The Higgs boson and our life

Tuesday 19 September 2017 at 6:30pm, Fabiola Gianotti, CERN’s Director general, will open the academic year at Uni Dufour, University of Geneva (UNIGE), with a public lecture entitled “The Higgs boson and our life”.

Organized in the framework of the EUCAS 2017 conference, this public event will enable the audience to find out why the discovery of the Higgs boson, announced in 2012, is a major progress for the understanding of our world.

Free entry, no reservation needed. Lecture in English, simultaneous interpretation in French available.

More information about CERN’s public activities during the EUCAS 2017 conference here.

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19 Sep 2017, 18.30 - 19.30


Uni Dufour, Geneva

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