Main Event

List of Participants

Elsa Abreu
Ambizione Fellow
ETH Zurich

Carole Ackermann
President EHL
Board Member, Allianz, BVZ

Lukas Ackermann
Member of the Executive Board
Galenica

Nick Adamus
Founder
Swiss Dragon Group

Daniel S. Aegerter
Founder & CEO
Armada Investment

Sabina Aegerter

Anastasia Ailamaki
Professor and Lab Director, Computer and Communication Sciences
EPFL

Khuloud Al-Jamal
Professor of Pharmaceutical Science
King’s College London

Heike Allgayer
Director of Experimental Surgery and Cancer Metastasis
University of Heidelberg

Cenk Alper
Board Member and CEO
Sabancı Holding

Kathrin Amacker
President of the Board
Fairtrade Max Havelaar

Thomas Amstutz
CEO
Feldschlösschen

Marilyne Andersen
Professor of Sustainable Technologies
EPFL

Anna Anholt
Director
Earthspeak

Simon Anholt
Policy Advisor, Researcher and Author
The Good Country Index

Jonas Anker
CEO
Anker Capital

Gabriela Araujo
PhD Candidate in Physics
University of Zurich

Naomi Arita Merino
Schmidt Science Fellow
Sustainable Food Processing Group, ETH Zurich

Christiano Arnhold Simoes
Investor

Deborah Arnhold Simões
Arnhold Simões Family Office

Jörg Arnold
General Manager
GM Widder/Storchen Hotel & Board EHL

Andreas Arntzen
CEO
Wort & Bild Verlag

Stefanos Athanasiou
Professor at the Institute of Dogmatics and Ecumenical Theology
University of Fribourg, Bonn, Tirana and Jerusalem

Artur Avila
Fields Medal Winner
Professor of Mathematics at the University of Zurich

Sabrina Badir
CEO and Co-founder
Pregnolia

Stefanie Bailer
Professor of Political Science
University of Basel

Nadine Balkanyi-Nordmann
CEO
Lexperience

Dennis André Ballwieser
Managing Director
Wort & Bild Verlag

Oana Baloi

Emily Patricia Balskus
Associate Member, Broad Institute of Harvard
Faculty Associate at MIT and Harvard Microbial Sciences Initiative

Nenad Ban
Professor of Structural Molecular Biology
ETH Zurich

Raymond J. Bär
Chairman of the Board
Alpine Select

Rudolf Bär
Researcher
ETH Zurich

Roman Bargezi
Ringier

David Basin
Computer Science Department Chair
ETH Zurich

Annabella Bassler
Chief Financial Officer
Ringier

Christoph Bauer
CEO
DuMont

Urs Baumann
CEO
Zürcher Kantonalbank

James Beacham
Particle Physicist & Science Storyteller
CERN / Duke University

Andrea Bekić
Ambassador to Switzerland
Republic of Croatia

Vesna Bengin
Co-Founder
BioSense Institute Serbia

Cleo Bertelsmeier
Professor of Ecology and Evolution
University of Lausanne

Mark Bidwell
Advisor
Seychelles Islands Foundation

Steven Biedert
Managing Director
Breitling Switzerland

Claudia R. Binder
Professor, Laboratory on Human-Environment Relations in Urban Systems
EPFL

Yanina Biondi
Postdoctoral Researcher, direct dark matter detection and rare events astroparticle physics
University of Zurich

Kipper Blakeley
Chief of Staff & Producer
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Philippe Blatter
President & CEO
Infront Sports

Lukas Böcker
Pioneer Fellow
ETH Zurich

Bernd Bodenmiller
Professor for Quantitative Biomedicine
University of Zurich, ETH Zürich

Peter E. Bodmer
Chairman & CEO
Beka Group

Angela Bonato
PhD Candidate
ETH Zurich

Sebastian Bonhoeffer
Professor of Theoretical Biology at ETH Zurich
Director of Collegium Helveticum

Nadine Borter
CEO
Contexta

Thomas Bossart
Head, Pension
Die Mobiliar

Martin Bosshardt
CEO
Anapaya Systems

Christoph Brand
CEO
Axpo Group

Tobias Braun
Chief Financial Officer
Benteler Group

Cathrin Brisken
Professor
EPFL ICR ICPI

Ella Marguerite Brockhaus
Consultant
hy – The Axel Springer Consulting Group

Marco Brockhaus
CEO
Brockhaus Technologies

John Brockman
Writer, Thinker, Impresario
Founder, Edge & Brockman, Inc.

