KARMAN WEEK

July 7-9 2020

The Karman Week in July 2020 is a three days virtual event for Karman Fellows to

July 7 2020

Session 1

  • What Are We Going to Wear on Mars?
    Lisa Lang, CEO & Founder, ThePowerHouse GmbH
  • Sailing Solo through the World
    Alexia Barrier, World Level Regatta Sailor
  • How Does China Mitigate Space Debris
    Dr. Zizheng Gong, Chief Scientist, China Academy of Space Technology
  • Karman Fellows Get Together
    Agenda Brainstorm

Session 2

  • Developing a Treasured Vineyard Mixing Innovation and Tradition
    Jean-Michel Cazes, Founder & CEO, Château Lynch-Bages
  • En Marche! the Path to the Presidency in a Few Months
    Christian Dargnat, Chairman, En Marche!
  • Insights on the Future of Industrial Design
    Florence Verzelen, EVP, Industry, Marketing, Global Affairs, Dassault Systemes
  • Karman Fellows Get Together
    Agenda Brainstorm
July 8 2020

Session 1

  • Technology Innovation and International Cooperation Opportunities in China
    Fu Kun, Managing Director, China Academy of Sciences Capital
  • Transforming and Stabilising Global Economic Trends
    Ludovic Subran, Chief Economist, Allianz
  • Embarking on the Constellation Business - an Airbus Experience
    Nicolas Chamussy, Space Advisor, Airbus Group
  • Karman Fellows Get Together
    Q&A and Agenda Updates

Session 2

  • Snap Mission
    Evan Spiegel, Co-Founder and CEO, Snap Inc.
  • VC TALK: Managing a VC Firm in 2030
    Elmar Broscheit, Managing Director, Macquarie Venture Capital Group
    Noor Sweid,  General Partner, Global Ventures
    Alfred Vericel, Managing Partner, Red River West
    Chris Boshuizen, Operating Partner, DCVC
  • How Will Tech Impact Medicine in the Next 10-15 Years
    Vasudev Bailey, Partner, Artis Ventures
  • Karman Fellows Get Together
    Q&A and Agenda Updates
July 9 2020

Session 1

Session 2

  • Filming the Soul of a Submarine
    Antonin Baudry, Film Director
  • Space, a Laboratory of Global Cooperation: The Case of ISS
    Jean-Jacques Dordain, Former Director-General, European Space Agency
    William Gerstenmaier, Former Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, NASA & Senior Consultant, SpaceX
  • Why Music Matters?
    Yo-Yo Ma, Cellist
  • Karman Fellows Get Together
    Agenda Commitments

2020 Karman Week Speakers

Ouchhh / Ferdi & Eylul Alıcı

Ouchhh / Ferdi & Eylul Alıcı

AI & New Media Artist
Vasudev Bailey

Vasudev Bailey

Partner
Artis Ventures
Alexia Barrier

Alexia Barrier

World Level Regatta Sailor, Professional Ocean Race Navigator
Antonin Baudry

Antonin Baudry

Film Director
Chris Boshuizen

Chris Boshuizen

Operating Partner
DCVC
Elmar Broscheit

Elmar Broscheit

Managing Director
Macquarie Venture Capital Group
Jean-Michel Cazes

Jean-Michel Cazes

Founder & CEO
Château Lynch-Bages
Nicolas Chamussy

Nicolas Chamussy

Space Strategy Advisor
Airbus Group
Christian Dargnat

Christian Dargnat

Chairman
En Marche!
Jean-Jacques Dordain

Jean-Jacques Dordain

Former Director-General of ESA
Fu Kun

Fu Kun

Managing Director
China Academy of Sciences Capital Management
William H. Gerstenmaier

William H. Gerstenmaier

Former Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations of NASA & Senior Consultant
SpaceX
Gong Zi Zheng

Gong Zi Zheng

Principal Research Scientist
China Academy of Space Technology
Karen Hitschke

Karen Hitschke

Managing Director & CIO Funds
Yunus Social Business
Lisa Lang

Lisa Lang

Founder & CEO
ThePowerHouse GmbH
Anne & Frédéric Lévi

Anne & Frédéric Lévi

Luthier
Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma

Cellist
Evan Spiegel

Evan Spiegel

Co-Founder & CEO
Snap Inc.
Ludovic Subran

Ludovic Subran

Chief Economist
Allianz
Noor Sweid

Noor Sweid

General Partner
Global Ventures
Florence Verzelen

Florence Verzelen

EVP Industry Solutions, Marketing, Global Affairs, Communications
Dassault Systems
Alfred Véricel

Alfred Véricel

Managing Partner
Red River West