During the SPS annual meeting taking place 21-25 August in Geneva, the astrophysicist Thierry Courvoisier will give a public lecture » De la place de la science dans la société « .
Do not miss his talk on Thursday 24 August at 20:00, CICG Room 2, Geneva. You can attend this lecture even if you are not registered to the conference.
Thierry Courvoisier was president of the Swiss Academy of Natural Sciences for the period 2012-2015 and president of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences for the period 2013-2015. He is now president of the European Academies Science Advisory Council, whose aim is to provide knowledge and scientific expertise in European decision-making processes. As president of these academies, as active space scientist and as active member of the European Science community, Thierry Courvoisier developed a clear view of the interface between Science and Society.