Our Speakers

Aaike VAN VUGT

Chief Executive Officer, VSPARTICLE

2020

Shannon NANGLE

Research Scientist, Wyss Institute Harvard

2020

Prineha NARANG

Assistant Professor, Harvard University

2020

Ralph FRITSCHE

Senior Program Manager, NASA

2020

Dov MORAN

Managing Partner, Grove Ventures

2020

Marc GRUBER

Vice-President, Innovation at EPFL

2020

Onno FABER

Founder, RDMD

2020

Vishaal BHUYAN

Chief Executive Officer, Aanika Biosciences

2020

Owen GAFFNEY

Global sustainability strategist, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

2020

Huilin SHAO

Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore and A*STAR

2019

André Loesekrug-Pietri

Director, Joint European Distruptive Initiative

2019

Ben Blume

Principal, Atomico

2019

Benjamin BELOT

Head of Digital Investments & Partnerships, Zuellig Pharma

2019

Andras Forgacs

Chief Executive Officer, Modern Meadow

2019

Bob Mumgaard

Chief Executive Officer, Commonwealth Fusion Systems

2019

Jade Leung

Head of Research & Partnerships at Center for the Governance of AI

2019

Anita Sengupta

Researcher, Nasa & Chief Product Officer, Airspace Experience Technologies

2019

Romain Troublé

Chief Executive Office, Tara Expeditions

2019

Zsuzsanna Varga

Global Head of Digital Health at Ipsen Specialty Care

2019

Fabien CABIROL

APAC Open Innovation Director, L'Oréal

2018

Jim TOBOJKA

Senior Vice President, Schneider Electric

2018

Dean HO

Director, SINAPSE

2018

Peter SLOOT

Professor, University of Amsterdam

2018

Maxime CASSAT

Managing Director of EDF Lab Singapore

2018

TAN Wu Meng

Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Trade & Industry

2018

Michel BIRNBAUM

Entrepreneur in Residence, NTUitive

2018

Esben ØSTERGAARD

CTO Universal Robots

2017

Alexis ANGOT

Co-Founder and Secretary General, Ynsect

2017

Laura DEMING

Partner. The Longevity Fund

2017

SØREN STOBBE

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, Sparrow Quantum

2017

Elad BENJAMIN

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Zebra Medical Vision

2017

Joy WOLFRAM

Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic

2017

Yaron SCHWARCZ

 Founder & CEO, Skyline Robotics

2017

Clive BROWN

CTO, Oxford Nanopore Technologies

2016

Nobu OKADA

Chief Executive Officer, Astroscale

2016

Jerry SANDERS

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, skyTran

2016

Sabine HAUERT

Assistant Professor at University of Bristol

2016

Emmanuel MACRON

French Minister of Economy

2016

Jacques MALLET

Director of Research, CNRS

2016

Obi FELTEN

Head, Google[X]