Pascale Bruderer
Board Member
Galenica

Lukas Bruhin
President Swissmedic
Swiss Federal Government

Josef Brunner
Founder & CEO
G&J Invest

Ralph Büchi
Chairman
Axel Springer SE

Ton Büchner
Board Member of Novartis
Chairman of Swiss Prime Site and Burckhardt Compression

Daniele Buetti
Professor of Fine Arts
University of Fine Arts, Münster

Christian Buhl
CEO
Geberit

Andrea Burden
Professor for Pharmacoepidemiology
ETH Zurich

Irene Burger
Head of Nuclear Medicine
Kantonsspital Baden

Darius Burschka
Professor and Chair of Robotics, AI & Real-Time Systems
TU München

Riet Cadonau
Chairman
dormakaba Group

Christian Camenzind
Independent Investor and Advisor
Crapera Capital

Florencia Canelli
Professor of Physics
University of Zurich

Leanna Caron
CEO & Board Chair
Nexilis

Thierry Carrel
Professor of Surgery
University Hospital Zurich

Franziska Castell
Director International Benefactor Relations
Foundation Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings

Mamta Chabria
Pioneer Fellow
ETH Zürich

Riccardo Ciarpaglini
Neurosurgeon
Lindenhofspital

Britta Classen
CMO
Deloitte

Vladimir Cmiljanovic
Entrepreneur and Cancer Scientist
Swiss Rockets

Philipp Cottier
Chairman
Bellegarde Capital

Thomas W. Crowther
Professor, Environmental Systems Science
ETH Zurich

Bice Curiger
Artistic Director
Fondation Vincent van Gogh Arles

Steffi Czerny
co-Founder
DLD Media

Raffaello D’Andrea
Professor and Founder / CEO Verity AG
ETH Zurich

Nick Davies
Senior Advisory Partner
Deloitte

Emanuel de Bellis
Professor and Director at the Institute of Behavioral Science and Technology
University of St.Gallen

Laura De Lorenzis
Professor of Computational Mechanics
ETH Zurich

Hanne de Mora
Co-Founder
a-connect

Gaétan de Rassenfosse
Professor of Innovation Policy
EPFL

Alessia Delbrück
Scientist & Innovation Project Manager
DSM

Brice-Olivier Demory
Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics
University of Bern

Veit Dengler
Owner & Managing Partner, draw.solutions
Former CEO, NZZ Group

Andrea Derdzinski
Postdoctoral Researcher in Astrophysics
University of Zurich

Marija Desivojević Cvetković
Senior Vice President
Delta Holding

Luca Di Tizio
CTO
Microcaps AG

Ulrike Diebold
Professor of Surface Science
Institute of Applied Physics, TU Wien

Jos Dijsselhof
CEO
SIX Group (Swiss Stock Exchange)

Rolf Dobelli
Founder
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Sabine Dobelli
Novelist

AnnMarie DonVito
Partner
Deloitte

Tilo Dresig
CEO
Viridium

Athena Economides
Postdoc
ETH Zurich & University Hospital Zurich

Reiner Eichenberger
Professor of Economics
University of Freiburg

Rachel Evans
Professor of Materials Chemistry
University of Cambridge

Melpomeni Fani
Professor of Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry, Head of the Division of Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry
University Hospital Basel

Péter Fankhauser
Co-Founder & CEO
ANYbotics

Fabiola Fernandez
Co-CEO
Gegenbauer Holding

Michael Fertik
Founder & Managing Partner
Heroic Ventures

Bruno Fichefeux
Head of FCAS, Member of the Executive Committee
Airbus Defence and Space

Alessio Figalli
Fields Medal Winner, FIM Director
ETH Zurich

Pascal Forster
Member of the Board
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Barbara Foschi Ciarpaglini
Engineer

Patrick Fragman
President & CEO
Westinghouse Electric Co.

