The Role of Science in the Information Society - Conference at CERN, Geneva, 8-9 Dec

November 25, 2003

Geneva, 24 Nov 2003

Plenary Speakers:

  • Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor of WWW
  • Santiago Borrero, Secretary General of the Pan American Institute for Geography and History
  • H.E.L.M.R.A. Brito, Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Mozambique
  • Nitin Desai, Special Advisor to Kofi Annan on WSIS
  • Esther Dyson, Chair of EDventure Holdings and founding chair of ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
  • Malcolm Harbour, Member of the European Parliment
  • Ion Iliescu, President of Romania
  • Luciano Maiani, Director-General of CERN
  • Koïchiro Matsuura, Director-General of UNESCO
  • Adolf Ogi, Special Advisor to the Swiss Federal Council on WSIS
  • Onno Purbo, Indonesian ICT Evangelist
  • Juan Rada Senior, Vice-President, Oracle Corporation
  • Rubens Ricupero, Secretary-General of UNCTAD
  • Adama Samassékou, President of WSIS Preparatory Committee
  • Ismail Serageldin, Director-General of the Library of Alexandria
  • HRH Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Crown Princess of Thailand
  • Nico Stehr, Center for Advanced Cultural Studies, Essen, Germany
  • Yoshio Utsumi, Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union


CERN - European Organization for Nuclear Research
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