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Monday 7 November 2016

At IVA’s Annual Meeting on 28 October the Academy’s President, Professor Björn O. Nilsson, presented the year’s news in science and technology.

The audience heard about everything from computer gamers who are making an important contribution to research and a frozen bag of groceries that is helping with food deliveries in rural Kenya, to how in Sweden’s textile hub, Borås, they trying to make textiles out of climate gas. Also, a real celebrity has lost five tonnes with the help of Sandvik.

See the speech in its entirety above.