Berlin 8/9 November The International Conference on Future Breakthroughs in Science and Society


Astronaut and Adviser to the Director General, European Space Agency (ESA)

Claudie Haigneré (Chair)

Rapid Evaluator and Engineer, X, the moonshot factory

Raj Apte

University Research Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax

Francoise Baylis

Director General “European and International Cooperation in Education and Research”, Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Susanne Burger

Vice President, German Bundestag

Edelgard Bulmahn

CEO, Bosch Software Innovations

Stefan Ferber

Director Product Management & Integration, Elsevier

Paul Föckler

HR Business Partner Human Resources and Social Affairs, Krones AG

Katrin Heinemann

Chairman of the Board, Nobel Foundation

Carl-Henrik Heldin

Professor for Organisation, Strategy and Leadership, Hertie School of Governance

Johanna Mair

Vice President, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Joybrato Mukherjee

Secretary General, The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities

Jan Palmowski

South African Research Chair in Urban Polity, Director of ACC, African Centre for Cities (ACC)

Edgar Pieterse

Postdoctoral Fellow, Falling Walls Young Innovator of 2017, University of Vienna

Agnes Reiner

Nature, Editor in Chief

Magdalena Skipper

Fellow, Carl Zeiss AG

Michael Totzeck

Head of Business Development, Sartorius

Sven Wagner

Head Open Innovation and Digital Technologies, Bayer AG

Karl Ziegelbauer