Speakers 2018

Paola Arlotta

BREAKING THE WALL TO BUILDING WALLS – HOW STEM CELL BIOLOGY SHEDS NEW LIGHT ON NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

Brian Behlendorf

BREAKING THE WALL OF MISTRUST — HOW BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY RESTORES ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE

Gerardo Ceballos

BREAKING THE WALL OF BIOLOGICAL ANNIHILATION — HOW CONSERVATION SCIENCE TRACKS GLOBAL BIODIVERSITY LOSS

Kevin Esvelt

BREAKING THE WALL TO ETHICAL RESEARCH — HOW GENE EDITING DEMANDS A NEW RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SCIENCE AND SOCIETY

Steve Evans

BREAKING THE WALL OF INEFFICIENCY — HOW INDUSTRIAL SUSTAINABILITY CAN DRIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH

Onur Güntürkün

BREAKING THE WALL OF COGNITIVE EVOLUTION — HOW BIOPSYCHOLOGY TRACKS THE INNER WORKINGS OF OUR MINDS

Terry Hughes

BREAKING THE WALL OF CORAL REEF DECLINE — HOW REEF MANAGEMENT CAN SECURE OUR OCEANS FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

Abraham (Avi) Loeb

BREAKING THE WALL OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM — HOW RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING CAN LEAD US DEEPER INTO SPACE

Stefania Milan

BREAKING THE WALL TO DATA EMPOWERMENT – HOW THE POLITICS OF DATA WILL SHAPE CIVIL SOCIETY

Veena Sahajwalla

BREAKING THE WALL OF WASTE — HOW MICRORECYCLING SCIENCE UNLOCKS VALUABLE RESOURCES

Daniela Schiller

BREAKING THE WALL TO MEMORY — HOW NEUROSCIENCE UNLOCKS OUR MENTAL MAPS OF THE PAST

Bernhard Schölkopf

BREAKING THE WALL TO SENSIBLE MACHINES — HOW MACHINE LEARNING FUELS THE INDUSTRIALISATION OF INFORMATION PROCESSING

Nicola Spaldin

BREAKING THE WALL TO THE NEXT MATERIAL AGE — HOW MATERIALS SCIENCE HERALDS A NEW CLASS OF TECHNOLOGIES

Leila Takayama

BREAKING THE WALL BETWEEN PEOPLE AND MACHINES – HOW PSYCHOLOGY BUILDS EMPATHY BETWEEN HUMANS AND ROBOTS

Jan Zielonka

BREAKING THE WALL OF ILLIBERAL POLITICS — HOW POLITICAL ANALYSIS SHAPES THE FUTURE OF EUROPE AND THE WORLD