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SPECIAL FORUM : “PHYSICS MATTERS to celebrate the 100 years of existence of the IUPAP”

By Christine Marie-Therese Darve posted 10-16-2022 07:02


Join us on Tuesday November 22, 2022, 16:00 CET  (10 EDT)  and ask questions to our distinguished guests !


Now Available : YouTube Recording



The International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) has turned 100 years in 2022! A centennial event has been organised on July 14-18, 2022.

IUPAP is leading fellow scientific unions and other partners to promote and organize an International Year for Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development (IYBSSD) in 2022/2023.

This PHYSICS MATTERS forum will gather IUPAP and APS governances, who will discuss their feedback and their critical insights w.r.t the role of Physics in the current international arena.

The panelists are composed of:

  • Michel SPIRO (IUPAP President)
  • Silvina Ponce Dawson (IUPAP President designated)
  • Laura Greene (IUPAP Vice-President at Large and former APS President)
  • Monica Pepe-Altarelli (IUPAP vice-president)


NB: Save Also the date for the APS March Meeting (
A session ( #744430) is planned on Tuesday March 7th at 3-6 pm, 2023 to enlighten the IUPAP achievements.