Announcement of The Shaw Laureates 2014 Press Conference


The Shaw Prize is an international award established in 2002 to pay tribute to those who have made distinguished contributions to modern civilization. The three awards for Astronomy, Life Science and Medicine, and Mathematical Sciences will be presented on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 in Hong Kong.  Each prize carries a monetary award of US$1 million.

The results will be announced at the press conference on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 in Hong Kong.  Details are as follows:
 
       Date      :     Tuesday, 27 May 2014
       Time      :     3:00 pm
       Venue    :     Magnolia and Camomile Rooms, Lower Level II,
                          Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel,
                          64 Mody Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
 
Attending Guests:    
  
Professor Chen-Ning Yang Council Member & Chairman of the Board
of Adjudicators, The Shaw Prize Foundation
Professor Kenneth Young Council Member & Vice Chairman of the Board
of Adjudicators, The Shaw Prize Foundation
Professor Pak-Chung Ching

Professor Wai-Yee Chan
Council Member, The Shaw Prize Foundation

Council Member, The Shaw Prize Foundation

 
You are cordially invited to attend and cover the event. For press enquiries, please contact:
 
     Joanne Yik      Tel: 2918 0901 / 9216 3710
     Angela Wong  Tel: 2918 0906 / 9821 2578
 

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



13 May 2014   Hong Kong