Professor and Head of the Molecular Kinetics and Spectroscopy Group 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 (Garching, Germany) and professor in the Faculty of Physics at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Director of the Theory Division of the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics (Garching, Germany).
Professor of Neuroscience and Director of the MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology at King’s College London.
Deputy Director and Head of the Developmental Biology Division at The Roslin Institute and Genus Chair of Animal Biotechnology in the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies at the University of Edinburgh (United Kingdom).
Senior Professor in the Department of Physiology at the Technical University of Dresden (TUD), Germany.
Head of the 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).
Edward S. Rubin
Professor of Engineering and Public Policy and Alumni Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering and Science at Carnegie Mellon University (United States).
Director of the Department of Biogeochemical Systems at the Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry and professor at Friedrich Schiller University (both Jena, Germany).
Chairman of the Stratigraphy, Paleontology and Marine Geosciences Department at the University of Barcelona (Spain).
Senior scientist at the Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique/Institute Pierre-Simon Laplace (LMD/IPSL) in Paris, run jointly by the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and the Université Pierre et Marie Curie.
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 of Evolutionary Ecology in the Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies at the University of Zurich (Switzerland).
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 (Sevilla, Spain) of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).
Professor of Ecology in the Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies at the University of Zurich (Switzerland), where he leads an interdisciplinary group on ecological networks.
Information and Communication Technologies
Emeritus professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at KU Leuven (Belgium).
Ramón López de Mántaras
Research Professor with the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Director of its Artificial Intelligence Research Institute.
Professor of Computer Science at the University of Oxford and Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), in Austria.
Economics Finance and Management
Professor at the Toulouse School of Economics, Scientific Director of the Institute for Industrial Economics (IDEI) and Chairman of the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse (IAST)
Pinelopi K. Goldberg
William K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Economics at Yale University (United States)
Professor of Econometrics in the Center for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) of Banco de España (Spain)
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).
Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank (United States), he currently heads the World Bank Research Hub in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Research Professor and former director of the Center for Biological Research of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), where he heads the Molecular Parasitology Laboratory (Madrid, Spain).
Director of the World Health Organization’s Global Malaria Programme in Geneva (Switzerland).
A guest conductor with Europe’s top orchestras since 1970, he is also Associate Composer to the Madrid Symphony Orchestra and a member of the board of the Prince Pierre Foundation of Monaco.
Professor since 1992 at the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (Italy), where he teaches contemporary music history.
Managing Director of Fundación Canaria Auditorio y Teatro de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain).
Professor and Head of the BA in Music Program at Zurich University of the Arts (Switzerland).