UK-Brazil-Chile Frontiers of Science


Chicheley Hall The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire

Frontiers of Science is a series of prestigious international meetings for outstanding early career scientists.

The UK-Brazil-Chile Frontiers of Science is jointly hosted by The Royal Society, FAPESP and the Brazilian Academy of Sciences. The Chilean Academy of sciences has also selected six outstanding young scientists to attend the meeting.

Event details

The content of the meeting was organised by a committee made up of 12 UK and Brazil scientists who selected the topics and speakers at the session.

The six sessions will cover the following areas: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Human Health, Space Science, Plant Biology/Biofuels and Novel Materials/Nanoscience.

Organisers and speakers for each session can be found in the session overview below.

UK-Brazil-Chile Frontiers of Science - Session Overview

Attending this event

Due to a very limited number of places, attendance at this event is by invitation only. For more information please email Helen Jones (

Participant information

Please see below for links to participant and speaker information, and the current programme. Please note the programme is subject to change.

UK-Brazil-Chile Frontiers of Science - Programme

Speaker information

Participant information

Organising Committee information

Events coming up

  • Tackling the great challenges of the 21st Century 05 March 2015 at The Royal Society, London Sir Paul Nurse, President of the Royal Society in conversation with Lord Stern, President of the British Academy.
  • Suffrage Science Awards Ceremony 08 March 2015 at The Royal Society, London An evening celebrating the achievements of leading women scientists on International Women’s Day
  • Ebola: inside an epidemic 09 March 2015 at The Royal Society, London Discover the how and why of the 2014 Ebola outbreak from leading public health figures. Panel discussion chaired by Dame Sally Davies FRS.

For more events please see the events diary.