Council Members

Council Members

As of September 5, 2016

(In alphabetical order of individual names)
(* Board Members / ** Auditor)

1. ABDUL HAMID, Zakri, Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Malaysian Government, MY
2. AHO, Esko, Executive Chairman of the Board, East Office of Finnish Industries; Former Prime Minister, FI
3. ALBERTS, Bruce M., Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry and Biophysics Department, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), US
4. ANZAI, Yuichiro, President, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), JP
5. ARIMA, Akito, Chancellor, Musashi Academy of the Nezu Foundation, JP
6. BAI, Chunli, President, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), President, The World Academy of Sciences(TWAS), CN
7. BLANCO, Herminio, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Soluciones Estratégicas, MX
8. CAMPBELL, Donald W., Senior Strategy Advisor, Davis LLP, CA
9. CARTY, Arthur J., Research Professor and Executive Director, University of Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
10. CHUBACHI, Ryoji, President, The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), JP
11. CHUBAYS, Anatoly B., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, OJSC "RUSNANO", RU
12. CHUCHOTTAWORN, Pailin, Chairperson, Board of Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC); Chairperson, Kamnoetvidya Science Academy (KVIS), TH
13. CICERONE, Ralph J., President, National Academy of Sciences (NAS), US
14. CLARK, Megan, Advisory Board Member, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, AU
15. COLOMBANI, Pascal, Director and honorary Chairman, VALEO; Vice-chairman, French National Research Strategy Council, FR
16. COLWELL, Rita R., US Science Envoy; Distinguished University Professor, Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University, US
17. CONNELLY, Jr., Thomas M., Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, DuPont, US
18. DIJKGRAAF, Robbert, Director and Leon Levy Professor, Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), Princeton, NL
19. DURONGKAVEROJ, Pichet, Minister, Ministry of Science and Technology, TH
20. * FRIEDMAN, Jerome I., Institute Professor and Professor of Physics Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT); Nobel Laureate, US
21. FUCHS, Alain, President, French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), FR
22. FURSENKO, Andrei A., Presidential Aide, Presidential Office; former Minister of Education and Science, RU
23. GOLDIN, Daniel S., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Intellisis Corporation; former NASA Administrator, US
24. GREGORIAN, Vartan, President, Carnegie Corporation of New York, US
25. GROS, François, Honorary Permanent Secretary, French Academy of Sciences, FR
26. GUTFREUND, Hanoch, Executive Committee Chairperson, Israel Science Foundation, IL
27. HACKER, Jörg, President, German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, DE
28. HAMAGUCHI, Michinari, President, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST); former President, Nagoya University, JP
29. HARA, George, Chairman of the Board, The Alliance Forum Foundation/Cabinet Office of Japan, JP
30. HASSAN, Mohamed, Co-Chair, iap, SD
31. HOFFMANN, Jules Alphonse, Member, French Academy of Sciences; Nobel Laureate, FR
32. * HOLLIDAY, Jr., Charles O.,Chairman, Royal Dutch Shell plc.; Chair, Council of the National Academy of Engineering; Chairman Emeritus, Council on Competitiveness; former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DuPont, US
33. HÜTTL, Reinhard, President, acatech (National Academy of Science and Engineering); Scientific Executive Director, German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) , DE
34. IGLESIAS, Enrique V., former Secretary-General, Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB), UY
35. * ISHIGE, Hiroyuki, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), JP
36. ISKANDAR, Marzan A., former Chairman, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT), ID
37. JOHNSON, Ray O., Executive Director, QxBranch; former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation, US
38. JUMA, Calestous, Professor of the Practice of International Development, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University, KE
39. KAGERMANN, Henning, President, acatech (National Academy of Science and Engineering), DE
40. KING, David, Special Representative for Climate Change, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, UK Government, UK
41. KLEIBER, Michał, Vice-president, European Academy of Sciences and Arts; former President, Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN); former Minister of Science and Technology, PL
42. * KLEINER, Matthias, President, Leibniz Association, DE