Emilio Frazzoli
Professor of Dynamic Systems and Control
ETH Zurich

André Frensch
Chief Editor LandLiebe
Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz

Bruno S. Frey
Permanent Visiting Professor
University of Basel

Rainer-Marc Frey
Chairman
SO Holding AG

Tatjana E. Frey
Co-Founder, President
Frey Charitable Foundation

Andrea Frick
Psychologist
University of Fribourg

Karin Frick
Head Think Tank & Member of the Executive Board
Gottlieb-Duttweiler-Institut

Pius Fritschi
Managing Partner
LGT Capital Partners

Thomas Frutiger
Owner
Frutiger Group

Lorenz Furrer
Managing Partner
furrerhugi

Horst W. Garbrecht
President Industrial
CeramTec

Alain Germiquet
Group Management
Lindt & Sprüngli

Manuel Gerres
Chief Transformation Advisor
SAP

Philipp Gmür
Group CEO
Helvetia Insurance

Stephan Goetz
Managing Partner
goetzpartners

Benedikt Goldkamp
Chairman
Phoenix Mecano

Peter Gomez
Professor Emeritus
University of St. Gallen

Felix Graf
CEO
NZZ

Ashley Green
Post Doc in Sustainable Food Systems
ETH Zurich

Lucinda Groves
Community Ambassador for the United Kingdom (UK)
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Nicolas Gruber
Professor of Environmental Physics
ETH Zurich

Gonzalo Guillen Gosalbez
Professor of Chemical Systems Engineering
ETH Zürich

Eric Gujer
Chief Editor
NZZ

Eric Gundersen
Chairman
Mapbox

Iryna Gurevych
Director of the UKP Lab
Technical University of Darmstadt

Thomas A. Gutzwiller
Prof. Dr.
Goldman Sachs

Andrea Guzman Mesa
PhD in Astrophysics
Universität Bern

Maciej Gwozdz
CEO
Ammega

Peter Haag
Founder & Publisher
Kein & Aber

Michael Hagander
Founder & Co-CEO
Microcaps

Nils Hagander
Co-Founder
a-connect

Richard Hahnloser
Director, Institute of Neuroinformatics
University of Zurich

Florian Haller
CEO
Serviceplan Group

Ulrike Handel
Member of the Executive Board
Axel Springer

Dennis Hansen
Project Leader
University of Zurich

Felix Happel
Chairman
Porterhouse Group

Ryan Heath
Editorial Director
POLITICO

Dirk Helbing
Professor of Computational Social Science
ETH Zurich

André Helfenstein
CEO
Credit Suisse Switzerland

Ravit Helled
Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics
University of Zurich

Cornelius Hempel
Group Head, Quantum Computing Hub
Paul Scherrer Institute

Kevin Heng
Chair Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics
Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU)

Michael Hengartner
President
ETH Board

Margarita Heredia-Forster
Founder
Fundación Avanzar

Björn Hering
TV/Film Producer
Mediafisch/ FidelioFilms

General Ben Hodges
Former Commander
US Army in Europe

Thomas Hofmann
Professor of Data Analytics
ETH Zurich

Corinna Hoyer
Chief Operating Officer
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Josie Hughes
Tenure Track Assistant Professor, CREATE Lab
EPFL

Andreas Hürlimann
Chairman
LEM Holding

Christoph Hürlimann
Entrepreneur

Sara D Hürlimann
Founder
Zahnarztzentrum.ch

Marco Hutter
Professor for Robotic Systems
ETH Zurich

Sandra Iglesias
Psychologist and Neuroscientist
Translational Neuromodeling Unit, UZH/ETH Zurich

Jasna Jako
Entrepreneur
Oakberry Acai Bowls Croatia

Martin Janik
Senior Editor Non-Fiction
Piper Verlag

Maximilian Sebastian Janisch
PhD Candidate in Mathematics
University of Zurich

Marc Jaquet
Chairman
Jaquet Partners

Andreas H. Joehle
Partner
Ufenau Capital Partners

Nicole Joller
Professor of Immunology
University of Zurich

Christian Jund
Founder
Münchner Verlagsgruppe

Bertrand Jungo
Board Delegate
Kulm Group St. Moritz

Momoyo Kaijima
Professor of Architectural Behaviorology
ETH Zurich

Bettina Kames
Managing Director
LightArtSpace

Lida Kanari
Junior Group Leader, The Blue Brain Project
EPFL

Elisabeth Artemis Kappos
Senior Consultant Reconstructive Surgery
Universitätsspital Basel

