HFSP 25th Anniversary

In 2014, HFSP celebrated its 25th anniversary. To mark the occasion, a commemorative meeting took place in Lugano during the 14th HFSP Awardees Meeting in July and a second celebration was held in Strasbourg in October.

 

One of the 'HFSP trams' 

Lugano, 5 July 2014

Just prior to the Awardees Meeting in Lugano, the 25th anniversary of the Program was celebrated at the Hotel Splendide Royal.  An anniversary meeting on the theme of 'Human Frontiers' featured talks from the world of the arts and the sciences.  

A description of the meeting including video clips can be found here

Strasbourg, 28 October 2014

A second anniversary meeting was hosted by the Region of Alsace at the Maison de la Région in StrasbourgThis was followed by a cocktail reception in the presence of Catherine Trautmann, Vice President of the City of Strasbourg, at the Hôtel de Ville.

A description of the meeting can be found here.