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Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Next steps panel

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Next steps panel

The final Global Grand Challenges Summit discussion, led by a panel of rising stars in engineering and intersecting fields from across the globe, on how the grand challenges agenda can be used to drive change in the future

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Resilience

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Resilience

In this session, five senior speakers discuss the latest engineering research and practice on disaster relief, flood prevention, cybersecurity, and energy security

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Enriching life

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Enriching life

Session speakers: Dr Eric Brown, Professor Neil Gershenfeld, Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg and Professor Helen Storey

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Technology and growth

13 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Technology and growth

Session speakers: Dr Margaret Anne Craig, Dr Regina E. Dugan, Professor Andy Hopper, Dr Mike Lynch, Andrew Simms and Dr Yingtao Li

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Short film competition presentation

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Short film competition presentation

Professor Charles Elachi presents the winners of the UK and US Global Grand Challenges Summit short film competitions and a surprise address from will.i.am about new approaches to STEM education

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Health

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Health

Session speakers: Dr Frances Arnold, Professor Ara Darzi, Dr Robert Langer, Professor Rebecca Richards-Kortum and Professor Qimin Zhan

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Sustainability

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Sustainability

Session Speakers: Professor Angela Belcher, Allard Castelein, Professor John Loughhead, Professor Calestous Juma and Professor Jeffrey Sachs

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Plenary address from Dr J Craig Venter

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Plenary address from Dr J Craig Venter

Dr J Craig Venter is a biologist renowned for his contributions in sequencing the first draft human genome in 2001

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Welcome

12 March 2013

Global Grand Challenges Summit 2013: Welcome

Welcome addresses by Professor Dame Ann Dowling and Sir John Parker with responses from Professor C. D. Mote, Jr. and and Dr Jian Song