Caroline Karmann
Associate Professor, Architecture and Intelligent Living
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Mika Kastenholz
Global Head of Macro Trading
Credit Suisse

Philipp Keel
Publisher
Diogenes-Verlag

Christoph Keese
CEO
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Adrian T. Keller
Vice Chairman
Diethelm Keller Holding

Martin Keller
CEO
Privatbank IHAG

Andreas Keppler
PhD candidate, Institute of Microbiology
ETH Zurich

Monika Kern-Glauser
Interpreter

Daniel Kessler
Senior Partner
Boston Consulting Group

Reema Khan
CEO
Green Sands Equity

Andreas R. Kirchschläger
CEO
elea

Stefan Kirsten
Co-Founder
MONARCH

Victor Klemm
PhD in Robotics ETH | Co-Founder Ascento Robotics
ETH Zurich

Jasmina Knežević
CEO
Acibadem Belmedic

Milan Knežević
Acibadem Belmedic

Charlotte Knierim
PhD Candidate, Institute for Theoretical Computer Science
ETH Zurich

Maria Knobelsdorf
Professor for Computer Science Education
Uni Wien

Xavier J Koller
Film Director, Academy Award Winner

Hendrik Kolvenbach
Senior Scientist
ETH Zurich

Károly Christian Köpe
Founder & Managing Partner
Akademie Dialog Sante

Roger Köppel
Chief Editor and Publisher
Weltwoche Verlag

Tien Köppel
Director
Weltwoche

Ralph Körfgen
Former Managing Director
CompuGroup Medical SE

Anna Koukal
Project Leader National Poverty Monitoring
Federal Social Insurance Office

Laura Kovacs
Professor of Automated Reasoning
TU Wien

Iwona Kozłowska
Polish Ambassador to Switzerland

Reto Krattiger
Head of Marketing
Breitling Switzerland

Andreas Krause
Professor of Machine Learning
ETH Zurich

Fynn Kreuz
CEO
Saidler & Co.

Fabian Krug
Director of Partnerships
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Uwe Krüger
HEAD EMEA, HEAD Industrials, Business Services, Energy & Environment
Temasek (Singapore)

Axel Kuehner
CEO
Greiner

Thomas Kühne
Chief Information Officer
Die Mobiliar

Ekkehard Kuppel
Founder
sum people

Salome Kurth
Professor
University of Fribourg

Vladimir Kuznetsov
CEO
Kodori AG

Nathan Lacroix
Doctoral student in quantum computing
ETH Zurich

Thomas Ladner
Member of the Board
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Marie Francine Lagadec
Program Officer, NCCR Catalysis
ETH Zurich

Claus-Dietrich Lahrs
CEO
s.Oliver Group

Jessica Lanini
Senior Expert, Data Science
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR)

Gisela Lanza
Professor, Institute for Production Science (wbk)
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Holger Laubenthal
CEO
Cembra Money Bank AG

Jean-Luc Lehners
Quantum Cosmology
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics

Jorge Paulo Lemann
Investor and Co-Founder
ABI and 3G Capital

Marc Lemann
Investor
Maai & Go4it

Bigna Lenggenhager
Professor
University of Konstanz

Filippa Lentzos
Associate Professor
King’s College London

Roland Leutwiler
President
Munay Foundation

Robin William Lingg
Board Member, Entrepreneur, Investor
Ringier

Diana Lira
Curator

Juliane A. Lischka
Professor of Digital Journalism
University of Hamburg

Klaus Littmann
Artist, Curator and Producer
Littmann Kulturprojekte

Ena Lloret-Fritschi
Assistant Professor
Università della Svizzera Italiana

Gottfried Locher
Theologian

Nicole Loeb
Delegate of the board
Loeb Holding

Sandra Luber
Professor in Computational/Theoretical Chemistry
University of Zurich

Andreas J. Ludwig
Corporate Relations & Umdasch Group Foundation
Umdasch Group

Bernard Lukey
Business Angel

Sergei Lupashin
AV Engineer
NVIDIA

Caroline Lustenberger
Sleep Researcher
ETH Zurich

Barbara Lüthi
Journalist
SRF

Andrea V. Macciò
Professor of Physics
New York University Abu Dhabi

Daniele Madonna
Chief Healthcare Officer
Galenica

Zina-Mary Manjaly
Consultant Neurologist
Schulthess Klinik & Researcher, ETH Zurich

