John A. Overdeck Professor, Professor of Statistics, and Professor of Biomedical Data Science at Stanford University (United States).
Theodor W. Hänsch
Director of the Division of Laser Spectroscopy at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (Germany). 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and of Physics at Harvard University (United States).
Professor of Statistical Mechanics in the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford University (United Kingdom).
Director of the Theory Division of the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (Germany).
Professor of Neuroscience and Director of the MRC Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Centre for Developmental Neurobiology at King’s College London (United Kingdom).
Deputy Director (Partnerships) and Genus Chair of Animal Biotechnology in the The Roslin Institute and RDSVS at the University of Edinburgh (United Kingdom).
Senior Professor at the Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Medicine at the University Heart Center of the University of Freiburg (Germany).
Senior Group Leader and Head of Laboratory of Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics at the Francis Crick Institute (London, United Kingdom).
Director of the Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit in the College of Life Sciences at Dundee University (United Kingdom).
Chair of Livestock Technology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), in Germany.
Emeritus Professor of Molecular Microbiology at Biozentrum (Switzerland). Nobel Laureate in Medicine in 1978.
Edward S. Rubin
Alumni Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering and Science at Carnegie Mellon University (United States).
Chairman of the Department of Earth and Ocean Dynamics at the University of Barcelona (Spain).
Director of Research at the Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique/Institute Pierre-Simon Laplace, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique – Université Pierre et Marie Curie (France)
Carlos M. Duarte
Director of the Red Sea Research Center and holder of the Tarek Ahmed Juffali Research Chair in Red Sea Ecology at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (Thuwal, Saudi Arabia).
Ecology and Conservation Biology
Professor in the Instituto de Ecología at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
Research Professor in the Department of Integrative Ecology at the Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC (Spain).
Gary K. Meffe
Adjunct Professor in the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida (United States).
Professor of Fisheries at the University of British Columbia Fisheries Centre (Canada).
Information and Communication Technologies
Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Computer Science at the University of Magdeburg (Germany).
Director of the Robotics Laboratory and Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University (United States).
Ramón López de Mántaras
Research Professor with the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Director of its Artificial Intelligence Research Institute.
Professor of Informatics at the University of Oxford and Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), in Austria.
Economics Finance and Management
Chairman of the Fondation Jean-Jacques Laffont-Toulouse School of Economics (France). Nobel Prize in Economics 2014.
Emeritus Professor of Economics at Pompeu Fabra University & Barcelona GSE (Spain).
Robert H. Strotz Professor of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Economics at Northwestern University (Illinois, United States).
Research Professor and former director of the Center for Biological Research of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).
José García Montalvo
Professor of Economics and Chairman of the Department of Economics and Business at Pompeu Fabra University (Spain) and Research Professor at the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (Ivie).
Professor of Economic Analysis at the University of Valencia (Spain) and Research Director of the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (Ivie).
Associate Composer to the Madrid Symphony Orchestra and a member of the board of the Prince Pierre Foundation of Monaco.
Director of Musikfest Berlin (Germany) and artistic director of the concert program Musica Viva run by Bayerischer Rundfunk (Germany).
Professor and Head of the BA in Music Program at Zurich University of the Arts (Switzerland).