SPEAKERS

Jesper B. Sørensen

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Jesper B. Sørensen specializes in the dynamics of organizational and strategic change, and their implications for individuals and their careers. His research on firm outcomes has focused on the impact of organizational structure and culture on organizational learning, performance and innovation. 

Federica Saliola

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Federica is Director at the World Bank and of the World Development Report 2019. She has published in peer-reviewed journals, including studies on firm productivity, global value chains, and the impact of regulation growth and competition. She holds a PHD in Economics  and a Laurea in Political Science from the University of Rome, la Sapienza.

Yossi Feinberg

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Yossi Feinberg received his PhD in Mathematics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem in 1997. His thesis studied how differing prior beliefs of decision makers can be expressed by their disagreement on current (posterior) events. After completing his dissertation under the supervision of Nobel Laureate Professor Robert J. Aumann, Yossi began teaching economics at Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Yossi joined Stanford GSB in 1998.

Cathy O'Dowd

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Cathy O'Dowd is a South African rock climber, mountaineer and author. She was the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest from both south and north sides. O’Dowd grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa, and attended St. Andrew's School for Girls. She has climbed since her university days

Jordi Fauli + Fernando Villa

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Mr Fauli is the Lead Architect of Sagrada Familia and Fernando Villa is responsible of Building and Technology.  Both of them are incorporating the new technologies  to elaborate a virtual plan of the temple that allowed to recreate to the last detail the project elaborated by Gaudí and to carry it out to completion.

Marta Plana I Dropez

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56881. She is currently Member of the Board at FC Barcelona, responsible for the FC Barcelona Innovation Hub. She is also Vicepresident of Regulation at Cabify, a Spanish mobility company, Aspen Spain Fellow at Aspen Institute and Board Member at Círculo de Economía.

Kireeti Kompella

Kireeti Kompella, Juniper Networks

Dr. Kireeti Kompella serves as the Chief Technology Officer of Engineering and Senior Vice President at Juniper Networks. He holds 46 issued patents.  Master’s Degree in Computer Science from IIT, Kanpur and a PhD in Computer Science from University of Southern California, specializing in Number Theory and Cryptography

Mette Højen & Jonas Wiik

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Mette Højen and Jonas Wiik are the founders of Work In Tune – a musical business concept that teaches thought leaders and their teams to increase there self leadership and team performance with tools from music and rhetoric. Mette (DK) is a high profiled public speaking coach in the Scandinavian region She coaches top CXOs and was the strategist and speechwriter behind Barack Obama’s recent visit in Denmark. 
Jonas (SE) holds the position as solo trumpet player at the Royal Danish Orchestra in Copenhagen. He is also assistant professor at the Royal Danish Academy of music. 

MïssaTall

Meissa Tall, Partner Deloitte

MïssaTall is Partner at Deloitte Paris. He is leading the Manufacturing Practice. He assisted several African Countries (Morocco, Senegal, Tunisia, Benin,among others) to build and execute strategic development plans on different industries including Automotive, Heath Care and Pharma

Science is everywhere

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Science is everywhere in today’s world. It is part of our daily lives, from cooking and gardening, to recycling and comprehending the daily weather report, to reading a map and using a computer. Advances in technology and science are transforming our world at an incredible pace, and our children’s future

The importance of Design

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What will the future of architecture look like? Over the last two decades, the construction industry has been subject to dramatic changes, paving the way for a future in which traditional spatial concepts are longer valid. Experts say collaboration with system leaders is no longer a luxury, but a necessity for meeting complex structural needs.

Health Tech Innovation

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Health Tech as an industry is in an enviable position as its financial and consumer backing promises a strong and continued growth chart over the coming years. The promise of technology to innovate responds to the growing demand of resources, and the digital health revolution is in a strong position to not only create solutions, but deliver them as well.