Nobel Series’ exhibition demonstrates Nobel Laureates contribution
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Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu along with Dr. Serge Haroche, Physics Nobel Prize winner in 2012 and Dr. Kailash Satyarthi, recipient of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize and Dr. Juleen Zierath, professor of clinical integrative physiology and a member of the Nobel Committee at Karolinska lnstitute in Sweden inaugurated a travelling exhibition ‘For the greatest benefit to humankind’ at National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) Mohali.
Highlighting issues related to education, the exhibition was part of world premiere of the 3rd edition of Nobel Prize Series India 2019 (NPS-2019), a three-day programme that will also take place in Ludhiana and Delhi.
NPS-2019 is organized by Nobel Media in cooperation with Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology and the Government of Punjab with the kind support of Nobel International Partners 3M, ABB, Ericsson, Scania and Volvo Cars. Supporting partner is the Mehta Family Foundation. Supporting host institutions in India are National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) and Punjab Agricultural University.
The exhibition highlighted that how Nobel Laureates have made the world a better place – showcasing discoveries and achievements that have saved lives, fed humanity, connected people and protected the planet.
During occasion , both Nobel Laureates Dr. Serge Haroche and Dr. Kailash Satyarthi gave lectures and take part in roundtable discussions together with experts, teachers and student