Special Lectures

Joseph Deiss

Former President and Councillor of the Swiss Confederation, former President of the United Nations General Assembly.

Special lecture on "Determined to Save Succeeding Generations from the Scourge of War"

Victor Dzau

President of the National Academy of Medicine, USA

Special lecture on "Redefining Academic Medicine”

Reto Knutti

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Special lecture on "Will Climate Change Shape the World?”

Michele B. Goodwin

Chancellor's Professor, University of California, Irvine, Senior Lecturer, Harvard Medical School, award-winning author and civil rights advocate, USA

Special lecture on "Systemic Racism”

Alexander Puzrin

Director of the Institute for Geotechnical Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Special lecture on "Effects of climate change on Swiss Surgeonss"