Forum 2018 - Program Overview
Click here for the Preliminary Program Overview 2018 as .pdf and for a list of Participating Laureates as .pdf.
Schedule is still subject to change.
Main meeting venue: Heidelberg University on University Square, 69117 Heidelberg.
To venues/locations not within walking distance from Heidelberg University Square, free transportation will be provided. Please note that this event is upon invitation only.
The Heidelberg Laureate Forum starts on Sunday, September 23, with mandatory registration for the young researchers on Saturday, September 22.
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