Professor, School of Computer and Communication Sciences, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, CH
Breaking the Wall of Data Deluge. How Efficient Data Exploration Enables New Scientific Discoveries.
Professor at the Institute of Science and Technology, Austria.
Breaking the Wall that Limits Evolution. How Sexual Recombination Accelerates Adaptation.
Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK.
Breaking the Wall of Gambling. How Multi-Sited Anthropology Can Transform Gambling Regulation
Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Princeton University, USA.
Breaking the Wall of Sustainable Chemistry. How Modern Alchemy Can Lead to Inexpensive and Clean Technology
Distinguished University Professor, Tumor and Vascular Biology Research Center, The Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and Research Institute, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa; Nobel Laureate 2004 in Chemistry, Israel
Breaking the Wall of Diseases. Is Personalized Medicine Going to Cure All Human Maladies?
Carl H. Pforzheimer University Professor and University Librarian, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Breaking the Wall of Inaccessible Knowledge. How Digitization Can Democratize Culture
Professor in Mathematics, Duke University, President of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), USA.
Breaking the Wall of Computer Stupidity. How Wavelet Analysis Improves Geophysics, Biology and Art History
Robert E. Horn
Researcher at the Human Science and Technology Advanced Research Institute, Stanford University
Breaking the Wall of Organisational Ignorance. How Visual Language Supports Decision Making about Wicked Problems and Social Messes
Professor, Department of Chinese Language and Literature, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
Breaking the Wall of Social Divide. How Political, Economic and Social Critique identifies the Five Faces of Equality.
Reinhard F. Hüttl
Professor, Scientific Executive Director, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam – GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, President, acatech – National Academy of Science and Engineering, Berlin, Germany.
Professor of Global Governance, Director, Civil Society and Human Security Research Unit, London School of Economics, UK.
Breaking the Wall of War. How Human Security Makes People Safe in a Global Era.
Professor, President, DFG German Research Foundation, Bonn, Germany.
Director, Head of Attosecond- and High-Field Physics Division, Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics Munich, Chair of Experimental Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany.
Breaking the Wall of Microscopic Motion. How Attophysics Captures Fastest Phenomena of the Microcosm.
String Cosmology Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute), Potsdam, Germany.
Breaking the Wall of the Beginning of Time. How Cosmology Will Tell Us What Happened Before the Big Bang
Director of the Earth Security Initiative
Breaking the Wall of Ecological Risk. How a Cultural Shift in Economics and Politics Can Ensure the Earth's Security
Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
Keynote on the Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall (2011)
Professor, President, Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres, Berlin, Germany.
Professor em., ETH Zürich, President, European Research Council (ERC), Vienna, Austria
Executive Director, Research Department, China International Capital Corporation Limited (CICC)
Breaking the Wall of Global Debt. How Economics Can Reshape the Development Models of Europe, the US and China
Founder and Chairman of The Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum Kyoto, former Minister of Science and Technology and former Minister of Finance, Japan.
Message from Kyoto
Professor, Former German Federal Minister of Education and Research.
Concluding Remarks 2011
Director, Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, Honorary Professor, Humboldt-Universität and Technische Universität Berlin, Germany.
Breaking the Wall of Energy Supply. How Heterogeneous Catalysis Can Replace Fossil Fuels
Dennis J. Snower
Professor of Economics , Chair of Economic Theory, University of Kiel, President of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy , Germany
Professor of Mathematics, Université de Lyon, Director, Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris, Winner of the Fields Medal 2010, France.
Breaking the Walls between Economics, Physics and Geometry. How Optimal Allocation of Resources and Entropy Meet in the Non-Euclidean World
Executive Director at nef (the new economics foundation), London
Breaking the Wall of Misleading National Indicators. How Economics Can Measure Real Progress
Dean and Professor of Plant Nematology at School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development, Kenyatta University, Nairobi
Breaking the Wall of Food Insecurity. How Agricultural Science Minimizes Nematode Damage in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Elke U. Weber
Jerome A. Chazen Professor of International Business, Director, Center for Research On Environmental Decisions, Director, Center for the Decision Sciences, Columbia Business School, Columbia University, New York, USA.
Breaking the Wall of Resistance to Change. How Behavioral Decision Theory Enhances Technical and Social Innovation.