The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies 2015 Opening Ceremony

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IYL2015programme_coverThe International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015) will be officially launched today with a two-day Opening Ceremony at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. The Opening Ceremony will introduce all key themes of the year, acting as inspiration for events worldwide during 2015 to raise awareness of the importance of light-based technologies in providing solutions to worldwide challenges in areas such as energy, education, communications and health.

Over a thousand participants will attend the event, and speakers and attendees will include international diplomats and decision-makers, Nobel laureates, CEOs, and science and industry leaders from across the globe.

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