Isabelle M. Mansuy
Professor of Neuroepigenetics
University and ETH Zurich

Kamila Markram
CEO
Frontiers – Open Science Platform

Angela Martin
Assistant Professor
University of Basel

Alexander Mathis
Assistant Professor Computational Neuroscience and AI
EPFL

Mackenzie Mathis
Chair of Integrative Neuroscience
EPFL

Alexander Mathys
Professor, Sustainable Food Processing
ETH Zurich

Monika Matti von Daeniken
Sandoz Family Foundation

Ueli Maurer
Professor of Computer Science
ETH Zurich

Lucio Mayer
Professor of Astrophysics, Director Institute of Computational Science
University of Zurich

Lorenz Meier
Founder and CEO Auterion
Creator and Director, PX4 Autopilot

Andreas P. Meyer
A.P. Meyer & Partner AG

Marcel Meyer
Partner
Deloitte

Axel Meyersiek
Investor & Advisor

Freideriki Michailidou
Lecturer, Alumni Junior Fellow Collegium
ETH Zurich

Ammar Mirjan
CEO and Co-Founder
MESH AG

Alexander Mirow
Partner
Deloitte

Stephan Mohr
Head, Internal Audit
Die Mobiliar

Ben Moore
Professor of Astrophysics
University of Zurich

Beatrix Morath
Managing Director and Country Leader Switzerland
AlixPartners

Alessandro Morra
Co-Founder
Ascento Robotics

Lukas Morscher
Partner
Lenz & Staehelin

Verena Morscher
Partner
Prager Dreifuss

Stavroula Mougiakakou
Associate Professor, Head of the AI in Health and Nutrition Laboratory
University of Bern

Anja Mroß
Consultant
hy – The Axel Springer Consulting Group

Michael Mueller
Group CEO
Valora

Anne Müller
Professor of Molecular Cancer Research
University of Zurich

Nina Müller
CEO
Jelmoli

Florian Nehm
Head of European Public Affairs
Axel Springer

Claude Nicollier
Astronaut (4 space missions) and Professor emeritus
Space Innovation Center, EPFL

Peter Niederhauser
Founder
Redalpine Venture Capital

Ashkan Nikeghbali
Professor of Mathematics
University of Zurich

Joanna Nowotny
Researcher
Swiss Literary Archives

Nubya
Singer
Nubya Music

Matthias Oberholzer
CEO Asia, West Coast and Central Europe
Russell Reynolds

Eric Oellerer
CFO
CeramTec

Elisa Oezbek
Political Correspondent for European Affairs
German Federal Foreign Office

Oliver Pabst
General Partner
Redalpine Venture Partners

Ron Pal
Founder, Group CEO and Chairman of the Board
Innoterra

Greta Patzke
Professor of Inorganic Chemistry
University of Zurich

Mark Pauly
Professor of Computer Science
EPFL

Loïc Pellissier
Professor of Ecosystem and Landscape Evolution, Dep. of Environmental Systems Science,
ETH Zürich

Markus Pertl
Chairman
The Stern Stewart Institute

Frederike Hermi Petzschner
Professor of Neuroscience, Director of Brainstorm
Brown University

Thomas Pfiffner
Managing Director
Orpheum Foundation Zurich

Ulrike Pfreundt
Co-Founder, CEO
rrreefs

Bertrand Piccard
Initiator and Chairman
Solar Impulse Foundation

Luc Piguet
Co-Founder & CEO
ClearSpace

Padmini Pillai
Postdoctoral Fellow
MIT-Koch Institute

Rafael Polania
Professor for Decision Neuroscience
ETH Zurich

Marc Pollefeys
Professor / Director
ETH Zurich / Microsoft

Mariana Popescu
Assistant Professor
TU Delft

Saša Popović
Partner & CEO
Vega IT

Stefan Portmann
Entrepreneur
Stefan Portmann AG

Philipp Raidt
Partner
FGS Global

Sophie Rain
PhD Candidate
TU Wien

Michael Raissig
Professor of Plant Genetics
University of Bern

Ritu Raman
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
MIT

Meike Ramon
Professor, Applied Face Cognition Lab
University of Lausanne & Scientific Advisor Berlin Police

