programme

Falling Walls Circle 2013

Agenda: The agenda is set by heads of organisations, who are new to their office (less than one year). They are invited to raise a crucial question they plan to tackle during their term in office. A selected panel of high-profile participants will discuss the question and the outcome of the round-table discussion will then be presented to the plenary.

The leaders who have agreed to share their essential question are:

- Maria Chiara Carrozza, Minister of Education, Universities and Research, Italy
- Carl-Henrik Heldin, Chairman of the Board of the Nobel Foundation, Stockholm
- Marcia Kemper McNutt, Editor-in-Chief, Science, Washington DC
- Peter Strohschneider, President of the German Research Foundation, Bonn
- Sir Mark Jeremy Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser, United Kingdom

Date, Times and Venue: Sunday, 10 November 2013, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Leibniz Hall, Berlin- Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Markgrafenstraße 38, 10117 Berlin