Kyoto Prize Symposium 2017 Laureate Lectures



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The Inamori Foundation presents the Kyoto Prize annually to individuals who have contributed significantly to the scientific cultural and spiritual benefit of humankind. The new laureates will be in San Diego March 14, 15, 16.

Advanced Technology – Dr. Takeo Kanade -Roboticist

Pioneering Contributions, both Theoretical and Practical to Computer Vision and Robotics

Wednesday March 15 2017


San Diego State University, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, Montezuma Hall

Basic Sciences – Dr. Tasuku Honjo – Medical Scientist

Discovery of the Mechanism Responsible for the Functional Diversification of Antibodies

Wednesday March 15, 2017


UC San Diego, Price Center – East Ballrooms

Arts and Philosophy – Dr. Martha Craven Nussbaum – Philosopher

Development of a New Theory of Justice Advocating the Capabilities Approach

Thursday March 16, 2017

10:30am-12:00 Noon

University of San Diego, Shiley Theatre