Winners

The winners of the WCC Awards are outstanding representatives of the cultural community, who have worked with steadfast dedication to science, education or the arts and through their work made clear contributions to the enhancement of life on earth.

All Winners

Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Omar M. Yaghi

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2017 Field of Work: Reticular Chemistry Date: 8 November 2017 Place of Ceremony: Pieterskers Leiden Host Institution: Leiden University

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Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Edward Witten

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2016 Field of Work: Physics/Mathematics Date: 14 October 2016 Place of Ceremony: Ziedonis Hall, National Library of Latvia Host

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Winner of the World Award of Education

Prof. Kalevi Ekman

Jose Vasconcelos World Award of Education 2016 Field of Work: Learning, teaching, research and industry Date: 14 October 2016 Place of Ceremony: Ziedonis Hall, National Library of

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Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Dr. Ewine Fleur van Dishoeck

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2015 Field of Work: Molecular Astrophysics Date: 19 November 2015 Place of Ceremony: Caird Hall, Dundee Host Institution: University of Dundee

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Winner of the World Award of Arts

Prof. Dr. Milton Masciadri

Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Art 2015 Field of Work: UNESCO Artist for Peace Date: 19 November 2015 Place of Ceremony: Caird Hall, Dundee Host

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Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Sir Philip Cohen

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2014 Field of Work: Immunology Date: 17 November 2014 Place of Ceremony: A Hall Host Institution: Aalto University Host

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Winner of the World Award of Education

Prof. Federico Rosei

José Vasconcelos World Award of Education 2014 Field of Work: Chemical Sciences & Global Education Date: 17 November 2014 Place of Ceremony: A Hall Host

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Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Sir Paul Nurse

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2013 Field of Research: Genetics and molecular genetics Date: 02 October 2013 Place of Ceremony: Nanyang Auditorium Host Institution:

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Winner of the World Award of Arts

Petteri Nisunen and Tommi Grönlund

Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2013 Area of Work:  Contemporary arts Date:  02 October 2013 Place of Ceremony: Nanyang Auditorium Host Institution: Nanyang

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Winner of the World Award of Science

Prof. Michael Grätzel

Albert Einstein World Award of Science 2012 Field of Research: Solar Energy Conversion Date: 18 April 2012 Place of Ceremony: The Main Hall Host Institution:

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McGill University, Canada

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