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Uppdaterat: 25 dec. 2022

Left to right: Peter Nobel, Slav W. Hermanowicz, Micheal Molls, Marcel Aeschlimann

Nobel Sustainability Trust Foundation convened its second annual summit in Paris, France, at Palais Brongniart on the 21st of November 2022, supported by local main sponsor GL events. Summit proceedings and focusing on “Energy and Water”, the summit were broadcast worldwide over social media.

Keynote speaker is British scientist Professor Stanley Whittingham, director of the Institute for Materials Research at the State University of New York at Binghamton. Whittingham was awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry alongside Akira Yoshino (Japan) and John B Goodenough (USA) “for the development of lithium-ion batteries.” World-wide participants and speakers are government officials, NGO organizations, university professors, entrepreneurs.

Nobel Sustainability Trust Foundation awarded the medal for Outstanding Contribution in Sustainability. The two recipients, from Asia and North America, respectively, were Dr. Bruno Wu from Beijing, China, founder of the World Carbon Neutrality Council and Mr. Collin O´Mara of Reston, Virginia, USA, president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation. This year’s awards medal and recognition letter were presented at the Paris Summit and Bertie Ahern, his is the co-chair of the Interaction Council of 40 Former Heads of State and Government and the former prime minister of Ireland sent his regards to summit and congratulations to the persons who got medal for Outstanding Contribution in Sustainability.

NST chairman Michael Nobel said the annual “The Sustainability Award” will focus on applied science and recognize outstanding sustainable development projects around the world, including in the fields of new energy, new materials, water, health, agriculture, IT and artificial intelligence.

The Nobel Sustainability Trust Foundation, founded by four members from Nobel family the previous name was “ Nobel Charity Trust” since 2007, and from 2022 changed to its present name in 2011 to more accurately represent its role and activities. The NST logo and The Sustainability Award are trademarked in the EU and worldwide. NST is independent of the Nobel Foundation which awards the Nobel prizes established by Alfred Nobel. NST reflects the wishes of the five Nobel family members currently serving as trustees to have a award which associated with their ancestors willingness to devoted to sustainable development.

Uppdaterat: 25 dec. 2022

Updated 2022-12-10 The Sustainability Award supported by NST, more information here.


Uppdaterat: 9 sep. 2022

We are delighted to invite you to join us and have a closer dialog with Nobel family members, Nobel Prize winner, professors from world top universities, government officials and company leaders.The first Nobel Sustainable Trust Bergen Summit 2021 hosted by NST will be held on November 30, 2021.This summit will combine online and offline meetings. Through dialogues between think tanks, experts, scholars and business leaders, the summit will conduct extensive discussions on the establishment of the Nobel Sustainability prize, the establishment of an expert review group, the principles and focus areas of the award. It is expected that the number of participants will reach 200.The initiator of the summit is Michael Nobel, chairman of the NST. Our prestigious speakers and guests are members of the Nobel family, NobelLaureatein Economics, professor / medical experts of Technical Munich University Germany, professor of KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden ,professor of the school of engineering of Cambridge University United Kingdom, the Vice Chairman of China institute for innovation and development strategy, the dean of Antai College of Economics and Management of Shanghai Jiao Tong University , executive of LGT Royal Bank, executive of IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute and GL event group of France. Participants are mainly from Switzerland, China, Germany, Sweden, France, Norway, Austria, Japan and other countries. We will review the developments and achievements of sustainability in various fields and prospects for the future.This summit is an international sustainability summit held in the post-epidemic era. The strength of the Nobel brand, together with the support from governments, the academic support of internationally renowned experts and professors, the financial support of enterprises and extensive media coverage, will help to enhance the international reputation and image of NST awards and NST partner organizations.Therefore, the Nobel Sustainability Trust Foundation sincerely invites you to join us to create the future of sustainability in the field of scientific and technological innovation together!

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NST looks forward to your participation and support!

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