Principal Plenary Lectures

The Principal Lecture Demonstrations form the foundation of the programme at LIYSF.

These sessions are led by high profile eminent scientists from around the world, who are leaders in their fields. These plenary lectures are addressed to the full student body and are a real highlight and focus of the academic LIYSF calendar.

Take a look here at the Principal Lecturers confirmed for LIYSF 2017 on the right. Please click on each speaker to find out more about them. 

To see the detailed programme for 2017 please click here

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