MONDAY, JULY 1ST

09:00 - 10:30

Opening Ceremony

11:00 - 12:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
"What can Chemistry and the Scientific Community Contribute in Alfred Nobel's Spirit to the Benefit of Mankind in the 21st Century?" with Laureates Paul Crutzen, Richard Ernst, Sir Harold Kroto, George Olah, Ahmed Zewail (Chair: Prof. Bengt Nordén)

TUESDAY, JULY 2ND

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

Ahmed Zewail
Chemistry and Biology in a New Light

09:35 - 10:10

Lecture

Jean-Marie Lehn
Self-organization of Functional Supramolecular Systems

10:10 - 11:15

Lecture

Richard Ernst
Fourier Transform Methods in Spectroscopy: A Key towards Insight and Comprehension

11:15 - 11:50

Lecture

Paul Boyer
The Oxygen We Breathe - Friend and Foe

11:50 - 12:25

Lecture

Hartmut Michel
TCytochrome and Oxidase: The Biosynthesis of Water

15:00 - 17:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Scientific discussion with Nobel Laureates and young researchers

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3RD

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

Paul Crutzen
The Importance of the Tropics in Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate

09:35 - 10:10

Lecture

Sir Harold Kroto
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: The Chemistry of the 21st century

10:10 - 10:45

Lecture

George Olah
Hydrocarbons and Global Warming: Facts, Challenges and Possible Solutions

11:15 - 11:50

Lecture

Sir Aaron Klug
The Use of Zinc Finger Peptides for the Regulation of Gene Expression

11:50 - 12:25

Lecture

Robert Huber
Molecular Machines for Protein Degradation

15:00 - 17:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Scientific discussion with Nobel Laureates and young researchers

THURSDAY, JULY 4TH

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

Jerome Karle
The Relationship of Theory and Practice

09:35 - 10:40

Lecture

Johann Deisenhofer
Back to Proteins

10:40 - 12:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
"What Comes next After Sequencing the Human and 2000 Other Genomes? The Role of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the Postgenomic Scientific World" with Laureates Werner Arber, Paul Boyer, Johann Deisenhofer, Hartmut Michel, Ernst Huber

15:00 - 17:30

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Scientific discussion with Nobel Laureates and young researchers

FRIDAY, JULY 5TH

08:00 - 18:00

Boat-Trip to the Isle of Mainau for Laureates and students