23 June 2014

ESOF 2014 conference in Copenhagen

Fabiola Gianotti (former spokesperson of the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider and receiver of the NBI medal of honour for 2013) and Rolf Heuer (Director General of CERN) participated on Sunday in mini round table discussion on Higgs, Big Bang physics & Big Science at the opening ceremony of the ESOF2014 conference.

The conference was initiated by an opening talk by  the Queen of Denmark and followed by talks by the president of the European Commission, J.M. Barroso and Minister of Education and Science Sofie Carsten Nielsen.

The conference which assembles about 4000 international delegates around discussions on the structure of science & research in Europe continues until Thursday.