Head of Molecular Kinetics and Spectroscopy Group, Laboratory of Physical Chemistry at ETH Zurich (Switzerland)
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
Mark Hyman Jr. Professor of Chemistry and Professor 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)
Biology and Biomedicine
Professor of Neuroscience and Director of the MRC Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders 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)
Emeritus Professor of Molecular Microbiology at Biozentrum (Switzerland). 1978 Nobel Prize in Medicine.
Edward S. Rubin
Alumni Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering and Science at Carnegie Mellon University (United States)
Director of the Department of Earth and Ocean Dynamics. University of Barcelona (Spain)
Director of Research at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique / Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique (LMD) of Sorbonne University (France).
Carlos M. Duarte
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.
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
Honorary President of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts (Belgium)
Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Computer Science at the University of Magdeburg (Germany)
Ramón López de Mántaras
Research Professor with the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Director of its Artificial Intelligence Research Institute.
Economics, Finance and Management
Honorary Chairman of the Fondation Jean-Jacques Laffont-Toulouse School of Economics (France) Nobel Prize in Economics 2014
Robert H. Strotz Professor of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Economics at Northwestern University (Illinois, United States).
Research Professor of the Vaccine and Gene Expression Unit at the Center for Biological Research (CSIC), (Spain)
José García Montalvo
Professor of Economics at ICREA-Academia Fellow of the Pompeu Fabra University (Spain)
Professor of Economic Analysis at the University of Valencia and Research Director of the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (Ivie), (Spain)
Music and Opera
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).