Programme

Time

Session

15:00

Welcome by the moderator
Charlotte van Velthoven Charly Speaks

15:05

Welcome address
Thomas F. Hofmann President of EuroTech Universities Alliance | President of Technical University of Munich

15:10

Keynote speech
Thierry Breton Commissioner for Internal Market, European Commission

15:25

Driving systemic change in a post-pandemic world

  • Eugénia da Conceição-Heldt Dean of TUM School of Governance
  • Lina Gálvez Muñoz ITRE Vice-Chair, European Parliament
  • Sebastian Pfotenhauer Coordinator SCALINGS project | Technical University of Munich
  • Martin Vetterli President of Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
16:00

Photo contest for early-stage researchers
Final voting and award ceremony

16:10

Empowering entrepreneurs for a sustainable future

  • Anders O. Bjarklev President of Technical University of Denmark
  • Tessie Hartjes Vice-President Marketing of Lightyear
  • Marianna Lubanski CEO of Science City Lyngby
  • Shuli C. Shwartz Managing Director of Technion DRIVE Accelerator
16:50

Fuelling the technological sovereignty of Europe

  • Peter Dröll Director Prosperity of DG RTD, European Commission
  • Eric Labaye President of École Polytechnique
  • Regine Shevach Managing Director of Inter-Lab, Merck KGaA, Israel
  • Robert-Jan Smits President of Eindhoven University of Technology

17:30

Wrap-up and end