Prof. Yoshinori Ohsumi (Tokyo Institute of Technology) The Nobel Prize for Physiology / Medicine, 2016
"As future scientists, you should ensure that you experience the natural world as much as possible and that you never forget that humans are only one form of life on earth. Draw inspiration from nature, discover new questions, and allow yourself to be moved by the joy of discovery."
Sir Paul Nurse FRS, Director (The Francis Crick Institute) The Nobel Prize for Physiology / Medicine, 2001
"IBO stimulates and motivates students from across the globe, and encourages exchanges between them through their shared interests in the life sciences. Bringing these talents together will help find future solutions that the world needs to tackle the challenges ranging from health crises to preserving biodiversity."