Atacama, astrobiology, and the secret of life | Armando Azua-Bustos

TED Fellow 2017, Research Scientist at the Centro de Astrobiología, Madrid, Spain, PhD. Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, MSc. Biological Sciences, MSc. Biochemistry “I am paid for having fun. Others call it work.” – Armando Azua-Bustos Do you share a vision of a better world? Do you want to join the journey? Subscribe today! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoIW… Atacama […]

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A Passion for Human Rights | Lucia Mokrà

Dean for International Relations and Legislation and Junior Professor of European Law in the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences, Institute of European Studies and International Relations. Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava. “It’s not only about protection of the human rights but it’s also about the promotion.” – Lucia Mokrá […]

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Fòk lang nou kore edikasyon ak inovasyon pou yon demen miyò ann Ayiti Pawò

Pawòl Michel DeGraff [Quote] [Interview description] Traces.Dreams is a place on the web for people interested in the past, passionate about the present and curious about the future. Traces.Dreams is where you can find inspiration through a multidisciplinary and multi-regional perspective. Our vision is to make the big questions and dreams of today’s researchers visible. […]

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The language we speak. Education, innovation and the future of Haiti

How does language use and suppression mirror societal power? What impact has colonialism had on the Haitian language? And how can linguists succeed in preserving creole languages, and elevating their prestige in the eyes of native speakers and their governments? Michel DeGraff, a Haitian linguist and tenured professor at MIT, is interested in these questions […]

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Do we innovate?

Francesco Carollo, Innovation Researcher and Strategist, London, UK “We don’t want to be driven by technology. We want to drive our behaviors and we want to ride the wave of technology in a way that stays meaningful to our lives because we are looking for meanings and the meaning is the most important thing. – […]

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Can art change the world?

“This is why I value that little phrase ‘I don’t know’ so highly. It’s small, but it flies on mighty wings. It expands our lives to include the spaces within us as well as those outer expanses in which our tiny Earth hangs suspended.” – Wislawa Szymborska What is ‘art’? Why do we need it? […]

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Science, Innovation, Partnerships and the future of Africa

Dr. Youssef Travaly (PhD, MBA) is the Next Einstein Forum Vice-President of Science Innovation & Institutional Partnerships. Youssef holds an MBA together with a PhD in Materials Science. He has extensive experience in a variety of sectors including semiconductor and biomedical research, low carbon circular economy and climate change. “We are here to celebrate science. […]

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