TV science profile new jury chair of Stockholm Junior Water Prize

Jul 04, 2016

Swedish Broadcasting’s popular science personality Victoria Dyring has been appointed new jury chair of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize for the period 2017 to 2019.

SIWI is happy to announce that Victoria Dyring has been appointed by the Stockholm Water Foundation as new jury chair of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize for the period 2017 to 2019.

Victoria Dyring is the host of the prime time popular science show “Vetenskapens värld”, and has a long career as a host of popular science shows for both children, youth and adult audiences.

“Stockholm Junior Water Prize attracts the best young water minds in the world. I have been impressed by Victoria’s commitment to spread science to youth, and I am certain she will be a very successful jury chair and ambassador for the Prize”, says SIWI’s Executive Director Torgny Holmgren.

Victoria Dyring will be taking over as jury chair after Fredrik Moberg, who has been the jury chair of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize for five years and whose term ends after the 2016 prize ceremony:

Learn more about the Stockholm Junior Water Prize here.

Caption: Victoria Dyring, host of Vetenskapens värld, Sveriges Television
Photo Credit: Janne Danielsson/SVT