Theodore Rappaport
David Lee / Ernst Weber Professor of Electrical Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Alexandre Refregier
Professor of Astrophysics
ETH Zurich

Frank Rehfeld
CEO
LEM Holding

Max Rheiner
CEO and Founder, Somniacs
Zurich University of the Arts (ZHDK)

Philipp Rickenbacher
CEO
Julius Bär

Frank Rieger
Spokesperson
Chaos Computer Club

Lorenz Risch
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Dr. Risch Group

Dragana Rogulja
Associate Professor of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School

Marcel Rohner
Founder and Owner
Löwenfeld Beteiligungen

Katharina Rombach
PhD Candidate
ETH Zurich

Andrea Römmele
Vice President
Hertie School

Isabelle Romy
Professor of Law at the University of Fribourg and at EPFL
Partner at Kellerhals Carrard Zürich

Claudia Röösli
Group Leader, Remote Sensing Laboratories
University of Zurich

Ute Rost
CEO
KKManagement artist agency (Austria)

Laura Rudas
EVP Strategy
Palantir

Schoscho Rufener
Board Member
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Christiana Ruhrberg
Professor of Neuroscience
University College London (UCL)

Jean-Paul Saija
Founder
Mindnow

Hadi Saleh
Chief Executive Officer
CeramTec

Manuel Salvisberg
Director
Office Dr. Uli Sigg

Reto Savoia
CEO
Deloitte

Davide Scaramuzza
Professor of Robotics and Computer Vision
University of Zurich

Gabriela Schaepman-Strub
Professor of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies
University of Zurich

Kevin Schawinski
Co-founder and CEO
Modulos

Roger Schawinski
CEO
Radio 1

Wolf-Henning Scheider
CEO
ZF Group

Thomas Schenk
Writer

René Scheu
Managing Partner
Institute of Economic Policy

Natascha Schill
Independent Consultant

Lukas Carl Schinko
CEO
Neuroth

Rüdiger Schmid-Kühnhöfer
Managing Partner
Deutsche Invest Capital Partners

Nadine Schneider
Senior Principal Data Science
Novartis

Martin Scholl
Former CEO
Zürcher Kantonalbank

Susanne Schroff
Chairwoman
Sanni-Foundation

Ben Schuler
Professor of Molecular Biophysics
University of Zurich

Christoph Schüpbach
CEO
Regent Lighting

Dirk Schütz
Chief Editor
Bilanz

Ursula Schütze-Kreilkamp
Head of Group Executives
Deutsche Bahn

Patrick Schwarzenbach
Pastor
Reformed Church of Zurich

Alexandra Schwarzkopf
Founder
Schwarzkopf Consulting

Markus Seiler
Secretary General
Swiss Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kristin Seltmann
Postdoctoral Researcher of Molecular Health
ETH Zurich

Daniel Sennheiser
CEO
Sennheiser

Nadia Shardt
ETH Fellow, Atmospheric and Climate Science
ETH Zurich

Michael Sidler
Founding Partner
Redalpine Venture Capital

Beat Siegrist
Chairman
Schweiter Technologies

Irina Siegrist
CEO
Siegrist Beteiligungen

Rita Sigg
Dermatologist
Sigg Collection

Uli Sigg
Vice Chairman of Ringier Group
Former Ambassador to China

Patrick Smulders
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Freshstream

Uwe Sommer
Investor
USOMAG

Roman Sonderegger
CEO
Helsana Insurance

Susanne Spahn
Strategic Advisor to the COO
WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Guy Selmar Spier
CEO
Aquamarine Fund

Lory Spier
Founder
Biblios Mexico

Gerassimos Spyridakis
Investor

Peter Stamm
Novelist

Klaas Enno Stephan
Professor of Translational Neuromodeling & Computational Psychiatry
University of Zurich & ETH Zurich

Thomas Stocker
Professor of Climate and Environmental Physics, President Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research
University of Bern

Sabine Stoll
Director of the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Language Evolution
Professor of Language Acquisition, University of Zurich

