Nobel Week in Stockholm 2018

Nobel Week 2018 will include press conferences and lectures. On Monday 10 December, the week will culminate in the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet.

About the Nobel Prizes

The Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine and the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel are awarded in Stockholm, where the Laureates participate in an extensive programme during Nobel Week.

For detailed information about the programme during the Nobel Week, please visit the Nobel Foundation website, the official website of the Nobel Prize:
Nobel Foundation website Information for Media

Please note that the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo, Norway. For more information, please visit:
The Norwegian Nobel Committee website

Assistance to media

The Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet will be held on Monday 10 December.

There is a limited number of accreditations available for print and photo journalists to attend the Nobel Day.
Print journalists: The Nobel Foundation provides 12 seats at the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet for foreign print journalists and 7 seats for domestic print journalists.
Pool photographers: A maximum of 10 still photographers from international and Swedish photo agencies will be allowed in the photo pool at the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and the Nobel Banquet, respectively.

Please see link below for more information about the proceedings, contact information and application form for the above events.
Last day for application to attend these events is Monday 5 November.
Nobel Foundation website Information for Media

Please note that for other events during Nobel Week there is no general accreditation valid for the entire week, each organizer must be contacted separately for accreditation application. Detailed accreditation information is found on:
Nobel Foundation website Information for Media

Dates to note:

5 December

  • Press Conference. General information about the Nobel Week
    (Laureates not present). 10.00 (for Swedish media), 11.00 (for international media).
    The Nobel Museum, Stortorget 2, Gamla stan/Old Town

6 December

  • 14.00  Presentation for media: The 2018 Nobel Laureates’ signed chairs and donated artefacts.
    The Nobel Museum, Stortorget 2, Gamla stan/Old Town.
  • 14.00  Press Conference for the Laureates in Physiology or Medicine.
    Nobel Forum, Karolinska Institutet, Nobels väg 1.

7 December

  • 09.30  Press Conference for the Laureates in Physics, Chemistry and Economic Sciences.
    The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Lilla Frescativägen 4A.
  • 13.00  Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine.
    Aula Medica, Karolinska Institutet, Nobels väg 6, Solna.

8 December

  • 09.00  Nobel Lectures in Physics, Chemistry and Economic Sciences.
    Aula Magna, Stockholm University, Frescativägen 6.
  • 19.00  Nobel Prize Concert. Classical Concert in honour of this years' Laureates.
    Stockholm Concert Hall, Hötorget 8.

9 December

  • Nobel Week Dialogue. Water Matters.
    Stockholm City Conference Center, Barnhusgatan 12-14.

10 December

  • Nobel Prize Award Ceremony and Nobel Banquet, as above.
  • 11.00–18.00 Nobel Day at the Nobel Museum.
    The Nobel Museum, Stortorget 2, Gamla stan/Old Town

11 December

  • Royal Banquet.
    The Royal Palace.

Media Centre during Nobel Week

International media representatives are welcome to use the Ministry for Foreign Affairs International Press Centre during Nobel Week. The International Press Centre is located in central Stockholm.
Visiting address: Fredsgatan 6
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 08.00–18.00.

More information about the International Press Centre

 

Contact

Boel Lindbergh
Head of the International Press Centre, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Phone +46 8 405 50 08
Mobile +46 72 735 50 08
email to Boel Lindbergh