Published: 2020-09-25 14:36 | Updated: 2020-09-28 16:29

New research centre opening at KI

A cross section of a potato where cellulose and starch are shown with optotracing. Photo: Ferdinand Choong

Karolinska Institutet, in collaboration with KTH - Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, is opening a new research centre. The aim of the centre, called AIMES – Center for the Advancement of Integrated Medical and Engineering Sciences, is to promote inter-disciplinary research and its translation to societal impact.

Agneta Richter-Dahlfors, director of AIMES. Photo: Stefan Zimmerman

The inauguration of the centre will take place on the 30th of September between 9:30 and 11:30 am in the Eva & Georg Klein auditorium at the Biomedicum and via Zoom. Speakers include the principals of KI and KTH - Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.

Time: Wednesday, 30 september, at 09:30–11:30

Place: Eva & Georg Klein hall, Biomedicum (50 persons) or via Zoom

Speakers, a selection:

  • Agneta Richter Dahlfors, director of AIMES
  • Ole Petter Ottersen, president at KI
  • Sigbritt Karlsson, president at KTH
  • Carl Bennet, founder of grundare till Carl Bennet AB and donor
  • Pam Fredman, chair of the board at AIMES

Fill in this form to register (both participation in the hall and via Zoom).