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International Science Summit and Scientific Symposium

Information for Members of the Press


Summit & Symposium Locations and Dates

Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment, and Sustainability – International Science Summit and Symposium will be held 27-29 June 2023 in Paris.

The Science Summit will be held in the afternoon on 27 June 2023 at the Académie des Sciences, 23 Quai de Conti, 75006 Paris, France.

The Symposium will be held 28 & 29 June 2023, Auditorium André et Liliane Bettencourt, 3 Rue Mazarine, 75006 Paris, France, which is proximate to the Académie des Sciences.

Full Program

The full program will be provided this week. For an initial list of attending ministers, speakers, and topics, view the draft program here.

Press Releases

Global Science Leaders Herald New Era of Ground-breaking Climate and Sustainability Science at Paris Summit & Symposium

World Leaders & Scientists to Discuss: Basic Research Can Pioneer New Approaches to Global Challenges

Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment & Sustainability – High-Level Science Summit & International Scientific Symposium

Register and Submit Press Credentials

If you are interested in covering any aspect of the 27-29 June 2023 Science Summit and Symposium, Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment and Sustainability, you must register directly with the press contacts below.

Online registration is now on a wait list basis only. No one will be permitted onto the grounds of the Académie des Sciences or the Auditorium André et Liliane Bettencourt without an official badge.

Please email us with your basic details: name/surname, phone number, e-mail address and media representing. If you are a freelancer, and do not possess a valid ID, please email 3 recent articles, blogs, video or audio clips, representative of your work to the press contacts below.

Press Contacts

For English: Rachael BishopClick here to show mail address, +33 (0)7 81 87 62 21.

For French: Hélène BoulangerClick here to show mail address, +33 (0) 66 88 79 31 67.

Broadcast media and photographers: if you need to arrive by car, it is imperative that you advise us well in advance and provide your vehicle registration, license plate number, and the full names of everyone who will be in your vehicle, as we must provide this information to the Académie des Sciences security staff. There will be only a very limited number of parking spaces.

One-on-one Interviews with Ministers and Science Leaders

The schedule for the Summit and Symposium is quite tight, but if you wish to interview a particular minister or science leader, please contact us, and state the focus of your article. We will provide coordination with dignitaries and an equipped press room for you to work.

Press Conference

On 28 June 2023, 8h15, Salle Hugo, Auditorium André et Liliane Bettencourt, 3 Rue Mazarine, Paris.

Topic: From Hiroshima to Paris, Discussing How Science Can Address Global Challenges

(Attending Ministers and high-level science officials to be announced). The press conference will be held in English.

More Details

Consult the HFSPO website for ongoing announcements to the program. View a video explaining the basis for Fundamental Life Science Meets Climate, Environment, and Sustainability.