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Virtual Press Conference 2022 Press Invitation

The Shaw Prize 2022 Virtual 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.  Each prize carries a monetary award of US$1.2 million.


The Shaw Prize 2022 marks the 19th year of the award and the Shaw Laureates will be announced at the virtual press conference on Tuesday, 24 May 2022 in Hong Kong. 


You are cordially invited to join and cover the Announcement of the Shaw Laureates.  Details are as follows:


Date:Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Time:3:00 pm
Format:Live Streaming

Attending Council Members:


Professor Kenneth YoungChairman of the Council & Vice Chairman of the Board of Adjudicators, The Shaw Prize Foundation
Professor Pak-Chung ChingCouncil Member, The Shaw Prize Foundation
Professor Wai-Yee ChanCouncil Member, The Shaw Prize Foundation



The press conference will also be live broadcast on the digital platform of The Shaw Prize (Website, YouTube and Facebook). The live event will be archived for later viewing.


At the conclusion of the press conference there will be a Q&A session. Registration starts from 2:30pm.


For registration or press enquiries, please contact:


Joanne YikTel: 2918 0901 / 9216 3710
Kat ChanTel: 2918 0904 / 6075 3738

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


18 May 2022  Hong Kong