43. * KOMIYAMA, Hiroshi, Chairman of the Institute, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.; President Emeritus, The University of Tokyo, JP
44. KOANANTAKOOL, Thaweesak, President, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), TH
45. * KUMAR, Ashwani, Member of Parliament of India, Rajya Sabha (India); former Minister of Science and Technology, IN
46. KUROKAWA, Kiyoshi, Adjunct Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS); Chairman, Health and Global Policy Institute, Japan, JP
47. * LEE, Yuan Tseh, former President, International Council for Science (ICSU); President Emeritus; Distinguished Research Fellow, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica; Nobel Laureate, CHINESE TAIPEI
48. * LIM, Chuan Poh, Chairman, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), SG
49. LIU, Peng, Managing Director, Sinocity Investment Limited, CN
50. MATSUMOTO, Hiroshi, President, RIKEN, JP
51. McBEAN, Gordon, President, International Council for Science (ICSU); Professor Emeritus, University of Western Ontario, CA
52. * McKINNELL, Henry A., Chairman, Moody's Corporation; Chairman, Emmaus Life Sciences, US
53. * McNUTT, Marcia, Editor-in-Chief, Science family of journals, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), US
54. MEUNIER, Bernard, President, French Academy of Sciences, FR
55. * MUROMACHI, Masashi, Executive Advisor, Toshiba Corporation, JP
56. * NAKANISHI, Hiroaki, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hitachi Ltd., JP
57. NOYORI, Ryoji, Director-General, Center for Research and Development Strategy (CRDS), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST); Nobel Laureate, JP
58. * NURSE, Paul, Director and Chief Executive, The Francis Crick Institute; former President, The Royal Society; Nobel Laureate, UK
59. ** OKIMURA, Kazuki, Chairman, Japan Foundation of Public Communication on Science and Technology (PCOST), JP
60. * OMI, Koji, Founder and Chairman, Science and Technology in Society forum (STS forum), JP
61. ONISHI, Takashi, President, Science Council of Japan (SCJ), JP
62. PALIS, Jr., Jacob, President, Brazilian Academy of Sciences (ABC), BR
63. PRIYANTO, Unggul, Chairman, Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT), ID
64. RAMAKRISHNAN, Venkatraman, President, Royal Society; Nobel Laureate, UK
65. RIETSCHEL, Ernst Th., European Affairs Representative, acatech (National Academy of Science and Engineering), DE
66. ROBERTS, Richard J., Chief Scientific Officer, New England Biolabs Incorporated; Nobel Laureate, UK
67. RUBBIA, Carlo, Scientific Director, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. (IASS); Nobel Laureate, IT
68. RÜBIG, Paul, Chairman, Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA); Member, European Parliament, AT
69. RUBINSTEIN, Ellis, President and Chief Executive Officer, The New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS), US
70. * SAKAKIBARA, Sadayuki, Chairman, Keidanren (Japan Business Federation); Chief Senior Advisor, Chief Senior Counselor, Toray Industries, Inc., JP
71. * SERAGELDIN, Ismail, Director, Library of Alexandria; Advisor to the Prime Minister for Cultural, Scientific and Museum Affairs, EG
72. * SHIRAO, Takayuki, Executive Director, Science and Technology in Society forum (STS forum), JP
73. TAHA, Elzubair B., Governor, Gezira State; former Minister of Science and Technology, SD
74. TANIGUCHI, Tomihiro, Senior Adviser, Science and Technology in Society forum (STS forum), JP
75. * UCHIYAMADA, Takeshi, Chairman of the Board, Toyota Motor Corporation, JP
76. * WALLBERG, Harriet, University Chancellor, Swedish Higher Education Authority; Professor of Physiology, former-President, Karolinska Institutet, SE
77. WALPORT, Mark, UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser, Government Office for Science, UK
78. WAMBUGU, Florence M., Chief Executive Officer, Africa Harvest Biotech Foundation International (AHBFI), KE
79. WINCE-SMITH, Deborah L., President and Chief Executive Officer, Council on Competitiveness, US
80. YEO, Philip, Chairman, Economic Development Innovations Singapore (EDIS); Chairman, SPRING Singapore, SG
81. YONEKURA, Hiromasa, Counselor, Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. JP
82. * YOSHIKAWA, Hiroyuki, Special Counselor to the President, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), JP
83. ZEHNDER, Alexander J.B., President and Founder, Triple Z Ltd.; former President of the ETH Board, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), CH
84. ZERHOUNI, Elias A., U.S. Science Envoy; President of Global Research & Development, Sanofi SA, US
85. ZULKARNAIN, Iskandar, Chairman, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), ID

[85 Council Members from 28 countries and regions, 1 international organization, 20 Board Members, 1 Auditor]