the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions. This event is free and open to public. Pay parking is available on campus. While the event is free, donations to the United Way are gratefully accepted. To register or find out more, visit:

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