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Helen Hellmark Knutsson to visit Kyoto University and meet Nobel laureate

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Minister for Higher Education and Research Helene Hellmark Knutsson is attending the high-level Science and Technology in Society (STS) Forum in Kyoto. The Minister will today meet Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council, and Shinya Yamanaka, Nobel laureate in medicine.

Helene Hellmark Knutsson’s programme, Kyoto, Monday 5 October:

  • Study visit at Kyoto University, meeting with Shinya Yamanaka, Nobel laureate in medicine, and visit to the International Science Innovation Building and the Centre for iPS Cell Research and Application
  • Meeting with Chiheb Bouden, Tunisia’s Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
  • Meeting with Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council
  • Meeting with Dr Michinari Hamaguchi, President of the Japan Science and Technology Agency

Ms Hellmark Knutsson is visiting Japan and the STS Forum on 3–7 October.

Contact

Maria Soläng
Press Secretary to Minister for Higher Education and Research Helene Hellmark Knutsson
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00

Ministers on this page who have left the Government

Between 3 October 2014 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for Higher Education and Research.

Ministers on this page who have left the Government

Between 3 October 2014 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for Higher Education and Research.