2015

Dirk AHLBORN

Chief Executive Officer, Hyperloop

2015

David BERRY

General Partner at Flagship Ventures

2015

David MILLER

CTO, NASA

2015

Hemai PARTHASARATHY

CSO and Partner at Breakout Ventures

2020

Troels Schönfeldt

Chief Executive Officer, Seaborg Technologies

2020

Carmel MAJIDI

Professor, Carnegie Mellon University

2020

Jean-Louis CONSTANZA

Chief Brand Officer, Wandercraft

2020

Nora KHALDI

Chief Executive Officer, Nuritas

2020

James MASON

Senior Vice President, Space Systems, Planet

2020

Nabiha SAKALAYEN

Chief Executive Officer, Cellino Biotech

2020

Seth BANNON

Founding Partner, Fifty Years

2020

Eugenie RIVES

Portfolio Lead, Early Stage Projects, X, the Moonshot Factory

2020

Chieng Ming WANG

Professor, University of Queensland

2019

André Borschberg

Chief Executive Officer & Pilot, Solar Impulse

2019

George CHURCH

Professor, Harvard University

2019

Jane METCALFE

Chief Executive Officer, NEO.LIFE

2019

Mark BUNGER

Director, Innovation Lab

2019

Larry WEISS

Persona Biome

2019

Frederick CHEW

Chief Executive Officer, A*STAR

2019

Josiah ZAYNER

Chief Executive Officer, The Odin

2019

Nicholas Paul BRYSIEWICZ

Director of Development, Long Now Foundation

2019

Peter PREISER

Professor, Nanyang Technological University

2019

Remo BURKHARD

Managing Director, Singapore-ETH Centre

2018

Paul VOUTIER

Director of Knowledge and Innovation, Grow Asia

2018

Hitesh UPADHYAY

Director, IBM Security

2018

Tommaso Gecchelin

Founder, Next Future Transportation

2018

LIM Yew Heng

Managing Director, Boston Consulting Group

2018

POON King Wang

Director, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities SUTD

2018

Julien MIALARET

Operating Partner, Idinvest

2018

Stuart RUSSELL

Professor, University of California, Berkeley

2017

Inna BRAVERMAN

CEO, Eco Wave Power

2017

Daniel DELUBAC

Vice President, Freenome

2017

Marc OSHIMA

Chief Marketing Officer at AeroFarms

2017

Dan WIDMAIER

Chief Executive Officer, Bolt Threads

2017

Elsa SOTIRIADIS

Early-Stage Investor & Futurist

2017

Canan Dağdeviren

Director, MIT Media Lab

2016

Geoffrey Von MALTZAHN

Founder of Indigo Ag & Partner of Flagship Pioneering

2016

Ed BOYDEN

Professor, MIT

2016

Nathaniel DAVID

Chief Executive Officer, Unity Biotechnology

2016

Michael BLOOMBERG

Chief Executive Officer, Bloomberg L.P.

2016

Ryan WEED

Chief Executive Officer, Positron Dynamics

2016

Faith BIROL

 Executive Director, International Energy Agency

2016

Rob HIGH

 CTO at IBM's Watson

2015

Massimiliano VERSACE

Chief Executive Officer, Neurala

2015

Steve BROWN

Futurist, Intel

2015

Demis HASSABIS

Chief Executive Officer, DeepMind

2014

Jun AXUP

Scientific Director and Partner, IndieBio

2020

Michael KOEPKE

Vice President, Synthetic Biology, LanzaTech

2020

Henry ADJER

Head of Threat Intelligence, Deeptrace

2020

Megan PALMER

Executive Director Bio Policy & Leadership Initiatives, Stanford University

2020

Richard WILKINSON

Professor, University of Nottingham

2020

Elham KASHEFI

Research Director, CNRS

2020

Kat BORLONGAN

Director, La French Tech

2020

Jean-Eric PAQUET

Director-General Research and Innovation, European Commission

2020

Miri POLACHEK

Chief Executive Officer, Joy Ventures

2020

Joanna BRYSON

Professor at Bath University

2019

Diane Wu

Chief Executive Officer, Trace Genomics

2019

Antonio REGALADO

Senior Editor at MIT Tech Review

2019

James ASKEW

Asia Program Associate at Wildlife Works Carbon

2019

Farouk TEDJAR

Principal Scientist, Energy Research Institute @ NTU

2019

Antoine Hubert

Chief Executive Officer, Ynsect

2019

Brian SPEARS

Chief Executive Officer, New Age Meats

2019

Nadja Oertelt

Co-founder of Massive Science

2019

Tak LO

Founder, Zeroth.AI

2019

Rajeev RAM

Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2019

Sebastian GIRARD

Chief Executive Officer, Air Liquide

2018

Peter LEMMENS

Director, General Manager, IMEC Taiwan Ltd.

2018

Marc ABENSOUR

Ambassador of France to Singapore

2018

Guy HUDSON

Managing Director, SparkLabs Cultiv8

2018

Freddy BOEY

Senior Vice President, National University Singapore

2018

Aukrit UNAHALEKHAKA

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Ricult

2018

Laura KERBER

Scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

2017

Cedric VILLANI

French Academy of Sciences

2017

Donald SADOWAY

Professor, MIT & Founder, Ambri

2017

Eben BAYER

Chief Executive Officer Ecovative Design

2017

Joseph DESIMONE

Co-founder & Chairman, Carbon

2017

Laurent ALEXANDRE

President, DNAVision

2017

Cody FRIESEN

Chief Executive Officer, Zero Mass Water

2017

Aubrey De GREY

Biomedical Gerontologist & Chief Science Officer, SENS Research Foundation

2016

Jurgi CAMBLONG

Chief Executive Officer, Sophia Genetics

2016

Hank GREELY

Director, Center for Law and the Bioscience Stanford University

2016

Emily LEPROUST

Chief Executive Officer, of Twist Bioscience

2016

Isha DATAR

Chief Executive Officer, New Harvest

2016

Lee CRONIN

Professor, Glasgow University

2016

Patrick HSU

 Principal Investigator at Salk Institute

2016

Diego ACEVEDO

Co-Founder, Bluerise

2015

Steven MENDOLA

Eos Inventor Cofounder

2015

Noel SHARKEY

Professor, University of Sheffield

2015