July 28 | 8-11:30 AM CDT | 3-6:30 PM CEST

Can Advanced & Frontier Materials Help COVID-19 Pandemic?

Building & Accelerating the Vision Together...

What is AMPT?

Advanced Material Pandemic & Future Preparedness Taskforce

Advanced Material Pandemic Taskforce is an international nonprofit public-interest initiative focused on using Advanced Materials to solve some of humanity's most pressing challenges such as the current global health crisis.With over 15 country chapters, 5 working groups and over 30 institutions working together, sharing resources and knowledge and establishing a comprehensive roadmap, library of knowledge and map of user-centric needs, the taskforce will deliver a framework to set strategies and coordinate global activities to fast track solutions to address the technological and societal needs of the post pandemic world.

Speakers

Dr. Rod Menchaca

CEO

AIS (Advances In Surgery Channel)

Spain

Aditi Khot

Analyst

AMPT

US

Dr. Alejandro Bonilla

Director of Strategic Partnerships

AMPT

US

Dr. Zina Jarrahi Cinker

Director General

AMPT

US

Marco Falzetti

Director

Agency for the Promotion of European Research (APRE)

Italy

Gabby Silberman

Director General

Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST)

Spain

Torkel Nord Bjärneman

Business Developer

CGC University of Cambridge

UK

Steve Martineau

Sector Lead

COP26 High Level Climate Action Champions

UK

Dr. Kiana Aran

Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Cardea Bio Inc.

US

Alba Vergés Bosch

Minister Of Health

Catalan Government

Spain

Aravinth Panch

Co-Founder

Dreamspace Academy

Germany | Sri Lanka

Dr. Yury Gogotsi

Distinguished Professor & Director of Drexel Nanotechnology Institute

Drexel University

US

Chris Luebkeman

Advisor to the President

ETH Zürich

Switzerland

John Hoffman

CEO

GSMA ltd

US

Dr. Frank Koppens

Professor & Group Leader

ICFO - Institute of Photonic Sciences

Spain

Luca Venza

Director of Technology Transfer & Innovation

IESE Business School

Spain

Dr. Mike Rosenberg

Professor & Author

IESE Business School

Spain

Dr. Robert Fabregat Fuentes

Director General Research & Innovation

Ministry of Health Generalitat de Catalunya

Spain

Yitz Applebuam

Founder & Partner

MizMaa Ventures

US

Carlos Grau

CEO

Mobile World Capital Barcelona

Spain

Florian Lennert

Head of Urban Development & Mobility

NEOM

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Antonio Castro Neto

Director of CA2DM

National University of Singapore

Singapore

Sir Kostya Novoselov

Nobel Laureate in Physics

National University of Singapore

Singapore

Dr. Ahmed Busnaina

Distinguished Professor & Founding Director of CHN Center

Northeastern University

US

Ori Sasson

Partner

Primera Capital

US

Dr. Ravi Solanki

Co-Founder

Primera Impact

UK

Dr. Shideh Kabiri Ameri

Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Queens University

Canada

Salvador Illa

Former Minister of Health

Spanish Government

Spain

Ruth Hughs

Secretary Of State

State of Texas

US

Sophia Kianni

Climate Advisor

United Nations

US

Dr. Carlo Saverio Iorio

CEO

Universite Libre de Bruxelles

Belgium

Dr. Andrea Ferrari

Professor & Director of Cambridge Graphene Centre

University of Cambridge

UK

Dr. Deji Akinwande

Professor of Electrical & Materials Engineering

University of Texas at Austin

US

John Elkington

Executive Chairman & Founder

Volans Ventures

UK