Tuesday 7 November
Lecture Seeing in three dimensions. Learning from Michelangelo’s mistake by Sir Colin Blakemore, President World Cultural Council
LUMC Education Building, Buruma Room, Hippocratespad 21, Leiden
Hosted by Professor Pancras Hogendoorn, Dean of Leiden university Medical Center.
Wednesday 8 November
Special Lectures by WCC Award Winners
Academy Building, Great Auditorium, Rapenburg 73, Leiden
Reticular Chemistry: The Journey to Beautiful and Functional Porous Crystals Lecture to be given by Professor Omar M. Yaghi, Albert Einstein World Award of Science Winner.
Hosted by Professor Geert De Snoo, Dean of Leiden University Faculty of Science
Subdivide and Conquer: A Quest for the Hidden Beat Lecture to be given by Professor Russell Hartenberger, Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts Winner.
Hosted by Professor Mark Rutgers, Dean of Leiden University Faculty of Humanities
Lunch (attendance by invitations only)
2017 WCC Award Ceremony
Pieterskerk Leiden, Pieterskerkhof 1, Leiden
- Albert Einstein World Award of Science
- Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts
- Special Recognition Diplomas
- Musical performances by the Leiden University Academy of Creative and Performing Arts (ACPA).
VIP guests’ dinner
Attendance by invitation only