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Episode 14

Striking a Balance

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  1. Oct 28
    Episode 14

    Striking a Balance

    Does balancing market and social value lead to innovation? Allan Gabor, our President in China, and innovation expert Dr. Jin Chen from the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management discuss…

  2. Oct 28
    Episode 13

    Science for All!

    Making science more accessible? Our Head of Group Corporate Responsibility Dr. Herwig Buchholz and Founding Director of BIOTOPIA Natural History Museum Dr. Michael John Gorman discuss…

  3. Oct 28
    Episode 12

    Embracing Aging Workforces

    Coming of Age: Inés explores the surprising benefits of older workforces with Paul Irving, Chairman at the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging, and our Chief Human Resources Officer, Dietmar Eidens.

  4. Oct 28
    Episode 11

    Semiconductors: A Quiet Revolution

    Inés meets nanotechnologist Dr. Suman Datta and chemist Dr. Ralph Dammel to discuss how semiconductors are driving positive change in many different aspects of our lives.

  5. Oct 28
    Episode 10

    Fighting Pandemics with Antibodies

    Inés meets infectious diseases physician Dr. James Crowe and Dr. Andreas Menrad to explore how technology is driving an exciting new era in pandemic preparedness.

  6. Oct 28
    Episode 9

    Unravelling Cells with Proteomics

    Join Inés as she talks to Yifat Merbl of the Weizmann Institute and our colleague Klaus Urbahns about new opportunities offered by proteomics.

  7. Oct 28
    Episode 8

    CRISPR: Inspired by Science and Technology

    Join Inés as she talks to Dr. Pardis Sabeti of the FAS Center for Systems Biology at Harvard University and Dr. Greg Davis about how gene-editing technologies like CRISPR are shaping the future of precision medicine.

  8. Oct 28
    Episode 7

    Digging into Big Data

    The new oil… or just snake oil? Inés talks with our CEO Stefan Oschmann and Big Data expert Andreas Weigend about how Big Data is influencing the future of science and technology.

  9. Dec 06
    Episode 6

    Appetite for Ideas

    Inés has lunch with our Performance Materials CEO Kai Beckmann and Futurist Andreas Steinle to discuss why company canteens are the new hotbeds for collaboration.

  10. Sep 05
    Episode 5

    New Thinking

    In this episode of Future Talk, Inés speaks to leading curiosity researchers Carl Naughton and Todd Kashdan about how a wandering mind is the key to new thinking.

  11. Aug 22
    Episode 4

    Life Longevity

    In this episode of Future Talk, Inés explores the psychological impact of longer life expectancies with scientist and researcher Todd Kashdan.

  12. Aug 07
    Episode 3

    Collaborative (Ex)Change

    In this episode of Future Talk, Inés speaks to management consultant Dr. Edward Tse about how overcoming cultural differences can result in more effective global collaborations.

  13. Jul 22
    Episode 2

    The Power of Social Innovation

    In this episode of Future Talk, host Inés Dawson speaks to Andreas Steinle and Dr. Sophie von Stumm about changing perspectives and how innovation begins with humans.

  14. Jul 21
    Episode 1

    To Know or Not To Know?

    Dr. Sophie von Stumm talks to host Inés Dawson about the future challenges facing science and technology, and the role ignorance can play in bringing both closer together.