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Bayer Foundation Science Awards Ceremony

On 17 February 2021, in a virtual ceremony, the Bayer Foundation will present five outstanding scientists with the 2020 Awards: The “Early Excellence in Science Awards” honor four talented young scientists,  Julia Mahamid (Biology), Marinka Zitnik (Data Science in Life Sciences), Nicolai Franzmeier (Medical Sciences) and Josep Cornellà (Chemistry). The internationally renowned Otto Bayer Award goes to Ruth Ley for her groundbreaking research on the human microbiome.


// 15h30   Welcome on behalf of Bayer Foundation by Monika Lessl
// 15h40   Welcome Address & Introduction by Werner Baumann, CEO Bayer AG
// 15h50   Early Excellence in Science Awards 2020 by Liam Condon, President Bayer Crop Science
// 16h10   Otto Bayer Award 2020 by Prof. Patrick Cramer, Chairman Bayer Foundation

Join our live event online and find out more about how top scientists help the world to work towards health for all and hunger for none.




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