The Shaw Prize Award Presentation Ceremony 2019

The Shaw Prize Award Presentation Ceremony will be held in Hong Kong on Wednesday, 25 September 2019. You or your representative(s) are cordially invited to attend the event. Details are as follows:
 

Date  : 25 September 2019 (Wednesday)
       
Time  : 6:00pm Press Registration & Briefing
    6:15-7:25pm Guests Reception & Registration (interview & photo-taking at press zone only)                       
    7:25-8:30pm Award Presentation (* photo-taking at press zone only)
     
Venue  : Grand Hall, New Wing, 3/F, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

   
Speakers

Professor Frank H Shu Council Member & Chairman of the Board of Adjudicators,
The Shaw Prize Foundation
Professor Reinhard Genzel Chairman of the Shaw Prize in Astronomy Selection Committee
Professor Randy W Schekman Chairman of the Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine Selection Committee                      
Professor Timothy Gowers Chairman of the Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences Selection Committee


Shaw Laureates in Attendance

Astronomy Professor Edward C Stone
Life Science and Medicine Professor Maria Jasin
Mathematical Sciences Dr Michel Talagrand


*       A press station for photo taking will be located in the Grand Hall, 45 meters (150 feet) away from the stage. Press members are advised to bring telephoto lenses and the necessary equipment.
 
The duration of the excerpt news footage cannot exceed 3 minutes (the Award Presentation Ceremony will be broadcast on HKTVB Jade and Pearl on 28 September at Hong Kong time 2300–2330 and on 30 September at Hong Kong time 1805–1830 respectively).

 
For press enquiries, please contact Link-Work Communications (HK) Ltd:

Joanne Yik Tel: 2918 0901 / 9216 3710
  Email: joanne.yik@link-work.com.hk
Viviane Pang Tel: 2918 0907 / 6414 8496
  Email: viviane.pang@link-work.com.hk

Invited by The Shaw Prize Foundation
Presented by Link-Work Communications (HK) Ltd


 11 September 2019  Hong Kong