Jean-Loup Richet

Director ( Technical & Corporate Division)

Andjelka Mihajlov

Director (Environmental Listening)

Prof. Andjelka Mihajlov is an UN expert, consultant and scientist, and retired Professor at the University of Novi Sad’s Faculty of Technical Sciences – Department of Environmental Engineering, since 2015. She is Chemical Engineer and obtained her Master’s and PhD degree in technical science from University of Belgrade, and had additional education in chemical engineering […]

Emanuel Yi Pastreich


Prof. Emanuel Pastreich is director of the Earth Management Institute and director of the Asia Institute in Seoul. His current research is divided between his work on technology and its impact on society and the impact of the Chinese literary tradition in Korea and Japan. Pastreich has a B.A. in Chinese literature from Yale University […]

Marzia Traverso

Director(Technical Listening)

Prof. Marzia Traverso, full professor and head of the Institute and Chair of Sustainability in Civil Engineering in RWTH Aachen since 1 June 2017. PhD of Environmental Technical Physics of University of Palermo, and environmental engineer, working in the field of Life Cycle Assessment and sustainability performance of building and transport sector and strategic environmental […]

Hassan A Khawaja

Director (Technical Listening)

Hassan A Khawaja is an Associate Professor at the University of Tromsø (UiT), Norway. He is a member of the process and gas team at the Department of Engineering and Safety and the leader of the research group ‘IR imaging, spectroscopy and numerical modelling’. He is also the Vice President (Scandinavia) of the International Society […]

Paulo C. C. Rodrigues

Director (Technical Listening)


Chennupati Jagadish

Past Chairman

A great listener, Prof. Jagadish is a Distinguished Professor and Head of Semiconductor Optoelectronics and Nanotechnology Group in the Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University. He has received Australia’s highest civilian honor, AC, Companion of the Order of Australia, as part of 2016 Australia day honors from the Office of the Governor […]

Sudhakar D Pardeshi

Director (Technical Listening)

Dr Sudhakar D Pardeshi is an famous  associate Professor in the department of geography in Pune University (famously known as the Oxford University of West India). Dr S Pardeshi has completed his Ph D in Geography from Pune University. M Tech from Andhra University Vishakhapattanam, India and IIRS (ISRO) Dehradun. His MSc from Pune University. […]

Emmanuel R Goffi


Emmanuel R. Goffi is a world renowned specialist in military ethics and defence and security studies. He served in the French Air Force for 22 years and is currently a research fellow at the Centre for Defence and Security Studies at the University of Manitoba (UofM), in Winnipeg, Canada. He is also an Associate Doctor with […]

Yvonne Toft

Director (Listening to Human Factors / Safety Systems & Sciences)