Keynote Speakers

Prof. Yuko Harayama
- Keynote Monday 20.06.2022; 09.15 – 10.15 CEST

Executive Director at RIKEN, Japan’s largest research organization for basic and applied science.

Prior to joining RIKEN, she spent five years at the Cabinet Office of Japan, as an Executive Member of the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) as the Deputy Director of the Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI) and ten years at the Graduate School of Engineering of Tohoku University as a professor of Science and Technology Policy.

Dr. Christine Choirat
- Keynote Monday 20.06.2022; 13.20 – 14.15

Chief Innovation Officer of the Swiss Data Science Center, Adjunct Lecturer on Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and at the Harvard Extension School.

Research interests are data science and high-performance computing, reproducible research, and environmental policy and health policy.

Dr. Christian Felber

- Keynote Tuesday 21.06.2022, 09.00 – 10.00

Founder of the Common Good Economy Movement

Dr. Daniela Marino
- Keynote Tuesday 21.06.2022, 13.20 – 14.15

CEO Cutiss AG

Daniela Marino holds a master in Biotechnology and a PhD in Sciences from ETHZ. During her PhD and her PostDoc, her research focussed primarily on vascular biology and skin engineering. In 2017, She co-founded CUTISS, where dermo-epidermal skin graft is bioengineered to treat patients suffering from severe skin injuries and defects.

Catrin Hinkel
Keynote Wednesday 22.06.2022, 09.00 – 10.00

Country General Manager at Microsoft Switzerland

Prior to joining Microsoft, Catrin Hinkel was a member of the Executive Board of Accenture Germany.

Since 2007 she has been a member and since 2015 spokesperson of the board of "Generation CEO", a non-profit association and established network for top women executives in the German-speaking world

Markus Locher
- Keynote Wednesday 22.06.2022, 13.15 – 14.15

Head of CSX Digital Banking | Managing Director at Credit Suisse

Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Markus Locher worked for the Boston Consulting Group.