Invited Experts

Speakers and panelists (go here for professional profiles of the experts)


Lauren Chambliss, Communications Director for Atkinson Center for Sustainable Future and Lecturer in the Department of Communication at Cornell University

Janine DeBaise, Instructor of Writing and Literature at SUNY-ESF

Atu Darko, Associate Director for Communications for the Cornell Alliance of Science

Peter DelNero, PhD Student in Biomedical Engineering (Cornell)

Claire Fox, PhD Student in Evolutionary Biology (Cornell)

Geoffrey Giller, Freelance Science Writer and Photographer

Melissa Hines, Professor of Chemistry at Cornell University and Director of the Cornell Center for Materials Research (CCMR)

Paul Hirsch, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies at SUNY-ESF

Michelle Kortenaar, Director of Program at the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY

Bruce Lewenstein, Professor of Science Communication and Chair of the Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University

Jonathan Miller, Executive Director of Homelands Productions, Associate Director of the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies (Cornell)

Scott Peters, Professor of Development Sociology and Co-Director of Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life

Bob Riter, Executive Director of the Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes and Writer for Ithaca Journal

Chris Schaffer, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Biomedical Engineering at Cornell University

David Wolfe, Professor of Plant and Soil Ecology at Cornell University

Philip Yam, Editor-in-Chief of Simons Foundation Website, Writer and Editor for Scientific American