Category: Life Sciences/Health

Jennifer A. Lewis

Engineering, Life Sciences/Health

“Printing soft and living matter in three dimensions“

Jennifer A. Lewis, professor of Biologically Inspired Engineering
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Conference held on December 4th, 2023

Campus Lecture - Madiha Derouazi

Madiha Derouazi

Innovation, Life Sciences/Health

“From Scientist to Entrepreneur: Bridging the Gap to Bring Vaccines to the Clinic”

Madiha Derouazi, CEO of Speransa Therapeutics, Founder and former CEO of Amal Therapeutics, Alumni Award 2023 and EPFL alumna

Conference held on November 27th, 2023

Nathalie Brandenberg and Sylke Hoehnel

Life Sciences/Health

“On the Verge of the Next Healthcare Revolution“

Nathalie Brandenberg and Sylke Hoehnel, Co-CEO and founders, SUN bioscience

Conference held on November 3rd, 2022

Claudia Clopath

Artificial Intelligence, Basic Sciences, Life Sciences/Health

“Mathematical Models of Learning in the Brain“

Claudia Clopath, professor of Computational Neuroscience at Imperial College London

Conference held on May 9th, 2022

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Carl Zimmer

Life Sciences/Health, Politics

“Science and Policy During the Pandemic“

Carl Zimmer, award-winning New York Times columnist and author

Conference held on December 6th, 2021

Nicholas Christakis

Culture/Society, Life Sciences/Health

“Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live“

Nicholas, Christakis, professor of Social and Natural Science at Yale University

Conference held on May 17th, 2021

Ada Yonath

Basic Sciences, Life Sciences/Health

“Next generation eco-friendly antibiotics and thoughts about origin of life“

Ada Yonath, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2009

Conference held on December 17th, 2019

Ed Winters

Life Sciences/Health, Sustainability/Environment

“The hidden costs of our food choices”

Ed Winters, co-founder and co-director of Surge

Conference held on December 16th, 2019

Fiona Watt

Life Sciences/Health

“Exploring heterogeneity of human skin cells”

Director of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), King’s College London

Conference held on 27 September 2019

Yuval Noah Harari

Culture/Society, Innovation, Life Sciences/Health, Politics

Conversation with Yuval Noah Hariri

Historian, philosopher and bestselling author 

Conference held on July 10th, 2019