Marc Strobel
Partner
CVC Advisers

Christoph Stuehn
Deputy-Director
Kunsthaus Zürich

Han Sun
PhD Candidate, Intelligent Maintenance and Operations Systems
EPFL

Daniel Surbek
Professor and Clinic Director
University Hospital Insel Bern

Wojciech Szczepaniak
Founder & Chairman
Sparrowland Capital

Judit Szulagyi
Professor of Astrophysics
ETH Zurich

Thomas Fritz Szuran
Chief Products & Marketing Officer
Galenica

Li Tang
Professor of Bioengineering
EPFL

Siyu Tang
Assistant Professor of Computer Vision
ETH Zurich

Silvana Tarlea
Senior Researcher of Political Science
University of Basel

Veronika Tasić Vušurović
Strategic Advisor
Karanovic Partners

Oren Taylor
Director
Kapital Analytics

Fabian Unteregger
Entrepreneur

Abhinav Valada
Professor & Director of Robot Learning Lab
University of Freiburg

Heike Vallery
Professor
TU Delft

Viola Vogel
Professor, Department of Health Sciences and Technology
ETH Zurich

Julia Vogt
Professor for Medical Data Science
ETH Zurich

Meike Vogt
Senior Researcher, Environmental Physics Group
ETH Zurich

Thomas Vollmoeller
Chairman of eDreams ODIGEO
Former CEO of New Work (XING)

Moritz von der Linden
Co-Founder & CEO
Marvel Fusion

Daniel von Stockar
Founder
SoftwareONE

Julia Vorholt
Professor, Microbiology
ETH Zurich

Axel Wachholz
CFO
Phoenix Contact

Andreas Waelti
Co-Founder & CEO
Evatec

Dionne Wahlster-Johnson
Team Leader, Succession Planning & Talent Management
Deutsche Bahn

Andreas Wallraff
Professor of Quantum Computing
ETH Zurich

Lena Waltle
Journalist
The Pioneer

Alex Wassmer
President and Delegate of the Board, KIBAG Holding
Chairman, WORLD.MINDS Foundation

Roger Wattenhofer
Professor of Distributed Computing
ETH Zurich

Eilika Weber-Ban
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
ETH Zurich

Benedikt Wechsler
Ambassador and Head of Division for Digitalisation
Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (EDA)

Esther Wehrle
Focus Area Leader Bone Biology
AO Research Institute Davos and ETH Zurich

Thomas Wellauer
Chairman
SIX Group (Swiss Stock Exchange)

Joachim Wenning
CEO
Munich RE

Carolin Werlen
Counsel, Senior Advisor
Clifford Chance

Thomas J. Werlen
Managing Partner
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Marc Werner
CEO
Galenica

Mathew White
Environmental Psychology Group
Uni Wien

Felix Wichmann
Professor for Neural Information Processing
University of Tübingen

Judith Wiesinger
Founder
Gropyus

Simone Wietlisbach
Founder / CEO
Powerhair AG

Urs Wietlisbach
Co-Founder
Partners Group

Lukas Winkler
CEO
INFICON

Christof Wolfisberg
Comedian
OHNE ROLF

Roland Wöller
Former Saxon Minister of State
Member of the Saxon State Parliament

Hans Jakob Wörner
Professor of Physical Chemistry
ETH Zurich

Peter Würtenberger
Executive Vice President
Axel Springer

Kurt Wüthrich
Nobel Laureate
Professor at ETH Zürich, Scripps Research and ShanghaiTech University

Silvan O. Wyss
CEO
IHAG Holding

Wenchao Xu
Professor of Quantum Electronics
ETH Zurich

Oleg Yazyev
Professor of Theoretical Physics
EPFL

Sascha Zahnd
Board Member
Logitech

Kıvanç Zaimler
Chairman
Enerjisa

Eva Zehentner
PostDoc
University of Zurich

Eunice Zehnder-Lai
Board Member
Geberit | DKSH | Julius Bär

Marcy Zenobi-Wong
Professor of Tissue Engineering + Biofabrication
ETH Zurich

Renato Zenobi
Professor of Analytical Chemistry
ETH Zurich

Mélodie Zhao
Pianist

Mengjie Zhao
Ph.D. in predictive maintenance
EPFL

Annelies Zinkernagel
Professor and President of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
University Hospital Zurich, University Zürich

Markus Zürcher
Secretary General
Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences (SAHSS)

Katharina Anna Zweig
Algorithm Accountability Lab
TU Kaiserslautern