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.
Reinhard Hüttl is a former member of the Environmental Council of the German Government and the Executive Committee of the German Council of Science and Humanities. For the achievements in the latter role, he received the Federal Cross of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. His efforts at GFZ and acatech are inspired by the urgency to solve pressing global socio-economic questions through a sustainable management of the Earth's resources and the development of future-oriented technologies.