2021 Forum

15-20 November 2021

Hong Kong Science Park


The inaugural Hong Kong Laureate Forum will take place on 15-20 November 2021. Shaw Laureates and distinguished scientists will spend a week in Hong Kong interacting with about 200 young scientists from around the world, sharing their views, experience and aspirations in various scientific fields. The week of programme will consist of world-class intellectual seminars, discussion groups, workshops, poster sessions and visits to the latest Hong Kong scientific development projects, universities and institutes as well as cross-cultural social activities.

Download tentative programme overview here.

Key Dates

Open Application: 14 September – 13 December 2020
Selection by Scientific Review Panel: January – March 2021
Result Announcement: 22 March – 12 April 2021
Young Scientist Registration: Upon confirming attendance
Detailed Programme Rundown: May 2021

More details of the Forum and application will be announced here soon.

To join the inaugural Hong Kong Laureate Forum, please click here for application.