Kyoto Prize Week, Japan
Kyoto Prize Presentation Ceremony and related events are held in Kyoto, Japan, each November. The Welcome Reception is held on November 9, co-hosted by Kyoto Prefecture, Kyoto City, and Inamori Foundation. The Presentation Ceremony and Banquet are held on 10th. On 11th, Commemorative Lectures are open to the public for the laureates to speak about their life philosophies and world views in addition to presenting their professional achievements. On 12th, workshops are held for researchers and specialists in their respective fields of study. Also, Youth Development Programs give opportunities for students and children to interact with the laureates.
From 2014, the lectures by the Kyoto Prize laureates were held also in Kagoshima located on the southern tip of Kyushu Island.