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XXV. General Assembly of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic

/ 20.05.2019 /

The ceremonial part of the XXV. General Assembly of the Learned Society, at which the Medals of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic Societas Scientarium Bohemica Ad Laudem et Honorem and the awards of the Learned Society of the Czech Republic in the “Young Scientist” and “Grammar School Student” categories were presented, took place on Monday 20 May 2019 in the Great Hall of the Carolinum.

The following lectures were given:

  • Martin Franc: “Learned societies and the Czech lands from the 18th century to the present day“
  • Peter Moczo: “The biggest problem for Slovak science“
  • Václav Pačes: “The structure and evolution of the human genome: What makes us people?”
  • Jan Černý: ”Identity crisis – chimerism on molecule, cell and organism level”

The working part of the XXV. General Assembly took place on 21 May 2019.

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